UN condemns Sudan's takeover of Abyei

Security Council demands Khartoum withdraw its troops from the disputed region.

    The UN Security council has demanded the immediate withdrawal of Sudanese troops, from the disputed Abyei region, on the border with South Sudan.

    Meanwhile, a leaked United Nations report has warned of a possible campaign of ethnic cleansing in Abyei.

    Al Jazeera's Kristen Saloomey reports from New York.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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