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Sudan’s presidency ordered the release of all political detainees in the country (AFP)
February 19, 2018 - 10:55 GMT
Sudan’s presidency ordered the release of all political detainees in the country, Sudan’s presidential assistant Abdul Rahman Alsadig Alamahdi announced on Sunday evening.
Cross-border commercial traffic was suspended after South Sudan declared independence in 2011. (Courtesy of Voa News)
February 15, 2018 - 13:43 GMT
Cross-border commercial traffic was suspended after South Sudan declared independence in 2011.
A Sudanese refugee in Jordan opens up about his perilous journey to find a home for he and his family after escaping the  (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
February 14, 2018 - 15:30 GMT
A Sudanese refugee in Jordan opens up about his perilous journey to find a home for he and his family after escaping the
The lifting of U.S. sanctions, hailed by many, has simply proved to be the starting point for utter disaster in the Sudanese economy. (AFP)
February 11, 2018 - 16:00 GMT
The lifting of U.S. sanctions, hailed by many, has simply proved to be the starting point for utter disaster in the Sudanese economy, writes Eric Reeves.
Retired French footballer Christian Karembeu holds the FIFA World Cup Trophy during a ceremony in Lahore on February 3, 2018. The FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour is heading to 50 countries across six continents before returning to the host country in May, ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
ARIF ALI / AFP
February 11, 2018 - 02:58 GMT
The World Cup will be displayed in the country on the 21th of the current month during its international Tour before reaching Russia, the organizer of the 2018 World Cup tournament.
(Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
January 31, 2018 - 14:45 GMT
As the government continues to repress dissidents and commit genocide in Dafur, it is facing less international pressure than ever to stop.
January 29, 2018 - 12:07 GMT
The three leaders came out of the meeting holding up their hands together.
“We need to turn world's attention to what is happening in Sudan right now,” tweeted @Wiziadil to a popular hashtag asking what the Sudanese want (Twitter)
January 17, 2018 - 14:58 GMT
After days of protests in Sudan, demonstrators are demanding the end to what they see as international media silence.
Sisi’s remarks came during the inauguration of development projects in Menoufia governorate, referring to the recent diplomatic crisis between Egypt and Sudan (AFP/File)
January 15, 2018 - 15:12 GMT
Egypt President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Monday that Egypt does not fight its brothers, does not intervene in the affairs of other countries, and relies on a fixed policy aimed at building and reconstructing.
During the meeting, officials from Save the Dream discussed a number of potential sports projects and areas of mutual interest with the Sudanese delegation. (Photo: Gulf Times)
January 11, 2018 - 11:43 GMT
The Darfur Refugee Football Team visited the International Centre for Sport Security (ICSS) headquarter in Doha recently to meet with...
Tensions are rising between Egypt and Sudan, Pictured: Egyptian President Sisi (AFP/File)
January 05, 2018 - 12:42 GMT
The decision came following denials from the Egyptian Foreign Ministry of the authenticity of news being circulated from Sudanese media outlets that reported Egypt’s demand to exclude Sudan from the Grand Renaissance Ethiopian Dam [GERD] negotiations.
January 04, 2018 - 10:30 GMT
The Sudanese President extended the unilateral cessation of hostilities for three months, says a short statement released on the first hours of Thursday.
In 2007, roughly 3,500 Sudanese fled the conflict in the troubled Darfur region to CAR (AFP/File)
January 03, 2018 - 06:00 GMT
More than 400 Sudanese refugees have returned home from the Central African Republic (CAR) since Dec. 12, according to the UNHCR, the UN’s main refugee agency.
“Torture and prolonged, arbitrary detention are still routine practice in Sudan, used as a means to stifle dissent and dialogue” (AFP/File)
December 20, 2017 - 08:57 GMT
Human Rights Watch (HRW) voiced concern about the arbitrary detention of Sudanese activists and called on the government to try or to release them pointing to reports of alleged torture.
A Palestinian protester sets alight an America flag during clashes with Israeli troops at a protest against President Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. (ABBAS MOMANI / AFP)
December 08, 2017 - 08:40 GMT
Embassy in Khartoum will limit activities due to high risk of demonstrations against Trump's Jerusalem decision
South Sudan still owes neighboring Sudan $1.3 billion of the amount agreed upon in the 2012 oil deal. (AFP)
December 06, 2017 - 15:11 GMT
South Sudan still owes neighboring Sudan up to $1.3 billion in oil debt as part of a 2012 deal the two countries inked to end their disputes over oil.