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dbt Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Dec-25-11 04:08 AM
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Sudan Darfur rebel Khalil Ibrahim 'killed by army'
Source: BBC

The Sudanese army says it has killed the leader of Darfur's main rebel group, Khalil Ibrahim of the Justice and Equality Movement (Jem).

The report of his death, in fighting in the Wad Banda area of North Kordofan, could not be independently verified. <snip>

Sudanese army spokesman Sawarmi Khaled Sad told the BBC Arabic Service that Mr Ibrahim had been killed at dawn on Sunday .

He and other rebel leaders had been trying to enter South Sudan, which seceded from Sudan in July, the spokesman told Sudanese TV.


Read more: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-16328441
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ShockediSay Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Dec-25-11 12:40 PM
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1. So should we be feeling glad or sad? If Qadaffi
was giving him sanctuary, I suspect we should be glad.
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