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‘Govt. forces, rebels clash in North Darfur’: reports

May 3 - 2015 KUTUM LOCALITY
Vehicles allegedly seized from rebel forces in East Jebel Marra, 1 January 2015 (Sudan Armed Forces)
Vehicles allegedly seized from rebel forces in East Jebel Marra, 1 January 2015 (Sudan Armed Forces)

Government forces and rebel fighters clashed in Kutum locality, North Darfur, on Saturday.

Both parties claim victory in the fighting that erupted in Khor Salman, 30km southwest of Kutum town.

The Sudanese authorities exhibited a large lorry loaded with military supplies and a number of Land Cruisers allegedly seized from the rebel forces.

According to multiple sources in Kutum, a number of wounded government forces were taken to the town’s hospital. They were later transferred to various hospitals in El Fasher, capital of North Darfur.


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