FAR aid worker killed in Sudan
24/03/09 20:02 Filed in: Security Incident
On 23 March, Adam Khatir, a Sudanese aid worker with Fellowship of African Relief
, was shot dead by gunmen at his home in Kongo Haraza, Sudan. According to Mark Simmons, FAR’s country director, “He was ambushed on Saturday by men who wanted his Thuraya satellite telephone. They came to his home on Monday evening to take the phone, but it wasn't there. The armed men then opened fire on him."
On 21 February two aid workers with Aide Médicale Internationale were killed
when gunmen attacked a public bus near Nyala.
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