Sudan

March 27, 2006

February 26, 2006

14:01 GMT

President of Sudan Omar Al Bashir has officially inaugurated Emirates and Sudan Bank (ESB) at a ceremony held on Thursday (February 23, 2006) in Sudan.

February 21, 2006

11:54 GMT

Tuesday 14 February saw the curtain fall on the inaugural three-day Sudan Development Program Summit in Dubai, where Sudanese government figures were able to meet with private sector representatives t

09:09 GMT

The United States on Monday expressed dissatisfaction with the United Nations and several members of the UN Security Council for taking an excessive a

February 14, 2006

December 31, 2005

10:47 GMT

The United Nations Secretary-General and the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) have both expressed "deep shock and sadness" over a fatal confr

23:07 GMT

At least 15 Iraqis were killed on Friday, including nine people sitting along the banks of the Tigris river who died in a drive-by shooting, police sa

December 30, 2005

12:41 GMT

Egyptian police fired water cannons on Sudanese war refugees and hit them with sticks Friday as they tried to dismantle a camp in a city park where th

December 29, 2005

December 14, 2005

11:45 GMT

Film star Mahmoud Yassin today called on Arabs worldwide to provide more humanitarian assistance to millions of victims of conflicts in western Sudan’

December 12, 2005

14:53 GMT

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) announced today that Mahmoud Yassin is making his first visit to Sudan, and today traveled to Darfur to

November 30, 2005

07:21 GMT

A new round of peace negotiations was launched on Tuesday between the Sudanese government and rebels from Darfur. The talks, held in the Nigerian capi

November 22, 2005

13:13 GMT

The European Commission has drawn up an emergency humanitarian aid decision for €2 million to help deal with a serious outbreak of yellow fever in the South Kordofan region of Sudan.

November 17, 2005

12:46 GMT

An agreement was signed last night by the Sudanese Government announcing its full endorsement of the Sudan Development Program, an initiative organised to raise the economic profile of Sudan.

October 10, 2005

10:08 GMT

A rescue team sent to free the 18 hostages of the African Union were themselves been kidnapped by Darfur rebels in Western Sudan on Monday. As a resul