UN's Ban heads for Sudan

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon flies to Sudan on Monday to push for talks between the government and rebels to end the four-year-old crisis in Darfur and clear the way for a big peacekeeping force.

UN's Ban heads for Sudan
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon flies to Sudan on Monday to push for talks between the government and rebels to end the four-year-old crisis in Darfur and clear the way for a big peacekeeping force.

Ban will also visit neighboring Chad and Libya during a six-day tour, U.N. officials and diplomats say.

Ban, who during his eight months in office has already met Bashir twice in other countries, has put top priority on resolving the conflict in Darfur, western Sudan.

Reuters
Last Mod: 02 Eylül 2007, 19:36
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