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Estimates put the number of foreign fighters in Daesh as high as 20,000. (AFP/File)
June 28, 2015 - 18:41 GMT
A group of 12 medical students with Western passports are feared to have left their school in Sudan to join the ranks of Daesh fighting in Syria.
A handout picture released by the official website of Iran's presidency office shows Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad visits Natanz uranium enrichment facilities some 300 kms, south of the capital Tehran on April 8, 2008. (AFP/File)
June 23, 2015 - 18:40 GMT
A Saudi memo released in the WikiLeaks documents claims that Iran sent nuclear equipment to the country of Sudan.
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir (C) arrives for a group photograph of leaders at the 25th African Union Summit in Sandton South Africa on June 14, 2015. (AFP/Gianluigi Guercia)
June 14, 2015 - 14:30 GMT
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has been accused of war crimes by the International Criminal Court.
The development of the Nile River basin is an area of mutual concern for Sudan, Ethiopia and Egypt. (Wikipedia)
June 11, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
Trilateral body to improve economic and political coordination between the three Nile nations.
Displaced people unload the few belongings they were able to bring with them to Minkammen. (AFP/Nichole Sobecki )
June 11, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
The United Nations released a report on Thursday, expressing concern about human rights violations in the northeastern African nation.
A picture taken on June 2, 2015 shows a general view of the parliament during the swearing in ceremony of Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir for another term of five years, a month and a half after his victory in elections marked by low turnout and an opposition boycott. (AFP/Ashraf Shazly)
June 09, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
For unknown reasons, Sudan's opposition leaders were stopped by security forces at Khartoum Airport and barred from travelling to France to participate in a European Parliament hearing on Sudan.
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir (C) takes part in his swearing in ceremony for another term of five years at the parliament in Khartoum, on June 2, 2015. (AFP/Ashraf Shazly)
June 02, 2015 - 16:00 GMT
Sudan’s Omar al-Bashir was sworn in for another five-year term. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya and Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe all attended the ceremony.
A Sudanese protester carries an poster of former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi. (AFP/Ashraf Shazly)
May 23, 2015 - 07:43 GMT
Hundreds of Sudanese have rallied outside the office of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in the capital, Khartoum, to denounce a death sentence handed down to Egypt’s ousted President Mohamed Morsi.
An Israeli soldier prepares a military drone for use over the West Bank town of Hebron. (AFP/File)
May 06, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
The Sudanese army claimed to have shot down an Israeli drone after reports of explosions on Wednesday morning.
A man about to be executed in Saudi Arabia. (AFP/File)
May 04, 2015 - 18:03 GMT
Five foreigners have been executed in Saudi Arabia as the rate of capital punishment surges in the kingdom.
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir was reelected Monday with 94.5 percent of the votes, the National Electoral Commission said. (AFP/File)
April 27, 2015 - 11:59 GMT
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir was reelected Monday with 94.5 percent of the votes, the National Electoral Commission said.