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June 9 , 2008

Activists hail data as reason to avoid Sudan-linked firms  09/06-2008 06:24  (Investment News)
Moral issue buffeted by research findings showing that some stocks lag their peers, they say By Sue Asci June 9, 2023 Activist groups urging fund firms to divest from companies doing business in Sudan are finding evidence that stocks of some of the companies have delivered lower returns than some of their...

Sudan agreement on Abyei reached  08/06-2008 13:46  (BBC)
Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir and the southern leader Salva Kiir are to use international arbiters in a dispute over the contested town of Abyei. An estimated 50,000 people fled from the oil-rich area during violent clashes last month which many feared could reignite a bloody civil war.

Sudan refuses to hand over suspects in war crimes case  08/06-2008 04:09  (Los Angeles Times)
CAIRO Sudan rejected demands Saturday to hand over a Cabinet minister and a militia commander indicted on charges of crimes against humanity in Darfur.

Australia to join UN mission to Darfur: PM  08/06-2008 01:13  (Yahoo! Singapore)
SYDNEY (AFP) - - Australia will join international efforts in Sudan's Darfur by sending a small military team to join a United Nation's mission in the conflict zone, Prime Minister Kevin Rudd said on Sunday.

Refugee children 'sold to Darfur rebels to fight'  07/06-2008 11:20  (The Telegraph)
Hundreds of children who sought the safety of refugee camps in Chad are now being trafficked back to their homeland to fight, according to a report from Waging Peace.

Chad, Sudan ready to try reconciliation  07/06-2008 00:19  (Los Angeles Times)
N'DJAMENA, Chad The United Nations Security Council received assurances from Chad and Sudan that they will try to reconcile following last month's rebel attack on Sudan's capital that Khartoum blamed on Chad, France's ambassador to the U.

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