Middle East Economic Survey


No 48



UN Passes Resolution Supporting Peace Efforts In Sudan

The UN Security Council meeting in Nairobi on 19 November passed resolution 1574 supporting the peace processes in Sudan aimed at ending conflicts in southern Sudan and in the western Darfur region of the country. The council called on parties to achieve a formal peace treaty to end of the 21-year old conflict in the south of the country by the end of the year, while also...