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March 4 , 2008

Look Not at Your Actions But their Consequences  04/03-2008 09:10  (The Point)
The continuing crisis in Darfur is a sad reflection of the international community’s interest in peace on the continent of Africa. As we have stated in these pages recently, there are a number of Gambian soldiers on the ground working as peacekeepers but they can only do so much.

NAT HENTOFF: Beijing Olympics tests consciences  04/03-2008 04:58  (Central Utah Daily Herald)
March 2008 Daily Herald Nat Henthoff When Steven Spielberg finally resigned as artistic director to the 2008 Summer Olympic in Beijing, the filmmaker of 'Schindler's List,' and the founder of an oral history by Holocaust survivors, said: 'I find that my conscience will not allow me to continue business as...

French Peacekeeper Missing in Sudan  03/03-2008 19:23  (The New York Times)
Filed at 7:20 p.m. ET PARIS (AP) -- A French soldier with the European peacekeeping force in Chad is missing and another was wounded after their vehicle accidentally strayed into neighboring Sudan, a French Defense Ministry official said Monday.

U.N. says rebels blocking access to trapped Darfuris  03/03-2008 09:50  (Washington Post)
KHARTOUM (Reuters) - The United Nations in Sudan accused a rebel group on Monday of blocking access to a mountainous area in Darfur where 20,000 people are trapped after fighting between government and rebels.

Africa s Next Slaughter  01/03-2008 22:25  (The New York Times)
ABYEI, Sudan Nicholas D. Kristof This dusty little town of rutted dirt streets is surrounded by janjaweed, Arab militias armed by the Sudanese government and paid to do its dirty work.

Scorched-Earth Strategy Returns to Darfur  01/03-2008 19:03  (The New York Times)
SULEIA, Sudan The janjaweed are back. Halima Muhammad Dawar in Suleia, Sudan, after government forces and allied militias burned the town last month.

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