Saturday, June 16, 2007

Climate Change behind Darfur killing

From correspondents in Washington
June 17, 2007
Agence France-Presse

THE slaughter in Darfur was triggered by global climate change and that more such conflicts may be on the horizo, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon says in an article published today.

"The Darfur conflict began as an ecological crisis, arising at least in part from climate change,'' Mr Ban said in a Washington Post opinion column.


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