5 Stories You Might Have Missed This Week

From Enough blogs Fri Jan 18 2013, 19:02:18

Here at Enough, we often swap emails with interesting articles and feature stories that we come across in our favorite publications and on our favorite websites. We wanted to share some of these stories with you as part of our effort to keep you up to date on what you need to know in the world of anti-genocide and crimes against humanity work.

UNICEF released this short video "From memory to paper" about art therapy programs targeting traumatized children in camps for internally displaced people outside of Goma in eastern Congo.

With his retirement approaching, U.S. Special Envoy to Sudan and South Sudan Princeton Lyman gave an extended interview to Radio France International in which he reflects on the challenges of his time working on the Sudans during such a monumental moment in the two countries' history.

New York Times reporter C.J. Chivers reveals how researchers retraced the trail of unmarked bullet casing from battlefields in Africa back to their origin in Iran.

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News Stories Quoted in this Blog Post:

Congo-Kinshasa:   U.S. Law Could Boost Costs But Promote Peace (analysis)
This is Africa
14 January 2013

There are grounds for optimism that the Dodd Frank Act will contribute to the Congressional objective of promoting peace and security in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. [read more]

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Tanzania:   Insight - Need for Rethink of UN Involvement in Darfur (news)
The Citizen
28 November 2015

As others think for a need to reinforce the UN peacekeeping mission in Darfur (Unamid), its leaders have a different view. They think that the UN should refocus its involvement in Darfur crisis. [read more]

Egypt:   Egypt-Sudan Crisis 'Runs Deep' (news)
Radio Dabanga
29 November 2015

The current crisis between Sudan and Egypt runs much deeper than anger over the recent killing and mistreatment of Sudanese nationals in Egypt, says Yasir Arman, Secretary-General of the Sudan ... [read more]

Afrique du Sud:   Omar el-B├ęchir n'ira pas au sommet Chine-Afrique (news)
Radio France Internationale
27 November 2015

Le président du Soudan, Omar el-Béchir, aux côtés de son homologue congolais Denis Sassou-Nguesso, salué par le chef de l'Etat du Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe, lors du 25e ... [read more]

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