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June 11 , 2008

U.N. Reducing Aid Flights in Darfur for Lack of Funds  11/06-2008 01:13  (Washington Post)
NAIROBI, June 10 -- Humanitarian flights that deliver doctors, aid workers and supplies to remote areas of Sudan's western Darfur region are being cut back because of lack of funding, the U.

Plane Bursts Into Flames in Sudan  10/06-2008 18:29  (The New York Times)
Filed at 6:02 p.m. ET A plane carrying about 200 passengers veered off a runway and burst into flames late Tuesday in Khartoum, Sudan. KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) -- A Sudanese jetliner landed in a thunderstorm and veered off the runway late Tuesday, bursting into flames and killing dozens of people, Sudanese...

Darfur conflict stokes Chad-Sudan tensions  10/06-2008 17:37  (Yahoo News USA)
BAHAI, Chad — The rebels move easily in this sun-blasted border town, coming and going as they please from the battlefields of Sudan's Darfur region, which lies just a few hundred yards away across a sandy, unmarked riverbed.

Sudanese soldiers and rebels clash in Darfur  10/06-2008 14:56  (Washington Post)
KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Sudanese soldiers and rebels said on Tuesday they had clashed in a remote territory of Darfur over the weekend. The rebel Sudan Liberation Movement's Unity (SLM-Unity) faction said it killed 157 Sudanese soldiers after ambushing an army brigade near Um Keddada in North Darfur on Sunday.

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