Sudan general vows to back Saudi against Iran 'threats'

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A top Sudanese general vowed to back regional ally Saudi Arabia against "all threats and attacks" from Iran during talks with the kingdom's crown prince, Sudan's military council said Friday.

UN human rights expert denounces attacks on Sudan protesters

2019-05-19 06:58

UN Sudan expert calls for 'thorough' probes into killings of demonstrators amid breakdown in political transition talks.

Shots fired in Sudan ahead of crunch talks on ruling body

2019-05-15 22:15

At least eight people have been reported wounded by gunshots near a Khartoum sit-in , before crucial talks between military chiefs and protest leaders over a transitional governing body.

Money, guns and brides fuel South Sudan's cattle wars

2019-05-13 20:15

Weak rays of early morning sun seep through the smoke rising from smouldering piles of dried dung, keeping flies away from the precious cattle.

US urges Sudan military to seal deal with protesters

2019-05-09 21:14

The US has pressed Sudan's military leader to reach an agreement with protesters, who have threatened a disobedience campaign unless there is a transfer to civilian rule.

Sudan in transition: Protesters call to dismantle army influence

2019-05-07 21:41

On April 11, former President Omar al-Bashir lost the game of power to Lieutenant General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan. Watch this report

Sudan protest death toll hits 90: doctors committee

2019-05-06 22:51

Ninety protesters have been killed in protest-related violence across Sudan since demonstrations against ousted president Omar al-Bashir erupted in December, a doctors' committee says.

Sudanese protesters delay naming of civilian government

2019-04-26 07:25

The organisers of the protests that drove Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir from power are delaying their announcement of a transitional civilian government as they hold new negotiations with the ruling military council.

South Sudan measles outbreak raises questions about vaccines

2019-04-24 19:32

The South Sudan measles outbreak has raised questions about vaccines as some children still fall ill.

South Sudan opposition seeks 6-month extension on peace deal

2019-04-21 16:52

South Sudan's opposition is calling for a six-month extension to implement next steps in a fragile peace deal as a major deadline approaches next month to form a power-sharing government.


Uncertainty grips Sudan weeks after Bashir's ouster

2019-05-23 22:04

Weeks after the army ousted veteran leader Omar al-Bashir, Sudan is gripped by uncertainty as talks between the military rulers and protesters on the transition to civilian rule remain deadlocked.

South Sudan sacks 40 overseas diplomats for going AWOL

2019-05-16 22:16

South Sudan says it has sacked 40 overseas diplomats for not showing up for work, some of them for years.

Sudan protest leaders say accord with army on transitional authority

2019-05-14 05:16

Sudan's protest leaders says they have reached a breakthrough agreement with the country's military rulers on transitional authorities to run the country.

Sudan's Omar al-Bashir charged over 'killing' of protesters

2019-05-13 18:17

Sudan's ousted president Omar al-Bashir has been charged over the killings of protesters during the anti-regime demonstrations that led to the end of his rule, the prosecutor general announced Monday.

Sudan protesters threaten civil disobedience after army delays

2019-05-09 20:34

Sudanese protest leaders have threatened to launch a nationwide campaign of civil disobedience after accusing the country's military rulers of delaying the transfer of power to a civilian administration.

African Union and UN back civilian-led Sudan transition

2019-05-07 11:08

AU Commission Chairman Moussa Faki Mahamat said there is no question of sustaining the ruling military council.

Sudan protesters say army trying to break up sit-in

2019-04-30 08:39

The protesters who want the military to hand over power to a civilian administration have been camped out since April 6.

Sudanese military invites protesters to talks amid tensions

2019-04-24 21:35

Sudan's ruling military council has proposed a meeting with the organisers of the protests that toppled President Omar al-Bashir after they suspended talks with the generals over the weekend.

Sudan's army says holding talks with all political forces

2019-04-24 09:54

Sudan's military rulers say they are communicating with all political forces to name a prime minister and form a civilian government "as soon as possible".

Sudan protesters to name civilian council, pressure military

2019-04-21 12:50

A leading organiser says Sudan's protest movement hopes to "exert more pressure" on the military by announcing the composition of a civilian transitional council on Sunday.

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