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Air Force bombing civilians.

Dublin Core

Title

Air Force bombing civilians.

Subject

Genocide Sudan Darfur, Ethnic conflict Sudan Darfur, Refugees Sudan Pictorial works, Sudan History Darfur conflict Pictorial works, Darfur (Sudan) Pictorial works, Drawings (Visual works).

Description

Drawing that depicts a Sudanese military helicopter and jet bombing of a village in Darfur. Also depicts unarmed civilians being shot with high caliber machine guns mounted on trucks.

Arabic text on the drawing translates to, "Badrya Khamees Hassan. In the name of God the compassionate and the merciful." On the back of the drawing is additional Arabic text that translates to, "Full name: Badrya Khamees Hassan Adam. I was 10 in Darfur. Now, I'm 14, and I live in a village called Mellah."

Creator

Adam, Badrya Khamees Hassan.

Source

Waging Peace Darfuri Children's Drawings Collection.

Date

2007

Rights

Waging Peace.

Format

Image/Jpeg

Type

Jpeg

Identifier

W36-00449-A

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Drawing paper

Files

Bombing2.jpg

Citation

Adam, Badrya Khamees Hassan. , “Air Force bombing civilians.,” USF Library Special & Digital Collections Exhibits, accessed September 30, 2020, https://exhibits.lib.usf.edu/items/show/1173.