Scorched Earth Near Dilling (Imagery)

Scorched Earth Near Dilling

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November 26 and 27 DigitalGlobe satellite imagery indicates that a campaign of serial arson and starvation warfare by the government of Sudan has systematically destroyed a total of at least 26 Nuba villages, as well as food crops and grasslands for grazing cattle across approximately 54 square miles (140 square kilometers) in three areas of the war-torn Sudanese border state of South Kordofan.

Northwest of Dilling, the latest satellite imagery released by SSP reveals deliberate fire damage and destruction to farms and villages in an area of at least 23 square miles (60 square kilometers).

In addition to the fires in the Dilling area, DigitalGlobe imagery reveals fires  burning in a small village located 18 kilometers south of Kadugli on imagery  dated November 27, 2012.

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