Alaska\'s Legislators: Help End the Genocide in Darfur

As concerned Alaskans, we are calling on our elected officials, Senator Ted Stevens, Senator Lisa Murkowski, and Congressman Don Young, to pass the necessary legislation to support President Bush in his goal to end the genocide in the Darfur region of the Sudan. Over 400,000 people have been murdered and over two million have been forced from their homes, and are now living in refugee camps. It is women and children who have born the brunt of this violence, and we cannot allow it to continue any longer. We strongly encourage you to support the following legislation: 1. The immediate deployment of the already-authorized UN peacekeeping force. 2. A significant strengthening of the understaffed African Union Force already in Darfur, until the U.N. force can be deployed. 3. The implementation of a fair and lasting Peace Agreement. 4. An increase in humanitarian aid, as well as an assurance of accessibility to those displaced by the Darfur genocide.

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AK Chapter / Save Darfur Coalition Contact: Tamar shaiak72@yahoo.com

Links

http://www.savedarfur.org/content http://www.humanitarianinfo.org/darfur/ http://web.amnesty.org/pages/sdn-index-eng http://www.ajws.org/index.cfmsection_id=15

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    Christina DeSaw, United States

    7 years ago Comments: If you do not do something about this genocide then you ar enabling it. The people of alaska dont want this for Darfur. No one want genocide to take place except for the crimals that carry it out. Who's side are you on
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    kyle olayvar, United States

    7 years ago Comments: d0des... woot
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    kyle olayvar, United States

    7 years ago Comments: this is the only time I'm agreeing with the president. pass the legislation and support bush! ~~
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