Community police report robbery along Abyei-Sudan road

Community Police officer wearing safety jacket at Agok Airstrip on the day the new Chief Administrator Kuol Deim Kuol arrived from Juba. | Credit: Deng Korchiek Ayom| AIRS 2020

Community police say travelers from Sudan to Abyei Administrative Area were robbed of their belongings on Wednesday in Langar/Goli village in Northern Abyei.

The head of community police in Ameth Aguok County, said unknown armed men stopped people coming from Sudan and took some money and mobile phones from them.

Deng Kuol says they were also told that similar incident happened on the road between Amiet market and Diari. The police advised people who want to travel form Abyei to Sudan to wait until security improves.