20 January 2008 –After meetings with the Government and the main rebel groups, the United Nations and African Union envoys for the Darfur peace process said they are hopeful that talks aimed at ending the conflict in the war-wracked Sudanese region can reconvene soon.
21 January 2008 – The head of United Nations peacekeeping is due to arrive in Sudan today for talks with senior Government officials on issues relating to the deployment of the joint UN-African Union Mission in Darfur, the war-wracked region in the country’s west.
23 January 2007 -- An important confidence-building meeting between the military leadership of the Sudan and that of the joint United Nations-African Union Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) was held at the Staff College in Khartoum on 20 January 2008.
28 January 2008--- Senior officials of the United Nations, the African Union and the Government of Sudan met yesterday, 27 January 2008 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to discuss ongoing issues related to the deployment of the joint UN-AU peacekeeping mission in Darfur (UNAMID).
5 February 2008 –With the crisis in Sudan’s war-torn Darfur region continuing, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today appealed for more troops and vital equipment to support the critically under-strength joint UN-African Union force (UNAMID) stem the violence.