Yasir Arman

By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Aug 3rd, 2013
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The leadership of the rebel Sudan People’s LIberation Movement-North (SPLM-N) met on Friday with Ethiopian prime minister and current chair of the IGAD executive council, Hailemariam Desalegn, to discuss to discuss a peaceful settlement to the armed conflict in Sudan’s South Kordofan and Blue Nile st...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Nov 13th, 2012
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After years of war in Sudan, Bernard-Henri Lévy asks Yasir Arman, secretary-general of the Sudanese People’s Liberation Movement, what the world can do to stop the violence.   A dozen years ago, Jean-Marie Colombani and Edwy Plenel at the French daily Le Monde, along with The New York Times, ask...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Jul 24th, 2012
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By Luka Biong Deng The people of South Sudan and the marginalised people of Sudan will remember their great leader, Dr. John Garang de Mabior, on July 30, the day he died in a plane crash seven years ago. Garang, a thinker, a freedom fighter, a military officer and an intellectual, will be remembered...
By benim
In News
Sep 26th, 2011
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The Sudan People’s Liberation Movement North (SPLM-N) has claimed that aerial bombardment carried out by the Sudanese army in Blue Nile State has displaced half of the population there, urging international organizations to aid the victims. According to the humanitarian relief secretary of the SPLM-N...
By benim
In News
Sep 6th, 2011
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Damazin – Sudanese government troops and groups allied to South Sudan have continued to skirmish along their joint border, but life has returned to normal in some border areas, a northern government official said. Last week, fighting broke out in Blue Nile state between Sudan’s army and g...
By benim
In News
May 17th, 2011
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The Government of Southern Sudan (GoSS) accused the north of imposing a blockade on the landlocked region ahead of the transition into a new state next July. The Director of South Sudan Ports Jacob Daniel told the London-based Al-Sharq al-Awsat daily that GoSS undertook urgent measures to reduce the ...
By benim
In Election
May 15th, 2011
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Sudan said on Sunday the northern ruling party won an election for governor in the north’s main oil state after a vote the south said was rigged, creating a fresh flashpoint before the south secedes in July. The state of South Kordofan borders the south of Sudan and holds most of what will rema...
By benim
In News
May 1st, 2011
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UN- The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) on Thursday announced that it suspended food aid operations in two areas of South Sudan after direct attacks. In consequence, more than 240,000 Southern Sudanese may not receive critical food rations next month due to the rising violence in the region...
By benim
In News
May 1st, 2011
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The Sudanese government has called for a total and unconditional abrogation of U.S economic sanctions, one day after Washington suddenly exempted the country’s largest private bank from the blacklist of Sudanese entities and individuals subjected to the sanctions imposed since 1997. Sudan’s Ministry ...
By benim
In Election
Dec 14th, 2010
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The Sudan People’s People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM) announced that it supports a vote for independence. The announcement is significant since the position contradcts the terms of the 2005 peace agreement ending a long and bloody civil war with the north. In the peace agreement the SPLM...