Yesterday, NBC's Ann Curry tried to pin down Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir on the atrocities in Darfur. In the second part of her Exclusive, Curry pointed out why the United States is reluctant to exert wholehearted pressure on al-Bashir's regime to make peace in the region. She called it "a complex relationship." Khartoum, "flush with oil money," is also "a crossroads for militants, including al-Qaeda," heading for war. The government has been an invaluable ally for the CIA ever since Osama bin Laden lived in Sudan: "Cooperation is still frequent and at the highest levels," Curry's unnamed "government" source told her. She did not specify which government.
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