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Khalid Abdelaziz

Sudanese strains surface as U.S. pressure triggers debate on Israel

20 Oct 2020

KHARTOUM U.S. pressure on Sudan to normalise ties with former adversary Israel has stirred public debate on a topic that was long taboo, exposing splits that could complicate any swift settlement of a deal.

Trump: U.S. to remove Sudan from state terrorism sponsors list after payment to victims

20 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON/DUBAI/KHARTOUM President Donald Trump announced on Monday the United States would remove Sudan from its list of state sponsors of terrorism as soon as Khartoum sets aside the $335 million it has agreed to pay to American victims of militant attacks and their families.

Israel becomes new obstacle for Sudan in quest to leave U.S. terrorism list

25 Sep 2020

By Nafisa Eltahir, Matt Spetalnick, Patricia Zengerle and Khalid Abdelaziz

Israel becomes new obstacle for Sudan in quest to leave US terrorism list

25 Sep 2020

By Nafisa Eltahir, Matt Spetalnick, Patricia Zengerle and Khalid Abdelaziz

Crises pile up in Sudan as aid slows and prices soar

15 Sep 2020

KHARTOUM/CAIRO Saleha Adam had hoped things would get better after the ousting of Sudan's veteran leader Omar al-Bashir, and that more food and aid might start flowing into her ramshackle camp on the outskirts of Khartoum.

Record floods cause deaths and widespread damage in Sudan

27 Aug 2020

KHARTOUM Flood waters in Sudan have reached the highest levels on record, killing dozens of people, destroying thousands of homes and encroaching on some neighbourhoods of the capital Khartoum.

Sudan PM tells Pompeo he's not authorised to normalise ties with Israel

25 Aug 2020

KHARTOUM Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok told U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday that he was not mandated to normalise ties with Israel, and the issue should not be linked to Sudan's removal from a U.S. state sponsors of terrorism list. | Video

Sudan 'astonished' at spokesman's remarks about 'contacts' with Israel

19 Aug 2020

KHARTOUM Sudan's Foreign Ministry said‮‮ ‬‬on Tuesday it was astonished by remarks made by its own spokesman in which he said Khartoum had "contacts" with Israel, stressing that the government had not discussed the possibility of diplomatic relations.

Sudan peace talks offer little hope for protesters in Darfur

29 Jul 2020

KHARTOUM/DUBAI Efforts to bring stability to Sudan's conflict-ridden Darfur region have failed to reassure residents fearful of rising violence which has cast a shadow over peace negotiations.

Some 120 said to be killed or wounded in attack in Sudan's Darfur region: U.N.

27 Jul 2020

KHARTOUM More than 60 people were reported killed and nearly 60 others wounded during an armed attack in a village in Sudan's restive Darfur region on Saturday, the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said late on Sunday.

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