Dec 11th, 2012
By Anne Bartlett If the dragging of student bodies from a water-filled ditch this week served to illustrate anything, it showed that the Doha Document for Peace in Darfur (DDPD) is not worth the paper it is written on. It also showed that Tigani Seisi is a disingenuous, disinterested and ineffective ...
Oct 2nd, 2012
By Hamid Eltgani Ali This year has been the bloodiest year ever in Darfur. The government has stepped up its air campaign in East Jebal Mara and in other parts of Darfur. Short-wave radio signal receptors revealed a communication between a government official and an air commander that the latter’s mi...
In African Union (AU)
Feb 8th, 2012
EL FASHER (DARFUR), Sudan, February 8, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Today’s event of the inauguration of the DRA is yet another important milestone of the Darfur peace process, which the AU initiated since 2004, and which it has supported till today. The presence of regional l...
In Press Releases
Jan 24th, 2012
EL FASHER (DARFUR), Sudan, January 24, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — UNAMID Media Brief / 23 January 2012 UNAMID Chief: 2012 must be year of peace for Darfur The Joint Special Representative/Joint Chief Mediator (JSR/JCM) a.i., Ibrahim Gambari, pledged today in Graida, South Darfur, ...
In Press Releases
Jan 9th, 2012
ission (IFC), established by the Doha Document for Peace in Darfur (DDPD), that will take place on Monday 16 January 2012, at 10:00 hours, at UNAMID Headquarters (ARC Compound) in El Fasher. The Commission, chaired by the Government of Qatar, is the major mechanism for monitoring implementation of th...
Nov 29th, 2011
A Sudanese court sentenced to death seven people accused of being members of the most powerful rebel group in the country’s war-riven Darfur region, state media said on Monday. Fighting has declined in the mostly western territory from its peak in 2003 and 2004 but clashes between government tr...
Apr 20th, 2011
Khartoum – Student supporters of Darfur rebel chief Abdul Wahid al-Nur held anti-regime protests in Sudan on Wednesday, responding to a call from the exiled leader for nationwide uprisings to topple the Khartoum government. “From today, as chair of the Sudan Liberation Movement [SLM], I h...
Mar 24th, 2011
KHARTOUM — The Sudanese government will cross a “red line” if it goes ahead with a referendum on the future administrative status of the war-torn Darfur region next month, one of the rebel groups warned Thursday. “We are calling on the government to stop talking about holding a refe...