The United Nations warned today that the
crisis in Darfur, western Sudan, will worsen dramatically unless security
there is immediately improved and humanitarian agencies have better access
to those in need.
A UN mission which just completed a
three-day visit to the area called on the Sudanese Government to accelerate
its efforts to address control armed militias, provide security and protection
for displaced people, and facilitate humanitarian access.
"Displaced families are living in
difficult and unacceptable conditions and they continue to fear for their