Govt forces attack IO position in western Equatoria this morning.

Yambio– Fresh skirmishes are reported to have flared this morning in Li Rangu payam controlled by opposition forces, after govt forces attack them this morning and fighting continues as we are writing this piece.

The details are not yet clear as the fighting is still ragging.

Last week unknown gunmen attacked the town and killed number of people and withdrew back from the town, the onslaught had forced many people to flee their homes for safety.

Fighting and ambushes have been intensified in greater Equatoria since the resumption of hostilities in July. 

Govt soldiers have been repeatedly accused of commiting atrocities against the local community, killing on ethnic line, raping and burning the tukuls of the local community in Equatoria region.

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