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2006-05-02 13:57:32

By Estelle Shirbon ABUJA (Reuters) - The warring parties from Sudan's Darfur region struggled on Tuesday to extract concessions from each other before a midnight deadline for a peace agreement, as senior U.S. and European officials pressed for a deal.

2006-05-02 12:14:36

By Estelle Shirbon ABUJA (Reuters) - The warring parties from Sudan's Darfur region struggled on Tuesday to extract concessions from each other before a midnight deadline for a peace agreement, as senior U.S. and British officials pressed for a deal.

2006-05-02 08:10:31

By Estelle Shirbon ABUJA (Reuters) - Senior U.S. and British officials increased pressure on the warring parties from Sudan's Darfur region on Tuesday to strike a peace deal before a midnight deadline to end the devastating three-year conflict.

2006-05-02 06:37:12

By Estelle Shirbon ABUJA (Reuters) - U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Robert Zoellick flew into the Nigerian capital on Tuesday to increase pressure on the warring parties from Sudan's Darfur region to strike a peace deal before a midnight deadline.

2006-05-02 04:33:08

By Estelle Shirbon ABUJA (Reuters) - U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Robert Zoellick flew into the Nigerian capital on Tuesday to increase pressure on the warring parties from Sudan's Darfur region to strike a peace deal before a midnight deadline.

2006-05-01 12:26:32

By Pascal Fletcher N'DJAMENA (Reuters) - Around 150 armed men on horseback attacked a village in eastern Chad on Monday, killing at least four people and wounding six, two days before a presidential election, the U.N. refugee agency said. A U.N.

2006-05-01 07:21:35

By Estelle Shirbon ABUJA (Reuters) - Chances of a peace agreement for Sudan's Darfur region looked slim on Monday despite a 48-hour extension to negotiations, observers said, citing rebel inflexibility.

2006-05-01 02:31:34

By Estelle Shirbon ABUJA (Reuters) - Mediators from the African Union (AU) agreed in the early hours of Monday to give the warring parties from Sudan's Darfur region an extra 48 hours to strike a peace deal after a midnight deadline expired.

2006-04-30 20:24:03

By Estelle Shirbon ABUJA (Reuters) - Mediators from the African Union (AU) agreed in the early hours of Monday to give the warring parties from Sudan's Darfur region an extra 48 hours to strike a peace deal after a midnight deadline expired.

2006-04-30 16:32:08

Please read the correct spelling of Sen. Barack Obama's name in the third paragraph.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.