RSF take control of Wad Nubawi neighborhood
August 8, 2023, Central Omdurman
Coordinates (first scene in the video): 15.640596, 32.486166
Coordinates (second scene in the video starting at 1:11): 15.664466, 32.489830
Date: August 8, 2023
Description: The video from the beginning until 01:10 shows RSF forces in front of Al-Khalifa Square moving towards the north on Al-Morada Street. This is an area that they have controlled for a long time. Starting from 01:11, the video was filmed on Al-Wadi Street in front of Wad Nubawi stadium. It shows RSF soldiers with a vehicle that they say they captured from SAF.
Context: SAF launched coordinated attacks in several central Omdurman neighborhoods on August 7-8, according to statements by multiple civilian sources as well as the warring parties themselves. Although SAF entered Wad Nubawi, this video and others filmed nearby show that RSF took control of the area after SAF withdrew.