The heart-breaking plea cuts through the air like a slap. “Please. I need help, I can’t have this baby,” Sara says.
The Sudanese tea seller was drugged and raped by men she believes are part of feared paramilitary group the Rapid Support Forces, just after they cleared the main protest camp in Khartoum in June.
Sara is in her twenties, divorced, penniless and malnourished. She was told she could take a pill to make the problem go away. She did not realise this far into the pregnancy, this is no longer an option. She also did not know that the surgery required may not be available in Sudan, where abortion is a serious taboo.
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