, June 17, 2009, http://www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/LH461197.htm last accessed June 20, 2009.
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.org, "Save the Children USA Remains in Darfur, Save the Children UK Withdraws," 22 December 2004, available at www.altertnet.org; Reuters Alertnet
.org, "Sudanese MSF Aid Worker Killed in South Darfur," 22 December 2004, available at www.altertnet.org.
As Mark Jones, editor of Reuters AlertNet
, a news network created to feature humanitarian issues, remarked, "If I tried to sell you the story of Congo, you might say it could wait until tomorrow, or the next day, or the next decade." (37) And tight budgets and logistical problems with visas and travel itineraries also discourage news editors from even assigning reporters to cover these drawn-out stories.
(Sources: UN office of the Special Envoy for Tsunami Recovery, Oxfam International, Reuters Alertnet