Libya funding AU observers to monitor Sudan-Chad border
AU observers are to set up posts along the border towns of Tina, Kulbus, Gineina, Khur Bernagah and Wadi Sair.
Libya, which has been a mediator in the conflict, had agreed to foot the bill for the operation.
Libyan Minister of African Affairs Ali al-Triki held talks with leaders in Khartoum on Monday in a bid to ease tensions with Chad, which broke off diplomatic ties with Sudan on Friday, a day after a rebel attack on N'Djamena.
Full report ST 21 Apr 2006.