Rier

22 May 2002, 8.30 in the morning

18 people killed, with up to 95 others wounded, of which 35 seriously. Many of the wounded lost limbs (arms and legs). Some sources refer to at least 18 dead and more than 100 wounded.

Perpetrator: GoS using an Antonov-32 bomber which dropped 16 bombs over Rier

Reference: https://reliefweb.int/report/sudan/sudan-focus-aerial-bombing-rier, accessed on 29-4-2022; Affärer i blod och olja, p 15-16; https://www.expressen.se/debatt/kerstin-lundell-carl-bildt-tiger-om-oljans-offer/ accessed on 3-5-2022



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