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February 8, 2023

Chad Capital Under Curfew Days After Coup Effort Failed  07/02-2008 22:53  (The New York Times)
NDJAMENA, Chad The government imposed a dusk-to-dawn curfew across much of Chad on Thursday even as life in the capital returned to something resembling normal and fears of a new rebel attack faded several days after a coup attempt nearly toppled the president.

McGrady joins Newble with Darfur efforts  07/02-2008 20:29  (Everything Cleveland)
20:15PM Categories: Cavaliers Houston -- The NBA honored Houston guard Tracy McGrady with the Community Assist Award for his ongoing charitable work. McGrady traveled to Darfur this summer, and on Jan.

U.N. officials prefer Ethiopia to Bangladesh copters  07/02-2008 19:56  (Reuters India)
By Patrick Worsnip UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Helicopters offered by Bangladesh to fill a vital need of peacekeepers in Darfur do not meet United Nations requirements but those offered by Ethiopia do, U.

U.S. Prepares to Act Against Sudan Sanction - Busters  07/02-2008 18:33  (The New York Times)
Filed at 5:33 p.m. ET KHARTOUM (Reuters) - The U.S. Treasury is preparing to launch a string of civil actions against companies it says have breached sanctions imposed on Sudan for abusing human rights and supporting terrorism, a senior official told Reuters on Thursday.

Chad Refugees Roughing It in Cameroon  07/02-2008 18:19  (Yahoo! Singapore News)
By EDWARD HARRIS,Associated Press Writer AP - 51 minutes ago KOUSSERI, Cameroon - The old school campus is dilapidated. There is little food, water from only a single tap, no toilets.

Chad President Urges EU Force to Deploy  07/02-2008 10:47  (Yahoo! Asia News)
Photo: AP Click to enlarge Chad's president issued a "solemn call" Thursday for a planned European peacekeeping force to quickly deploy to Chad to ease pressure on his forces after days of fighting left hundreds dead in the Central African country.

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