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Two firewood collectors killed in Central Darfur

February 26 - 2015 ZALINGEI LOCALITY
(file photo)
(file photo)

Two young residents of the Hamidiya camp for the displaced in Zalingei locality, Central Darfur were shot dead today. A third man was seriously injured.

“Militiamen in military uniforms, riding on camels and horses, attacked a group of displaced when they were collecting firewood at Wadi Oyur, northeast of Zalingei,” the coordinator of the Central Darfur camps told Dabanga.

“They began firing at the group, killing Bahreldin Mohamed Adam (16), and Hamza Haroun Adam (17) on the spot. Abdelrazeg Younes Adam was taken to the Zalingei Hospital in critical condition.”

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