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WASHINGTON -- The Satellite Sentinel Project (SSP) has released a situation report, “Scorched Earth Nearal Abassiya,” with DigitalGlobe satellite imageryshowing the recent intentional burning of 13 villages and a 31-square-mile (82 square kilometer) area of scorched earth in the Nuba Mountains of South Kordofan, Sudan.
WASHINGTON -- The Satellite Sentinel Project (SSP) has released a comparative analysis of before-and-after DigitalGlobe imagery of the arms factory in the Khartoum, Sudan, which exploded and caught fire at approximately 12:30 a.m. on October 24.
"Sudan intelligence services on Tuesday imposed press censorship, which was lifted in September, six months ahead of a key referendum on independence for south Sudan, the country's association of journalists said."
"The head of the UN-African Union peacekeeping mission in Sudan's Darfur called Tuesday for the Sudanese government and rebels to lift immediately restrictions on its movements."
"A Sudanese opposition leader said Thursday his 45-day detention and the shuttering of his party newspaper are proof that the country's historic elections haven't changed the regime's 'oppressive' ways."
"Two rival Arab tribes have signed a peace deal in Sudan's Darfur region, peacekeepers said on Tuesday, raising hopes for an end to fighting that has killed more than 200 people since March."
"Worsening security in Sudan's Darfur region is forcing aid agencies to cut or suspend some relief programmes, the United Nations said on Thursday."