Wednesday 25 August 2004 LONDON, Aug 25 (Reuters) - World powers must press Sudan to guarantee the safety of people in Darfur who speak to journalists and ceasefire monitors, human rights group Amnesty International said on Wednesday.
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Wednesday 25 August 2004 By MARC LACEY, The New York Times
NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 25, 2004 — A preliminary State Department review of the violence waged in the Darfur region of Sudan has implicated government-backed militias in "a consistent and widespread (...)
Wednesday 25 August 2004 DOW JONES NEWSWIRES
NEW YORK, Aug 25, 2004 (AP) — The Rev. Jesse Jackson said Tuesday he feared that the humanitarian crisis in the Darfur region of western Sudan could potentially grow to the scale of Rwanda’s 1994 genocide, when more (...)
Wednesday 25 August 2004 By EDITH M. LEDERER, Associated Press Writer
UNITED NATIONS, Aug 25, 2004 (AP) — As a U.N. deadline for action nears, the Sudanese government has not reined in Arab militias accused of attacking, raping and killing villagers in the (...)
Wednesday 25 August 2004 UNITED NATIONS, Aug 25 (AFP) — The UN Security Council gave a show of support to efforts by the African Union to end the humanitarian crisis in Sudan’s war-torn Darfur region. Refugee consoles her child
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Wednesday 25 August 2004 KHARTOUM, Aug 24, 2004 (SUNA) — An agreement for production sharing for Block (11) for oil will be signed Wednesday between Sudan government, the Pakistani Zafir Company and the Sudanese Sudapet Company.
Block (11) covers North (...)
Wednesday 25 August 2004 By ED JOHNSON, Associated Press Writer
AL-FASHER, Sudan, Aug 24, 2004 (AP) — The international Red Cross said Tuesday it was launching a major airlift of relief supplies to Sudan, its largest operation of the kind since the war in (...)
Wednesday 25 August 2004 WASHINGTON, DC, Aug 24, 2004 (UPI) — The U.S. State Department said Tuesday it remained concerned by the humanitarian situation in Sudan’s Darfur region.
"The security situation, as you know, remains inadequate
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Wednesday 25 August 2004 KHARTOUM, Aug 24 (AFP) — British Foreign Secretary Jack Straw on Tuesday urged Sudanese President Omar al-Beshir to heed growing international calls for swift action on the crisis in the war-torn region of Darfur as a United Nations (...)
Wednesday 25 August 2004 PARIS, Aug 24 (AFP) — The international community should cease interfering in the Darfur crisis in Sudan, the country’s foreign minister told the French newspaper Le Figaro in an interview published Tuesday, as peace talks organised by (...)
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March 6, 2014 - What was once the biggest United Nations peacekeeping operation in the world winds down this month, and the most extraordinary part of this historic development is (...)