In East Africa
Aug 19th, 2012
Up to 31 people including at least one Sudanese minister were killed when a plane taking them to an Islamic festival crashed in the south of the country, an official and state media said on Sunday. The plane went down into mountains around Talodi, a town in the border state of South Kordofan, while b...
Apr 22nd, 2012
Khartoum/VBentiu – Sudan said on Sunday it had repulsed a “major” rebel attack on a strategic town in its South Kordofan state, the latest outbreak of violence in its volatile border area with South Sudan. Rebels had launched an attack on Talodi, a border town the rebels have repeat...