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July 21 , 2008

The Devil Riders of Darfur  21/07-2008 11:00  (The Times (UK))
A doctor in the lawless region of Sudan, witnessed the atrocities of the Janjaweed; and then became a victim of the militia’s terrible revenge.

Mussa in Sudan talks over war crimes row (AFP)  20/07-2008 19:24  (Yahoo! News Australia)
KHARTOUM (AFP) - Arab League chief Amr Mussa held talks with Sudan's President Omar al-Beshir on Sunday, armed with a plan in his pocket tipped to try to stall possible war crimes charges against the head of state.

New Darfur mediator says mission not impossible  20/07-2008 08:24  (Washington Post)
KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Darfur's new chief mediator Djibril Bassole made his first visit to Sudan on Sunday as he begins his uphill task of reigniting a stalled peace process.

War Crimes Leverage  20/07-2008 00:49  (Washington Post)
War Crimes Leverage THE ANNOUNCEMENT of war crimes charges against Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir by the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court invoked groans from several of the governments and aid organizations trying to help the people of Darfur -- and not without reason.

Indictment of Sudanese Leader Seen as Threat to Peacekeepers  19/07-2008 13:26  (Washington Post)
UNITED NATIONS -- Six days before Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir was charged with genocide, a group of 200 fighters on horseback, supported by more than 40 vehicles mounted with machine guns, carried out the bloodiest and most sophisticated ambush yet on a fledgling U.

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