International Politics
14 August 2008
Three years ago this month, the Mauritanian army seized power from the long-term dictator Maaouya Ould Sid'Ahmed Taya...
Human Rights
13 December 2007
As darkness fell on Christmas Day, 1943, the sight and sound of Allied warplanes flying over the prisoner-of-war camps...
International Politics
11 October 2007
On 27 October, Darfur's rebel groups are scheduled to meet in Tripoli to thrash out a peace agreement. Britain has so...
Society
23 August 2007
Smoke from the coconut-fired barbecues along Jimbaran Beach on Bali mixes with the sweet fumes of kretek, the...
Human Rights
28 August 2006
Last May, amid considerable fanfare, the Darfur Peace Agreement was signed in Nigeria. Brokered by the United States...
International Politics
28 November 2005
Sudanese soldiers with guns have been a familiar sight on the streets of Khartoum for many years - a constant reminder...
Politics
08 August 2005
The death of Sudan's vice-president John Garang in a helicopter crash as he returned from visiting his friend Yoweri...