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By IAfrica
In Sudan
Dec 22nd, 2014
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December 21, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – A Sudanese official concluded a visit to China this week after which he announced that the two countries reached new understandings to reschedule Khartoum’s debts allowing it to repay under a more convenient timeline. President of Sudan Omer Hassan al-Bashir...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Dec 22nd, 2014
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December 21, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese government agreed to deliver residence permits to South Sudanese refugees enabling them to circulate and to work in the neighbouring country. South Sudanese refugees cook on an open fire at a camp run by the Sudanese Red Crescent Society in the wester...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Dec 22nd, 2014
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By Tesfa-Alem Tekle December 21, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – Peace negotiations aimed at ending the more than one-year-old conflict in South Sudan have been adjourned after making little progress on several key issues of contention. Peace talks, which are being mediated by the Intergovernmental Author...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Dec 22nd, 2014
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December 21, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudan is beefing up security in its capital, major towns and other locations across the country as precautionary measures ahead of this week’s Christmas holidays. South Sudan Police officers on patrol (UN photo) Thousands of heavily armed joint security fo...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Dec 22nd, 2014
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December 21, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s national dialogue committee known as 7+7 expected the national dialogue conference will convene in January 2015. Sudanese president Omer al-Bashir (C-R) greets supporters while Hassan al-Turabi (L) smiles and Ghazi Salah Al-Deen Attabani stands besid...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Dec 22nd, 2014
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December 21, 2014 (JUBA) – The caretaker governor of South Sudan’s Northern Bahr el Ghazal state said the region continued to grapple with widespread crop failures this year. In his Christmas message on Saturday, Kuel Aguer Kuel said addressing challenges in the agricultural sector remain...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Dec 22nd, 2014
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December 21, 2014 (GETTE) – At least three people were reportedly killed in a revenge attack that occurred in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state amid rising tensions among communities in Jur River county. “The death toll may rise higher as gunshots could still be heard in so...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Dec 22nd, 2014
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December 21, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS) forces raided the Sudanese Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) premises on Sunday in the capital, Khartoum. Sudanese lawyer and rights activist Amin Mekki Medani (L) is presented the EU delegation&rs...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Dec 21st, 2014
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December 20, 2014 (ED DAEIN) – Unidentified gunmen ambushed Pakistani peacekeepers in Sudan’s East Darfur state on Saturday, injuring three, in the latest attack on the African Union United Nations Mission in Darfur (UNAMID), officials said. UNAMID forces from Rwanda patrol in a new area ...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Dec 21st, 2014
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December 20, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – A top National elections Commission (NEC) official in Sudan disclosed on Saturday that the general elections scheduled for April 2nd will be pushed back to April 13th in a move designed to avoid a legal problem arising from an upcoming constitutional amendment. A ...