Sudan

December 7, 2000

02:00 GMT

Sudanese rebels said Thursday that almost half of war-ravaged Sudan will not vote in this month\'s general elections because they live in areas where

December 4, 2000

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Sudanese President Omar al-Beshir Monday criticized the opposition political parties for failing to turn up for participation in the forthcoming elect

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Two schoolgirls were killed when a truck hit them near the Sudanese capital Khartoum, sparking a riot that ended with police using tear gas and clubs.

December 3, 2000

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Sudan\'s supreme court will consider a suit filed by opposition lawyers against the elections watchdog demanding this month\'s general elections be ca

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Sudan and Ethiopia are considering ending entry visa requirements for each other\'s citizens and canceling customs duties on traded goods, said Sudan\

November 30, 2000

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Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir said he is ready to give a share in power to former prime minister Sadeq al-Mahdi, leader of the opposition Umma Par

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A Sudanese military helicopter crashed on Wednesday near Jebel Awlia town, about 50 kilometer (30 miles) south of Khartoum, and caught fire but left n

November 29, 2000

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A new electricity ministry is the lynchpin of a plan by the Sudanese government efforts to deal with the country’s perennial electricity supply problem.

November 28, 2000

02:00 GMT

Eritrean troops and Sudanese rebels have gathered in large numbers on Eritrea's side of the border with Sudan, prompting Sudan's army to go on high al

November 27, 2000

02:00 GMT

Sudan's Constitutional Court will examine objections against the election watchdog for endorsing Omar Bashir and Jaafer Nimeiri as candidates in forth

November 23, 2000

02:00 GMT

Somalia's transitional president, Abdulkassim Salat Hassan, arrived in Khartoum Thursday morning to attend the eighth summit of the east African Inter

November 20, 2000

02:00 GMT

Former Sudanese president Jaafer Nimeiri will test his luck in elections for the highest office next month, the fourth challenger to incumbent Preside

November 19, 2000

02:00 GMT

Sudan threatens to take measures against the US if an official goes ahead with reported plans to visit rebel-held areas in southern Sudan without auth

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Five policemen were killed when 20 gunmen attacked a police camp in a remote area of western Sudan.

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Due in part to the completion of a major pipeline in July 1999, Sudanese crude oil production has risen rapidly over the past year and a half. Also, Sudan became an exporter of refined petroleum produ