Sudan

October 9, 2000

03:00 GMT

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

03:00 GMT

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

03:00 GMT

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

03:00 GMT

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

03:00 GMT

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

03:00 GMT

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

September 24, 2000

03:00 GMT

The Sudanese government is moving toward opening its state-run electrical power industry to private investors, including those from abroad, newspapers reported Thursday.

September 23, 2000

03:00 GMT

Sudan says it will continue its fight for a seat on the UN Security Council despite strong opposition from the United States.

03:00 GMT

A Sudanese journalist claimed he escaped a deliberate murder attempt. He escaped after being hit as he was leaving the offices of the National Press C

September 22, 2000

03:00 GMT

The Sudanese government has declared a two-week ceasefire in all parts of southern Sudan to coincide with peace talks with southern rebels.

September 21, 2000

03:00 GMT

The Sudanese government is moving toward opening its state-run electrical power industry to private investors, including those from abroad.

September 20, 2000

03:00 GMT

Sudan's government and rebels fighting for the self-determination of the southern region will resume peace talks on Thursday in Kenya.