The first two weeks of March 2014 witnessed some of the most violent clashes between the Darfur insurgent groups and the government security forces and militiamen. Both the Sudan Liberation Movement-Abdel Wahid Nur (SLM-AW) and the SLM-Minni Minnawi (SLM-MM) were involved in the fighting. The conflict in Darfur also witnessed a new development with increased military operations by supporters of long-time Janjaweed leader and government ally Shiekh Musa Hilal, against government forces and the civilian populations. The military activities of this undeclared rebel group are significant as its leader, Musa Hilal, is known for his atrocious acts against civilians in Darfur. Because of his key role in organizing and leading Janjaweed attacks against civilians during the early years of the conflict, the UN Security Council placed on him travel restrictions and financial sanctions under Chapter VII of the UN Charter (Resolution 1672/2006)....
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|>>> Report of the African Union High Level Panel on Darfur, 29 Oct 2009
>>> Report of the Elders’ Mission to Sudan: Bringing Hope, Forging Peace, Nov 2007
>>> Report of the High Level Mission on the Situation of Human Rights in Darfur, March 2007
>>> Report of the International Commission of Inquiry on Darfur, Jan 2005, (English)
>>> Report of the International Commission of Inquiry on Darfur, Jan 2005, (Arabic)
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12 March 2012