Darfur Lawyers Decry Call to ‘Leave Rebel Bodies in the Open’

[Radio Dabanga] Darfur -Lawyers of the Darfur Bar Association condemned a statement by the East Darfur Governor, to leave the bodies of fallen rebel fighters in the open in North and East Darfur’s valleys and ravines. ‘The regime should respect the rig…

[Radio Dabanga] Darfur -Lawyers of the Darfur Bar Association condemned a statement by the East Darfur Governor, to leave the bodies of fallen rebel fighters in the open in North and East Darfur's valleys and ravines. 'The regime should respect the rights of war hostages.'

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Villagers Killed After Renewed North Darfur Fighting

[Radio Dabanga] Kutum -Five people were killed in a raid in a rebel-held area near Kutum that witnessed renewed fighting between paramilitary forces and armed rebels on Sunday. “They attacked the area from both sides in 150 vehicles.”

[Radio Dabanga] Kutum -Five people were killed in a raid in a rebel-held area near Kutum that witnessed renewed fighting between paramilitary forces and armed rebels on Sunday. "They attacked the area from both sides in 150 vehicles."

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Amid Fresh Violence, UN Rallies Support for Displaced

[UN News] United Nations agencies are seeking to rally support for the people fleeing escalating violence in the Central African Republic (CAR), while the Organization’s human rights office has called for the establishment of a strong justice system in…

[UN News] United Nations agencies are seeking to rally support for the people fleeing escalating violence in the Central African Republic (CAR), while the Organization's human rights office has called for the establishment of a strong justice system in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Kenyan Police Gun Down Three Al-Shabaab Suspects

[Shabelle] Kenya’s security forces on Monday killed three Al-Shabaab suspects in the coastal town of Tana River. Deputy County Commissioner Michael Kioni said several rifles and ammunitions were recovered from the suspects.

[Shabelle] Kenya's security forces on Monday killed three Al-Shabaab suspects in the coastal town of Tana River. Deputy County Commissioner Michael Kioni said several rifles and ammunitions were recovered from the suspects.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Govt Avoids Stepping On Religious Toes in Marriage Act Amendment Process

[Daily News] Dodoma -The Marriage Act of 1971 which is currently under amendment will never interfere with any religious belief, the Attorney General, Mr George Masaju assured the House today.

[Daily News] Dodoma -The Marriage Act of 1971 which is currently under amendment will never interfere with any religious belief, the Attorney General, Mr George Masaju assured the House today.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania