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Source: Radio Dabanga

Ten members of the paramilitary Popular Defence Forces (PDF) were killed, and 13 others wounded in Gedaref State on Friday.

Ethiopian gunmen attacked farmlands in the area of Basonda at the Sudanese-Ethiopian border on Friday morning, a farmer reported to Radio Dabanga from the area. “Ten PDF troops were killed and 13 other injured.”

“The gunmen are attempting to control agricultural projects in Basonda, which are owned by the Popular Defence Forces”, the farmer explained. “This is the second attack within one month.”

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