- AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 05 03:26 AM
Dockers began unloading tens of thousands of tonnes of food from a US aid ship on Thursday destined for war-torn areas of Sudan, an AFP correspondent reported. It was his third trip to Sudan with a cargo of food aid. A member of the crew said the vessel took 25 days to reach Port Sudan from Houston, Texas.
- BloombergMay 05 09:10 PM
Damage to South Sudan’s oil fields after more than two years of civil war will hamper plans to boost output, Petroleum Minister Dak Duop Bischok said.
South Sudan's Equatorians begin race for parliam... - Sudan Tribune
South Sudan “kidnapped” by its leaders: experts - Sudan Tribune
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 05 09:42 AM
A leading Sudanese human rights lawyer said Thursday that security forces raided his office while he was meeting with a group of students suspended for staging protests and left with six of them. Nabil Adeeb told AFP that his residence which adjoins the office was also raided by a team of Sudan's powerful National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS). "I was in a meeting with some students ...
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 04 11:18 AM
The UN Security Council on Wednesday welcomed South Sudan's new unity government and said it must ensure that those responsible for horrific rights abuses in the two-year war face justice. The transitional unity government was sworn in on Friday after rebel leader Riek Machar returned to Juba, in line with a peace deal signed in August that has yet to fully take hold. Council members ...
20 cattle raiders arrested S. Sudan's Tonj state - Sudan Tribune
South Sudan: Rebel leader did not return because... - Chicago Tribune
- AFP via Yahoo! New Zealand NewsMay 05 03:26 AM
Port Sudan (Sudan) (AFP) - Dockers began unloading tens of thousands of tonnes of food from a US aid ship on Thursday destined for war-torn areas of Sudan, an AFP correspondent reported.
- Reuters via Yahoo! FinanceMay 04 04:49 AM
Sudan and Saudi Arabia have agreed to start exploring for mineral resources, including silver and gold, in the Red Sea by 2020, Sudanese Minister of Minerals Ahmed Sadiq al-Karouri said on Wednesday. The ...
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 02 10:10 AM
Sudan insisted on Monday it had "sovereign rights" over two border territories whose ownership has been the subject of a long-standing dispute between Cairo and Khartoum. Sudan has regularly protested at Egypt's administration of Halayeb and Shalatin near the Red Sea, saying they are part of its sovereign territory since shortly after independence in 1956. Since April, Khartoum has stepped up ...
- The Wall Street JournalMay 04 06:52 AM
A bipartisan group of lawmakers is calling on the Obama administration to renew its focus on the crisis in Sudan and to use financial pressure the Sudanese regime to change its behavior.
Sudan: 'Largest Defeat of Sudan Army in Years' - AllAfrica.com
Heavily armed Ethiopian troops entered S. Sudan:... - Sudan Tribune
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 02 02:22 AM
Sudan's highest court has allowed a leading newspaper to resume publishing, nearly five months after the authorities banned it from printing, the newspaper's editor said on Monday. Sudan's powerful National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) had suspended the independent Al-Tayar newspaper in December after it published a series of editorials criticising the government over subsidy cuts on...
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsApr 30 04:41 AM
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Authorities in South Sudan said they have recovered 32 of the 125 Ethiopian children who the Ethiopian government said were abducted from its Gambela region two weeks ago during a deadly cattle raid blamed on a South Sudanese militia.
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