UN Security Council approves peacekeepers for Sudan
Friday, March 25, 2005
The peacekeeping force will enforce a ceasefire agreement between Sudan'sgovernment and the .
Jean-Marie Guehenno, head of UN peacekeeping operations, welcomed the Security Council's unanimous support of the resolution, but warned of "serious political hurdles" and "unprecedented logistical obstacles".
"If security does not improve quickly, the killings and rapes will continue. We must not allow allow this catastrophic scenario to become a foregone conclusion," he said.
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