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July 16, 2018 - 12:23 GMT
Erdogan is reforming the political system of Turkey into a personalist regime. As his internal power grows, so too are his global ambitions.
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres (Shutterstock/File Photo)
July 10, 2018 - 07:53 GMT
The U.N.'s chief said on Monday the international community should exhaust all possible avenue for peace in South Sudan before imposing any major sanctions.
Flags of 22 members of the Arab League (Shutterstock/File Photo)
July 02, 2018 - 18:48 GMT
The Arab Parliament will send a request to the U.S. Congress to remove Sudan from the US list of state sponsors of terrorism, its speaker Mishaal bin Fahm al Salami announced on Sunday.
Setting Noura free (AFP)
July 02, 2018 - 12:14 GMT
The case of Noura Hussein, the 19-year old Sudanese woman who killed her husband after he had raped her, and was subsequently sentenced to death herself, drew a staggering international outcry. But now, the death penalty has been withdrawn, and Noura’s case has led to what looks like a significant legal milestone for rights of women in Sudan.
Hashtag: “طفل_سوداني_يتعرض_للعنصريه” “a Sudanese Child Being Subjected to Racism” became trending on Twitter. (File Photo/Shutterstock)
June 19, 2018 - 14:06 GMT
Public outrage in Lebanon after a Sudanese child was being denied admission to one of the local nurseries for his “dark skin”.
May 22, 2018 - 11:27 GMT
Diplomatic tensions have been rising between Egypt and Sudan lately because of the Egyptian Ramadan drama, “Abu Omar Al Masry”, as Sudan summoned the Egyptian ambassador in Khartoum on Saturday to protest the series.
Noura's case has become widely known in Sudan and Middle East.
May 21, 2018 - 10:47 GMT
Noura’s husband raped her for the first time with the help of his two brothers and male cousin. The next morning, he tried to rape her again, however, she managed to escape into the kitchen, grab a knife and stab him to death. As Noura went to her family to explain what happened, her father turned her in to the police and her family disowned her, according to Amnesty International.
Erik Prince (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
May 08, 2018 - 08:37 GMT
Meet the Mercenary Prince
Riyadh would sign economic and defence agreements with Sudan soon. (Shutterstock)
May 07, 2018 - 11:00 GMT
The Saudi Ambassador to Khartoum Ali Hassan Ja’afar Sunday said his country would sign a number of defence and economic cooperation agreements with Sudan pledging more investments to raise trade exchange between the two countries.
The IMF, NATO and the U.N.—fading into the desert (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
April 26, 2018 - 12:00 GMT
We examine how the IMF, NATO and UN are failing to serve as functioning models of globalization and multilateralism.
South Sudan rebel leader Riek Machar (AFP/File Photo)
April 20, 2018 - 06:00 GMT
Fresh clashes erupted Thursday between South Sudanese army troops and rebels loyal to former Vice-President Riek Machar in country's north, said an army spokesman.
Sudanese Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour in flux, says the case of the unpaid diplomats is very serious (AFP/File Photo)
April 20, 2018 - 02:00 GMT
A cash shortfall has seen several Sudanese foreign diplomats go unpaid for months and they have been seeking to return home as a result, Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour said Wednesday.
Khartoum capital city of Sudan (AFP/File Photo)
April 19, 2018 - 16:15 GMT
Sudanese Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour said on Wednesday that his country had lodged a complaint to the United Nations, accusing Egypt of holding presidential elections that took place in March in a disputed region between the two countries.
Scene from the Qatari army in military exercises (AFP/File Photo)
April 19, 2018 - 07:44 GMT
Qatar took part in the month-long “Gulf Shield 1” military exercises, which wrapped up earlier this week in Saudi Arabia, the Qatari Defense Ministry announced Wednesday.
South Sudan President Salva Kiir may now have an even tougher battle with new  rebel leader General Paul Malong Awan (AFP/File Photo)
April 10, 2018 - 16:00 GMT
South Sudan's former army chief General Paul Malong Awan has launched a new rebel movement, he announced Monday.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry intends to debate GERD issue in the coming meeting with Sudanese and Ethiopian officials in Khartoum. (AFP/ File Photo)
April 06, 2018 - 02:00 GMT
Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry headed to Khartoum on Wednesday to attend the ninth meeting held to continue discussions over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) with Ethiopian and Sudanese officials.