Death of John Garang in Sudan

Angry supporters of John Garang riot and fragile peace is shaken after helicopter crash.

Deep in the article is this tidbit

Garang, who received undergraduate and doctoral degrees in Iowa, used his charisma to rally support from Washington and conservative Christian groups in America.

Makes you wonder just how homegrown his insurgency was, and what the real goals are. Yes, I’m suspicious of any local movement aided and abetted by neocons.