South African military says 1 peacekeeper killed in rebel ambush in Sudan's Darfur region

September 27, 2015 1:34 PM

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JOHANNESBURG – The South African military says one of its troops was killed in Sudan's Darfur region when rebels there ambushed a South African unit that is part of a U.N.-African Union peacekeeping mission.

The military said in a statement that a South African soldier was also seriously injured in the attack on Sunday morning.

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