The First Attempt to Impeach Trump Just got Underway

A California Democrat filed an article of impeachment against President Donald Trump Wednesday in a longshot bid to remove the president from office. Rep. Brad Sherman accuses Trump of obstructing investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, in part by firing former FBI Director James Comey. Sherman acknowledges that filing the article is

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Sudan Re-admitted to International Football

SMC- Sudan was re-admitted to international football by Fifa on Thursday. However, the decision came too late to prevent two of the country’s clubs from being knocked out of the African Champions League. The global soccer body said in a statement that it had lifted the suspension imposed on the Sudanese FA (SFA) on 7

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Sudan Denies Involvement with North Korea

SMC- Sudan on Thursday denied U.S. accusations of having relations with North Korea that violate the UN resolutions and embargo on the  state. Sudanese Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour told a press conference on Thursday that Sudan used to have ties with North Korea but ended them in line with the UN resolutions. “As we are

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EASF Inter-African Rapid Intervention Forces Praised Sudan’s Role and Contribution

SMC- Director-General of the East African Standby Force (EASF) Inter-African Rapid Intervention Forces, Abdullah Omar, praised the Government of Sudan and its strong contribution to the African force, which seeks to maintain peace, stability and security in the East African region. He said in a press statement on the occasion of the launching of the

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China sends troops to its ‘support base’ in East Africa

Neil Connor, Beijing 12 July 2017 • 1:40pm Ships carrying Chinese troops tasked with setting up the country’s first overseas military base are steaming towards the East African nation of Djibouti. China calls its new facility a ‘support base’ and says it will have mainly logistical functions, however observers see it as a key part of

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Sudan-Ghana Expo Participants Optimistic About Trade Prospects

Participants at the Sudan-Ghana Business, Culture and Education Expo have expressed optimism about future trade prospects between Sudan and Ghana based on relations established during the Expo. The Expo had been a success with several Memoranda of Understanding (MOUs) due to be signed between some of the companies and their Ghanaian counterparts. Speaking to the

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Sudan Ruling Party Warns Extended US Sanctions May Encourage Unrest

SMC- The Sudanese ruling party said Thursday it would hold the United States responsible for any insecurity in Sudan after Washington extended decades-old sanctions against Khartoum. “The people who took this decision (of extending sanctions) will bear the responsibility of any political or security impact resulting from this decision,” the deputy chief of the National

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Sudan suspends sanctions talks with US

  July 12, 2017 Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir has issued a decree freezing the work of a committee formed with the United States to negotiate sanctions relief until 12 October, state news agency SUNA said today. Yesterday, the United States postponed for three months a decision on whether to permanently lift sanctions on Sudan over

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Qatar Enlists a New Ally in Its Diplomatic Crisis: 4,000 Cows

Qatar, the subject of a crippling blockade by Saudi Arabia and other Gulf countries, will welcome 4,000 herbivorous foreigners in the coming months to help fulfill the country’s dairy demands. Arriving on a Qatar Airways flight from Germany via Budapest, the first batch of 165 cows landed in the tiny Gulf nation on Tuesday and

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German police are searching for a stolen gold coin. It’s the size of a manhole cover and worth $3.9 million.

Authorities say thieves stole a 220-pound gold coin from a Berlin museum worth $1 million. Brother, can you spare a gigantic gold coin? Hundreds of special German police officers executed raids across several buildings across southern Berlin early Wednesday, nabbing four suspects in the hunt for a 220-pound gold coin valued at about $3.9 million. It

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