Thursday 22 July 2004 GENEVA, July 22 (AFP) — The African Union’s mediator for the conflict in Sudan’s strife-torn Darfur region said he had held constructive talks with rebel groups from the region.
But the special envoy for Darfur, Niger’s former prime (...)
Thursday 22 July 2004 Jack Straw
LONDON, July 22 (AFP) — British Foreign Secretary Jack Straw is to visit Sudan next month to discuss the worsening situation in its war-torn western region of Darfur, the Foreign Office said.
The announcement came shortly (...)
Thursday 22 July 2004 LONDON, July 22, 2004 (AP ) — U.K. foreign secretary Jack Straw is to press the European Union to help fund the African Union’s mission to Sudan .
Violence in Sudan ’s Darfur region has led to tens of thousands of deaths, and the (...)
Thursday 22 July 2004 By Paul Carrel
PARIS, July 22 (Reuters) - Sudan warned Britain and the United States not to interfere in its internal affairs on Thursday after Prime Minister Tony Blair said he had not ruled out military aid to help combat the crisis (...)
Thursday 22 July 2004 Pervez Musharraf
ISLAMABAD, July 22 (AFP) — Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf told visiting German Foreign Minister Joschka Fischer Thursday he would take a personal interest in preventing a humanitarian catastrophe in Sudan. (...)
Thursday 22 July 2004 PARIS, July 22 (AFP) — Sudan would withdraw government troops from its violence-wracked Darfur region if Britain sends forces in, Sudanese Foreign Minister Mustafa Ismail said Thursday during a visit to Paris.
Asked about a press (...)
Thursday 22 July 2004 LONDON, July 22 (AFP) — Prime Minister Tony Blair denied as "premature" a report that he had drawn up plans to send British troops to Sudan, where a bloody conflict has engulfed the western region of Darfur.
Blair had asked officials (...)
Thursday 22 July 2004 VATICAN CITY, July 22, 2004 (AP) — Adding to international appeals, Pope John Paul II sent a special emissary Thursday to Darfur to express his solidarity with the stricken population, and called on the Sudanese government to put an end (...)
Thursday 22 July 2004 PARIS, July 22, 2004 (AP) — Sudanese Foreign Minister Mustafa Osman Ismail on Thursday accused the United States and Britain of putting unfair pressure on the African country to resolve the crisis in Darfur, and suggested the two (...)
Thursday 22 July 2004 WASHINGTON, July 20, 2004 (IPS) — Amid reports that Sudan has directed the recruitment and arming of Arab militias waging a "scorched-earth" campaign against African tribes in the province of Darfur, a new poll shows many U.S. citizens (...)
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