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Sudan offers condolences to victims of Egyptian church bombings

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir on Tuesday offered condolences by phone to his Egyptian counterpart Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi on victims of the church bombings in Egypt,...
VISA

Sudan imposes entry-visa on Egyptians seeking to enter its territories

Sudan has issued a decision obliging Egyptian citizens seeking to enter its territories to obtain entry-visas, namely the ones aged between 16 to 50...
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Intelligence chiefs in Africa confer over mercenary, foreign terrorists

Sudanese capital Khartoum on Monday hosted a regional workshop, organized by the Committee of Intelligence and Security Services in Africa (CISSA) to discuss...

Sudan signs deal with Russian company for gold exploration

Sudan's Minerals Ministry signed an agreement with a Russian company on Monday for gold and minerals exploration at the Red Sea State in eastern...
Photo taken on April 26, 2015 with a cellphone shows a crack on the No. 318 national road, about two kilometers away from Nyalam County in Xigaze Prefecture, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region. A 5.3-magnitude quake shook Nyalam County at 1:42 a.m. Sunday (1742GMT on Saturday) following strong earthquakes in neighboring Nepal, the China Earthquake Networks Center said. (Xinhua/Zhang Quna) (lfj)

4.8-magnitude earthquake hits western Sudan

A 4.8-magnitude earthquake hit western Sudan on Thursday, with no reports of casualty or damage to properties. "The quake hit an area south of El...
prisoners

Would prisoner swap between government, rebels bring peace in Sudan?

As the rebel Sudan People's Liberation Movement (SPLM)/northern sector released 107 government military personnel, Khartoum responded by pardoning 259 rebels, which prompted a...
People gather to pray in baggage claim during a protest against the travel ban imposed by U.S. President Donald Trump's executive order, at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport in Dallas, Texas, U.S. January 29, 2017. REUTERS/Laura Buckman

Sudan indicates “lament and frighten” at U.S. travel ban

Sudan on Tuesday expressed regret and dismay over decision by U.S. President Donald Trump restricting Sudanese nationals traveling to America. "Sudan's Foreign Ministry expresses its...
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir

Sudanese president vows to provide attractive investment climate in Sudan

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir on Monday pledged to provide attractive atmosphere for investment in Sudan. "We reiterate that Sudan government has set...
jail

Sudanese president frees jailed Czech journalist

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir pardoned Czech journalist Petr Jasek on Sunday after a Sudanese court sentenced him to 20 years imprisonment over espionage charges...

Sudanese NGO encourages homeless children to join school

Official Sudanese statistics indicate that the number of homeless children in the capital Khartoum alone tops 6,000, while some organizations set the number...

Sudan visual artist uses arts as therapy for patients

Sudanese visual artist Rashid Diab does not regard fine arts as something exercised by artists, but also as a lifestyle, a tool to change...
South Sudan

One soldier killed, 10 injured as Sudan army repels attack by rebels

Sudan's army announced on Tuesday that it repelled an attack by rebels against the Al-Mashayesh region, which killed a government soldier and injured 10...
food aid

WFP plans to deliver food assistance to 4.6 million people in Sudan

The UN World Food Programme (WFP) has announced that it is planning to deliver food assistance to around 4.6 people across Sudan. ...
UN

Armed group attacks market in Sudan’s North Darfur State

An armed group on Thursday attacked a market in El Fashir, the capital city of Sudan's North Darfur State, according to a statement by...

Sudan reiterates commitment to cessation of hostilities at South Kordofan, Blue Nile

The Sudanese government on Tuesday reiterated commitment to cessation of hostilities and cease-fire at South Kordofan and Blue Nile state besides its agreement on...

Sudanese police downplays explosion inside apartment in Khartoum

The Sudanese police on Sunday downplayed an explosion that earlier took place inside an apartment at a neighborhood of the Sudanese capital Khartoum. ...
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Sudanese police raids suspected weapon cache, arrests foreigners

Local residents said the Sudanese police raided on Sunday an apartment inhabited by foreigners in the neighborhood of Arkaweet, east of Sudan's capital Khartoum. ...
Yemeni fighters loyal to exiled President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi wait in their pick-up trucks on a road in the Sirwah area, in Marib province on April 9, 2016. [Xinhua]

Sudan renews support for restoration of legitimacy in Yemen

The Sudanese government renewed on Monday its support for the restoration of legitimacy in Yemen. The remarks came at a meeting between...
Child Soldiers

UNAMID welcomes Sudanese rebel movement’s renewed order prohibiting child soldier recruitment

The United Nations African Union Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) on Wednesday welcomed a renewed order by the rebel Justice and Equality Movement (JEM) prohibiting...
President Donald Trump

Sudan summons U.S. diplomat over Trump’s entry restriction order

Sudan summoned the U.S. Charge d'Affaires in Khartoum Steven Koutsis on Sunday to protest a decision by U.S. President Donald Trump to restrict the...

Sudan security forces abort smuggling of 64 foreigners

Sudan's security forces announced on Tuesday the abortion of an attempt to smuggle 64 foreigners across North Darfur State to Libya, Sudan's Ashorooq Net...
South Sudan

SPLM/northern sector denies presence in South Sudan

Rebels from Sudan People's Liberation Movement (SPLM)/northern sector denied on Sunday any presence in South Sudan. "There is no presence for the...
Trump

Sudan hopes U.S. would continue lifting sanctions on Sudan as Trump sworn in

Sudanese politicians on Friday expressed hope that the new U.S. President Donald Trump would continue what his predecessor Barack Obama has started of change...
South Sudan

Sudan rebel movement claims repulsing government army attack in Blue Nile

Rebel Sudan People's Liberation Movement (SPLM)/northern sector on Tuesday claimed it repulsed an attack by Sudanese army in Blue Nile State. "Forces...
Boko Haram

Jan. 12 world news summary at 0030 GMT

YAOUNDE -- Two bomb attackers suspected to be Nigerian Islamic sect Boko Haram members were killed after they detonated the bombs attached to them...

Wa All Stars Ready For Any Challenge In Coming Season

Mr. Oduro Nyarko, Chief Executive Officer of the 2015/16 Ghana Premier League (GPL) Champions, Wa All Stars, believes the team is ready for any...
The highlands of Ethiopia could be more vulnerable to malaria if temperatures rise

Ethiopia vows not to harm rights of Nile Basin countries

Ethiopia on Sunday reiterated its commitment not to harm the rights of any Nile Basin countries, calling for optimal use of the Nile water. ...
South Sudan

Sudan reduces restrictions on humanitarian organizations

The Sudanese government on Sunday reduced restrictions on humanitarian organizations operating in the country as it approved new amendments on guidelines of the humanitarian...
Islamic State

Dec. 24 world news summary at 0050 GMT

ACCRA -- Five people were killed and 42 others were severely burnt in the Thursday night fire resulting from an explosion at a gas...
US-Election

Nov. 9 world news summary at 0030 GMT

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO/LOS ANGELES/CHICAGO -- Voters headed to the polling stations all over the United States on Tuesday, but many still felt disappointed by...

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