Thursday 26 August 2004 PARIS, Aug 26, 2004 (dpa) — The French army has sent "nearly 450 tons" of humanitarian aid to refugees fleeing the crisis-hit region of Darfur in western Sudan, the French Defence Ministry said Thursday.
Ministry spokesman (...)
Thursday 26 August 2004 By Dino Mahtani
ABUJA, Aug 26 (Reuters) - Rebels from Sudan’s Darfur region on Thursday rejected calls to disarm or confine their fighters to their bases before a political solution to the conflict is found and implemented.
At talks (...)
Thursday 26 August 2004 NAIROBI, Aug 25 (AFP) — Southern Sudan’s main rebel group, in peace talks with the government, killed 25 civilians including women and children in a June attack in Western Upper Nile province, an international monitoring team said in a (...)
Thursday 26 August 2004 CAIRO, Aug 25, 2004 (Xinhua) — John Garang, leader of the Sudan People’s Liberation Army (SPLA), will visit Egypt soon for talks over Sudan’s peace process, a source of the Sudanese Embassy in Cairo said Wednesday.
The source said that (...)
Thursday 26 August 2004 By Irwin Arieff Elie Wiesel
UNITED NATIONS, Aug 25 (Reuters) - Too little has been done, too late, to end rape and killing in Sudan’s Darfur region, Nobel laureate and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel said on Wednesday and urged a more (...)
Thursday 26 August 2004 By EDITH M. LEDERER, Associated Press Writer
UNITED NATIONS, Aug 26, 2004 (AP) — The United States is pushing for an expanded African Union force to monitor the cease-fire in Sudan’s troubled Darfur region and will support sanctions (...)
Thursday 26 August 2004 By ED JOHNSON, Associated Press Writer
AL-FASHER, Sudan, Aug 26, 2004 (AP) — The United Nations begins a three-day fact-finding mission in troubled Darfur on Thursday to establish whether the Sudanese government has fulfilled its (...)
Thursday 26 August 2004 KHARTOUM, Aug 25, 2004 (SUNA) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has instructed the Embassy of Sudan in Washington to close its offices as of this week.
The ministry attributed in a statement it issued Wednesday the closure to retreat (...)
Thursday 26 August 2004 LONDON, Aug 25, 2004 (BBC Monitoring Service) — BBC Monitoring has observed clandestine radio Voice of Sudan broadcasting on 7999.3 kHz shortwave at 1530-1600 gmt on 25 August.
The radio station speaks on behalf of the Sudanese (...)
Thursday 26 August 2004 By PAUL GARWOOD, Associated Press Writer
CAIRO, Egypt, Aug 25, 2004 (AP) — International inaction, led by the United Nations, to force Sudan’s government to end the violence in Darfur will result in more African people dying, foreign (...)
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"A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual death", from unknown author. (...)
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April 21, 2014 - It was a bit disturbing to hear news of our citizens in the IDP camps (where they are seeking protection and shelter) celebrating the recapture of Bentiu -in (...)
Sudan: No justice for protest killings2014-04-23 21:06:10 Human Rights WatchRelease Detainees and Punish Abusive Forces
(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 (...)