Intentional burning of Tajalei

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The Satellite Sentinel Project (SSP) has released new satellite imagery confirming the intentional burning of a third village, Tajalei, in Sudan’s Abyei region, in addition to the deliberate destruction since March 2 of the villages of Maker Abior and Todach.

DigitalGlobe satellite imagery, taken March 3 and March 6, 2011, show that at least 300 buildings at Tajalei were intentionally destroyed by fire.

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Read the report, “Flashpoint: Abyei,”

Read the press release, "Satellite Sentinel Project Confirms Deliberate Burning of Third Village in Abyei Region."