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