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Showing off spoils of war, Sudan claims progress in Darfur
May 12, 2015 - Nyala (AFP) - Stacked with rockets and machineguns, dozens of trucks seized from rebels lined the main square of South Darfur's state capital. Proof, Khartoum says, that its forces dealt insurgents a knockout blow. Troops in camouflage...
Sudan’s security agency says forces ready for final showdown with rebels
December 11, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The director of the National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS), Mohamed Atta al-Mawla Abbas, underscored the readiness of the armed forces and the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) militias to crush rebellion in Darfur...
Opposition, rebel forces sign joint declaration for peace and democracy in Sudan
December 4, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) - Sudanese political and armed opposition forces on Wednesday signed the “Sudan Call” for the end of war, dismantlement of the one-party state, achievement of a comprehensive peace and democratic transition in...
Sudan refuses a second U.N. investigation in Tabit to check rape accusations
November 19, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The hybrid peacekeeping mission in Darfur (UNAMID) has reaffirmed its intention to conduct another investigation into recent claims of the mass rape of some 200 women by Sudanese military personnel in the village of...
Sudan’s Bashir orders army to launch decisive attack to end rebellion
October 29, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir has said that the Sudanese army (SAF) has won more than 40 battles in South Kordofan, Blue Nile and Darfur, recently ordering it to launch a decisive summer attack against rebels...
ICC calls on Saudi Arabia to arrest Sudanese president
October 4, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC) issued an order this week asking the Saudi Arabian authorities to execute arrest warrants for Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir who is currently performing...
US food shipment will help feed 4 million hungry people in Sudan: WFP
April 28, 2014 (PORT SUDAN) – A US ship loaded with enough food to help feed 4 million vulnerable Sudanese mainly from the troubled Darfur region arrived in Port Sudan on Sunday. The vessel’s cargo included 47,250 metric tonnes of sorghum...
Khartoum university suspends classes after death of student in clashes
March 12, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – One student was killed and several others injured when Sudanese authorities used tear gas and live ammunition to disperse a demonstration which took place at the University of Khartoum on Tuesday. students run during...
Sudan’s army, rebels claim victory after fighting in the Two Areas and Darfur
January 9, 2013 (KHARTOUM) - Sudanese vice-president Hassabo Abdelahman called on the rebels to join peace process as the army and insurgents claimed victory in clashes that took place in the Tow areas and South Darfur state. The Sudan Armed Forces (SAF...
Sudan launches military operations against rebels in multiple states
November 13, 2013 (KHARTOUM) - The Sudanese defense minister, Abdel-Rahim Mohamed Hussein, announced the beginning of military operations which aims to end rebellion in Darfur, South Kordofan, and Blue Nile. Hussein said that troops are heading towards...
Darfur, S. Kordofan rebels agree to overthrow Sudanese government, JEM rebuffs alliance
August 9, 2011 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM) in South Kordofan and two factions from the Sudan Liberation Movement (SLM) in Darfur sealed an alliance with the publicized goal of overthrowing the government of President...
Amro Musa to Attend Inauguration of Arab League Establishments in Darfur
Khartoum, Jan 16 (SUNA)- The Arab League Secretary General, Amro Musa, is expected to visit Sudan on February 12th within context of the joint mechanism between the Arab League and the government of Sudan , announced Arab League's envoy for Sudan...