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By IAfrica
Dec 18th, 2014
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December 17, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese presidential assistant, Ibrahim Ghandour, discussed on Wednesday with the leader of the former rebel Justice and Equality Movement (JEM-Dabago), Bakheit Abdallah Dabago, the completion of the political ...
By IAfrica
Dec 18th, 2014
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December 17, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The director of Sudan’s National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS), Mohamed Atta, has reiterated warning to South Sudan against supporting and funding Sudanese rebels particularly the Justice and Equal...
By IAfrica
Dec 18th, 2014
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December 17, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese presidential assistant, Ibrahim Ghandour, has discussed on Wednesday with the leader of the former rebel Justice and Equality Movement (JEM-Dabago), Bakheit Abdallah Dabago, the completion of the politi...
By IAfrica
Dec 18th, 2014
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December 17, 2014 (JUBA) – The European Union has slapped an arms embargo on South Sudan over its failure to resolve the country’s ongoing conflict, calling on the international community to also consider taking tougher action. South Sudan&...
By IAfrica
Dec 17th, 2014
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December 16, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan and China officially signed a $700 million loan agreement on Tuesday to fund the construction of the New Khartoum International Airport. Passengers arrive at Khartoum’s international airport on 13 Septem...
By IAfrica
Dec 17th, 2014
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December 16, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudanese government operatives have carried out a raid on a distribution centre handling several of the country’s leading national newspapers, seizing copies and threatening to close one down, multiple repor...
By IAfrica
Dec 17th, 2014
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December 16, 2014 (JUBA) – United Nations Office of Coordination for Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) announced on Tuesday that agencies will need 1.8 billion to respond to South Sudan’s humanitarian needs next year. UN Humanitarian Coordinator ...
By IAfrica
Dec 17th, 2014
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December 16, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA/JUBA) – As the civil war in South Sudan enters its second year, the government and rebel delegations are set to resume peace talks in the Ethiopian capital on Wednesday. Seyoum Mesfin (L), chairperson of IGAD medito...
By IAfrica
Dec 17th, 2014
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December 16, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudanese lawmakers on Monday debated the causes of soaring consumer prices mainly attributed to scarcity of hard currencies in the country, despite financial allocations made by the central bank. A long line of mo...
By IAfrica
Dec 17th, 2014
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December 16, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese government on Tuesday warned that the announcement by the International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutor Fatou Bensouda that she will freeze her office’s Darfur investigations is an attempt to esca...