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June 26 , 2008

Darfur now a living hell  26/06-2008 10:41  (CNN)
Life for the millions of people in Darfur's aid camps is a living hell. Women are often raped while out collecting firewood and security is so bad aid trucks can't get through, resulting in food handouts being halved.

China says can do no more over Darfur  26/06-2008 08:40  (Yahoo! Singapore)
BEIJING (AFP) - - China said Thursday it had done all it could to help ease the bloodshed and suffering in Sudan's war-torn Darfur region, which has put the spotlight on China's close ties to the country.

China: Media, Organizations Distorting Darfur  26/06-2008 07:08  (ABC News)
China's special envoy to Darfur accused some Western media and organizations of distorting Beijing's role in the war-torn Sudanese region, saying Thursday that China was actively working for a diplomatic solution.

UN's envoy to Darfur Eliasson to resign  26/06-2008 06:50  (Washington Post)
STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- The top U.N. envoy to Darfur is resigning to make room for a new full-time chief negotiator, the Swedish Foreign Ministry said Thursday.

China says NGOs stir anti-Chinese feelings in Darfur  26/06-2008 01:37  (Washington Post)
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's envoy to the strike-torn Sudanese region of Darfur on Thursday accused western media and non-governmental groups of stirring up anti-Chinese feelings among opposition groups in the African country.

Sudan expels head of Dutch MSF from Darfur  25/06-2008 15:35  (Yahoo News USA)
KHARTOUM (AFP) - Sudanese authorities have expelled from Darfur the head of the Dutch branch of the charity Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) in the south of the war-stricken region, a humanitarian source said on Wednesday.

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