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June 16, 2023

Lakers' Newble aware, on and off the floor  16/06-2008 14:55  (Boston Globe)
While a trip to China during the Olympics could be risky for Lakers forward Ira Newble, he's willing to go if needed to help bring awareness to China's involvement in the conflict in Darfur.

EU sanctions threat against Sudanese who protect Darfur culprits  16/06-2008 13:33  (Yahoo! Canada)
0 What's this LUXEMBOURG (AFP) - The European Union on Monday threatened to impose sanctions against Sudanese who do not cooperate in bringing those accused of war crimes in Darfur to the international court.

African Union condemns rebel offensive in Chad  16/06-2008 07:41  (Yahoo News USA)
NDJAMENA (AFP) - The African Union on Monday condemned a rebel offensive in eastern Chad, even as the government in Ndjamena dismissed rebel threats to take the capital as nothing more than a "stunt.

Mia Farrow's legacy letter to the president  16/06-2008 01:44  (The Daily News Tribune (Mass.))
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.

Sudan asks for more Egyptian troops for Darfur  15/06-2008 18:41  (LA Times)
ADVERTISEMENT Most Viewed Most E-mailed 2023-06-15 22:41:51 Sudan asks for more Egyptian troops for Darfur...

Irish troops patrol Chad town after rebel attack  15/06-2008 10:28  (Washington Post)
GOZ-BEIDA, Chad (Reuters) - Irish EU troops patrolled the eastern Chadian town of Goz-Beida and surrounding refugee camps on Sunday after insurgents attacked the town in their latest offensive against Chad's President Idriss Deby.

Rebels attack town filled with refugees  15/06-2008 04:12  (Los Angeles Times)
Rebels trying to topple President Idriss Deby attacked a town in eastern Chad where thousands of refugees are taking shelter, officials said.There was heavy fighting for about an hour in Goz Beida, said an aid worker who asked that his name not be used for fear of reprisals.

The Weapon of Rape  15/06-2008 01:00  (The New York Times)
World leaders fight terrorism all the time, with summit meetings and sound bites and security initiatives. But they have studiously ignored one of the most common and brutal varieties of terrorism in the world today.

The Man for a New Sudan  14/06-2008 18:17  (The New York Times)
When Roger Winter’s single-engine Cessna Caravan touched down near the Sudanese town of Abyei on Easter morning, a crowd of desperate men swamped the plane.

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