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Troops are needed in Darfur, says UN

BMJ 2006; 333 doi: (Published 07 September 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;333:514
  1. Peter Moszynski
  1. London

    Hundreds of thousands of people could die in the next few weeks in the Darfur region of Sudan unless United Nations troops are allowed to take over peace keeping in the region to avoid further war, the UN has warned. Further outbreaks of fighting would mean the withdrawal of international staff from Darfur, leaving millions of vulnerable people without help, officials have said.

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    Refugees at waterhole in the dry river Wadi Kaca in Darfur

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