Sudan Christians Flee Bloodshed; Attacks Continue

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Christians in Sudan were among thousands of refugees Wednesday, May 25, amid several attacks against them and fears of a new civil war between the Arab-dominated north and the Christian-animist south, which voted overwhelmingly to secede in a January referendum.

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Seven Children Executed, 24 Enslaved During US State Department Visit to Sudan

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On 20 November, the day after US Assistant Secretary of State Susan Rice's arrival in Marial Bai to meet with victims of slavery, the armed forces of the Government of Sudan executed seven black African school boys following a mid-morning slave raid on the nearby Guong Nowh Community Elementary School, according to Simon Wol, the Civil Commissioner of Aweil West County. Government soldiers also enslaved 24 other children, including six girls.

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Christian Persecution Info » Christian Persecution » Africa » Sudan

Christian Persecution Info » Christian Persecution » Africa » Sudan