Slavery, the drug trade and terrorism are connected. From The Economist
Sudan’s rulers rounded up terrorist suspects, shared intelligence and froze Mr bin Laden’s assets in Sudan, including a cannabis farm worked by child slaves who had apparently been bought from a Ugandan rebel group for one Kalashnikov each.
Fleeing the horsemen who kill for Khartoum May 13th 2004, From The Economist print edition. The Telegraph has the first report by a British journalist from Darfur.