Sorry George Clooney, but the last thing Darfur needs is western troops

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Author(s) Jonathan Steele
Source The Guardian
Date September 19, 2006
Quotes-start.png "In spite of efforts to describe the killing in Darfur as genocide, neither the UN nor the EU went along with this description. It was not because of moral myopia, but because they understood the difference between a brutal civil war and a deliberate policy of ethnic cleansing. Darfur is not Rwanda." Quotes-end.png

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This item argues against the position United Nations should send peacekeepers on the topic Darfur conflict.