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Toppled Bashir moved from residence to Khartoum's Kobar prison - relatives

17 Apr 2019

KHARTOUM Deposed ex-Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has been moved to Khartoum's grim high-security Kobar prison from the presidential residence, family sources said on Wednesday, as military rulers announced steps to crack down on corruption. | Video

Sudanese police fire tear gas at stone-throwing protesters

10 Jan 2018

KHARTOUM, Jan 10 Police in the capital of Sudan fired tear gas on Wednesday to disperse stone-throwing students protesting against a doubling of bread prices.

Revived U.S. travel ban sows confusion, anger in Middle East

28 Jun 2017

ANKARA/KHARTOUM A U.S. Supreme Court decision allowing partial implementation of President Donald Trump's travel ban has stirred anger and confusion in parts of the Middle East, with would-be visitors worried about their travel plans and their futures.

Revived U.S. travel ban sows confusion, anger in Middle East

28 Jun 2017

ANKARA/KHARTOUM A U.S. Supreme Court decision allowing partial implementation of President Donald Trump's travel ban has stirred anger and confusion in parts of the Middle East, with would-be visitors worried about their travel plans and their futures.

Sudan ratifies ban on Egyptian farm and animal product imports

30 May 2017

KHARTOUM Sudan's cabinet has approved a ban on importing agricultural and animal products from Egypt, Sudan's state news agency SUNA said on Tuesday, escalating trade tensions between the neighbors.

Hundreds protest in Sudan capital after student shot dead

27 Apr 2016

KHARTOUM Unidentified gunmen shot dead a Sudanese student on Wednesday during a university campus demonstration and his funeral turned into an anti-government protest involving hundreds of students, eyewitnesses said.

China urges South Sudan ceasefire as peace talks stutter

06 Jan 2014

ADDIS ABABA/KHARTOUM China, the biggest investor in South Sudan's oil industry, called on Monday for an immediate ceasefire in the world's newest state, as rebel and government negotiators haggled over the scope of peace talks meant to end three weeks of fighting.

China urges S. Sudan ceasefire as peace talks stutter

06 Jan 2014

ADDIS ABABA/KHARTOUM China, the biggest investor in South Sudan's oil industry, called on Monday for an immediate ceasefire in the world's newest state, as rebel and government negotiators haggled over the scope of peace talks meant to end three weeks of fighting.

China urges South Sudan ceasefire as peace talks stutter

06 Jan 2014

ADDIS ABABA/KHARTOUM China, the biggest investor in South Sudan's oil industry, called on Monday for an immediate ceasefire in the world's newest state, as rebel and government negotiators haggled over the scope of peace talks meant to end three weeks of fighting.

China urges S. Sudan ceasefire as peace talks stutter

06 Jan 2014

ADDIS ABABA/KHARTOUM China, the biggest investor in South Sudan's oil industry, called on Monday for an immediate ceasefire in the world's newest state, as rebel and government negotiators haggled over the scope of peace talks meant to end three weeks of fighting.

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Yellow vest demonstrators, police clash in Paris

Clashes broke out between dozens of demonstrators and police in Paris on the 23rd Saturday of yellow-vest protests after authorities warned that rioters could return to the French capital to spark a new wave of violence.