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BY NAT HENTOFF: Darfur genocide continues  14/01-2008 07:33  (Washington Times)
In signing into law the Sudan Accountability and Divestment Act on Dec. 31, President Bush continued his determination to try to bring an end to the government of Sudan's savage, continuing genocide.

Human Rights Receiving Scant Attention in U.S. Presidential Debates  14/01-2008 05:12  (Epoch Times)
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Human rights has rarely been the focus of politics in the U.S. and the 2008 presidential campaign appears to be no exception. Yet, in recent years several human rights issues have gained prominence on the front pages, for example, the Darfur tragedy in Sudan where more than 300,000 have...

Blood money: D-i-v-e-s-t  14/01-2008 02:46  (Pittsburgh Tribune Review)
Should public retirement pensions be investing in multinational corporations that do business in nations that sponsor terrorism? Of course not. Unfortunately, two pension funds for Pennsylvania workers -- the State Employees' Retirement System (SERS) and the Public School Employees' Retirement System (PSERS)...

Attack Seen as Setback for U.N. in Darfur  13/01-2008 01:09  (Washington Post)
UNITED NATIONS -- A U.N.-African Union peacekeeping force faced the first major challenge to its authority in Darfur, Sudan, this week, enduring more than 10 minutes of hostile fire from Sudanese forces without responding with a single shot.

UN Security Council Asserts Readiness For New Sudan Sanctions  11/01-2008 21:13  (
UNITED NATIONS (AP)--The United Nations Security Council opened the door Friday to new economic, political or military sanctions against Sudan Because of the attack, the council said in a statement that it 'expresses its readiness to take action against any party that impedes the peace process, humanitarian...

U.N. council threatens action over Darfur attack  11/01-2008 20:04  (Washington Post)
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The U.N. Security Council on Friday strongly condemned an attack by Sudanese army troops on a peacekeeping convoy and threatened action against anyone hindering the deployment of international peacekeepers.

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