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RSF militiamen rob displaced in South Darfur

December 25 - 2017 GIREIDA
RSF troops in the field (RSF official facebook page)
RSF troops in the field (RSF official facebook page)

On Saturday, members of the paramilitary Rapid Support Forces (RSF), Sudan’s largest government militia, attacked six displaced people near Gireida, and robbed them of their belongings.

Speaking to Radio Dabanga, a resident of the Abola camp for the displaced near Gireida reported that a group of RSF militiamen riding in two vehicles stormed the camp at about 9 am.

“They attacked six people, among them the main camp sheikh. They beat them with their rifles, causing varying degrees of injuries,” he said.

“They then seized SDG 6,500 ($ 925) from them, jewellery from Fatima Adam Yahya worth SDG 10,000 ($ 1.420), and gold from Saadiya Adam Mohamed worth SDG 5,000.

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