FVP Discusses with Foreign Minister the Decision on Reducing Diplomatic missions

FVP, National Prime Minister 1st Lt. General Bakri Hassan Saleh briefed on the results of the foreign minister’s tour to a number of countries. This came when he met here yesterday with Foreign Minister, Dr. Al-Dirdiri Mohamed Ahmed, who said, in a press statement, that the meeting addressed the Foreign Ministry’s plan for diplomatic action

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Experts warn of attempts by armed movements to destabilize Darfur

SMC- International community experts called for condemnation of the Sudan Revolutionary Front (SRF) announcement to continue to carry weapons, warning of the consequences of the use of violence to destabilize security and stability in Darfur and the Sudan. Member of the government Delegation, Hussein Kharshoum said that the SRF had declared its commitment to armed

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Turkey, Sudan discuss ways to boost economic ties

Prime Minister Binali Yildirim and Sudanese Minister of Finance and Economic Planning Mohamed Osman Suleiman Al-Rikabi on Friday discussed ways to enhance bilateral ties further, according to the Prime Ministry’s press office. Yildirim met Al-Rikabi at the official residence in capital Ankara. During the closed-door meeting, both sides exchanged views on the mutual steps that

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Qatar supports resumption of talks between Sudan gov’t, Darfur armed groups

Qatar on Sunday reiterated support for resumption of negotiations between Sudan government and armed groups in Sudan’s Darfur region based on Doha Document for Peace in Darfur (DDPD). Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir on Sunday received in Khartoum Special Envoy of Qatar’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Mutlaq Al Qahtani. “The meeting discussed courses of the negotiations

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Chinese Engagement, Investment and Trade With Africa

China’s New Silk Road–Belt and Road Imitative is providing indispensable investment and construction of infrastructure in Africa. Infrastructure development in energy, railways, roads, airports, and water management are critical for African nations to develop their agricultural and manufacturing sectors. Below are excerpts from the report: “The Belt and Road” in Africa  “China’s close engagement with

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Human Rights Philosophy Challenged

By Makki Elmorgabi Why the bill of indictment, and why against Human Rights Philosophy; not just against what the pretenders of the philosophy practice. Pretenders are advocates and activists, some of whom are deceivers, and some are dreamers. The problem is not simply in the practice, but there is something inherently wrong with today’s human

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South Sudan peace rests on Kiir, Machar meeting

It is now up to the regional heads of state to move the South Sudan peace process forward by enabling a face-to-face meeting between President Salva Kiir and his nemesis, Dr Riek Machar. The decision by the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (Igad) Council of Ministers in Addis Ababa on Friday says the two leaders must

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