Govt carried out an aerial strike on SPLA-IO position

Govt carried out an aerial strike on SPLA-IO position in WES: Spokesperson

Col. William Gatjiath Deng, The SPLA-IO Spokesperson

Western Equatoria – The SPLA in Opposition said their position came under intensive Aeriel strikes in Western Equatoria State, carried out by goverment using two gunships

“Two heavily  armed  government  gunships fired  at SPLA-I.O position yesterday at 4:PM;The heavy bombardment targeted our positions in the entire region of Western Equatoria where our forces  camp  around  Mundiri area  under command of  Major  Gen.Keny” ~ Col. William Gatjiath Deng said in a press statement imparted to Wangdunkon Media

“2 SPLA/IO soldiers are reported to have minor injuries during the attack.2 military helicopters were seen hovering by the town and later headed back to Juba” ~ Col. Deng continued.

The situation is currently vague and the local civilians are fleeing the town due to fear of another aerial strikes. it’s not clear whether there were some civilians casualties during the strikes.


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