Thursday, March 29, 2007

George Clooney's Video Diary from Sudan- Part 1

Ask your Senators to Support the Sudan Divestment Authorization Act!

The Sudan Divestment Authorization Act, introduced on March 8, provides federal protection for states that divest from foreign companies funding the genocide in Darfur, Sudan. Ask your senators to co-sponsor the Sudan Divestment Authorization Act -- call 1-800-GENOCIDE today!

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New UN aid chief issues warning on Sudan

According to the new UN humanitarian official, the deteriorating situation in Sudan could force aid workers to pull out. "The suffering there is unbearable," German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Sunday.

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Blair calls for tough UN action on Sudan

Britain and Germany demand tougher action against Sudan, since the situation there is deteriorating and the economic sanctions have been ineffective. Sudan has denied UN peacekeepers and one of the junior ministers is being tried in the International Criminal Court in The Hague for being connected with the atrocities in Darfur.

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