Friday 20 August 2004 LAGOS, Aug 20 (AFP) — Sudan’s government and its foes in the Darfur region’s rebel movements will meet on Monday for peace talks which mark a last chance for African diplomacy to solve the crisis before the United Nations steps in.
Friday 20 August 2004 NAIROBI, Aug 19, 2004 (IRIN) — A team of United Nations and Sudanese
government officials will visit the troubled Darfur region of western
Sudan from 26 to 29 August, to assess progress Khartoum has made in
meeting its pledges to (...)
Friday 20 August 2004 KHARTOUM, Aug 19, 2004 (SUNA) — President of the Republic and General Commander of the Armed Forces, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, Thursday received a document of support from a delegation of the Command of South Sudan Defense Forces, (...)
Friday 20 August 2004 KHARTOUM, Aug 19, 2004 (SUNA) — Minister of Foreign Affairs Dr. Mustafa Osman Ismail discussed with US Secretary of State Colin Powell developments of the situations in Darfur and the efforts that have been made by the government till (...)
Friday 20 August 2004 TRIPOLI, Aug 19 (AFP) — Libyan leader Moamer Kadhafi was invited to attend forthcoming negotiations in the Nigerian capital Abuja on a peace settlement for the strife-torn western Sudanese province of Darfur, the official Libyan press (...)
Friday 20 August 2004 By Opheera McDoom M. Ismail
KHARTOUM, Aug 19 (Reuters) - Sudan is confident it will prove to the U.N. Security Council it has made progress to protect more than a million people who have fled fighting in Darfur, Foreign Minister (...)
Friday 20 August 2004 NAIROBI, Aug 19, 2004 (Sudan Radio Service) — The commissioner of Aweil North County in SPLA [Sudan People’s Liberation Army]-administered areas has appealed to the international community for emergency relief aid to help internally (...)
Friday 20 August 2004 By Namibia Press Agency
WINDHOEK, Namibia, Aug 18, 2004 (NAMPA) — The Namibian government has welcomed recent measures taken by the Sudanese government to meet the UN Security Council timetable to improve the dire situation in the (...)
Thursday 19 August 2004 CAIRO, Aug 19, 2004 (MENA) — Arab League Secretary-General Amr Moussa called upon the Arab governments to start mass media campaigns on a popular fund-raising for the inhabitants of Darfur, west of Sudan.
Speaking to reporters (...)
Thursday 19 August 2004 ABUJA, Aug 19 (AFP) — The Nigerian senate voted Thursday to approve a decision by President Olusegun Obasanjo to make 1,500 troops available for an African Union peacekeeping mission to Sudan’s war-torn region of Darfur.
"The senate (...)
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