Italian Ambassador Lays Foundation for Girls School in Mayo

As one of the Community Security and Stabilization Programme activities and achievements on the ground ; Sudan DDR Commission (SDDRC), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in collaboration with Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (AICS) launching the laying ceremony of the first stone of the Girls Basic School in AL Yarmouk Block 7 – Jabal Awlia

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Morocco, Sudan vow to step up bilateral cooperation

Morocco and Sudan pledged here Wednesday to give new impetus to bilateral cooperation. This pledge was made during a meeting between the Moroccan Prime Minister Saad Eddine El Othmani and Ahmed Saad Omar, Minister in charge of the General Secretariat of the Sudanese Council of Ministers. The two sides lauded the long-standing relations of friendship

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The depths of despair in South Sudan

The mood of despair was evident in his words as the UN under-secretary for humanitarian affairs wrapped up a two-day visit to South Sudan. “Ordinary people are suffering on an unimaginable scale. The peace process has so far produced nothing. The cessation of hostilities is a fiction. The economy has collapsed,” Mark Lowcock said in

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East African bloc convenes meeting on S. Sudan ahead of peace talks

The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), an East African bloc, brought together South Sudanese warring parties to discuss governance and security issues ahead of a new round of peace talks scheduled for May 17. According to the East African bloc, the consultation session, underway in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa from May 15 to 16, is

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Egypt’s Masry denied Confed Cup win by late Hilal goal in Sudan

Egypt’s Masry threw away the chance to maintain a perfect start to their African Confederation Cup group-stage campaign after conceding a late equaliser in a 1-1 draw at 10-man Al-Hilal Omdurman on Wednesday. The visitors took the lead after 10 minutes when lively winger Islam Eissa powered home an impressive header after being picked out

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Sudan Condemns Israeli Massacre

SMC- Sudan condemned the “Israeli massacre of Palestinian civilians who were protesting over the move of U.S. embassy to Jerusalem. According to Sudan Foreign Ministry statement issued Wednesday, “The Ministry of Foreign Affairs condemns, in the strongest terms, the massacre committed by the authorities of the Israeli entity in the Gaza strip against Palestinian civilians

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Newly-Appointed Ministers, Governors, Sworn In

SMC- The newly-appointed ministers, state ministers and state governors in the national accord government were sworn in Wednesday before President Omer Al-Bashir. Also attending the swearing in ceremony were the First Vice – President and National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih, the Minister of the Presidency, Fadul Abdalla Fadul, and the Deputy Chief

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President Al Bashir to Head to Turkey to Attend Emergency OIC Summit

SMC- President Omer Al-Bashir, Wednesday received a phone call from the President of Turkey, Recep Tayyeb Erdogan, to participate in the emergency summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Istanbul. Al-Bashir has conveyed to President Erdogan his agreement to take part in the summit which will discuss the Israeli aggression on the Palestinian

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In Boston, hundreds rally for Palestine, against Israel and the US

Speaking at a protest against Israeli policies toward the Palestinians, Nidal Al-Azraq of Lexington struck a defiant yet hopeful tone. “The occupation has failed to destroy us,” Al-Azraq, a 40-year-old Palestinian who grew up in a refugee camp, told the crowd gathered Tuesday inside the Cathedral Church of St. Paul in downtown Boston. The rally,

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