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July 23 , 2008

Sudan agrees to try Darfur rights violators at home  23/07-2008 10:49  (Reuters)
Sudan has agreed to try anyone it suspects of crimes in Darfur in Sudanese courts and will allow the United Nations, African Union and Arab League to follow the proceedings, an Arab League official said on Tuesday.

Sudan says Darfur aid workers at risk over ICC  23/07-2008 10:47  (Reuters)
International aid workers and peacekeepers in the troubled Sudan region of Darfur are at risk after the indictment against President Omar Hassan al-Bashir for war crimes, his adviser said on Tuesday.

Bashir offers peace, aid in defiant Darfur tour  23/07-2008 09:02  (Washington Post)
KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir, in a show of defiance, made his first visit to Darfur on Wednesday since the International Criminal Court prosecutor accused him of genocide and war crimes and sought his arrest.

Beshir to tour Darfur under war crimes cloud  22/07-2008 23:36  (Yahoo! UK and Ireland)
KHARTOUM (AFP) - Sudanese President Omar al-Beshir, facing a possible international arrest warrant for allegedly masterminding genocide in Darfur, is to make a rare visit to the war-torn region on Wednesday.

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