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  Conflict: Darfur
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Foreign Relations 
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Last ModifiedRP August 24, 2004 05:08pm
DescriptionThe Darfur conflict is an ongoing (as of 2004) conflict in the Darfur region of western Sudan between the Janjaweed, a Sudanese-government-supported armed militia recruited from local Arab tribes, and the black African peoples of the region. The conflict has been widely described as "ethnic cleansing". As of June 2004, an estimated 10,00030,000 people had already been killed, and more than one million people displaced from their homes.

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BBC Q&A: Sudan's Darfur conflict  Discuss
Darfur Information Center  Discuss
Human Rights Watch - Sudan  Discuss

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Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Apr 25, 2010 02:00pm General 'Dozens killed' in Darfur fighting  Article Penguin 
Sep 10, 2009 12:00am Video Darfur group says crisis exaggerated  Article Craverguy 
Apr 27, 2009 01:40pm News U.S. lawmakers arrested in Darfur protest at Sudan embassy  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Jan 14, 2007 01:00pm News New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson has brokered a new Darfur ceasefire. Will it help a bid for the White House?  Article Karma Policeman 
May 16, 2006 02:15pm News U.N. Passes Darfur Peacekeeping Resolution  Article ArmyDem 
May 01, 2005 11:00pm General Peace Is in Sight, but Is Darfur [Sudan] Too Broken to Fix?  Article ArmyDem 

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