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Darfur

Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs written question – answered on 19th July 2005.

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Photo of David Evennett David Evennett Opposition Whip (Commons)

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will make a statement on UK support for the African Union mission in Darfur.

Photo of Ian Pearson Ian Pearson Minister of State (Trade), Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Minister of State (Trade), Department of Trade and Industry

My right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for International Development announced on 13 June 2005 an increase in the UK contribution to the AU to £19 million. This brings our total contribution to the African Union mission in Sudan since its inception to almost £32 million. The UK fully supports the work of the African Union in Darfur, where it is having a significant effect.

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