George Clooney Steps Down From Un Peacekeeping Role
Hollywood star George Clooney has retired from his role as United Nations Messenger of Peace after six years.
The newly-engaged actor was given the role in 2008 following his work to raise awareness about violence in Darfur, Sudan. He also fought for aid for the millions of families displaced by the conflict in the country.
During his role, he travelled to Democratic Republic of Congo and South Sudan but the actor has now decided he cannot give enough time to promote peacekeeping efforts properly.