Sudan

September 17, 2000

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A woman working as a domestic servant in the home of a Sudanese diplomat in London has gone into her hiding, claiming she was being kept as a slave, a

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The Sudanese People's National Congress Party says that security authorities have arrested 51 members of the party, established by Hassan al-Turabi, a

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Another chapter in the saga of the Sudanese oil sector looked like it may be drawing to an unfortunate close, when, speaking before a Lehman Brothers gathering in early September, Jim Buckee, the CEO

September 16, 2000

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By Mahmoud Al Abed  Sudan is receiving contradictory messages from the international community amidst its persistent efforts to reintroduce itself to

September 15, 2000

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The Sudanese authorities have arrested an unspecified number of people for inciting student demonstrations against the government in eastern and weste

September 14, 2000

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The Sudanese government has denied a claim by the rebel Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) that it had seized three towns in oil-rich Unity State i

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Sudan is resisting US plans for a reconciliation conference in an effort to end the nation's 17-year civil war.

September 13, 2000

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At least one student was killed and 14 others hurt during clashes with police in western Sudan amid suspicions they were fomented by a breakaway facti

September 11, 2000

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At least seven people have died of rabies in west Sudan since an outbreak in late May caused by rabid stray dogs.

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Secretary General of Sudan's Popular National Conference Party, Hasan Turabi arrives in Doha to hold a meeting with head of al-Umma Party, Sadeq Mahdi

September 9, 2000

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The governor of Sudan's Khartoum state vowed Saturday to defy a court order suspending his decision to bar women from working as gas station attendant

September 5, 2000

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Sudan has banned women from taking jobs as waitresses or gas station attendants, arguing that it is "un-Islamic."

September 1, 2000

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The Sudanese government has lifted on Thursday the censorship imposed on newspapers.

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Former Sudanese president Jaafer Numeiri said he was withdrawing his nomination form the presidential elections that will take place in coming October

August 30, 2000

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The governments of Ethiopia and Sudan have signed an agreement with the UN refugee agency for the repatriation of tens of thousands of Ethiopians curr