Many Local Sudanese Horrified By Flogging Woman Video

Beyond the Veil| Anne’s friends in North Africa have sent news of the local reaction to the bone-chilling, ferocious public flogging of a woman in Khartoum this week. (follow link to video)

Anne shares their writing and The Guardian writer Nesrine Malik weighs in on the brutality in Khartoum. NBC’s Ann Curry and George Clooney were recently in Southern Sudan, as fears mount that civil war is coming after elections to split North and South Sudan in Jan, 2011. Read on: Laughing Brutality in Woman’s Flogging Video Chills Sudan.