United Nations—3 Peacekeepers Killed In Helicopter Crash in Abyei

United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei | 02/11/2019

Three Ethiopian peacekeepers have been killed and 10 injured in a helicopter crash in Sudan's disputed Abyei region, reports the United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA). The Mi-8 helicopter went down on Saturday as it reached the UNISFA compound, reported Agence France-Presse.  The helicopter was on a routine flight carrying Ethiopian troops on rotation from Kadugli in Sudan.  The remains of the three peacekeepers were repatriated in a ceremony on Sunday, the U.N....
 

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