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March 17, 2023

Chad lifts emergency, curfew  16/03-2008 18:04  (Yahoo! Canada)
26 PM NDJAMENA (AFP) - Chad on Sunday lifted a state of emergency and night curfew imposed across the oil-rich central African nation after a failed rebel bid to seize the capital Ndjamena in February.

Darfur rebel group calls for Annan mediation with Khartoum  16/03-2008 18:03  (Yahoo! Canada)
Darfur rebel group calls for Annan mediation with Khartoum AFP AFP AFP The Canadian Press AFP LATEST HEADLINES Reuters Reuters Reuters Reuters missiles kill at least 9 militants in Pakistan Reuters BBC CBC.

Oil for China, Guns for Darfur  16/03-2008 09:36  (Yahoo! India Finance)
ADVERTISEMENT China's thirst for oil is causing bloodshed. So says New York-based nongovernmental organization Human Rights First, which on Mar. 13 released a report linking China's rising imports of Sudanese oil with sales of Chinese small weapons to Khartoum, used to further the deadly conflict in the...

Proxy Ballots Feature Human Rights and Climate Change Issues  15/03-2008 23:56  (Washington Post)
NEW YORK -- Discussions of the bloodshed in Darfur and issues like climate change occur regularly in the world of politics, but lately these issues have wedged their way into often dry financial disclosures.

Gingerly, the Athlete Turns Activist  14/03-2008 21:47  (The New York Times)
In a public service announcement recently shown on cable television and available at several sites online, Kobe Bryant asks for help on a mission that is somewhat more daunting than winning another N.

China Denies Gun Sales to Sudan Grew  14/03-2008 17:44  (The New York Times)
Filed at 5:07 p.m. ET JOHANNESBURG, South Africa (AP) -- A U.S.-based human rights group said China dramatically boosted small-arms sales to Sudan as violence escalated in Darfur.

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