Saturday, April 20, 2019

Massacre In Akobo, Jonglei State Southern Sudan – August 4 2009

Reports of over 100 people mainly women and children looking for food are killed in Jonglei State in Southern Sudan. There is very little coverage of this incident on some mainstream media outlets in the West.
However, this incident is covered by a BBC World Service audio report by Peter Martell BBC.

Sudan: Call For Disarmament After Massacre – IRIN, The humanitarian news and analysis services of the UN Office for the co-ordination of Humanitarian Affairs. This report includes a map of Jonglei state showing the location of the incident.

Sudan Vision Daily an independent media outlet – More Than 160 killed in Sudan Tribal Raid. August 4 2009

Sudan News Forum – some insight to the thoughts on Southern Sudan, if you can read between the lines.

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