Friday 27 August 2004 NAIROBI, Aug 26 (AFP) — The UN World Food Programme (WFP) on Thursday said it has launched the second phase of relief food airdrops to areas in Sudan’s Darfur region, despite the heavy rains battering the region.
"In order to deliver (...)
Thursday 26 August 2004 VIENNA, Aug 26, 2004 (dpa) — A sensitive U.N. mission to Sudan is presently being prepared by Austria and 13 other countries, the newspaper Die Presse said on Thursday.
The mission would be of the "Multinational Standby High Readiness (...)
Thursday 26 August 2004 WASHINGTON, Aug 26 (AFP) — A US official said Washington was doing what it could to help Sudan’s Washington embassy, which is closed for lack of a bank account.
"We have been working with the Department of Treasury and foreign (...)
Thursday 26 August 2004 By Opheera Mcdoom
CAIRO, Aug 26 (Reuters) - Rebels from Sudan’s Darfur region on Thursday rejected calls to disarm their fighters before a political solution to the 18-month conflict is reached and accused the government of fresh (...)
Thursday 26 August 2004 ABUJA, Aug 26 (AFP) — A fourth day of African Union peace talks on the conflict in Sudan’s province of Darfur ended Thursday with delegates saying they would take a day off for consultations before returning to the table.
Organisers and (...)
Thursday 26 August 2004 By Nima Elbagir
GENEINA, Sudan, Aug 26 (Reuters) - Angry Darfuris who fled Arab militias told the U.N.’s top envoy in Sudan on Thursday they are still not safe because the Janjaweed who tormented them at home are among security forces (...)
Thursday 26 August 2004 ABUJA, Aug 26 (AFP) — Sudan’s government defiantly dismissed a UN deadline for it to disarm its proxy militia in the Darfur region, insisting it would resolve the conflict there through ongoing African Union peace talks.
The talks here (...)
Thursday 26 August 2004 KHARTOUM, Aug 26 (AFP) — The situation in Sudan’s war-torn western region of Darfur "has not changed much" and the United Nations wants action not words, UN envoy to Sudan Jan Pronk was quoted as saying in the Sudanese press.
Thursday 26 August 2004 ABUJA, Nigeria, Aug 26, 2004 (PANA) — The 155 Nigerian troops to serve as part
of a 300-strong African Union (AU) protection force in Sudan’s
troubled Darfur region will now leave on Friday after logistic
problems scuttled their (...)
Thursday 26 August 2004 ABUJA, Nigeria, Aug 26, 2004 (PANA) — As negotiations between the Sudanese
government and rebels entered the second day here Thursday, a
government official said Khartoum was in no way bothered by
looming sanctions as a UN deadline (...)
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(Nairobi, April 21, 2014) – Sudanese authorities have failed to provide justice for scores of civilians killed in anti-government (...)
SDFG mourn the loss of a Sudanese activist2014-04-20 09:02:39 The Sudan Democracy First Group mourns the loss of Osman Hummaida, a towering figure of the human rights movement in Sudan, and a tireless campaigner for democracy and peace in the country. Osman (...)