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Latest Second Chadian Civil War Stories

2006-05-12 08:07:06

By Pascal Fletcher DAKAR (Reuters) - A peace deal to end the conflict in Sudan's Darfur region will not halt a campaign by rebels in neighboring Chad to topple President Idriss Deby, a Chadian rebel spokesman said on Friday.

2006-05-11 09:08:04

By Richard Waddington GENEVA (Reuters) - The International Criminal Court must act more decisively to bring to trial those guilty of war crimes in Darfur because Sudanese officials have so far proved incapable of doing so, the top U.N. human rights official said.

2006-05-08 09:38:08

By Opheera McDoom KALMA CAMP, Sudan (Reuters) - Angry demonstrators killed a Sudanese interpreter working with African Union forces in Darfur on Monday in riots which broke out during a senior U.N. official's visit to a camp for displaced Sudanese. Jan Egeland, the U.N.

2006-05-08 09:04:37

By Opheera McDoom KALMA CAMP, Sudan (Reuters) - Angry demonstrators killed a Sudanese interpreter working with African Union forces in Darfur on Monday in riots which broke out during a senior UN official's visit to a camp for displaced Sudanese.

2006-05-08 06:02:41

By Opheera McDoom KALMA CAMP, Sudan (Reuters) - U.N. humanitarian chief Jan Egeland and aid workers beat a hasty retreat from a refugee camp in Darfur on Monday after a demonstration spun out of control and an aid worker was attacked.

2006-05-08 03:53:20

KALMA CAMP, Sudan (Reuters) - U.N. humanitarian chief Jan Egeland, aid workers and journalists were forced to evacuate a refugee camp in Darfur on Monday after a demonstration spun out of control and an aid worker was attacked.

2006-05-06 07:47:08

By Claire Soares GAGA, Chad (Reuters) - Darfuri refugees sheltering in crowded camps in arid eastern Chad might have been expected to celebrate a long-awaited peace deal but they say they are in no rush to pack bags, load mules and begin the trek back home.

2006-05-04 22:47:02

By Estelle Shirbon ABUJA (Reuters) - The Justice and Equality Movement (JEM), one of three rebel factions from Sudan's Darfur region under intense pressure to sign an African Union peace plan, said on Friday it would not sign the document as it stands.

2006-05-04 20:23:39

By Estelle Shirbon ABUJA (Reuters) - African heads of state and Western diplomats pressed rebel factions from Sudan's Darfur region for decisions on a draft peace deal in the early hours of Friday after a third deadline passed.

2006-05-04 18:47:12

By Estelle Shirbon ABUJA (Reuters) - Western and African diplomats kept the Sudanese government and Darfur rebels talking into Friday in a strenuous push for a peace deal, after a midnight deadline for agreement passed.


Word of the Day
megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.