Deaths due to Conflict in Darfur, Sudan since 2003: 200,000

This has just been verified as a lowest estimate for the genocide in this region. Apparently George Clooney recently made a passionate speech demanding UN intervention. A tricky one – Sudan regected a 20,000 strong UN force on the grounds that it was an attack on a sovereignty.

Source: Science Journal / BBC News

Jake Oldershaw

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