Results for: Janjaweed

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Why do the janjaweed kill the non-Arabs?

The Janjaweed are a combination of Chadian and Darfurian Arab partisans, previously tolerated by the Sudan Government and pursued local agendas to control of the land. The maj (MORE)

Who are the janjaweed?

Much of the information in this answer comes from an essay by Brendan Koerner in slate.com. What he wrote in 2005 is still fairly accurate, although some of the violence has d (MORE)

How many Darfurians have the Janjaweed killed?

The estimates range from 200 000- 400-000, with the official United Nations estimate being 300 000. I will not name here the ways in which many were killed, and continue to be (MORE)
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What are the janjaweed after?

They are after eliminating the entire ethnic group of the Black Africans. The Janjaweed are Arab Africans. The two groups are both fighting for power.
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Who are the people known as the Janjaweed?

The Janjaweed are a group of gunmen who operate in Sudan. The name is formed from the Arabic words for 'horse', 'men' and 'gun'. They first formed in 1972.