Tag Archives: Sudan

06 April 16

Sudan President Vows to Cut Hands Off Darfuri Carjackers

Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir has threatened to cut the hands off carjackers in Darfur, in accordance with Shari’a law.

28 March 16

Sudan Denies Bombing South Sudan’s Upper Nile Region

Sudan has denied accusations from neighbouring South Sudan that it carried out fresh airstrikes in the Upper Nile Region.

16 March 16

South Africa: Government Loses Appeal Over Failed Bashir Arrest

South Africa’s Supreme Court of Appeal has rejected an appeal by the country’s government and ruled its failure to arrest Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir was unlawful.

16 March 16

Fresh Opportunity for Sudan to Join EAC

The recent entry of oil-rich South Sudan into the East African Community (EAC) could pave the way for neighbouring Sudan to join, despite being refused five years ago, analysts say.

08 March 16

Sudan Journalists Agree to End Hunger Strike

A group of 30 journalists who had staged Sudan’s largest ever hunger protest have agreed to end their demonstration after the government pledged to defer their case to the Constitutional Court.

03 March 16

Sudan: Journalist Hunger Strikes Over Newspaper Suspension

A team of journalists in Sudan are staging a hunger strike in protest of their newspaper being suspended.

28 January 16

Sudan Opens Border with South Sudan for First Time Since Split

Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir has opened the border with neighbouring South Sudan for the first time since the two nations split in 2011.


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