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Deadly tribal clashes in South Darfur draw concern of UN-African Union mission

16 July 2015 – The African Union–United Nations Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) today expressed deep concern over reports of escalating tensions and confrontations between the Reizegat and the Habaniya tribes in Al Sunta – 150 kilometres south-east of Nyala – South Darfur.

ICC Prosecutor says determination to bring justice to people of Sudan remains ‘unshaken’

29 June 2015 – Over six years since the issuance of the first warrant of arrest against Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir, the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) today said that her Office's determination to bring “independent and impartial justice” to the people of Sudan remains “unshaken”.

Security Council extends UN-African Union operation in Darfur for another year

29 June 2015 – Expressing deep concern at the “serious deterioration” in the security situation in Darfur, the Security Council has decided today to extend for one year, until 30 June 2016, the mandate of the African Union-United Nations Hybrid Operation in the Western region of Sudan.