Sudan

October 22, 2000

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Malaysia's national oil firm Petronas said Wednesday that one of its subsidiaries has been retained as management consultant for the second phase of an oil project in Sudan.

October 21, 2000

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Six hundred Sudanese have volunteered to fight with the Palestinians for the "liberation" of Jerusalem and other occupied lands, according to a newspa

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The UN Children's Fund executive director Carol Bellamy helped launch a nationwide campaign Saturday to immunize 5.3 million Sudanese children against

October 20, 2000

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Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have recently imposed an embargo on Sudan's cattle and meat exporters because of reported deaths from the Rift Valley Fever epidemic. Livestock exports repres

October 15, 2000

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The Sudanese foreign ministry has carried out intensive preparations for a campaign to lift security council sanctions imposed on Sudan since 1996.

October 11, 2000

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A non-governmental Sudanese organisation said Wednesday it will send two planes carrying food and medicine to sanctions-hit without seeking UN authori

October 9, 2000

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Four Sudanese policemen were shot and wounded in Khartoum during an anti-government riot staged by university students who support a dissident Islamis

October 5, 2000

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Sudanese and Eritrean leaders held a first round of official talks in which they pledged cooperation in political, security, economic and cultural dom

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Sudanese and Eritrean leaders held a first round of official talks Wednesday night in which they pleged cooperation in political, security, economic and cultural domains.

September 29, 2000

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Libya and Egypt will renew efforts to help Sudan and Uganda improve their troubled relations, with all four countries represented next week at a techn

September 28, 2000

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Police broke up demonstrations in central Sudan by high school and university protesting the imposition of new school fees and shortages in teachers.

September 27, 2000

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Sudan and Uganda have made fresh pledges to improve ties through stopping support of each other's rebels and exchanging diplomats.

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Five women and their five children, abducted by Uganda's Lord's Resistace Army (LRA) rebels and taken to Sudan, flew back to Uganda from Khartoum.

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The Sudanese government says it has closed its border with Kenya and taken other steps to prevent Sudanese livestock from being infected by a disease

September 26, 2000

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Sudanese opposition leader Mohammed Osman al-Mirghani is due to meet Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir in Asmara later Tuesday to explore ways to end