Cash Crunch Risks Grounding UN Air Ops in Sudan

Oct 1, 2017 KHARTOUM, SUDAN (AFP) – UN humanitarian air operations in Sudan face being grounded because of an acute cash crunch, aid officials say, affecting the delivery of relief to thousands of people in conflict areas. The United Nations Humanitarian Air Service (UNHAS) has funding that will barely keep it flying until the end

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Annual African Intelligence and Security Conference Ends With Success in Khartoum

SMC- Further to Sudan’s increasing role as a source of regional stability in Africa, it successfully hosted the annual gathering of the Committee of Intelligence and Security Services of Africa (CISSA) in Khartoum, which ended on Friday. This is the third time Sudan has hosted the event. Sudan remains one of the most active members

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Egypt supports Sudan at Meetings of the UN Human Rights Council

SMC- Undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ambassador Abdul Ghani AlNaim Awad AlKarim said on Saturday the Egypt has supported Sudan in the meetings of the current session of the Human Rights Council, and revealed on the coordination and cooperation between the Permanent Missions of the Sudan and Egypt in Geneva. He said that

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AU Commissioner for Social Affairs Participates In the Work of the UNGA

  SMC- The African Union (AU) Commissioner for Social Affairs, Amira Al-Fadil, participated in the 72nd UN General Assembly in New York with a number of high-level events on the sidelines of the General Assembly, notably the Organization of African First Ladies against HIV/AIDS (OAFLA). The OAFLA headed by Tesfaye, wife of Ethiopian Prime Minister and

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Sudan’s al-Bashir highlights support for peace, stability in S. Sudan

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir highlighted Thursday his country’s support for the efforts to achieve peace and stability in neighboring South Sudan. “Sudan has worked, through a pure African initiative, to achieve peace and stability in South Sudan,” al-Bashir said in his speech at the 14th conference of the Committee of Intelligence and Security Services of

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