Chinese peacekeeping force completes evacuation of UN personnel in Sudan

A Chinese peacekeeping force has completed the evacuation of United Nations personnel stuck in Abu Qussa and Tishwin and the resupply of UN military personnel. Since clashes began last month between Sudanese forces and Rapid Support Forces, a military observation post UN in Abu Qussa on the border between South Sudan and Sudan has been cut off from land traffic. The Chinese peacekeepers' helicopter unit dispatched 12 helicopters to evacuate 79 personnel from the UN to Abyei.

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