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Sudan: Didier Burkhalter Meets Sudanese Foreign Minister in Bern

press release Bern, Switzerland — For years, Switzerland has been delivering humanitarian aid in Darfur and other areas...

‘Every year, I give birth’: why war is driving a contraception crisis in Sudan | Skye Wheeler | Global development

Under a huge baobab tree in Sudan’s Nuba mountains, I met Sebila, a 27-year-old mother of three. In...

Sudan: Cholera Spreads Amid Govt Denial

Eastern Sudan — Cholera continues to spread in Sudan's eastern states, with more fatalities and infections reported across...

UN calls for ceasefire in South Sudan to ensure food delivery – Xinhua

Refugees from South Sudan wait to be settled outside the Khour Al-Waral refugee camp in Al-Salam locality, some...

How the world’s youngest country went from dreams to despair

It’s estimated that more than one million southern Sudanese refugees and/or their descendants returned to their ancestral home...

Sudan: Hassabo Affirms State Support to Plans of Arab Union for Tourism Information

Khartoum — Vice - President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman, has affirmed the state's keenness to support...

UN envoy calls for “common strategy” on political process in South Sudan – Xinhuanet

The United Nations 's envoy in South Sudan on Wednesday urged the UN Security Council to unite behind...

South Sudan wildlife surviving civil war, but poaching and trafficking threats increase

The first aerial assessment of the impact of South Sudan's current civil war on the country's wildlife and...

U.S., Britain, U.N. wary of South Sudan ceasefire announcement | Reuters

By Michelle Nichols | UNITED NATIONS UNITED NATIONS The United States, Britain and the United Nations were skeptical...

Heads of UN food agencies visit famine-stricken South Sudan – ReliefWeb

UN News CentreHeads of UN food agencies visit famine-stricken South SudanReliefWeb24 May 2017, Juba, South Sudan - All...

Egypt’s Sisi Rejects Bashir Accusations, Says Not Conspiring Against Sudan – U.S. News & World Report

Times LIVEEgypt's Sisi Rejects Bashir Accusations, Says Not Conspiring Against SudanU.S. News & World ReportCAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian...

WFP Sudan Country Brief, April 2017 – Sudan

Highlights In April, WFP reached 1.9 million people, 62 percent targeted under the PRRO, including 1.5 million people...

Egypt denies Sudan claims of providing vehicles to rebels

Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi denied allegations Wednesday by Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir that Egyptian armored vehicles were used...

South Sudan UNHCR Operational Update 09/2017, 1 – 15 May 2017 – South Sudan

UNHCR achieves 70% relocation of displaced Maban Refugees to Extension Site: In Doro refugee camp, UNHCR and its...

Kenya’s Equity closes bank branches in war-torn South Sudan – Reuters

May 24 Kenya's Equity Bank Group has closed more than half of its branches in war-ravaged South Sudan...

Sudan: North Darfur State’s Workers Trade Union Hails Victories Achieved By Armed Forces and RSF

Al-Fasher — The Workers Trade Union of North Darfur State has highly commended victories scored by the Armed...

Sudan: National Prime Minister Affirms Sudan Readiness to Boost Joint Arab Work

Khartoum — The First Vice-President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih has...

South Sudan: In the Face of Famine – South Sudan

Hot, dry air blows in our faces as soon as the door of the plane opens. We’ve just...

Sudan: Port Sudan Students Expelled, Suspended, Fined for Sit-in

Port Sudam — On Tuesday the administration of the Red Sea University in Port Sudan issued decisions of...

Sudan: Environmental Concerns After Idle Sudanese Steamer Sinks in Red Sea

Suakin — Concerns have been raised over leaking fuel and waste after a steamer, that has been idle...

Sudan: 12 Dead, Homes Destroyed in South Darfur Ammo Dump Blast

Nyala — At least 12 people have died, 18 others injured, and hundreds of homes destroyed after catastrophic...

Sudan: Anger Over Cost of New El Gedaref State Legislative Council Building

El Gedaref — Residents and activists in El Gedaref have expressed dismay at the state government's allocation of...

Sudan: Bulldozers Retreat From Kassala District

Kassala — Sudanese government plans to demolish the El Nur district in the capital of Kassala state have...

Sudan: Shelter Cluster Factsheet, Jan- March 2017 – Sudan

During the first quarter of 2017, the ES/NFI Sector responded to the ES/NFI needs of some 35,600 people...

Sudan accuses Egypt of backing rebels ahead of foreign minister’s trip

Sudan accuses Egypt of backing rebels ahead of foreign minister's trip Reuters | 2017-05-24 11:59:33.0 President Bashir, who...

Sudan: Minister of State for Justice, Us Official of Freedoms Discuss Ways of Improvement of Relations Between the Two Countries

Khartoum — The Minister of State for Justice, Tahani ToraD-Dabba affirmed that assuming positions in Sudan is not...

South Sudan: Juba Partially Closes Border in Ebola Scare – AllAfrica.com

State authorities in South Sudan closed part of their border with the Democratic Republic of the Congo last...

Sudan: Ambassador Ahmed Mohamed Presents His Credentials to Peruvian President

Khartoum — Ambassador Ahmed Yousif Mohamed presented his credentials to President of the Republic of Peru, Pedro Pablo...

Sudan: President Al-Bashir Hails Victories Achieved By Armed Forces in East and North Darfur States

Khartoum — The President of the Republic and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces , Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir...

Sudan Condemns Attack in Manchester

Khartoum — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday, issued a statement condemning the attack in Manchester city...

Sudan: VP Accuses Some Neighboring Countries of Supporting Rebels

Atbara — Vice-President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohammed Abdul Rahman has accused some neighboring countries of supporting the...

Sudan: Parliament Forms Committee to Look Into National Prime Minister’ Statement

Khartoum — In a sitting chaired by its Speaker, Professor Ibrahim Ahmed Omer , Tuesday, the National Assembly...

Sudan: Ministry of Health Requires Shutting Down of Polluted Drinking Water Resources in White Nile State

Khartoum — The Federal Ministry of Health has taken package of precautions and measures to control watery diarrhea...

Sudan: Government and Management Sector Reviews Performance Reports

Khartoum — The Government and Management Sector Technical Committee, chaired by the Council of Ministers, Secretary General, Dr....

Sudan: Turkish Companies Expresses Desire to Invest in Mineral Sector in Sudan

Khartoum — Investors from Turkey expressed serious desire to invest in the country's mining sector, which they described...

Sudan: Ministry of Intl Cooperation, German Technical Aid Agency Sign Joint Talks’ Minutes

Khartoum — The Ministry of International Cooperation and the German Technical Aid Agency (GIZ) have signed, in the...

Sudan: American Institute of Administrative Accountants Approves Establishment of Branch in Sudan

Khartoum — The American Institute of Administrative Accountants has agreed upon of establishment of a branch in Sudan...

Sudan: Decision Relieving Government of East Darfur State Issued

De'ain — The Wali (governor) of East Darfur State, Anas Omer Mohamed, has issued a decision dissolving the...

Sudan: Rebel Commander Killed, Chief Captured in Darfur Battles

Khartoum / Darfur — The rebel movements involved in the recent clashes with the Sudanese army in North...

Sudan: North Darfur Displaced Clear – No Safety, No Return

Tawila — The message of displaced people in Darfur's camps to the international community remains the same: they...