NAIROBI, 25 February (IRIN) - The
US government has emphasised its commitment to a peaceful end to Sudan's
long running conflict.
In a new report, Walter Kansteiner,
the US Assistant Secretary for African Affairs, said that bringing peace
to Sudan was a key priority of President George Bush's administration.
The report, entitled "Peace, Conflict
and Mediation In Africa: An Historic Opportunity in Sudan", said bringing
peace to Sudan was also in the national security interest of the US government.
"I am pleased to be able to say