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Sudan probes accusations of 'mass rape' in a Darfur village

Nov 24, 2014    

Tabit, Sudan: Beneath one of the thorny trees dotting the village of Tabit, Darfur's prosecutor general sat interviewing women about a report Sudanese troops arrived last month and carried out a mass rape.Dressed in his suit despite the 35 degrees Celsius (95 degrees Fahrenheit) heat, Yasir Ahmed Mohamed took notes at a table as a woman wearing a brightly coloured robe talked to him. Nearby 10 others waited in line for their turn with the prosecutor.Under pressure to quash allegations that Sudanese troops raped 200 women and girls here on 31 October after a soldier disappeared, the government ...

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