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February 26, 2023

Sudan Tribune: Government kills 50 civilians in two-day attack on Jebel Marra - Darfur rebels.  Darfur rebel group said the Sudanese army was attacking their positions in Jebel Marra since yesterday adding they repelled the assailants and killed dozens of soldiers while over fifty civilians are dead following the bombing.

News24: Sudan aid group halts activity.  French aid group Medecins du Monde (MDM) said it had suspended on Wednesday activities in the Jebel Marra region of Darfur in western Sudan following a military offensive targeting a rebel hold-out group.  The town of Deribat, a stronghold of the Sudan Liberation Army faction of Abdel Wahid Nur, was attacked on Wednesday, the aid group said.

Afrique en ligne: UN envoys to meet in Kigali to plan Darfur peace restoration.  United Nations Special Envoys to Sudan will meet in Kigali, Rwanda, this weekend (26-28 February) to plan for the future of peace in Darfur, after the latest fighting there uprooted over 1,500 people in Darfur's Jabel Marra region.

UN News Centre: Long-awaited helicopters arrive for UN-African Union mission in Darfur.  The joint United Nations-African Union peacekeeping mission in Sudan's war-ravaged Darfur region has received five crucial long-awaited helicopters to help it protect civilians in a seven-year conflict between the Government and rebels that has killed at least 300,000 people and driven 2.7 million others from their homes.

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