Sudan

December 24, 2000

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The government army said Sunday it had recaptured two \"strategic\" areas from rebels in central Sudan\'s Nuba Mountains.

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As Sudanese complain they are not feeling the benefits of a reviving economy, economists and the opposition are warning that conditions in one of Africa\'s poorest countries are ripe for further unres

December 23, 2000

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Vote-counting for the presidential and legislative elections in Sudan began Saturday morning amid reports of a low turnout.

December 21, 2000

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The Sudanese government has acknowledged that the country is suffering from a drought and from food shortages and urged the international community to

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Sudan has denounced as \"grave\" a United States operation to transport Sudanese children from refugee camps in Kenya to the US.

December 19, 2000

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The UN refugee agency announced Tuesday it was this week to begin repatriating around 13,000 Ethiopian refugees living in Sudan.

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Sudan on Tuesday accused Uganda of sending arms to the rebel Sudan People\'s Liberation Army (SPLA) and of carrying out US policy by helping block Sud

December 16, 2000

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Sudan urged US president-elect George W. Bush to change US policy towards Sudan, although it appeared sceptical of any change in this policy would mat

December 15, 2000

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Sudan has arrested more than 65 leading members of the outlawed Muslim fundamentalist group believed to be behind the massacre of more than 20 people

December 13, 2000

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Sudan\'s Islamist military leader Omar al-Beshir shrugged off a massive opposition boycott of presidential and parliamentary elections as he cast his

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Sudanese polling stations opened their doors Wednesday at the start of a 10-day election that incumbent Islamist military leader Omar al-Beshir and hi

December 10, 2000

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A total of 23 people were killed by an Islamic militant gunman who went on a rampage at a mosque near the Sudanese capital on Friday.

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The first day of voting in Sudanese presidential and parliamentary elections has been postponed from Monday to Wednesday.

December 8, 2000

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The families of 21 Sudanese Muslim worshippers gunned down in a mosque Friday night by an Islamic fundamentalist buried their dead in a mass funeral i

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United States diplomat Glenn Warren, who was ordered to leave Sudan after meeting opposition leaders accused of plotting a US-backed uprising, has lef