October 24, 2012
Sudan Blames Israel for Factory Blast, Threatens Retaliation
Sudan has blamed Israel for such attacks in the past.
Four military planes attacked an arms factory in Khartoum where there was a huge fire overnight, a Sudanese minister said on Wednesday, blaming Israel for the air strike.Word is Iran, Syria, Palestinian Islamic Jihad, Hamas, al-Qaeda and insert other terror groups here are really burned out over this.
"We think Israel did the bombing," Culture and Information Minister Ahmed
Bilal Osman told a news conference.
"We reserve the right to react at a place and time we choose,” he said, adding that evidence pointing to Israel was found among remnants of the explosives.
The explosion at the military factory in Sudan's capital before dawn Wednesday sent detonating ammunition flying through the air, causing panic among residents, the official news agency and local media reports said.
Officials said there were no reports of deaths, although some residents had suffered from smoke inhalation.[More...]