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April 14, 2023

Activists Mark Darfur Anniversary  13/04-2008 14:51  (Washington Post)
protesters rallied outside Sudan's Embassy in London on Sunday to demand an end to the five-year conflict and the quick deployment of an international peacekeeping force to the region.

Clashes in Darfur, protests mark five years of war  13/04-2008 12:48  (Washington Post)
KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Darfur rebels and Sudanese armed forces clashed in West Darfur in a renewal of fighting in the volatile Sudan-Chad border area, with both sides claiming on Sunday they had inflicted heavy casualties.

UK Leader Wants Darfur Talks in London  12/04-2008 20:41  (Washington Post)
LONDON -- British Prime Minister Gordon Brown has offered to hold peace talks on Darfur in the British capital, his office said Saturday. News of the offer was timed to coincide with the Global Day for Darfur on Sunday, a day of events meant to raise awareness of the suffering in the Western Sudanese region.

Rebels’ Border War Prolongs Darfur’s Misery and Engulfs Chad in the Conflict  12/04-2008 20:08  (The New York Times)
AT THE SUDAN-CHAD BORDER The rebels call it a base, but it is really nothing more than a dry riverbed, punctuated by the occasional knot of pickup trucks with gun mounts parked in the soft sand.

Thousands of Darfur refugees homeless after camp fire: UN  12/04-2008 11:22  (Agence France Presse)
A fire swept through a refugee camp in eastern Chad injuring 10 people and leaving some 3,000 people from Sudan's war-torn Darfur region homeless, the United Nations said Saturday.

Pressure builds for Bush to skip Olympics' opening  11/04-2008 11:20  (USA Today)
If President Bush attends the opening ceremony of the Olympics in Beijing, he could be a lonely leader.

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