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    Sudan : Darfur Destroyed The government of Sudan is responsible for “ethnic cleansing” and crimes against humanity in Darfur, one of the world’s poorest and most inaccessible regions, on Sudan’s western border with Chad. The Sudanese government and the Arab “Janjaweed” militias it arms and supports have committed numerous attacks on the civilian populations of the African Fur, Masalit and Zaghawa ethnic groups. Government forces oversaw and directly...
    • Contributor: Human Rights Watch (Organization)
    • Date: 2004-06-26
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    Why the U.S. Is Right to Support an Ad Hoc Tribunal for Darfur The United States and many advocates of the International Criminal Court (ICC) have long been at odds over the structure, autonomy, and jurisdiction of the Court.[1] While these differences have not been resolved, the U.S. opposition to a United Nations Security Council resolution referring the situation in Darfur region of Sudan to the ICC has rekindled international and domestic attention on America’s policy toward...
    • Contributor: Schafer, Brett D.
    • Date: 2005-09-03
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    Large Bipartisan Majority of Americans Favors Referring Darfur War Crime Cases to International Criminal Court As the UN Security Council prepares to consider referring to the International Criminal Court Sudanese individuals charged with war crimes and crimes against humanity in Darfur, the Bush administration continues to oppose such a move. However, a majority of Americans (60%) favor referring these cases to the International Criminal Court rather than using a temporary tribunal, as the administration has proposed. Web Site. electronic...
    • Contributor: Chicago Council on Foreign Relations
    • Date: 2005-05-19
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    Sudan Organisation Against Torture (SOAT) Sudan Organisation Against Torture (SOAT) is an independent non-governmental human rights organisation established in 1993 working in Sudan and UK and has members worldwide. SOAT primary objective is preventing torture and challenging impunity. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Sudan Organisation Against Torture
    • Date: 2006-03-20