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June 17 , 2008

Chad accuses Sudan of attacking eastern border  17/06-2008 09:17  (Washington Post)
ABECHE, Chad (Reuters) - Chad accused Sudan's army of attacking a town on its eastern border on Tuesday and blamed its neighbor for Chadian rebel raids which have disrupted international aid operations to help thousands of refugees.

The Genocide Continues  17/06-2008 02:23  (The New York Times)
Despite the dispatch of United Nations peacekeepers to Darfur and the issuing of international arrest warrants for leaders of the genocide, the killing goes on.

UN criticizes Sudan over war crimes suspects  17/06-2008 00:32  (Los Angeles Times)
UNITED NATIONS The U.N. Security Council called Monday on Sudan to arrest and hand over two Darfur war crimes suspects for prosecution by the International Criminal Court.

Chad rebels claim advances as US pulls out embassy staff  16/06-2008 22:23  (Yahoo! Canada)
0 What's this NDJAMENA, Chad (AFP) - Rebel forces claimed to have seized another city in eastern Chad Monday, as the United Nations condemned the deteriorating security situation and the US began to evacuate staff.

Darfur rebels face terrorism trial for attack  16/06-2008 17:46  (Washington Post)
CAIRO, Egypt -- Sudan's justice minister on Monday said Darfur rebels accused of an attack near Khartoum last month will stand trial on charges of terrorism.

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