Clooney targets the financers of wars in Africa

21 July 2015 - 02:05 By AFP

Hollywood actor George Clooney yesterday launched an initiative aimed at ending conflicts in Africa by tracking the money that fuels them. The Sentry, founded by Clooney and John Prendergast of an advocacy group called the Enough Project, will probe the financing of conflicts in South Sudan, Sudan, Central African Republic and the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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