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    US Condemns Violence by Darfur Militia

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    The United States has called on the Sudanese government to prevent further acts of violence by government-supported fighters in Darfur.
     
    State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki issued a statement Saturday condemning the attacks on civilians. She said the Darfur militia, also known as the Rapid Support Forces, burned homes outside of the southwestern city of Nyala on February 27.
     
    The assault killed several citizens and forced thousands more to flee to displacement camps.
     
    The statement also condemned the Sudan government's "campaign of aerial bombardments" and called on Sudanese officials to allow U.N. peacekeepers to investigate the incidents.
     
    Some information for this report provided by AFP.

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    by: dano j
    March 10, 2014 9:18 AM
    So when is the UN going to investigate the hundreds of bombing incidents in Afghanistan that has killed and injured and displaced upto a million people. [That also includes the murderous acts of so called fake Taliban made up of US agents that assassinate anybody that opposes the US or its henchmen in Afghanistan.] We haven't even heard any publicized apologies for the the senseless war crimes that the US soldiers commit, including the genocide of at a village when a US soldier moved down sixteen innocent people, and the shameful act of US soldiers of cutting off fingers and other body part to take home as souvenirs.

    If these barbarians are responsible for bringing peace to Darfur, I am afraid none will come. They (the US government) is a war mongering and manipulation machine that acts only for its own good.

    I urge the people of Darfur to stop the violence and unite being manipulated by outside forces and solve your problems amicably or you might end up, all of you, miserable slaves to a foreign power.

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