Sudan threatens Israel after blast

2012-10-24 18:43

Khartoum - Sudan on Wednesday accused Israel of bombing a military factory and threatened retaliation after the attack that killed two people.

"We think Israel did the bombing," Culture and Information Minister Ahmed Bilal Osman told a news conference.
"We reserve the right to react at a place and time we choose."

He said four aircraft were involved in the attack, which occurred at about midnight on Tuesday at the Yarmouk military manufacturing facility in south Khartoum.

Evidence pointing to Israel was found among remnants of the explosives, he said.

  • Malose-Nyatlo - 2012-10-24 20:07

    Why would Israel do that?

      terrylee.heuer - 2012-10-24 20:19

      Not sure but there are thousands of sudanese refugees in Israel and Israel regard Sudan as hostile!

  • charlwessels - 2012-10-24 20:46

    Sudan is at loggerheads with South Sudan. Israel has always supported the countries at the headwaters of the Nile. These countries are not happy with the unreasonable claims that Egypt and Sudan make on the water of the Nile. South Sudan has part of the Nile flowing through it. Whoever controls the Nile, controls Egypt. u

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