Investigation committee visits conflict-affected areas in Abyei Administrative Area

 

the investigation committee inspecting the damage in Aneit market | 29 03 2022 | photo credit the Vice president office page in Facebook.

Agok attack investigation committee visited villages affected by violence in Abyei Administrative Area on Tuesday.

The visiting team started in Akechnhial, Malual Aleu, Athony, Mac-bong, Juol and Aneit markets in Agok Town. The committee was expected to visit the villages of Maker, Wunchuei, Abathok Malou, Akotchok, Geel, and Niel.

The visit came after the committee completed the investigation with 18 chiefs in the area on Monday.

The clashes between armed youth said to be from Twic County in Warrap State and of Abyei began with an attack on Agok on 8th February and escalated.

On 10, 11, 12 February, also on March 5 and 6, similar attacks were launched leaving tens people dead.