What did Sudanese President Bashir do with a world-infamous war criminal? He gave him a promotion.
Bashir has appointed the militia leader who helped orchestrate genocide in Darfur as a senior adviser on ethnic affairs.
This brash and consistent defiance of the U.N. won't stop - not as long as Bashir has China to protect him.
We must tell China that enough is enough, and our representatives can help. Leaders in Congress are gathering support for an official letter to President Hu of China letting him know that his indifference toward Darfur is unacceptable.
As you know, China is Sudan's largest trade partner and foreign investor. It is Sudan's biggest defender in the international community, and it is the regime's largest arms supplier. But China played a crucial role in getting Sudan to agree to a hybrid peacekeeping force last summer.
Simply put, China has the power to put an end to the games Bashir is playing. Our representatives must pressure the Chinese government to lead the world community and end the violence in Darfur. Click here now to send your message to your representative.
HAVE WE FORGOTTEN HILARY CLINTON GAVE CHINA FAVOURED NATION STATUS!?
yet another reason i dont want her for president
( how the clinton's left the white house last time would be another. if they dont respect the office of president enough to not trash a white house and steal items from it, how can they serve properly in that office!!!)