Monday 23 August 2004 al-Khalifa
ABUJA, Aug 23 (AFP) — The head of Sudan’s delegation to African Union-sponsored talks on the conflict in the western province of Darfur said Monday there was no need for the AU to send peacekeeping force to the troubled (...)
Monday 23 August 2004 LONDON, Aug 23, 2004 (dpa) — Britain was set to issue a strong warning Monday to the Sudanese government over the humanitarian crisis in Darfur, reports in London said, as Foreign Secretary Jack Straw flew to Khartoum for talks before (...)
Monday 23 August 2004 By APARNA H. KUMAR, Associated Press Writer
WASHINGTON, Aug 23, 2004 (AP) — Two years after Winston Churchill called it "the crime without a name," a Jewish lawyer who had fled the Nazis dared to give it one. He called it genocide. (...)
Monday 23 August 2004 By DANIEL BALINT-KURTI, Associated Press Writer
ABUJA, Nigeria, Aug 23, 2004 (AP) — Pushed to end what the U.N. calls the world’s worst humanitarian crisis, envoys of Sudan ’s government gathered in Nigeria Monday for talks with rebel (...)
Monday 23 August 2004 By Arlo Wagner, The Washington Times
WASHINGTON, Aug 23, 2004 — Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick, archbishop of Washington, and other Catholics throughout the region yesterday prayed for an end to the suffering of the people of Sudan. (...)
Monday 23 August 2004 KHARTOUM, Aug 22, 2004 (SUNA) — Minister of Foreign Trade, Abdul-Hamid Musa Kasha, is due to leave for Paris Monday on the invitation of a French Gum Arabic Processing Company.
The minister told SUNA that his visit to France comes as (...)
Monday 23 August 2004 KHARTOUM, Aug 22, 2004 (SUNA) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has called on the federal Ministry of Health to verify that the Rwandan troops, currently in Darfur to protect the African Union’s team for monitoring the cease-fire, are (...)
Monday 23 August 2004 NDJAMENA, Aug 22 (AFP) — Chadian President Idriss Deby will head to Nigeria on Monday to attend the African Union-sponsored talks on the conflict in the western Sudanese province of Darfur, his office announced. Deby
It said Deby would (...)
Monday 23 August 2004 KHARTOUM, Aug 22 (AFP) — Since early 2003, Sudan’s western Darfur region has been in the throes of armed conflict between government forces backed by Arab militias and several rebel movements.
More than 10,000 people have died and over (...)
Monday 23 August 2004 ABUJA, Aug 23 (AFP) — Nigeria’s President Olusegun Obasanjo on Sunday warned Sudan to move more quickly to disarm the feared Janjaweed militia and called for African Union peacekeepers to be sent to Darfur.
On the eve of an African (...)
The power struggle dividing the country2014-03-07 09:47:48 By Nikolai Hegertun
The root cause of the conflict in South Sudan was the bitter power-struggle within the leadership of SPLM. The party that got 170 out of 180 seats in the election in 2010 has (...)
From the ashes of war, seeds of peace2014-03-07 06:23:22 By Ban Ki-moon
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 (...)