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I'm Sussan Yarky from the VOA News Center in Washington.

Fromer Indonesian President Suharto has died after badly heart,lung and kidney problems for more than 20 days in a Jakarta hospital. C. reports from the Indonesia capital. The 86-year-old former dictator was admitted to the hospital in critical condition on January 4th. His doctors say he suffered multiple organ failure and slipped into a coma Sunday before passing away. Major / , the police chief for the district where the hospital is located announced the news.

He says Indonesian second president Haji Muhammad Suharto passed away at about ten minutes after one p.m. local time. Former President Suharto's 32 year-rule / economic growth and stability for Indonesia but widespread human rights abuses and corruption as well. He stepped down in 1998 during the Asian economic crisis and mass protests demanding his resignation. Char. for VOA News, Jakarta.

Former UN Chief Kofi Annan met today with Kenya's Opposition Party leader Raila Odinga hours after more ethnic violence in the rift valley left at least 17 people dead. Mr. Annan said after visiting the rift region Saturday that President Mwai Kibai has disputed the election had resulted in growth and systematic human rights abuses. Scores of people had been killed in the regions since fighting broke out there Thursday. The tribal fighters are attacking each other with bows and arrows and mashaties. Some victimes have been burned to death. / / corrupted after last month, President Sh. put in President Kibaki/ try against Mr. Odinga's rule tribe and the / That's / cross Kenya is at least 75.

A new study of the African Union's operation says the organization has played by waste, corruption, weakly shape and unhealth culture. African Union leaders asked for the study last July and in the high level panel to conducted. The copy of the panel's report of team by VOA is scalingly critical of the AU's top leadership. It discribed the relationship between AU Commission Chairman Alpha Oumar Konare and other commissioners as disfunction. The panel found series of force in the operation of several AU bodies and said the management financial resource needs a complete overfall.

Senator Barack Obama won the South Carolina Democratic Primary by a wide margin over his closest rival Senator Hillary Clinton. Former Senator John Edwards who was born in the state came in third. VOA's / reports on the latest US President Show Contests.
Obama began his quest for the presidency last year as a candidate who could transcend race but by winning the Iowa Caucuses in the mid-western state that has a very samll black population. He convinced many black surround the country that he was the first African-American with a real chance to win the presidency. At that point, he's supported among blacks and South Carolina surged. But analysts say it will be critical for him to emphasize to appeal across racial boundaries as he end his important super Tuesday contest on Febuary 5th in which 22 states will hold Primary Caucuses. Analysts also know that Hillary Clinton remains a former of the war candidate in thoese contests and is likely to fight hard for every vote. Her appeal to women is suspecioully strong. She's the first female presidencial candidate with the real chance of the coming president. G. VOA News, Columbia, South Carolian.

Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas have met to discuss the crisis on the border between the Gaza Strip and Eagypt. A head of today's meeting, Palestinian officials said Mr. Abbas would ask Israel to allow Palestinian authority forces to deploy to the border. But it is not clear that forces loyal to Mr. Abbas will be able to take control of the area now held by rival Hamas fighters. Hamas fighters blew up security offences along Eagypt border Wednesday to allow hundreds of thousands of Palestinians to buy food and other supplies. Israel has saled its border with Gaza nearly two weeks ago to protest rocket attacks on Israel Bahamas militants.

Pakistani security forces say they have renewed the efforts to recapture a key road tunnel in the country's northwest from / Province from militants, fighting in the / region around the town of / end its third day today as Pakistani troops backed by helicopter gunships targeted militants soon now controlled the / and hills surrounding it.

I'm Sussan Yarky, VOA News. More news on Internet at voanews.com.



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