Darfur clash kills 2 Egyptian peacekeepers in Sudan

Two Egyptian peacekeepers were killed and three seriously wounded in Sudan's western Darfur region, the United Nations said.

Darfur clash kills 2 Egyptian peacekeepers in Sudan

Two Egyptian peacekeepers were killed and three seriously wounded in Sudan's western Darfur region when unidentified armed men opened fire on their convoy on Friday, the United Nations said.

The ambush brought to 24 the number of personnel from the joint African Union/United Nations UNAMID peacekeeping mission killed in hostile action since the mission was set up at the beginning of 2008, a UNAMID statement said.

Reuters

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