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 Khartoum region of Sudan

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It is noteworthy that the UN expert has arrived in Khartoum on Sudan in a 10-day visit to assess the human rights situation in the country. In June ... The hybrid mission has been deployed in Darfur since December 2007 with a mandate to stem violence against civilians in western Sudan's region. It is ...
The returns follow the signing of a tripartite agreement on the voluntary repatriation of Sudanese refugees by UNHCR and the Governments of Sudan and Chad in May of last year. The war in the Darfur region of Sudan broke out in February 2003, when rebel groups began fighting the government of ... refugee

KHARTOUM - The protesters always wanted their rally to be peaceful, they said. But by the end of the day at the gold mine in Sudan's remote Wadi Alsingair region, one man was dead and five more injured. The workers had gathered at the site, 400km north of KHARTOUM, to protest against a ... wars
International attempts to end the brutal violence in Sudan appear less likely more than a year after the U.S. lifted sanctions on the East African nation, following new reports of government violence against the general public that has triggered alarm from the top levels of the United Nations and human ...
In October 2017, Washington announced the end of the 20-year embargo on Sudan in line with the "Five Track Engagement Plan", in which Khartoum ... the conflict-affected areas, agreed to support efforts for peace in South Sudan and developed cooperation with the U.S. to counter terrorism in the region. rights

April 18, 2018 (KHARTOUM) - The Ambassadors of the European Union (Eu) on Wednesday have expressed concern about the situation of the ... Ownership of Abyei, a border region disputed by Sudan and South Sudan, remained contentious after the world's youngest nation split from Sudan in 2011.
KHARTOUM, Sudan - Sudan has protested to the United Nations Security Council against Egypt, accusing Cairo of organising voting in a disputed border .... The tension between Cairo and KHARTOUM rose particularly since last year after Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir accused Egyptian ...
The Sudanese capital, Khartoum, is currently hosting US political and military delegations to discuss the bilateral relations between Sudan and the United States, as well as regional issues related to the situation in Africa. The Sudanese Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Major General ... Khartoum
For decades, Sudan and the U.S. have experienced more tension than cooperation. Low points have included the assassination of the U.S. ambassador to Khartoum in 1973, Sudan's harboring of Osama bin Laden in the 1990s and the Sudanese government supporting violence against civilians in Darfur, ... Khartoum
A thick sandstorm engulfed the Sudanese capital Khartoum on Thursday, forcing authorities to cancel flights and shut schools in Khartoum and other nearby towns. ... Experts warn that Sudan and the region will experience more such storms as climate changes drive temperatures up and destroy fertile soil. Khartoum
March 27, 2018 (KHARTOUM) - The hybrid peacekeeping mission in Darfur (UNAMID) on Monday said a convoy transporting Chinese peacekeepers has ... The hybrid mission has been deployed in Darfur since December 2007 with a mandate to stem violence against civilians in western Sudan's region. Khartoum
The Council of Ministers of the regional bloc, Inter Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD), has decided to release South Sudan's exiled rebel ... fresh fighting broke out in Juba in July 2016 and Dr Machar had to flee to the Democratic Republic of Congo, from where he was airlifted to Khartoum. Khartoum
The sources as well confirmed that the government forces succeeded to completely take over the area of Feina in East Jebel Marra locality, southeast of the ... March 27 - 2018 KHARTOUM Sudan's National Consensus Coalition has renewed its rejection of any dialogue with the current regime in Khartoum ... Khartoum
Since January, Sudan has shut its eastern border with Eritrea, days after Khartoum declared an emergency in the state of Kasala. Officials say the decision was part of a government campaign to collect illegal arms in the state. Hundreds of Sudanese soldiers have been deployed in Kasala in recent months, ... Khartoum
For decades, Sudan and the U.S. have experienced more tension than cooperation. Low points have included the assassination of the U.S. ambassador to Khartoum in 1973, Sudan's harboring of Osama bin Laden in the 1990s and the Sudanese government supporting violence against civilians in Darfur, ... Khartoum
He said Sudanese troops moved with their heavy equipment along the border, and this remains a threat to South Sudan's sovereignty. ... South Sudan seceded from Sudan on July 9th, 2011 following a referendum on whether the semi-autonomous region should remain a part of the country or become ... Khartoum

