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:   Three Killed, 15 Injured as Army Soldiers Clash (news)
Sudan Tribune
30 September 2014

Three South Sudan army soldiers were killed and 15 others injured after clashes occurred at Yei military barracks in Central Equatoria state, officials said on Tuesday. [read more]

Sudan:   UNMISS Denies Report of Peacekeepers Reinforcing SPLA Garrisons (news)
Sudan Tribune
30 September 2014

The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) has dismissed an untrue reports that it's peacekeepers allegedly installed barbed wire fences around South Sudan army (SPLA) garrisons to prevent the ... [read more]

Sudan:   Bashir Meets With Saudi Crown Prince (news)
Sudan Tribune
30 September 2014

The Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir has arrived in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday to perform the annual hajj pilgrimage, the state news agency said. [read more]



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