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Sudan begins relocating Al-Yarmook arms factory out of populated areas – official

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November 25, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The governor of Khartoum State, Abdel Rahman Al-Khidir, has announced the commencement of an operation to relocate arms-manufacturing units of Al-Yarmook military factory away from populated areas in the capital Khartoum, one month after the facility was hit in an airstrike Sudan accuses Israel of conducting.

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Fire engulf the Yarmouk ammunition factory in Khartoum October 24, 2012. - Reuters

Addressing a rally held on Saturday to condemn the Israeli “aggression” that pulverized storage containers of the plant in the southern suburbs of Khartoum, killed three people and caused panic in nearby residential areas on 23 October, the governor said that the authorities had officially started construction of a new headquarters for the factory away from residential areas in order to resume its production in the upcoming period.

Al-Khidir did not, however, indicate where the new location will be or whether it will be within the boundaries of Khartoum state. The governor added that a committee had been formed to seek out ways of compensating citizens whose properties were affected in the airstrike. Several buildings close to the site of the attack sustained damages.

Israel neither denied nor confirmed responsibility for the airstrike but the Jewish state accuses Sudan of being an ally of its arch enemy Iran as well as a conduit for arms smuggling activities toward the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip.

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  • 25 November 2012 15:03, by panchol

    Even if your Government thugs construct hundreds of arms factories in khartoum, SPLA/N will not their country to you Arabs. you are just foreigners in that land.

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  • 25 November 2012 15:07, by panchol

    Even if your Government thugs construct hundreds of arms factories in khartoum, SPLA/N will not leave their country to you Arabs. you are just foreigners in that land.

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    • 27 November 2012 06:56, by okucu pa lotinokwan

      That is the result of dirty plan by Khartoum,many youths who worked for this Yarmook factory, all had been killed,one youth who escape from this factory told me mostly in 1990 and upwards.By relocating the factory will not help at all,since the whole world are aware of this Iran’s dirty plan with Khartoum.
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  • 25 November 2012 15:22, by panchol

    Wow! damn fake Arabs are trying to tell South Sudanese nation that they are being supported somewhere in Arab world. lol! lol! where will Sudan gets;
    1. iron
    2. Uranium
    3. and all other substances which are essential for the manufacturing of weapons. They are even with assumption of having scientist lol! lol! poor country hahahahahahahahahahah! ohohohohoh!

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    • 25 November 2012 15:42, by Kus al-Junub

      Pan-cock or Pan-shit,
      Shut your stinking mouth before being invaded by zombies flies. We’re not ashamed of supporting Hezbollah in Palestine nor do we shy away from our relationship with Iran. Soon will response to Israel aggression amicably for the crime they committed against Sudanese people, and soon we will bomb your weak ass government in Juba. al-Hamdulah Sudan is bless with many resources.

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      • 15 January 2013 14:04, by BlackNoah

        hahahahhahaahhahahahhahah
        North Sudan will response to Israel aggression
        funniest joke i ever read...keep dreaming son of slaves

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  • 25 November 2012 17:32, by panchol

    kuc al-shet
    The only rifle which produce fire is only in Arab world while Israeli guns produce water. try to bomb Juba, this is the time SAF will take us to khartoum.
    The symptoms of concer disease start to develop, try to let one bomb hit Juba, you will see yourselves how tough confrontations your SAF shall face.

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  • 25 November 2012 17:37, by panchol

    kuc al-shet
    The only rifle which produce fire is only in Arab world while Israeli guns produce water. try to bomb Juba, this is the time SAF will take us to khartoum.
    The symptoms of concer disease start to develop, try to let one bomb hit Juba, you will see yourselves how tough confrontations your SAF shall face.

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    • 25 November 2012 17:58, by Northern Sudanese

      panchol
      so only if we bomb juba, then you will dare to attack us??? lol, so the cowboy must first be affected then he will respond, you know what, we will continue to bomb your souls forever and you can continue repeating you same fake threats for another 50 years. you low lives have nothing other than the oil

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  • 26 November 2012 07:04, by Son of Ngundeng

    Dear KUS AL SHAMAL.fuck you first before i say aword, know that you are still a slaves to Africa, if south sudan order now you will leave sudan for good, but if we let you go back where your foots brought you from Arab Gulf, no body will clean the south sudanese’s toilets, does why we will let you live in sudan as slaves of Africa.

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