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Two gang-raped in North Darfur’s Tawila

April 7 - 2015 TAWILA LOCALITY
Darfuri women returning home with straw (Didier Ruef)
Darfuri women returning home with straw (Didier Ruef)

Three militiamen raped two young women in Tawila locality on Monday.

Speaking to Radio Dabanga, a listener reported that the two women, aged 21 and 17, from Karkar village, 20 kilometres south of Tawila town, were collecting firewood in the area of Riheid See Sawa.

“Three Janjaweed riding on camels and wearing military uniforms ambushed the women, and repeatedly raped them at gunpoint.”
 


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