"One person died from injuries suffered in the abdomen during the dispersal of protesters in Nyala by security forces," a doctors' committee that is part...
Since 2003, Darfur has been gripped by a brutal conflict between rebel movements and Khartoum-backed militias
An insurgency began in Darfur in 2003, as rebels rose up against Sudan's government, accusing it of marginalisation.
The government also plans to disarm all militias in the region
"This travel warning contradicts the reality on the ground because US, British and other diplomats have visited Darfur, Blue Nile and Southern Kordofan...
President Omar al-Bashir was to make the declaration at a ceremony in the North Darfur state capital El Fasher to be attended by Qatari emir Sheikh Tamim...
A report by UN and AU recommends that UNAMID's mandate be extended by another year
Deployed in 2007, UNAMID has a mandate to curb violence in Darfur, a region the size of France.
The attack on Monday came just hours after a senior international mediator working on resolving the conflict said the region was now "stable".
A united Darfur with greater autonomy has long been a demand of ethnic minority insurgents
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