March 2, 2016 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan and Qatar on Monday will sign a partnership agreement worth 4.0 billion dollars to develop and manage Suakin ... The deal was announced by the Sudanese Minister of Transport, Roads and Bridges Makkawi Mohamed Awad in a joint press conference held in Port ... Khartoum
Asmara also claimed that Doha provided Sudan with three Mig fighters and funding a joined Sudanese Ethiopian force deployed in Kassala, along the border with ... rival Ethiopia, even as Khartoum blames Eritrea for refusing its repeated efforts to mediate the conflict and create a regional cooperation area. Khartoum
Deng made his denial in an open letter extended to Sudan Tribune where he points an accusing finger to the South Sudanese oil minister Ezekiel Lol ... seeks to get the support of the Sudanese authorities to organize a rebellion in his homeland, the Western Bahr el-Ghazal region, an accusation he denied. Khartoum
March 20, 2018 (KHARTOUM) - United Nations special envoy for Sudan and South Sudan has pledged Tuesday to support the African Union mediation in ... The meeting also touched on the situation in Darfur region and the AUHIP efforts to end the conflict as the African Union Peace and Security Council ... Khartoum
Sudan's president, Omar al-Bashir, participated in Independence Day celebrations in Khartoum, Sudan, on December 31, 2017. ... With deep political, economic, and social connections to the Middle East, Sudanese troops are deployed to assist the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen. Sudan also has ... Khartoum
Irfan Neziroglu, Turkey's ambassador in Khartoum, told MEE that Ankara had no interest in harming any other country in the region and said that reports of Turkish military expansionism were "rumours" intended to sabotage improving relations between Turkey and Sudan. "Suakin is a small island and its ... Khartoum
KHARTOUM, March 18 (Xinhua) -- Khartoum is ready to resume talks with Washington to remove Sudan from the U.S. terror list, semi-official Sudan Media ... "The government is ready to start the second phase of dialogue with Washington to wipe Sudan off the list of states sponsoring terrorism," Sudanese ... Khartoum
March 10, 2018 (KHARTOUM) - The Director of the Egyptian General Intelligence Directorate (EGID) Abas Mustafa Kamel met with the Sudanese ... The Sudanese army spokesperson said the defence minister reiterated Sudan's keenness to preserve the stability of Egypt and the region adding that Cairo ... Khartoum
For his part, the head of the Ethiopian delegation said the forum comes amid local, regional and international conditions that require research and ... Also, during the 14th meeting of the joint Sudanese-Ethiopian technical committee in March 2016 in Khartoum, Sudan proposed to deploy joint border units ... Khartoum
But Khartoum denies these claims and accuses Egypt of supporting Sudanese rebel movements particularly from Darfur region. Ghandour pointed out that Sudan's Ambassador to Egypt Abdel-Mahmoud Abdel-Halim could return to Cairo at any time, saying instructions have already been issued to this ... Khartoum
Sudan scored 16, up from 14 the previous year, but is still rated 175th out of 180 countries. Only Yemen, Afghanistan, Syria, South Sudan, and Somalia rank lowest with scores of 16, 15, 14, 12, and 9 respectively. The best performing region is Western Europe with an average score of 66. The worst ... Khartoum
Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Hakan Cavusoglu (R) is welcomed by Sudan's Tourism Minister, Abu Zaid Mustafa (L) at Khartoum International Airport ... The deputy PM also thanked Sudanese people, who have given moral support to the ongoing Operation Olive Branch in Syria's northwestern region of ... Khartoum
Also, Sudan has no interest to support him or other South Sudanese rebel faction in line to a deal signed with Washington. However, some South Sudanese officials went to speak about Malong's plans to organize a rebellion from West Kordofan or East Darfur which are not far from his home area in ... Africa
CAIRO - Egypt is intensifying efforts to contain Sudan and curb Turkish and Qatari influence in the country. The Egyptian drive is facing hurdles, however, due to sticky issues over Egyptian-Sudanese ties and Khartoum's attempts to play regional rivals off each other, experts said. “This is so clear in the ... Africa
February 25, 2018 (KHARTOUM) Sudan's First Vice-President and Prime Minister Bakri Hassan Salih has discussed with South Sudan's Presidential Advisor ... South Sudan seceded from Sudan on July 9th, 2011 following a referendum on whether the semi-autonomous region should remain a part of the ... Africa
In an interview with Sudanese TV channel Ashorooq, El-Ghandour said that Ambassador Abdel Mahmoud Abdel Halim was participating in the Sudanese ambassadors' conference, which is currently being held in Khartoum and will head to Cairo as soon as the conference finishes. The conference starts ... Africa
