Evidence of mass graves in Kadugli (Sudan)

Let your study and prayer become action. Though a new country has been born the violence that is part of daily life in Sudan has intensified.

14 July 2011 | Overview Satellite Sentinel Project (SSP) has found evidence consistent with allegations that the Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) and Government of Sudan-aligned (GoS) militias have apparently engaged in a campaign of systematic mass killing of civilians in Kadugli, South Kordofan. Under the Rome Statute and other international humani- tarian law, the systematic killing of civilians in peace or war by their own government can constitute crimes against humanity. Read more

Using this report the Episcopal News Service offers the testimony of the Bishop of Kadugli. Let his words be a further invitation to prayer and action

Less than a week after South Sudan celebrated its long-awaited independence, Bishop Andudu Adam Elnail of the Episcopal Diocese of Kadugli has said it is “devastating and saddening” to learn that his people of the South Kordofan region, “friends, brothers and sisters, children, my flock, have been killed mercilessly and are lying now in mass graves in Kadugli.”  Read more

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