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A woman walks to the market in Abu Shock IDPs camp in Al Fashir, capital of North Darfur, Sudan, September 6, 2016. REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah - RTX2OCHQ

UN workers abducted in Darfur

Three United Nations employees were recently taken hostage in the volatile Sudanese region of Darfur, local government authorities reported on Monday.