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9/30/2009 - Sudanese Refugees Face Rape, Violence
Sudanese women refugees living in eastern Chad face a constant threat of rape and other violence against women....

4/9/2008 - Rape Still Widespread in Darfur
Human Rights Watch (HRW) reported on Monday that sexual violence in Darfur continues to be a constant threat for women and girls....

8/23/2007 - Catholic Church Denounces Amnesty's Support of Limited Abortion Rights
Catholic leaders have denounced Amnesty International following the organization's adoption of a new policy in support of limited abortion rights....

3/27/2007 - Afghan Human Rights Leader Visits US
Sima Samar, chair of the Afghan Independent Human Rights Commission and the United Nations Special Envoy to Darfur, will speak at a special forum tomorrow with other women's rights and human rights leaders to address the US's failed policies in Afghanistan....

12/21/2006 - Displaced Women in Darfur Suffer Severe Depression
A new study of internally displaced women in Sudan's South Darfur illuminates the bleak status of women's mental health in the volatile region....

9/15/2006 - Global Protest Calls for UN Intervention in Darfur
In a global "Day for Darfur" on Sunday, September 17, activists in thirty-seven countries will speak out to demand intervention in the escalating humanitarian crisis in western Sudan....

5/1/2006 - Thousands Rally Across the US to Stop Genocide
Thousands gathered in 12 different locations yesterday to support Sudan's Darfur region and rally against the genocide-in-progress....

2/3/2005 - UN Commission Finds Crimes Against Humanity in Sudan; Urges International Court Action
A United Nations-appointed commission released a report earlier this week that found that the pattern of atrocities in the Sudan did not constitute acts of genocide committed by the government, but instead found the government guilty of crimes against humanity and war crimes....

10/21/2004 - UNICEF: Violence and Sexual Exploitation Continue in Sudan
The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) reports that rape is still being used as a weapon to terrorize women and girls, their families, and their communities in Darfur, Sudan....

9/10/2004 - Powell Reports Genocide in Sudan
In his testimony before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Thursday, US Secretary of State Colin Powell declared that genocide has occurred in the Darfur region of the Sudan....

9/2/2004 - Sudanese Women Raped by Militia
Large numbers of Sudanese women are being raped by, or have lost their husbands to, the mostly-Arab militia called the Janjaweed....