Saturday 7 August 2004 CAIRO, Aug 7 (AFP) — Arab countries were set to push for the United Nations to extend the 30-day deadline given to Khartoum to resolve the political and humanitarian crisis in Darfur, amid fears a foreign intervention would turn Sudan (...)
Saturday 7 August 2004 By Nima Elbagir
KHARTOUM, Aug 7 (Reuters) - More than 200 rebels from troubled western Sudan’s Darfur region surrendered their arms and were offered help to resume their normal lives, the governor of Northern Darfur state said.
Saturday 7 August 2004 By Herb Keinon, The Jerusalem Post
JERUSALEM, Aug 07, 2004 — The Foreign Ministry is encouraging North American Jewish organizations to mobilize and assist relief efforts for refugees fleeing the atrocities in Darfur in Sudan, (...)
Saturday 7 August 2004 KHARTOUM, Aug 07, 2004 (dpa) — The Sudanese government has agreed to the deployment of eight human rights observers to the three states of the troubled Darfur region, press reports said Saturday.
The observers will help investigate (...)
Saturday 7 August 2004 By KAREL PRINSLOO, Associated Press Writer
CAMP TOULOUM, Chad, Aug 07, 2004 (AP) — A leading U.S. lawmaker called attacks on African farmers by Arab militiamen in Sudan’s western Darfur region a genocide, and said that the threat of (...)
Saturday 7 August 2004 Musa Hilal
KHARTOUM, August 4 (IslamOnline.net) — The leader of the Arab militias accused by Washington of being responsible for atrocities in Sudan’s Darfur said Tuesday, August 3, he is willing to lay down arms should all other (...)
Saturday 7 August 2004 UNITED NATIONS, Aug 6 (Reuters) - Following is the text of an agreement between the Sudanese government and the United Nations on a "Plan of Action" for Darfur:
The objective of this road map is to create the conditions (...)
Saturday 7 August 2004 By Joyce Mulama
NAIROBI, Jul 31, 2004 (IPS) — Sudan has ’accepted’ a UN resolution to rein in pro-government militias, known as Janjaweed, in the western region of Darfur, within 30 days, a surprising move that seems to reflect a split (...)
Saturday 7 August 2004 ABECHE, Chad, Aug 6 (AFP) — French Defense Minister Michele Alliot-Marie pledged Friday that Paris would support the more than one million refugees from Darfur "with all means necessary", during a brief visit to a camp near border with (...)
Saturday 7 August 2004 ADDIS ABABA, Aug 6 (AFP) — A United Nations team helping the African Union (AU) set up a peacekeeping force for Sudan’s Darfur province will visit the troubled area next week to assess the situation, the team’s leader said.
"I have no (...)
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