Darfur


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an impoverished region of western Sudan

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What is happening now in Darfur is a total disgrace and an absolute tragedy from a humanitarian point of view.
Saleh Mohamed Hamid (18 years old) from Gocker, West Darfur, is being assisted at El Geneina Hospital on 14 November 2012, after getting infected with the Yellow Fever (Photo UNAMID)
And in 2004, she again accompanied Power to the parched, desert region of eastern Chad, where international relief agencies were running the Bahai tent camp as a home for (at the time) 18,000 struggling refugees from Darfur.
President Bush is among many in the international community who have denounced the violence in Darfur as genocide.
Helene Gayle, president and CEO of CARE, said, "The humanitarian conflict in Darfur affects millions of people - especially women and children - and we're working to meet their most basic needs at this critical junction.
The letter calls on the world to unite in its resolve not to abandon the people of Darfur at this time of greatest need or to turn its back on them.
The poignant exhibit, named Smallest Witnesses: The Conflict in Darfur through Children's Eyes, presents drawings from children in refugee camps along the border between Darfur and Chad.
6 (SUNA) - The government of North Darfur State has affirmed its readiness for cooperation with the UN and African Union Mission for Darfur (UNAMID) in all fields for the sake of reaching the common goals.
July 12, 2014 (KHARTOUM) - Unidentified gunmen killed the coordinator of the Popular Defence Forces (PDF) in one of South Darfur counties on Saturday while he was heading to Nyala from the neighbouring East Darfur state.
Darfur now faces what has quickly become one of the world's worst humanitarian crises.
One hundred pairs of the limited edition boots were distributed to humanitarian activists, policy makers, journalists and entertainment professionals, who have raised awareness of and championed change in Darfur.
De'ain, East Darfur State, July 26 (SUNA) - Chairman of Darfur Regional Authority, Dr.
The world continues to avert its eyes from accelerating human suffering and destruction By Eric Reeves May 31, 2014 -- The international community is be now quite experienced in pretending that the massive humanitarian crisis in Darfur doesn't really exist, or exists in some acceptable and remediable form, destined to improve with time.
The Adventist Development and Relief Agency International (ADRA) is appealing for the release of three agency workers that were abducted at gunpoint along with ADRA project vehicles on December 16th, 2004, while traveling through the then rebel-controlled area of Labado on their way from Khartoum to West Darfur, Sudan.
Khartoum, July 1 (SUNA)- The Minister of Affairs of the Council of Darfur Regional Authority, Mohamed Yousif Al-Telaib, has affirmed prevalence of security and stability in Darfur states, excluding few banditry acts and violations.