If we had any sense, we would have been arming the Darfurians and the Southern Sudanese to fight back against the genocidal, rapist Arab Janjaweed. A very simple measure would be to do what Reagan did in Afghanistan, and give them Stingers. The Sudanese maintain their superiority in large part because of new Chinese and old Soviet-supplied airpower. A few hundred Stingers would blow the whole thing wide open. Sudan masses its troops for a decisive strike on Darfur
The soldier pushed at the bomb with his foot, rolling it through the dust towards the white Russian-built Antonov aircraft standing on the runway of El Fasher airport.
The plane was being loaded for another bombing run, as Sudanese government forces gear up for a military onslaught when Ramadan ends today or tomorrow.