Abyei Incursion: Evidence of Northern-Aligned Forces Deployed to Abyei Region

The Satellite Sentinel Project has released imagery confirming the movement of additional forces backed by the Government of Sudan into the contested Abyei region. The latest imagery reveals the presence of fortified encampments inside Abyei near Bongo, Goli and Diffra, according to the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative and UNITAR/UNOSAT analysis of the DigitalGlobe satellite imagery. DigitalGlobe contributed additional analysis.