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January 24, 2023

Sudan spells out terms for better ties with the US 24/01-2008 08:56 (Daily Nation)
KHARTOUM, Wednesday A Sudanese official said on Wednesday that his country is hopeful of having balanced relations with the US but he blamed Washington for not showing enthusiasm to resolve outstanding issues.

Distrust main obstacle to Darfur talks - US diplomat 24/01-2008 07:20 (Reuters South Africa)
KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Distrust of the Sudanese government due to a string of broken promises is the biggest obstacle to planned talks to end the five-year-old conflict.

China lashes out at Dalai Lama, other Olympic critics 24/01-2008 05:59 (Yahoo! Singapore News)
By CHRISTOPHER BODEEN,Associated Press Writer AP - 34 minutes ago BEIJING - In a blast of harsh rhetoric, China lashed out Thursday at the Dalai Lama and critics of Beijing's support for Sudan, saying attempts to link political issues to the Beijing Summer Olympics betrayed the spirit of the games.

Bashir in Turkey -- The unanswered questions 24/01-2008 05:19 (Turkish Daily)
Morton ABRAMOWITZ One would think Turkey's leaders would be a little more careful before laying down the red carpet for the likes of President Omar al Bashir of Sudan.

China's Genocide Olympics 24/01-2008 01:11 (The New York Times)
The Beijing Olympics this summer were supposed to be China’s coming-out party, celebrating the end of nearly two centuries of weakness, poverty and humiliation.


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