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Sudan’s military on Tuesday announced that elections will be held within nine months, adding that it had decided to cancel all that had been previously agreed with protesters about the country’s transition. ...
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The military and leaders of the protest in Sudan resumed Sunday dialogue on the composition of a future transitional sovereign council, after a warning from Islamists on the need to keep Islamic law as the source of legislation. ...
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The removal of roadblocks in parts of the Sudanese capital, Khartoum, has started according to multiple reports. ...
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Sudan's military leaders have announced an agreement with the opposition alliance for a three-year transition period to a civilian administration. ...
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African leaders are meeting in Egypt on Tuesday where they will address developments in Sudan and Libya, in the first emergency summits since the two nations were rocked by popular protests and an invasion on the capital respectively. ...
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For nearly two months, Sudan has witnessed almost daily protests demanding an end to Omar al-Bashir's 30-year rule. ...
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Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir, facing near-daily demonstrations against his government, took a newly conciliatory tone with the protesters on Wednesday, saying they are mostly young with poor prospects, and pledging to release detained journalists. ...
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Death of 36-year-old teacher, Ahmed al-Kheir, sparks fresh protests as calls for President Bashir to resign grow. ...
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Demonstrators across Sudan have been calling on Omar al-Bashir to step down, but he's now promising better services. ...
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The Sudanese army issued a statement on Wednesday saying it would not allow the state to collapse, following weeks of mass protests demanding an end to President Omar al-Bashir’s 30-year rule. ...
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'Larger than ever' demonstrations hit Khartoum and other cities as month-long protests claim another life. ...
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Children in South Sudan have been forced to watch their mothers being raped and killed, the UN says. A report by UN human rights investigators says that 40 ...
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African Union chairperson Robert Mugabe said at a media briefing on Monday following the closing of the AU summit that President Jacob Zuma had vowed to not allow police to arrest Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir. ...
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SUDANESE President Omar al-Bashir is still in South Africa, State Information Minister Yasser Youssef said, before a court there decides on whether to order al-Bashir's arrest on war-crimes charges. ...
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Woman sentenced to death for allegedly abandoning the Muslim faith has been detained by security services, just a day after she was released from prison. ...
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KHARTOUM — Sudan has allowed China to set up a free-trade zone for agricultural products and livestock to boost bilateral transactions, State news agency Suna said, as the African country seeks to increase farm exports to offset the loss of oil. ...
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Zimbabwe-born Sudanese-based Josef Muchineripi and his band, the Afro Acoustic Colosse, are set to bring the 'Mauya (Welcome)' album to Harare next month. ...
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KHARTOUM — Sudan have lodged a formal appeal to Fifa over decision taken upon them by the world soccer governing body on Monday. ...
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