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Sisi’s remarks came during the inauguration of development projects in Menoufia governorate, referring to the recent diplomatic crisis between Egypt and Sudan (AFP/File)
January 15, 2018 - 15:12 GMT
Egypt President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Monday that Egypt does not fight its brothers, does not intervene in the affairs of other countries, and relies on a fixed policy aimed at building and reconstructing.
During the meeting, officials from Save the Dream discussed a number of potential sports projects and areas of mutual interest with the Sudanese delegation. (Photo: Gulf Times)
January 11, 2018 - 11:43 GMT
The Darfur Refugee Football Team visited the International Centre for Sport Security (ICSS) headquarter in Doha recently to meet with...
Tensions are rising between Egypt and Sudan, Pictured: Egyptian President Sisi (AFP/File)
January 05, 2018 - 12:42 GMT
The decision came following denials from the Egyptian Foreign Ministry of the authenticity of news being circulated from Sudanese media outlets that reported Egypt’s demand to exclude Sudan from the Grand Renaissance Ethiopian Dam [GERD] negotiations.
January 04, 2018 - 10:30 GMT
The Sudanese President extended the unilateral cessation of hostilities for three months, says a short statement released on the first hours of Thursday.
In 2007, roughly 3,500 Sudanese fled the conflict in the troubled Darfur region to CAR (AFP/File)
January 03, 2018 - 06:00 GMT
More than 400 Sudanese refugees have returned home from the Central African Republic (CAR) since Dec. 12, according to the UNHCR, the UN’s main refugee agency.
“Torture and prolonged, arbitrary detention are still routine practice in Sudan, used as a means to stifle dissent and dialogue” (AFP/File)
December 20, 2017 - 08:57 GMT
Human Rights Watch (HRW) voiced concern about the arbitrary detention of Sudanese activists and called on the government to try or to release them pointing to reports of alleged torture.
A Palestinian protester sets alight an America flag during clashes with Israeli troops at a protest against President Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. (ABBAS MOMANI / AFP)
December 08, 2017 - 08:40 GMT
Embassy in Khartoum will limit activities due to high risk of demonstrations against Trump's Jerusalem decision
South Sudan still owes neighboring Sudan $1.3 billion of the amount agreed upon in the 2012 oil deal. (AFP)
December 06, 2017 - 15:11 GMT
South Sudan still owes neighboring Sudan up to $1.3 billion in oil debt as part of a 2012 deal the two countries inked to end their disputes over oil.
Sudanese President Omer al-Bashir Thursday Castigated the U.S. policy in the Middle East region (AFP)
November 24, 2017 - 11:32 GMT
Sudanese President Omer al-Bashir Thursday Castigated the U.S. policy in the Middle East region and praised Russia for its support for his country on the international arena.
The number of displaced people has remained stable (AFP/File)
November 19, 2017 - 08:22 GMT
An international official said that the decline of clashes with the rebels groups and inter-communal violence did not help to create a conducive environment for the return of displaced people to their area of origin.
Qatar plans to develop the port to serve Sudan and its neighbors, Al Jazeera reported. (File photo)
November 16, 2017 - 14:52 GMT
Qatar plans to develop the port to serve Sudan and its neighbors, Al Jazeera reported.
Rebellion is punishable by death under Sudanese criminal laws (AFP/File)
November 12, 2017 - 14:40 GMT
Brig. Abdul Rahman Al-Ja’ali, a spokesman for the Rapid Support Forces (RSF), said that Abdullah Rizig, a commander of the Savana rebel group, was arrested late Saturday in North Darfur after clashes between rebels and government troops.
A state of emergency was imposed on a number of Sudanese states that have witnessed battles against the insurgency in the country (AFP/File)
November 07, 2017 - 08:31 GMT
Sudan’s President Omar Al-Bashir on Monday announced a state of emergency in the central state of Gezira, 100 kilometers from the capital Khartoum.
The two sides discussed establishing a buffer zone and deploying a joint border monitoring force supported by the United Nations.
October 31, 2017 - 14:02 GMT
Sudan and South Sudan have agreed to activate security arrangements and to open four crossing points, ahead of the visit of President Salva Kiir which will start on Wednesday.
Hundreds of displaced civilians gather to demonstrate against Kiir on Oct. 25, 2017 (AFP0
October 26, 2017 - 06:46 GMT
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley on Wednesday warned South Sudan's president the United States may no longer provide aid if violence continues in the country.
Omaima once tipped the scales at 110 kilograms (Photo: Gulf News)
October 25, 2017 - 17:05 GMT
45-year-old mum of two, who could barely walk for five minutes, now a contender for December’s ultra-trail