Sudan

June 10, 2002

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The Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) said Sunday it had recaptured overnight the southern town of Kapoeta, which had been under government contro

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At Camp Doha, some 50 kilometers from the Iraqi border, U.S. Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld told American troops that state sponsors of terroris

June 9, 2002

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Sudan’s President Omar al-Beshir vowed Saturday to put an end to the country's 19-year-old civil war by the end of the year, whether it be by means of

June 5, 2002

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Iran's supreme leader accused the United States on Tuesday of "massacring" innocent Afghans during its “war on terrorism”, and added Iran was ready to

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The prominent Sudanese singer Mohammed Wardi said in a press conference in Khartoum Tuesday that the reason behind his immigration from Sudan was his willingness to produce a good art.

June 3, 2002

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Forty-five Sudanese who were trying to enter Libya died when they lost their way in the western desert, the Sudanese news agency SUNA reported Sunday.

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Tunisia’s President Zine el Abidine ben Ali signed into law a new constitution, overwhelmingly approved in a referendum last month, under which he wil

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Saudi prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz on Sunday received a message from Sudanese president Omar Hasan al-Bashir.   The message was handed over to Prince

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Iranian President Mohammad Khatami lashed out Sunday night against foes of the republic's reform movement, warning the opponents of democracy were def

June 2, 2002

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Saudi Prince Saud Al-Faisal, the Foreign Minister, received on Sunday at his office in the Red Sea city of Jeddah his Sudanese counterpart Dr. Osman M

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Yemen’s Hodeidah Port received 864,647 tons of goods in the first four months of 2002. Some 14,242 containers were unloaded at the port during the same period compared to 11,451 containers in the firs

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Royal Jordanian Airlines (RJ) is will launch its first direct flight line between Amman and Khartoum this week. RJ will fly to Khartoum twice a week on Sundays and Fridays, reported Petra. The airline

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Renovation of Oman’s Khaseb Port will begin next week. The Omani government commissioned the local Galfar Company to modernize the port at a cost of $25 million earlier this year. The project has a ta

May 30, 2002

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A key sub-committee of the Canadian Parliament plans to visit Sudan in November for an on-the-spot tour of the country's war-stricken regions.  Beth P

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak held talks in Cairo on Wednesday with his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni on the political situation in Africa, i