Rape as a mechanism of genocide in Darfur
About a month ago, Sudanese soldiers stormed into the Tabit village in Darfur, violently expelling all the men and, over a few hours, brutally raping 200 women and girls. Among the victims of rape were 80 minors, of whom 8 were elementary school students. A week after the attack, a commander in the Sudanese army …25/11/14
The Twentieth Anniversary of the Rwanda Genocide: What has been learned?
Rwanda at twenty years Roméo Dallaire offers a number of painful, indeed excruciating observations in his searing account of the Rwandan genocide that claimed the lives of some 800,000 Tutsis and moderate Hutus beginning on April 7, 1994. As UNIMAR commander during the months leading up to and during the genocide, Dallaire provides an almost …07/04/14
Mutasim Ali’s speech in Darfur Global Day 2013
It’s my great honor today to stand before you to speak on behalf of Darfuri refugees in the state of Israel. Let me on behalf of Darfuri refugees in Israel extend my thanks and appreciations to the Israeli civil society organizations, human rights organizations, national and international NGOs, Israeli public, community leaders, sympathizers, well-wishers and …27/04/13