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June 18 , 2008

US, activists decry world 'failure' to prevent genocide in Sudan  18/06-2008 11:55  (Associated Press)
The U.S. presidential envoy to Darfur joined activists Tuesday in blaming the world for failing to protect Sudan from genocide.

China's Responsibility to Protect  18/06-2008 00:46  (Washington Post)
Because of the world's failure to stop the butchering of 800,000 Rwandans, and other atrocities of the 1990s, the United Nations in 2005 adopted a principle known as the responsibility to protect, which sanctions international military action ' should peaceful means be inadequate and national authorities...

Rebels could hit Chinese oil interests in Sudan: US activist  17/06-2008 23:59  (Yahoo! Canada)
A US human rights activist on Tuesday warned China that it risked rebel attacks against its oil interests in Sudan unless it put pressure on its ally Khartoum to end the violence in Darfur and south Sudan.

Chad official accuses Sudan army of helping rebels  17/06-2008 15:29  (Washington Post)
N'DJAMENA, Chad -- A Chadian minister on Tuesday accused the Sudanese army of assisting rebels in an attack on an army post in eastern Chad, an allegation Sudan denied and that was bound to complicate already tense relations between the neighbors.

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