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Chinese firms sign 400 mln dlr Sudan dam deal  27/04-2008 17:08  (Yahoo News USA)
KHARTOUM (AFP) - State-owned China Water and Electric Corp (CWE) and Sino-Hydro signed a 400-million dollar (255-million euro) deal on Sunday to raise the height of Sudan's oldest dam, in the southern Blue Nile state.

Pope Appeals For Peace In Somalia, Darfur, Burundi  27/04-2008 09:15  (The New York Times)
Filed at 8:28 a.m. ET VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Benedict on Sunday appealed to the world not to forget the "tragic" conflicts in Somalia, Darfur and Burundi and called on authorities to "honor their commitments" to bring an end to the violence.

Global court could indict more over Sudan's Darfur  26/04-2008 11:06  (Reuters)
The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court warned Sudan on Saturday he will move against more officials soon if Khartoum fails to arrest suspects he has sought for a year over crimes in Darfur.

Old problems haunt new U.N. peacekeepers in Darfur  26/04-2008 04:22  (LA Times)
Rollout of the U.N.-African Union force has been slow, and equipment is lacking. But expectations remain high.

Rights Groups Launch Campaign to Press for Darfur Arrests  26/04-2008 01:22  (Washington Post)
One year after the International Criminal Court in The Hague issued arrest warrants for a Sudanese minister and a militia leader on 51 counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity, human rights and international groups yesterday launched a campaign to force the Khartoum government to stop blocking...

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