Tag: sudan

Ethnic groups slaughtered in Sudan churches, mosques

Ethnic groups slaughtered in Sudan churches, mosques

| April 23, 2014

“Liberators” who broadcast their intention to murder and rape innocent people? “Liberators,” you say? Here’s proof that racist murder is not simply the purview of white supremacists. An ‘abomination’: Slaughter in the mosques and churches of Bentiu, South Sudan BY FRED BARBASH As they seized the oil hub Bentiu, South Sudanese rebels slaughtered hundreds of […]

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Freed Sudan journalist hails press freedom ‘precedent’

Freed Sudan journalist hails press freedom ‘precedent’

| January 2, 2014

Sudanese journalist Faisal Mohammed Salih, charged with publishing lies about a young woman activist’s claim of rape, was acquitted in a surprise ruling.

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African migrants in long march protest Israeli detentions

African migrants in long march protest Israeli detentions

| December 24, 2013

In a dramatic protest against their detention, some 200 African migrants crossed 60 miles by foot over two days in winter weather to rally at the Israeli parliament in Jerusalem.

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Dr. John Aden to speak at IPFW Native Tongue Lecture Series

Dr. John Aden to speak at IPFW Native Tongue Lecture Series

| November 14, 2013

FORT WAYNE—The College of Arts and Sciences of IPFW is scheduled to present John Aden, PhD., executive director of the African/African American Historical Society and Museum of Fort Wayne as part of the Native Tongue Lecture Series, at 6 p.m., Nov. 21 in Neff 101. Aden, a graduate of Paul Harding High School, who earn […]

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Dinka Ngok members to choose national identity in contentious vote

Dinka Ngok members to choose national identity in contentious vote

| October 26, 2013

(GIN)—Members of the Dinka Ngok ethnic group are returning en masse to their homes in the oil-rich Abyei region, intent on a unilateral referendum on national identity that may have explosive consequences. The exodus began after Sudanese leaders failed to schedule an internationally-backed referendum this month. It would have allowed all Abyei citizens to choose […]

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