Kharassana (10 Jan 2011)

Small Arms Survey received reports that some 4,000 - 6,000 Misseriya supporting the north Sudanese-affiliated Popular Defense Force militia, or PDF, were gathering near Kharassana, north of Abyei Town as of October, 2010.


Related to this event, our first published report contains imagery and analysis of SAF deployments, artillery, and fortificatons at an outpost near Kharassana:

Imagery from the report:

Sources & Related Media: 

(Small Arms Survey. "Armed Entities in South Kordofan." Sudan Human Security Baseline Assessment Report. December 2010.)