China’s Genocide Olympics

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Author(s) Nicholas D. Kristof
Source The New York Times
Date January 24, 2008
Quotes-start.png "Other countries also must do much more, but China is crucial. If Beijing were to suspend all transfers of arms and spare parts to Sudan until a peace deal is reached in Darfur, then that would change the dynamic. President Omar al-Bashir of Sudan would be terrified — especially since he is now preparing to resume war with South Sudan — and would realize that China is no longer willing to let its Olympics be stained by Darfuri blood." Quotes-end.png

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This item argues for the position China should pressure the Sudan to end the conflict on the topic Darfur conflict.