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Endowment Tied to Sudan - University bought stock in oil firm that activists say helped fuel genocide

Harvard has invested millions of dollars in a Chinese oil company [PetroChina] whose financial dealings with the Sudanese government, human rights activists say, have funded that regime’s ongoing slaughter of its own people...PetroChina is a spin-off of the China National Petroleum Company [CNPC]...Representatives for PetroChina did not answer calls for comment to their offices in Beijing yesterday. [also refers to Talisman, BP Amoco, Goldman Sachs]