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June 12 , 2008

Nat Hentoff: Mia Farrow's efforts in Sudan  12/06-2008 05:46  (Sacramento Bee)
While people in many countries are passionately involved in trying to end the Sudan government's ever-increasing genocide in Darfur, one person relentlessly embodying that determination who has caught the attention of the world is Mia Farrow.

China Presses Sudan Over Darfur  12/06-2008 01:43  (The New York Times)
BEIJING (Reuters) President Hu Jintao has called on Sudan’s government to take steps toward peace in its Darfur region, state media said Thursday. His comments Wednesday to Sudan’s visiting vice president, Ali Osman Taha, were unusually strong given China’s close ties to Sudan, where it is a major investor...

Darfur novelist returns personal narratives to the people he left behind  11/06-2008 20:42  (The Independent)
Daoud Hari translated the horrific accounts of militia victims.

International Prosecutor Is "Terrorist": Sudan Envoy  11/06-2008 18:26  (The New York Times)
Filed at 5:10 p.m. ET UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Sudan's U.N. ambassador said on Wednesday the chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, Luis Moreno Ocampo, was a "terrorist" and should be replaced as soon as possible.

UN Council's Africa trip brings mixed results  11/06-2008 16:22  (The New York Times)
Filed at 2:42 p.m. ET ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) -- The U.N.'s most powerful body spent nine days visiting African hotspots trying to push solutions to the continent's worst conflicts and get a taste of the hardships faced by millions of civilians caught in fighting.

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