Sudan

November 19, 2000

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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

November 17, 2000

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Sudanese President Omar Al Beshir has vowed that his government would conquer his country's rebels before undertaking any negotiations.

November 16, 2000

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The Chinese government has agreed to finance and build a 212 megawatt gas-fired power station outside Khartoum.

November 14, 2000

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An American missionary recounted Tuesday the bombing of some 300 people at a church in southern Sudan on November 5.

November 13, 2000

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Chinese and Arab oil firms have formed a joint venture to search for petroleum in southeast Sudan, a newspaper said here Sunday.

November 12, 2000

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Sudanese President Omar al-Beshir called Sunday for jihad (Muslim holy war) against Israel to liberate occupied Palestinian lands, in a speech to the

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The Sudanese government said Sunday it has asked non-governmental organizations (NGOs) to suspend humanitarian operations in Sudan's eastern Kassala s

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Chinese and Arab oil firms have formed a joint venture to search for petroleum in southeast Sudan.

November 11, 2000

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A rebel spokesman said that at least seven people died when a Sudanese military plane bombed the southern Sudanese town of Narus earlier this week.

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Sudan has accepted another five-month delay for a UN Security Council re-examination of sanctions that have been in force against the country since 19

November 10, 2000

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The UN High Commissioner for Refugees has pulled 62 staff out of the embattled town of Kassala in eastern Sudan, where government troops and rebels ha

November 9, 2000

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Another Sudanese political party said Thursday it will boycott presidential and parliamentary elections here next month, calling them a ploy to mainta

November 8, 2000

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Twenty-seven young Sudanese died of thirst while traveling on a desert road from the northern Sudanese town of Dongola to the town of Kufra in Libya.

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The Sudanese government will urge the UN Security Council to lift four years of international sanctions, despite the threat of a US veto.

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Opposition forces in Sudan on Wednesday captured the key eastern town of Kassala from government troops, but fighting was still raging at the airport