In a report to the UN Security Council released last month, a panel of five experts said that rebel groups from Darfur region including the JEM
"work as mercenaries" with South Sudanese government and the different warring parties in Libya.
When used as an integrated CBRN warning and reporting entity, JWARN and JEM
provide operational commanders with a comprehensive analysis, response, and predictive modeling capability to mitigate the effects of CBRN/toxic industrial material hazards.
In May JEM
moved its forces out of its previous stronghold near the border with neighboring Chad and has since reported repeated clashes with Sudan's army in central and eastern parts of the region.
is one of two rebel forces that took up arms against Sudan s government in 2003, accusing it of marginalizing the region s population and starving it of funding.
Chadian President Idriss Deby has ethnic links with JEM
's leaders and has been accused of backing JEM
The rebel delegation is expected to include a number of military commanders and JEM
representatives in different capitals.
Violence surged in 2003 after JEM
and other mostly non-Arab rebels took up arms against Sudan's government, accusing it of neglecting the development of the region.
Khartoum said JEM
were trying to cover up plans for a new offensive in Darfur.
Ibrahim told Sudan Tribune on Saturday in Paris that they have "released all government POWs and pardoned JEM
defectors who were tried for high treason".
A statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that the concerned authorities estimated the number of JEM
forces that moved from Wadi Hawar in North Darfur State at 120 Land Cruiser vehicles loaded with various types of weapons, one armored Land Cruiser car carrying the leader of the JEM
and three large vehicles loaded with multi rocket propellers and three big vehicles loaded with machine guns 37m and two cars loaded with guns 32m and a car for communications carrying some nine the field commanders of the movement and 430 elements.
Sudan s army denied launching any attacks on JEM
and a senior government official accused the rebels of seizing new territory in the remote western region, against the terms of the same agreement.
September 11, 2016 (KHARTOUM) - The former rebel Justice and Equality Movement (JEM
-Dabago), a breakaway group from JEM
, has called on the latter to speed up the transfer of Prisoners of War (POWs) through the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).