Sudan

November 6, 2000

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Two men were killed and three others seriously hurt in the explosion of a plant that produces gases for medical purposes southeast of the Sudanese cap

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Sudan’s Foreign Minister Mustafa Ismael played down Sunday significance of the US decision to prolong sanctions on the country for a year, and ban US

November 2, 2000

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The United Nations has agreed to monitor next month's legislative and presidential elections in Sudan.

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Eritrea is proposing that Sudan accept a transitional government as part of a six-point plan to end a 17-year civil war with its mainly Eritrea-based

November 1, 2000

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Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) said it was ready to enter a direct dialogue with the National Congress Party Leader Hassan Turabi.

October 31, 2000

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Sudan is forging ahead with plans to hold simultaneous legislative and presidential elections in December despite civil war and threats of a boycott b

October 30, 2000

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Eritrea's ambassador to Khartoum denied Monday that his government has concluded a secret deal with Sudan to expel the Sudanese opposition from Eritre

October 29, 2000

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Sudan has asked the United Nations, the Arab League and the Organization of African Unity (OAU) to monitor its presidential and legislative elections

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Sudanese Islamist opposition leader Hassan al-Turabi said his party will boycott the coming elections, saying they are both illegitimate and unconstit

October 28, 2000

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The Armed Forces General Command announced Sudanese troops recaptured the eastern border town of Hameshkorib after fierce battles in which rebels sust

October 27, 2000

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The Khartoum-based Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA) said Friday it has extended Kenya and Seychelles loans totaling some 20 millio

October 25, 2000

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The World Health Organization (WHO) and Sudanese authorities have taken measures to prevent the Ebola fever from spreading from Uganda to Sudan.

October 24, 2000

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A 12-year-old girl was killed and four other people were wounded in several grenade attacks earlier this month in a Sudanese city near the border with

October 23, 2000

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Sudan and Uganda are in contact to arrange the deployment of Egyptian and Libyan monitors to prevent border violations by opposition rebels.

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Sudan's main rebel movement assured visiting UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) Executive Director Carol Bellamy that it was committed to the demobilization