Aftermath of Attack on Abyei Town
Smoke trails from burning homes in Abyei, the main town ofh the disputed Abyei area on the border of Sudan and newly independent South Sudan. In a statement today, the United Nations strongly condemned the burning and looting currently being perpetrated by armed elements in the area, following the seizure of Abyei town by Sudanese Government troops on 20 May.
Photo ID 473627.23/05/2011. Abyei, Sudan. UN Photo/Stuart Price. www.unmultimedia.org/photo/