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Sudan Elections

With War Threatening: Clooney, Google, UN Team Up To Watch Sudan Border

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

WASHINGTON — A group founded by American actor George Clooney said Tuesday it has teamed up with Google, a U.N. agency and anti-genocide organiz...

George Clooney In Southern Sudan Over War Worries

AP | MAGGIE FICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

JUBA, Sudan — American actor George Clooney is visiting the little known region of Southern Sudan. The U.N. Security Council arrived to a raucou...

Sudan's Sham Elections

Mia Farrow | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Mia Farrow

In the lead-up to the April 11 elections in Sudan -- the country's first since 1986 -- it is clear that intimidation, vote rigging, manipulation of the census, and bribing of tribal leaders are rampant.

Call it "Elections in Sudan"

Jamal Dajani | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jamal Dajani

The Iraqi elections are over but failed to produce a clear winner. While former Prime Minister Iyad Allawi narrowly finished first in the poll, it might take weeks before we find out if he'll be able to build the coalition needed to form a government.

U.S. Official Undercuts Sudan Policy, Misunderstands Elections

David Sullivan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
David Sullivan

Violations of civil rights by Sudanese security forces undermine prospects for free and fair elections. The international community must do more to ensure successful elections.