But Khartoum denies these claims and accuses Egypt of supporting Sudanese rebel movements particularly from Darfur region. Ghandour pointed out that Sudan's Ambassador to Egypt Abdel-Mahmoud Abdel-Halim could return to Cairo at any time, saying instructions to this effect have already been ... Africa
Sudan scored 16, up from 14 the previous year, but is still rated 175th out of 180 countries. Only Yemen, Afghanistan, Syria, South Sudan, and Somalia rank lowest with scores of 16, 15, 14, 12, and 9 respectively. The best performing region is Western Europe with an average score of 66. The worst ... Africa
If they continue to use SDG to buy dollars and hard currency, [the Sudanese pound] will continue to be devalued.” This unofficial measure may have ... However, some economists believe that responsibility for Sudan's economic woes ultimately lies with the government in Khartoum. Merghani Ibn Ouf, for ... Africa
22 (Xinhua) -- Sudan on Thursday received the 2018 FIFA World Cup trophy, which arrived in Khartoum in the company of Representatives of FIFA Executive Office, as part of its global ... The Sudanese sports authorities are scheduled to organize a ceremony on Friday before the trophy heads to Ethiopia. Africa
February 10, 2018 (KHARTOUM) - The Sudan People's Liberation Movement/North (SPLM-N Agar) led by Malik Agar has called on the African mediation to ... The conference appealed to the African mediation to adopt a new comprehensive approach to tackle the Sudanese crisis and stay away from partial ... Africa
February 7, 2018 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan's Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour on Wednesday has discussed with Italy's industries federation and ... He pointed out to Sudan's vast resources and preferential investment advantages, saying his country is a gateway to the regional markets in the African ... Africa
The Egyptian minister said that he agreed with his Sudanese counterpart to tackle all bilateral and regional issues as well as to convene the high joint committee at the presidential level this year in Sudan. Two separate rounds of talks were held between Egyptian and Sudanese foreign ministers and ... Africa
In addition to disputes over the Grand Renaissance Dam, reasons for tensions between Cairo and Khartoum include the disputed Halayeb Triangle territory, as well as accusations from Sudan that Egypt was backing Eritrea amid increasing Sudanese-Eritrean tensions. “Egypt stands to benefit nothing by ... Africa
January 29, 2018 (KHARTOUM) - Four local and international human rights groups condemned the arbitrary arrest of Sudanese opposition leaders and activists following recent protests against the rising prices and called on the government to try or to release them. The opposition groups denounced the ... Africa
Sisi honored him in memory of the October victory. I personally attended meetings and a file in which every word, and every talk-show spoke about Sudan and insulted president Bashir.” □ AMAY: But some also accuse the Sudanese media of playing a role in trying to destroy the relations. – Halim: “I can ... Africa
Demonstrators in Khartoum march to protest against the Sudanese government's subsidies cuts and austerity measures on January 16, 2018. ... violating the right to freedom of assembly and expression,” said Sarah Jackson, Amnesty International's Deputy Regional Director for East Africa, the Horn and the ... Africa
The leaders meeting comes amid heightened tensions in the region over border disputes, military alliances and the GERD. In March 2015, the three leaders signed in Khartoum a framework cooperation deal on the GERD. They said the “declaration of principles” would pave the way for further diplomatic ... Africa
Their hometown, Kutum, in the North Darfur region, was poverty stricken and violent, in the face of repression by the government in Khartoum that has raged for more than a decade. “Sudan is so bad economically. The government do not like freedom,” says Adam. The vast desert region of North Darfur has ... Africa
For two decades, Sudan had forged strong relations with Iran, a major ally of the Islamist regime in Khartoum. They were so strong, in fact, that some prominent members in the Sudanese government claimed that their country had become part of the Iranian-led “Axis of Resistance”, although not many ... Africa
For two decades, Sudan had forged strong relations with Iran, a major ally of the Islamist regime in Khartoum. They were so strong, in fact, that some prominent members in the Sudanese government claimed that their country had become part of the Iranian-led “Axis of Resistance”, although not many ... Africa
Early this month Khartoum closed its borders with Eritrea and sent troops to its border region of Kassala, following reports that Egypt has deployed ... are targeting us," Sudanese foreign minister, Ibrahim Ghandour, said after meeting his Ethiopian counterpart Workneh Gebeyehu in Khartoum on Sunday. Africa


 

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