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Jan Eliasson, the UN envoy on Darfur, told Al Jazeera that the Jem has nothing to gain from the attack."I told representatives of Jem they will not achieve any sense of victory from this situation," he said."I fear the situation may get out of control, and this will prove disastrous to the people of Darfur."
"The Chadian government, which has always supported efforts for peace in Sudan and in the region, encourages authorities and the opposition [Sudanese rebels] to maintain the voice of dialogue."