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Sudan plans cash transfer to poor after removal of fuel subsidies

15 May 2020

KHARTOUM Sudan's finance minister on Thursday laid out a system of money transfers to the poor in a step towards removing costly fuel subsidies to end an economic crisis.

Sudan agrees those wanted by war crimes court should appear

11 Feb 2020

KHARTOUM/JUBA Sudan's government and rebel groups in Darfur agreed on Tuesday that all those wanted by the International Criminal Court (ICC) should appear before the tribunal, but a lawyer for ousted president Omar al-Bashir rejected the plan.

Exclusive: Sudan needs up to $5 billion in budget support to prevent collapse

12 Nov 2019

KHARTOUM Sudan needs up to $5 billion (£3.9 billion) in budget support to avert economic collapse and launch reforms after the ouster of veteran ruler Omar al-Bashir, its finance minister told Reuters. | Video

Sudan, rebel groups agree on roadmap for peace talks

18 Oct 2019

JUBA/KHARTOUM Sudan and a major rebel group agreed on Friday to a roadmap that will allow suspended peace talks to resume, giving new impetus to efforts by the government to end multiple conflicts around the country, the two sides said.

Sudan risks counter coup without deal on transition: opposition leader

25 Apr 2019

KHARTOUM Sudan could face a counter coup if military rulers and the opposition do not reach agreement on a handover of power to civilians, leading opposition figure and former prime minister Sadiq al-Mahdi said on Thursday.

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

18 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

29 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.

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