Pro-government militias launched an attack on a voluntary return village located in Bilal locality, South Darfur, killing one man, the local commissioner told Radio Dabanga.
The attack occurred at 11pm on Saturday, 8 December, on the area of Hujair Sambo, the commissioner asserted.
He added the militiamen burned 10 houses and killed a citizen after “heavily firing gunshots in the air”, stressing the properties losses are “substantial”.
Abdel Karim Musa, governor of South Darfur, declared that a “group of outlaws attacked the area, caused chaos and killed a citizen”.
Radio Dabanga file photo
See also: Armed herders burn village of voluntary return in W Darfur (10 December 2012)