The heroic work of Dr. Tom Catena is featured in The Daily Mail (UK) The last surgeon in the Nuba Mountains, Dr. Tom Catena is featured in a revealing and powerfully compelling story today (18 March 2015) on the Daily Mail (UK) website: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2982858/Tom-Catena-surgeon-Nuba-Mountains-Sudan-genocide-hightlighted-George-Clooney.html The photographs here were all taken by Trevor Snapp.
Dr. Catena’s clinic has treated thousands of victims
Bombing by retrofitted Antonov cargo planes is inherently indiscriminate, part of why Khartoum uses these militarily useless aircraft
The carnage facing Dr. Catena can be overwhelming
Caption for this photograph from Radio Dabanga (18 August 2014 | https://www.radiodabanga.org/node/78745 “Government-backed militiamen shooting at civilians near a UNAMID team site. One was killed, and eight injured. UNAMID did not intervene, and the attack was reported by the UN as a ‘cross-fire incident’ (UNAMID).” In a travesty of an investigation to ascertain the validity […]
Many camps consist of very flimsy—and flammable—materials; and because they are so close together, fire can spread quickly. Without water to fight the fires, camp residents are largely helpless. The image here is from Bindisi camp, where a nine-day fire destroyed 199 homes. (Radio Dabanga, March 3, 2015)
These women are scooping water from earth that may well carry bacteria; sanitation and adequate water supplies are both critical to avoid this sort of dangerous collecting of water.
Here women from Abu Shouk camp struggle to provide their families with the water necessary for life; some water pumps are now controlled by the Rapid Response Forces and other militia elements. Some areas, such as Adila, have been without water for days. In Adila, Radio Dabanga reports (March 5, 2015: “The fourth out of […]
Here a technician measures the water level at Abu Shouk camp in North Darfur; as a large camp, Abu Shouk presents tremendous demand for water, and water tables as a consequence are dropping—here and in many locations.
Some of the twenty-one Coptic Christians from Egypt, all beheaded by Islamist radicals on 15 February 2015 Khartoum officials boast in a meeting of July 1, 2014 that they are assisting and helping to create an Islamist movement in Libya. Radical Islamists in Libya yesterday beheaded 21 Egyptian Coptic […]