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Sep 2nd, 2014
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September 1, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Ahmed Abdel-Rahman al-Mahdi, one of the key rivals of the National Umma Party (NUP) leader al-Sadiq al-Mahdi, expressed his support for the national dialogue process launched by Sudanese President Omer Hassan al-Bashir last January as well as the Paris Declaration...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Sep 2nd, 2014
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September 1, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Ahmed Abdel-Rahman al-Mahdi, one of the key rivals of the National Umma Party (NUP) leader al-Sadiq al-Mahdi, expressed his support for the national dialogue process launched by Sudanese President Omer Hassan al-Bashir last January as well as the Paris Declaration...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Sep 2nd, 2014
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Amnesty International Sudan: Those behind unlawful killings and torture of protesters must be brought to justice The brutal suppression of protest in Sudan must end, and members of the security forces responsible for killing, injuring, and torturing protesters must be held to account, said Amnesty In...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Sep 2nd, 2014
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September 1, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The ruling National Congress Party (NCP) distanced itself from statements calling to re-arrest the leader of the National Umma Party (NUP), Sadiq al-Mahdi, after his meetings with the rebel Sudanese Revolutionary Front (SRF). President of the opposition National U...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Sep 2nd, 2014
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September 1, 14 (JUBA) – The commissioner of Twic East county in South Sudan’s Jonglei state has urged the youth in his region to embrace the recent peace deal signed between Dacuek and Nyuak communities of Wanglei payams. An old man using his long traditional smoking pipe infront of Twic...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Sep 2nd, 2014
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September 1, 2014 (WASHINGTON) – The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is set to announce that citizens of South Sudan who were present in the United States on or before September 2, 2014 will be allowed to apply for work permits under a special program known as Temporary Prot...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Sep 2nd, 2014
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September 1, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese parliament has said it would summon the justice minister and head of the Advisory Council for Human Rights (ACHR) Mohamed Bishara Dousa next week to discuss preparation for the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) upcoming session in Geneva. UN...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Sep 2nd, 2014
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September 1, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudanese authorities on Monday ordered the closure of the Iranian Cultural Center in the capital Khartoum and other states, Sudan Tribune has learned. FILE – Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir (L) and the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatol...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Sep 2nd, 2014
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September 1, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudanese government is currently seeking support for the protocol of agreed principle proposed by the East African regional bloc (IGAD), which is mediating its talks with the opposition led by ex-vice president Riek Machar. Negotiators at South Sudan peace talks...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Sep 2nd, 2014
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September 1, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – South Sudan’s former vice-president turned rebel leader, Riek Machar, has appointed additional diplomats to represent the opposition faction of the Sudan Peoples’ Liberation Movement (SPLM In Opposition) in various countries around the globe. In his...