Sudan: Chaos in Shagarab Camp as Bedouin and Security Forces Attack Refugees

By TesfaNews, UNCONFIRMED reports from Eastern Sudan indicates that Rashaida Bedouins and Sudanese security forces reportedly staged a deadly attack upon Eritrean refugees inside the Shagarab-1 refugee camp in eastern Sudan. This large refugee camp near Kassala serves predominantly as a transit hub for Eritrean migrants and is the first and most important base for […]

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Traffickers Attacking Eritrean Refugees in Sudan

By Katy Migiro (Reuters), NAIROBI (AlertNet) – Eritrean refugees in Sudan are living in fear of further attacks after several were kidnapped last week from the Shagarab camp complex, 70km west of the Eritrean border, rights groups say. Since 2009, human traffickers have snatched thousands of Eritrean refugees from camps in eastern Sudan for ransom, sexual exploitation, […]

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Appalling Abuse of Kidnapped Refugees in Sinai Must End

The only solution we see right now is to make people aware while they’re still in their home country about the dangers of crossing Sinai By Amnesty International, Egypt and Sudan must make urgent and concerted efforts to stop asylum-seekers and refugees being kidnapped from camps in Sudan, forcibly transported to Egypt, and being severely […]

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