U.N. council approves Ethiopian U.N. troops for Abyei

Reuters News
Posted: Jun 27, 2011 11:06 AM

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The U.N. Security Council on Monday unanimously approved a U.S.-drafted resolution authorizing deployment of 4,200 Ethiopian troops to Sudan's disputed Abyei region for an initial 6-month period.

(Reporting by Louis Charbonneau; Editing by Will Dunham)