US refuses to lift Sudan sanctions threat over Darfur

The threat of sanctions against Sudan will only be lifted when Khartoum makes good on its pledge to allow United Nations peacekeepers into Darfur, the top US diplomat for Africa said Monday. Previous promises from President Omar al-Beshir had come to nothing and only actions, not words, would suffice, said Assistant Secretary of State Jendai Frazer after a UN Security Council delegation said it had secured agreement from Sudan’s government for a strengthened peacekeeping force to be deployed in Darfur. Full Story

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