AFresh attack in Gerieda since yesterday from group of militia, the local sources reported that about 14 people killed inside the town while hundreds of houses including all the properties burnt total and number of people repotted injured and missing as well.
The town’s phone network currently shutdown hence the accurate information still not easy.
HDPO is at standby to send its team to Gerieda whenever the access is possible hence urgently requesting all the humanitarian donors to support its initiatives of the possible intention and provide the lifesaving support such water supply none food items, health and protection support.
Gerieda locates in South Darfur state with a total population of over 130,000 the majority of them are internally displaced people. the town been attacked several times by militias since Darfur conflict were started. the majority of the population are from Masaliet tribe and they have a historical conflict with Falata and Arabs who usually surround Gerieda.
HDPO will mointor the situation closely and will update this section.