According to a military statement, Ethiopian troops were forced to retreat from the Umm Barakit area without giving further information. The head of Sudan’s military, General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, told reporters the incident took place on Saturday.
The armed forces resisted an incursion by Ethiopian troops and forced them to retreat
“The armed forces resisted an incursion by Ethiopian troops and forced them to retreat,” Al-Taher Abu Haja, media adviser to the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, told Anadolu Agency. “The army will not allow the Ethiopian forces to enter Al-Fashqa again after reclaiming the territory,” he said.