Sudan

July 27, 2002

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Sudanese President Lt. Gen. Omar Hassan el Bashir arrived Friday in Uganda for talks to ease tension between the two neighbors and eliminate insecurit

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Jerash Festival for Culture and Arts 2002 was launched Thursday with a concert by Lebanese singer Marcel Khalifa and a joint concert performed by al Fhais Troupe.

July 24, 2002

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A Sudanese court sentenced fifteen people, including a woman, to death on Tuesday for deadly April attacks on two villages of the Fur ethnic minority,

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American Airlines will extend its route network to five additional points in Poland, India, and the Middle East through its code-share agreement with SWISS.

July 23, 2002

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The United States said on Monday that a weekend deal signed by the Sudanese government and the rebel Sudan People's Liberation Army/Movement (SPLA/M)

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Jordan's opposition party, the Islamic Action Front (IAF), has rejected any plans to set up a casino club in the southern port city of Aqaba.

July 21, 2002

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and Libya's Colonel Moamer Kadhafi held talks Sunday on the Middle East crisis and the situation in southern Sudan, a

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Iraq and Iran on Sunday exchanged the remains of 1,736 soldiers who had been killed during the eight-year war in the 1980s.

July 18, 2002

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A court in Sudan on Wednesday condemned 88 people to death in Southern Darfur province for involvement in the deaths of over 100 villagers in tribal c

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Syria’s First Lady, Asmaa' Al-Assad, stressed in the capital of Damascus on Wednesday, the necessity to pay attention and care to the development of c

July 15, 2002

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The rebel Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) said it captured a strategic crossroads in the country's war-stricken south on Sunday, destroying two

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Iran's judiciary chief, Ayatollah Mahmoud Hashemi-Shahrudi, held talks with leaders of armed Palestinian groups in the Syrian capital of Damascus on S

July 14, 2002

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The Saturday edition of a Sudanese independent newspaper was confiscated by security before it could appear on newsstands, the paper's general manager

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Lieutenant General Athanasios Nicolodemos is the new Commander of the National Guard, the Republic's armed forces.   He replaces Lieutenant General E

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The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) will grant the government of Sudan $800,000 for the development of the south’s Roseras Resevoir. The sum will finance the expansion of the reservoir’s storage capaci