War in Darfur

By IAfrica
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Jul 9th, 2014
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By Amjed Farid Eltayeb In January 21, 1991, the state collapsed in the republic of Somalia, leaving the country in a state of brutal chaos that did not reach an end until today. This collapse was inevitable result of the policies of General Mohamed Siad Barre’s military regime who violently took the ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 22nd, 2013
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By Eric Reeves There is in Darfur no end in sight for conflict, murder, rape, assaults on displaced persons camps, agricultural and village destruction, brutal extortion schemes, and continuing violent human displacement. The primary targets of this mayhem overseen by the National Islamic Front/Natio...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Feb 27th, 2013
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WASHINGTON, February 27, 2013Statement Patrick Ventrell Acting Deputy Spokesperson, Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC February 26, 2013 The United States is deeply concerned that, ten years after the outbreak of war in Darfur, the Darfuri people continue to suffer from increased insecurity, h...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Sep 15th, 2012
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AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PRESS RELEASE Date 14 September 2012 Egypt: Arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir The Egyptian government should immediately withdraw its invitation to Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, and arrest him if he travels to Cairo, Amnesty International said today. Omar Al-Bashir i...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
May 7th, 2012
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Khartoum – Four children were killed and four others were wounded when leftover munitions exploded in Sudan’s Darfur region, the African Union-United Nations peacekeeping mission (Unamid) told AFP on Monday. A Unamid spokesperson said the incident occurred when a UXO (unexploded ordnance)...
By IndepthAfrica
In Libya
Mar 2nd, 2012
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The Hague – The International Criminal Court has issued an arrest warrant for Sudan’s defence minister, the third senior regime official sought by the court for alleged involvement in atrocities in Darfur. The court announced on Thursday it wants Abdelrahim Mohamed Hussein arrested on a w...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 9th, 2012
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Khartoum – Chinese-made bullets and aircraft bought from Russia are used to commit rights violations in Sudan’s Darfur under an ineffective UN arms embargo, Amnesty International said on Thursday. The London-based rights watchdog aired similar concerns five years ago but its latest report...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 25th, 2012
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Khartoum – Police fired teargas for a second day on Wednesday at students protesting against the appointment of a new governor in Sudan’s war-ravaged Darfur region, witnesses said. Some were taken to hospital suffering from the gas, they said, estimating that hundreds of people had turned...
By benim
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Sep 9th, 2011
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KHARTOUM — Darfur’s most heavily armed rebel group warned Friday the governments of Chad and Sudan were planning a joint attack on their positions, after 100 rebel vehicles reportedly crossed the Libyan border. “Chad and Sudan are preparing a joint operation to attack JEM,” the Just...
By benim
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Aug 7th, 2011
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Reports from Sudan say President Omar al-Bashir will visit Chad Sunday to attend the inauguration of his Chadian counterpart, Idriss Deby, for a new five-year term in office. This will be Mr. Bashir’s second visit to Chad in as many months, defying International Criminal Court warrants seeking ...