Dr. Albaqir A. Mukhtar. Director o f Al- Khatim Adlan Centre for Enlightenment and Human Development (KACE ) – Khartoum, Sudan. What’s Going on in Darfur?. How The Conflict is Perceived: a. In the West b. The Arab/Islamic World. Nuba Mountains. North-South. From Darfur “African”.
Director of Al-KhatimAdlan Centre for Enlightenment and Human Development (KACE) – Khartoum, Sudan
How The Conflict is Perceived:
a. In the West
b. The Arab/Islamic World
Security is deteriorating by the day
The conflict reached Darfurian cities: Crimes in the Cities: Recently the Janjaweed attacked Fashir and Kabkabiyya
JEM’s recent attack on Khartoum.
Abductions & assassinations inside the cities
Crimes in the Camps:
Tribal conflict over resources
Regional instability and spread of small arms
The Government became part of the conflict
Example of Western Media Coverage:
BBC Panorama: The New Killing fields
Date of transmission 14:11:04,
Presenter Hilary Anderson visited a devastated village
Interviewed Survivors; among them
Khadija, a woman from Darfur who lost all her 3 children plus her husband and brother.
To give just the titles of the programs devoted by one satellite channel, al-Jazeera TV, for the Darfur crisis,
Why then a limited problem blown out of proportion by the USA and western powers?
It is a plot to:
Easing the humanitarian Crisis