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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Sudan:   Woman, Arrested for Converting, Flies to Italy (news)
Voice of America
24 July 2014

A Sudanese woman who was spared a death sentence for converting from Islam to Christianity, and then barred from leaving Sudan, was due to arrive in Italy on Thursday, an Italian government official ... [read more]

Soudan:   Coopération - Matteo Renzi accueille Meriam Ishag à Rome (news)
Les Dépêches de Brazzaville
24 July 2014

La jeune femme soudanaise condamnée à mort dans son pays pour avoir changé de religion est arrivée à Rome jeudi matin [read more]

Soudan:   La chrétienne soudanaise accusée d'apostasie accueillie en Italie (news)
Radio France Internationale
24 July 2014

C'est la fin d'un long cauchemar pour Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag. Cette Soudanaise de 27 ans avait été condamnée à mort dans son pays pour apostasie en mai 2014. ... [read more]



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