User: newstrust Topic: Darfur Crisis
Category: Genocide
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YOUTH VOICES ON DARFUR / Show them some hope 3.6.2007 SFGate: Op-Ed
THE POINT of writing these letters is to not only educate ourselves about how we can work to fight injustice, but to get a taste of the power at the finger tips of every American, our right to free speech. How would you feel if our president sent the... ...
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Pastor Condemns Horrors Of Rape In Darfur 2.6.2007 WCCO: National
A Denver woman knows firsthand what is happening at the heart of the world's worst humanitarian crisis, and she says action has to be taken soon. Pastor Heidi McGinness works has made four trips to southern Sudan to help bring aide to recent slaves freed from violence in Darfur.
 CBS News Interactive: Crisis In Darfur
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Shaming China on Darfur 31.5.2007 International Herald Tribune: Editorials
There is no reason to believe the new sanctions are enough to compel Sudan's president to end the genocide.
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR 31.5.2007 SFGate: Op-Ed
U.S., U.N. must step up efforts in Darfur Editor -- What is genocide? It has happened all over the world and we all say it won't happen again. It is the deliberate and systematic extermination of a national, racial, political or cultural group. Many... ...
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Denying Genocide in Darfur -- and Americans Their Coca-Cola 31.5.2007 Washington Post: World
The Iraq war gave us Baghdad Bob, the Iraqi information minister who, while American troops patrolled nearby streets, held a defiant news conference to proclaim that there were no U.S. forces in the city.
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Sudan Sanctions: Too Little, Too Late? 30.5.2007 NPR News
President Bush is calling the killings in the Darfur region of Sudan "genocide" but some question whether the Bush administration is doing all it can to support peace in the region. Author John Prendergast, an Africa policy expert with the International Crisis Group, explains why.
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No more excuses on Darfur 30.5.2007 International Herald Tribune: Editorials
President Bush rightly served notice that America has run out of patience with the duplicity of Sudan's president.
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Taking action against genocide 30.5.2007 SFGate: Op-Ed
GENOCIDE has no place in a civilized world. President Bush did the right thing Tuesday by increasing economic and other sanctions against the military government in the Sudan, which has to take culpability for the slaughter of hundreds of thousands of... ...
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Sudan sanctions called inadequate / Experts say Bush's plan to help Darfur needs U.N. backing 30.5.2007 SFGate: Top Stories
American sanctions against Sudan are not enough to halt the bloodshed in Darfur unless these restrictions receive the backing of the U.N. Security Council -- and particularly of China, Sudan's main commercial partner, experts on Sudan warn. The... ...
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President Imposes New Sanctions on Sudan 30.5.2007 Washington Post: Nation
In announcing new U.S. sanctions on Sudan yesterday, President Bush made clear his frustration with the inability of his administration and the United Nations to halt the violence in Darfur, which he has described as ongoing "genocide."
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A Big Enough Stick for Sudan 30.5.2007 Washington Post: Op-Eds
The greeting given to visitors at the presidential palace in Khartoum, Sudan, is an exercise in intimidation. You pass guards in white uniforms with AK-47s, walk under a pair of enormous elephant tusks, then file past a machine gun emplacement. Guests are reminded they have entered the rebuilt palace where Gen. Charles Gordon -- the British father of humanitarian interventionism -- was killed in a 19th-century Islamist uprising. The message of warning to a new generation of Western idealists is given and taken.
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Challenging China on genocide 30.5.2007 LA Times: Opinion
Economic sanctions on Sudanese businesses and individuals are a good effort, but real change must come from Sudan's biggest oil customer. PRESIDENT BUSH tightened the screws on the Sudanese government Tuesday, stiffening U.S. financial sanctions aimed at ending the ongoing genocide and displacement in Darfur. It was a long-overdue move, though Bush's tough talk may be aimed at the wrong country. The Darfur crisis probably won't be resolved until more pressure is brought to bear on China, and the real impetus for that pressure isn't coming from Washington but from Hollywood. ...
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Bush tightens sanctions on Sudan over Darfur 30.5.2007 Reuters Global Coverage
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President George W. Bush imposed new U.S. sanctions on Sudan on Tuesday and sought support for an international arms embargo out of frustration at Sudan's refusal to end what he called a genocide in ...
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Editorial: No More Excuses on Darfur 30.5.2007 NY Times: Editorials
President Bush rightly served notice that America has finally run out of patience with the duplicity of Sudan’s president, Omar Hassan Bashir, and will press the international community to stand up to the genocide.
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U.S. Develops Strategy to Deal with Sudan 30.5.2007 NPR News
President Bush announced new sanctions against Sudan on Tuesday in an effort to bring an end to the genocide in Darfur. The president said Sudan's government has defied the international community in bringing an end to the violence.
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Bush Pressures Sudan Over Darfur Genocide 30.5.2007 NPR News
President Bush tightened U.S. sanctions against Sudan on Tuesday, saying Darfurians deserve the help. It has been three years since his administration first called the conflict genocide. The action bars 31 more companies from accessing the U.S. financial system and targets three individuals.
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Actress-Activist Weighs In On Darfur Genocide 29.5.2007 NPR News
Actress Mia Farrow first read about the crisis in Sudan's Darfur region in 2004. Since then, she has become a major activist for change there. She calls Tuesday's announcement that the United States is tightening economic sanctions against Sudan "too little, too late."
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Bush tightens US sanctions on Sudan 29.5.2007 Financial Times US
US president will bar 31 companies owned or controlled by Sudan from doing business in the the US financial system. He is also seeking support for new international penalties.
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Bush Imposes New Sanctions on Sudan 29.5.2007 SFGate: Top Stories
President Bush ordered new U.S. economic sanctions Tuesday to pressure Sudan's government to halt the bloodshed in Darfur that the administration has condemned as genocide. "I promise this to the people of Darfur: the United States will not avert our... ...
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Bush orders sanctions on Sudan over Darfur 29.5.2007 International Herald Tribune: Front Page
The sanctions are directed at government-run companies and three individuals.
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