UN urges action over Darfur troops

Peacekeeping efforts in Sudan region hampered by lack of effort by other nations, UN warns.

    The conflict in Darfur has displaced millions of civilians from their homes [GALLO/GETTY]

    Le Roy also said on Friday that fighting had continued in the region despite a unilateral cease-fire declared by the Sudanese government last month.

    And he warned that said Sudanese government forces had continued to conducted air strikes in recent months, while rebel groups had attacked government forces.

    SOURCE: Agencies


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