UNIFSA

AcronymDefinition
UNIFSAUnited National Islamic Front for the Salvation of Afghanistan (opposition umbrella group)
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The Sudanese government rejected the accusations of being behind the death of Ngok Dinka Paramount Chief and an Ethiopian peacekeeper on 4 May between an UNIFSA force and Misseriya gunmen.
He also expressed the support of the UN chief to the demand to increase UNIFSA of 1,126 military personnel to protect monitors and support staff that will comprise the Joint Border Verification and Monitoring Mechanism (JBVMM) .
The Sudanese general who underlined the seriousness of the parties to enforce the security arrangemenst said that UNIFSA force commander would report to Sunday's meeting on the withdrawal of troops.
Based on UNIFSA reports, Khartoum recently accused Juba of deciding unilaterally to send the former administration to Abyei town and announced it will send another committee appointed by President Omer Al-Bashir.
However, the UN Secretary-General, upon receiving confirmation from the United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNIFSA), welcomed the full withdrawal of the Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) from Abyei and urged the Sudan government to withdraw all the remaining armed police forces.
UNIFSA was established by the UNSC in June 2011 following an outbreak of violence between Juba and Khartoum's troops.