Special Video Series: Sudan, Country in Crisis

Political and ethnic violence in Sudan's Darfur region has left hundreds of thousands dead and millions more displaced since 2003. Go behind the headlines with a special National Geographic video series detailing the countless lives that have been irrevocably changed by the conflict—from journalists to war veterans, photographers to refugees.

Sudan video series   Part One: Country in Crisis (Sudan Overview)
The brutal conflict between government-sponsored militias and rebel groups in Sudan's Darfur region has been called "one of the worst humanitarian crises of the 21st century."

Sudan video series   Part Two: The Lost Boy
When Sudan's militias began slaughtering young boys, thousands fled for their lives. Now some of these "lost boys," like John Dau, have made it to the U.S.—and a second chance at life.

Sudan video series   Part Three: The Reporter
Remote, complicated, and dangerous, the conflict in Darfur is extremely difficult for journalists to cover. But when National Geographic's Paul Salopek was taken prisoner, the stakes were life and death.

Sudan video series   Part Four: The Witness
The world's great war photographers bear witness to the carnage in Darfur with a traveling exhibition of stunning images.

Sudan video series   Part Five: The War Child
By the age of eight, Emmanual Jal was an experienced combat veteran in the Sudanese civil war. Today he is a rapper and a rising star on the world music scene. How did this war child trade in his gun for a microphone?

Sudan video series   Part Six: The Activist
Mark Hanis, the grandson of four Holocaust survivors, has said "never again" to genocide. His Genocide Intervention Network is helping to save the people of Darfur.

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