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March 11 , 2008

Clooney Puts Pressure on Olympic Sponsor  11/03-2008 09:46  (Washington Post)
LONDON -- Hollywood star George Clooney has put pressure on an Olympic sponsor to speak out over China's foreign policy in Sudan. Clooney promotes Omega Watches _ one of the worldwide Olympic partners for the Beijing games.

Libyan, Eritrean officials discuss the Darfur crises  11/03-2008 09:20  (APA News)
APA-Tripoli (Libya) The Libyan secretary of African Union Affairs at the foreign ministry Dr. Ali Treki met on Monday night in Tripoli with an envoy of the Eritrean President Essias Afeworki, who arrived in Tripoli on Monday, APA learns here.

Sudan government and rebels guilty of abuses: U.N.  10/03-2008 13:09  (Washington Post)
KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Both government troops and rebels committed human rights abuses during a string of attacks in Sudan's western Darfur region last month, a U.

Bandits force U.N. to halve Darfur food aid  10/03-2008 08:47  (Washington Post)
KHARTOUM (Reuters) - A surge of bandit attacks has forced the U.N. to halve deliveries of emergency food in Sudan's war-torn Darfur region, aid officials said on Monday.

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