No air craft shot down – UPDF

The UPDF has refuted reports that its aircraft was gunned down in south Sudan.

Opposition forces led by former vice-president, Riek Machar, said they have shot down a helicopter gunship on Sunday which tried to bomb their forces that control the Upper Nile state’s capital, Malakal.

The spokesperson of the Ugandan air force Maj.Tabaaro Kiconco says the UPDF is not engaged in any military operation in south Sudan.