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A Good Day in Danville,Virginia
Delegation to Rwanda and other concerns Developing Story: AFRICOM Team to Assess Situation in the DRC!!! New Concerns About Nigeria The Visit by the SECSTATE The Sudan Hearings What to Do With Somalia? How It Ends!! Two Amendments that were Suprising Reason For Optimism Two other Problem Spots Some Other News That You Might Be Interested In..... A Nigerian Trial in New York New Legislation and the Return of an Old Argument A Briefing in Farmville and A Call for Washington The More Things Change........ General Ward Visits Africa The Paradox Known as Zimbabwe Saving Captain Phillips Next Stop For APS: Cameroon Restoration of Badly Needed Funds Restoration of Badly Needed Funds US Air Force: No Plans for No Fly Zone over Darfur Yet.......... A New Undersecretary of State for Africa is nominated. Operation Objective Voice Another Movement Organizes in the United States Enter the Boxer Rising Tensions and Hopes for Peace A Good Day in Danville,Virginia Report: AFRICOM helped plan Operation Lightning Thunder An Envoy is Needed in Darfur Right Away The First Strategies of the Administration The African Policy of President Obama A Policy Reccomendation that Makes Sense Darfur and Piracy Report: US Special Envoy to Sudan Asked for Military Force A New Policy For the Horn? Outgoing and Incoming Epidemic = Endgame? Updating Somali Disappearance Story Problems Beyond Somalia and Zimbabwe Africa Partnership Station 09 Report: Somalis Missing from Minneapolis MARFORAF is Now Formed Ospreys Over Africa What will President Obama Do for Africa? Breaking News: Secretary Frazier Goes to Kinshasa !!! US Envoy: More Peacekeepers for Darfur by the End of The YEAR!!! Concern over Women Should Extend Further than the DRC Why is the US Silent Regarding the DRC? The US and Malawi The US Relationship With Malawi AFRICOM No Missions in Somalia but Trains Cameroonian and EG Soldiers New African Advocacy Group Launches in USA What will McCain and Obama do for Africa? General Nkunda Angers Washington What Will McCain and Obama do for Africa? A New Strategy towards Angola? Of Pirates and Despots that Washington has to deal with..... The State Department Religious Freedom Report 08 Developing Story: US to Increase Aid to Somaliland West Africa: Forgotten Front in the War on Drugs? A "Crucial Window of Opportunity" Somali Protests at the Republican National Committee Why Passing H Res 765 is an excellent Idea What is the Status of IVAW? IVAW Where is the Congress on This? Feds End Refugee Program Due to Fraud How Much will the DOD and STATE Spend in Africa the Next Fiscal Year? Small Arms in Africa Breaking News: US to Extend TPS to Sudan!!!!!!!! Senator Durbin Speaks Up in Support of Press Freedom!!! We Abstain US Increases Sanctions Against Zimbabwe Tyrants v Rule of Law Active Month for the US at the UN Zim Campaign begins with a new threat against the US Ambassador Why H Res. 1227 is a Great Idea Another Secession Movement Approaches Washington Other Areas that the US should be concerned about US Aims to stop Chinese Arms from reaching Zimbabwe... Finally! Hypocrisy over Child Soldiers? Americans Held in Zimbabwe and Presidential Runoff Created Congo Lobby Day in Washington State Department Report on Human Rights has been released Islamists on the March in Somalia? Kenyans Angry with Hillary Clinton A Tale of Two Peaces MEND asks for US Mediation: Should the Administration do it? Will Somaliland Independence Bill Get Any Support on Capitol Hill? President Bush: Africa Has been a Priority New African Legislation being Discussed in Washington Child Soldiers being used by US Allies???? President Bush to ignore Key Allies in African Trip Terrorists Moving Around West Africa At will? US and Europe Criticized over Zimbabwe Again..... This is not a recording US to recgonize Somaliland??? US Military Trains Ugandans in Somalia and in Uganda !!!!!! Election Results leave Kenya in Turmoil!!!! Has Congress Dropped the Ball for Africa Also??? New Era in US-Nigerian Relations?? Gambia: Is this a Crisis Under the Radar?? Rally for Southern Cameroon in New York A New Turn in US-Zimbabwe Relations? Drug War going to West Africa? Is Ethiopia Jamming the VOA? Africa, The US and Iran: Could a US Strike provoke a War? Darfur: Can the US Save the UN Mission? US to support Nigerian Efforts in the Delta Rally for HR 2003 in Oklahoma!!! Central Africa Ethiopia & Eritrea Tensions could this become a US Proxy War? Assault on the Zimbabwean Church? AFRICOM what is its real Mission? Contact the Eagle Article Page Contact Me Archives

Feb. 27,2009
 
Reporting from both Danville,Virginia and the Home Base in Prince Edward County Virginia.
 
The Editor of Confused Eagle Scott Morgan spent the last 36 Hours in Danville, Virginia.
 
This is one of the initial steps that the Editorial Staff Hopes to take to raise awareness of US Policy towards Africa.

First of all the subject matter was timely. It seems that at times we have to research regarding the topic daily. At times it feels that every 20 Minutes we have to change the scope of the information.
 
The Students of Barry Koplen at Danville Community College need to commended for the excellent questions that they posed to this correspondent.
 
The depth of the quality in the questions show that:
 
1.) There is Genuine Concern regarding the Situation in Darfur. Why the US is not taking a larger role in the crisis or not appears to be trying to resolve it is frustrating Students.
 
2.) The Knowledge of the Root Causes in this Crisis by the Students is to be commended as well.
 
3.) Their questions regarding the Lack of Action by other parties and concern for the Plight of the Women who have been victimized during this crisis were so well crafted that I will be passing them on to other Interested Parties
 
 
 

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Darfur: An Unresolved Crisis that was the Focus of a Discussion on Feb. 27th in Danville,Virginia
 

The Situation in Darfur will not be off the Radar Screen for the Forseeable Future. Next Week the Sudanese President is expected to be Formally Indicted for War Crimes by the International Criminal Court. Attacks by Militias that are both Loyal to and in Opposition to the Sudanese Government continue despite a accord to formally start Peace Talks.
 
The Problems of the Ugandan Militia the LRA Oprerating within close Proximity to Sudan was discussed as well. In the past the Sudanese Government has provided Logistical Support for the Activities of the LRA.
 
I also covered the High Expectations that the African Digital Media and some Activists have that President Obama will make Africa a Major Foreign Policy Focus for His Administration.
 
All in All it was a Great Experience that had Me come away with Admiration for the Skills of Barry Kopen and Jayne Webb.

Well Done Danville.

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