15 July, 2000
The village of Nhialdiu attacked and burnt. The militias rounded up the elderly and burned them alive. Some of the dead were also very young children.
Perpetrator: GOS (referring to Government militias)
Reference: HRW 2003: 262-3, 557; Christian Aid, The scorched earth: Oil and war in Sudan, London, March 2001: 8; Julie Flint, “Desperation in Sudan,” Dagens Nyheter (Stockholm), March 15-16, 2001