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May 9, 2007 | Maggie Farley, Times Staff Writer
China and Russia have supplied weapons and aircraft to Sudan that have been used in deadly attacks against civilians in Darfur in violation of a U.N. arms embargo, Amnesty International charged in a report Tuesday. The report cites witnesses who said they saw Russian-made aircraft and helicopter gunships used in bombing raids and traced spent cartridges in raided villages to new Kalashnikov assault rifles.
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May 9, 2007 | Maggie Farley, Times Staff Writer
China and Russia have supplied weapons and aircraft to Sudan that have been used in deadly attacks against civilians in Darfur in violation of a U.N. arms embargo, Amnesty International charged in a report Tuesday. The report cites witnesses who said they saw Russian-made aircraft and helicopter gunships used in bombing raids and traced spent cartridges in raided villages to new Kalashnikov assault rifles.
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August 26, 1998 | CRAIG TURNER and DOYLE McMANUS, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Long before the United States used cruise missiles to destroy what its intelligence sources identified as a chemical weapons factory in Khartoum, arms experts at the United Nations and around the world suspected the Sudanese government of collaborating with scientists from Iraq, Iran and other countries to develop such weapons. Those suspicions, however, did not harden into evidence until U.S. intelligence agents recovered what U.S.
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August 26, 1998 | CRAIG TURNER and DOYLE McMANUS, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Long before the United States used cruise missiles to destroy what its intelligence sources identified as a chemical weapons factory in Khartoum, arms experts at the United Nations and around the world suspected the Sudanese government of collaborating with scientists from Iraq, Iran and other countries to develop such weapons. Those suspicions, however, did not harden into evidence until U.S. intelligence agents recovered what U.S.
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