Feb 3rd, 2014
WE live in a time that gives new meaning to Shakespeare’s line in Julius Caesar: “The evil that men do lives after them…” Today we come face to face with the evil Meles Zenawi has done when he lived. A piece of Ethiopia is retailed once again to the Sudan. They call it “border demarcation.” [&h...
In East Africa
Dec 11th, 2012
By JOANNA PARASZCZUK,.jpost Sudanese rebel groups say Khartoum reaching secret agreement with Tehran to establish an Iranian military base. Photo: Davoud Poorsehat/Reuters Sudanese opposition groups accused Khartoum this week of reaching a secret agreement with Tehran to establish an Iranian military...
Jul 12th, 2012
Katamat Monitor INTRODUCTION In mid-June, a series of protests broke out in different areas in Sudan against the high cost of living and economic hardship, worsened by the removal of subsidies on fuel. Protesters called for the toppling of the current regime . The demonstrations that are described by...
Apr 6th, 2011
Sudan’s Foreign Minister Ali Karti Wednesday accused Israel of carrying out a strike on a car near Port Sudan that killed two people. Sudanese police have said a missile struck the car near the port city Tuesday. A state government official, however, has said the strike was carried out by a for...
Jan 13th, 2011
Organisers of a landmark South Sudan independence vote have confirmed that the turnout threshold needed for it to be valid has been reached, as Jimmy Carter, former US president, said the region looks set for nationhood. Drivers honked their horns in the regional capital Juba on Thursday as southerne...
Jan 11th, 2011
WASHINGTON — Sudan could be removed from the US list of state sponsors of terrorism as early as July if Khartoum recognizes the results of the referendum on independence for the south, a US official said Tuesday. “Should the referendum be carried out successfully and the results are recognized ...