Latest CIA activities in Sudan Stories

2006-06-07 15:41:46

Evelyn Leopold ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - The African Union is recruiting new troops for Darfur from Africa and wrote to NATO for logistic support despite apprehension in Sudan, visiting U.N. Security Council members were told on Wednesday.

2006-06-07 10:26:20

By Evelyn Leopold ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - The African Union wants its forces in Sudan's Darfur region to be strengthened with more troops from Africa and supported with logistics from NATO, visiting U.N. Security Council members were told on Wednesday.

2006-06-05 16:17:49

By Evelyn Leopold KHARTOUM (Reuters) - A U.N. Security Council delegation arrived in Sudan for the first time on Monday to try to persuade the Khartoum government that a U.N. peacekeeping operation in Darfur was not tantamount to an invasion.

2006-04-12 18:03:12

By Evelyn Leopold UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Britain and the United States announced on Wednesday that four Sudanese were slated for United Nations sanctions over war crimes in Darfur but Russia and China signaled disapproval.

2006-04-11 17:39:55

By Evelyn Leopold UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The U.N. Security Council on Tuesday told the Sudan government and rebels to make peace in Darfur by April 30 and instructed U.N. military experts to plan for a peacekeeping force there. Neither demand may be fulfilled.

2006-04-10 10:00:26

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - NATO is discussing its possible future involvement in Sudan's violent Darfur region but has no plans to send a military ground force, an alliance spokeswoman said on Monday.

2006-04-10 01:17:58

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States backs a proposal to send several hundred NATO advisers to support the African Union peacekeeping mission to halt violence in Darfur, The Washington Post reported on Monday.

2006-04-09 10:47:49

By Estelle Shirbon ABUJA (Reuters) - Intensive talks involving two African heads of state who tried to bring the warring parties from Sudan's Darfur region closer to a peace agreement failed to produce any tangible results, participants said on Sunday.

2006-04-05 04:37:33

KHARTOUM (Reuters) - The African Union is investigating allegations of rape and child abuse leveled against its peace-monitoring forces in the violent Darfur region, it said in a statement.

2006-04-04 05:50:12

RUMBEK, Sudan (Reuters) - The Sudanese government denied a senior UN official permission to fly over the western region of Darfur on Tuesday on his way to visit Sudanese refugees in neighboring Chad, UN officials said.

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