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ICC trial in The Hague one option for Sudan's Bashir - minister

17 Feb 2020

KHARTOUM Sudan could send former leader Omar al-Bashir and other suspects to The Hague for trial before the International Criminal Court, but any decision would need approval from military and civilian rulers, the information minister said on Monday.

Sudan to continue to subsidize bread but with 'justice': trade minister

12 Feb 2020

KHARTOUM Sudan will continue to subsidize bread prices during transitional rule after Omar al-Bashir's ouster but wants to achieve "justice" in distributing income supports, its trade and industry minister said on Wednesday.

Sudan agrees ex-president Bashir should appear before ICC over Darfur

12 Feb 2020

KHARTOUM/JUBA Sudan's government and rebel groups in Darfur agreed on Tuesday that all those wanted by the International Criminal Court should appear before the tribunal, a list that includes ousted president Omar al-Bashir. | Video

Fuel shortages put squeeze on Sudan's transitional government

12 Feb 2020

KHARTOUM Fuel shortages have left motorists in Sudan skipping work to queue for petrol and forced the transitional government to introduce a rationing system as it tries to manage acute economic pressures. | Video

Sudan seeks U.S. help on subsidy payments, dollar transfers: finance minister

10 Feb 2020

KHARTOUM Sudan is asking the United States for help in arranging a smart card system as it prepares to announce reforms to its subsidy system next month, including a possible move towards targeted cash transfers, the finance minister said on Monday.

Sudan's Burhan casts doubt on rapid normalization of ties with Israel

05 Feb 2020

KHARTOUM The head of Sudan's ruling council on Tuesday cast doubt on any rapid normalisation of ties with Israel a day after meeting the Israeli prime minister in Uganda, saying that his country's position on the Palestinian issue remains unchanged. | Video

Sudan opens up gold market in bid to raise revenue

09 Jan 2020

KHARTOUM Sudan has begun allowing private traders to export gold, a measure designed to crack down on smuggling and attract foreign currency into the country's cash-strapped treasury.

Sudan to postpone lifting of fuel subsidies: minister

28 Dec 2019

KHARTOUM Sudan's transitional government is to postpone lifting fuel subsidies, initially planned as part of the 2020 budget, the information minister said on Saturday.

Sudanese celebrate uprising anniversary, demand justice for victims

20 Dec 2019

KHARTOUM Hundreds of thousands of people marched in cities across Sudan on Thursday to celebrate the first anniversary of the start of the uprising that toppled long-time ruler Omar al-Bashir and demand justice for people killed in protests. | Video

Sudanese flood streets a year after start of uprising that toppled Bashir

19 Dec 2019

KHARTOUM, Dec 19 Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of Sudan on Thursday to celebrate the first anniversary of the start of the uprising that toppled long-time ruler Omar al-Bashir.

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