Darfur: dozens of Sierra Leonean police officers join UN-African Union mission

Dozens of police officers from Sierra Leone today joined the United Nations-African Union peacekeeping mission, known as UNAMID, in the war-torn Darfur region of Sudan.

UN-African Union envoy to Darfur condemns killing of blue helmet

Unidentified gunmen shot dead an international peacekeeper outside his home in South Darfur last night, the joint African Union-United Nations Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) announced with “deep regret” today.