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Abd-Arrahman, Abbas Abkar.
[Sudanese air force raiding a village in Darfur].
Refugee camp, Eastern Chad,
Pencil on paper.
Arabic text in the drawing translates to, "Bismi Allah Arrahman Arrahim (in the name of God the most compassionate and the most merciful). Date: 06/28/2007. My name is Abbas Abkar Abd-Arrahman. I'm 15 years old now and I live in Chad. I was 12 when I left Sudan."
This drawing by a 15 year old Darfuri boy shows Sudanese air force planes dropping bombs on villages in Darfur. Women are being abducted and Janjaweed militia who came to the villages while riding horses participate in shooting civilians. Armored trucks are also seen firing mortar rounds meant to destroy the houses in village.
Copyright: Waging Peace.
v Pictorial Works.
Drawings (Visual Works).
t Waging Peace Darfuri Children's Drawings