Joey Cheek on The Colbert Report

Joey Cheek appeared on The Colbert Report last week.  I was glad to hear the Stephen Colbert was ‘aware’ of Darfur :)

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One Response to Joey Cheek on The Colbert Report

  1. colbertdad says:

    Courtesy of ‘voicer’ at the Economist:

    1. In 2003-2007, Sudan received 87% of its major conventional weapons from Russia, and only 8% from China.[1]

    2. In 2006, 48% of Sudan exports went to Japan, 31% of Sudan export went to China.[2]

    3. United Nations sent investigation to Darfur in 2005, and concluded that the Government of the Sudan has NOT pursued a policy of genocide.[3]

    4. US is the only country in the world that labels the war in Darfur genocide.[4]

    Reference:
    [1] http://www.sipri.org/contents/armstrad/PR_AT_data_2007.html
    [2] https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/su.html
    [3] http://www.un.org/News/dh/sudan/com_inq_darfur.pdf
    [4] “Mr. Bush: …You know, I read – did call it (SOUND GLITCH) genocide,
    and I think we’re the only nation that has done so… ”
    http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/7245670.stm

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