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The Masalit (masara in Masalit; Arabic: ماساليت‎) are a nation of people of Darfur in western Sudan and Wadai in eastern Chad. They speak Masalit, a Nilo-Saharan language of the Maba group. They numbered about 250,000 in 1983[2].

Between 1884 and 1921 they established a state called Dar Masalit.

The Masalit are well known for their Muslim piety.[1]

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  1. ^ [1] de Waal, Alex, "Darfur's deep grievances defy all hopes for an easy solution", opinion article, The Observer of London, July 25, 2004, accessed September 4, 2007

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Masalit - Goro (Hunting)

Daowd Saleh talks about how the Masalit people used to hunt in West Darfur before the conflict. (Subtitles forthcoming)

masalit song

masalit dance by Abdalla kijak in united state.

Masalit مساليت

A documentary film about Al Masalit tribe in Sudan. برنامج وثائقى في قناة الشروق عن قبيلة المساليت في السودان مساليت دار مساليت...

Masalit Song

masalit music

masalit music.

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masalit song western darfur.

Masalit reading

A book about maslite people and kids teaching then to read in maslit and to wright in maslit.

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masalit song

masalit song.

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World Press Review
Tue, 13 Jun 2006 00:30:49 -0700

However, aid workers in Goz Beida who asked not to be named, told IRIN they believe the Dadjo might be being targeted by the Janjaweed for having close ties to the Masalit people of Darfur, who have been the target of attacks there. The Dadjo ...
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