Bahr Al Ghazal, Sudan Newswire

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  1. No date yet fixed for Sudan-South Sudan talks: JubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudanese government said Monday no date has been determined for a meeting of the Joint Political and Security Committee which is expected to take place in Juba this week. South Sudan's defence minister Kuol Manyang Juuk shakes hands with his Sudanese counterpart Mohamed Ahmed Ibn Ouf while AUHIP member Abdulsalam Abubakar applauds, after the signing of an agreement to operationalize the buffer zone between the two countries on 14 October 2015 .

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  2. South Sudan fears for her life after security beat her upRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    A South Sudanese woman says she fears that her life is in danger after the national security service assigned to the First Vice President Taban Deng Gai, beat her up without intervention. Aring, a woman beateb by the presidential guards of the FVP Taban Deng Gai on 26 June 2017 Tinna Aring Madut Ring said she was dragged out of her car on Sunday and was beaten up with in front of a large crowd of onlookers and under the watch of First Vice President Gai.

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  3. S. Sudan rebels say granted safe passage for UPDF soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudanese rebels allied to the country's former First Vice-President, Riek Machar say they provided safe passage for Uganda soldiers who returned from their mission in the Central African Republic via Kaya on South Sudan's border with Uganda. The deputy spokesperson for the armed opposition, Col.

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  4. Human rights were not the purpose of U.S. sanctions on Sudan: diplomatRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    U.S. ChargA d'Affaires to Khartoum, Steven Koutsis, has brushed aside calls to delay the removal of economic sanctions on Sudan next July before an improvement in the record of peace human rights and reforms. As the deadline for the possible lift of sanctions on Sudan is approaching, activists step up calls for the delay of sanctions pointing to the need explore a new roadmap for peace and human rights in Sudan before to decide on the definitive lift of sanctions on Sudan which is expected on 12 July.

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  5. Football can heal South Sudan: FA bossRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    The new president of South Sudan's Football Association Francis Amin believes the renowned sport to unite the war-torn East African nation. Amin was elected the new president of the South Sudan Football Association on 15 June, beating Lual Maluk Lual and Arop Joh Aguer to the vote.

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  6. South Sudanese refugees in Uganda call for urgent actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudanese refugees have condemned the lack of health care services and the continued shortage of food within the resettlement camps. Nearly a million refugees have arrived in Uganda since the crisis erupted in Juba in July 2016, leaving Uganda as the country putting up with the largest number of refugees in the continent.

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  7. Scientists collect fresh meteorites fallen in Sudan's White Nile StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudanese Ministry of Minerals, on Sunday, said they found fragments of meteorites which struck the earth this week in a remote area of the White Nile in the south of the country. The head of the geological team, dispatched by the General Authority for Geological Research , the technical arm of the Ministry of Mineral, Osman Abu Aqla, said the team collected some fragments of the meteor in Alabbasiya area of Kosti locality in the State of the White Nile.

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  8. S. Sudan rebels deny defection of troops in Magwi countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan armed opposition faction loyal to former First-Vice President, Riek Machar dismissed as "false" reports that many of their troops fled to the capital, Juba. South Sudan's former FVP Riek Machar, speaking to visitors at his residence in Khartoum, on 1 September 2016 In a statement, rebel's deputy spokesperson, Colonel Lam Paul said he was not aware if their soldiers followed Brig.

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  9. 30 killed in Eastern Lakes state inter-communal fightRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    At least 30 people have been killed in an inter-communal fight between in South Sudan's Eastern Lakes state. The clashes, an official said, took place between armed youth from the Atuot clan of Yirol center in Eastern Lakes state on Thursday evening.

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  10. National dialogue should pave way for negotiations: MacharRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan rebel leader, Riek Machar says he accepts the national dialogue committee's request to be consulted on the process, but says it must pave way for peace negotiations. South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar addresses a news conference in Uganda's capital Kampala January 26, 2016 The co-chair of the country's national dialogue, Abel Alier on Friday said he sent a written request to the South Sudanese rebel leader for further consultations on the country's national dialogue initiative.

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  11. South Sudan denounces murder of Kenyan bishopRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudanese government Sunday condemned the "barbaric" murder of a Kenyan priest killed with a machete in Munuki residential area of Juba, South Sudan last Friday. Police spokesman Brigadier Gen.

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  12. Sudan denies providing military support to Libya's Jihadist groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudanese government has denied involvement in the Libyan conflict saying it doesn't provide support to any of the warring parties. Ahmed Mismari, Spokesperson of the Libyan National Army led by the renegade General Khalifa Haftar on Thursday accused Sudan of colluding with Qatar and Iran in supporting terrorism in Libya.

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  13. Former S. Sudanese lawmaker forms new rebel movementRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    A South Sudanese lawmaker who resigned his parliamentary role last week in protest over insecurity has formed a new rebel movement, underscoring the new security challenges likely to be faced by the government as it addresses the problem. Abraham Majak Maliab, who resigned on 20 June, cited insecurity on highways connecting the capital, Juba to Bahr el Ghazal region.

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  14. Refugee solidarity summit in Uganda raises $358mRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    The pledge is part of the $2 billion aid raised to support 1.2 million refugees, 900,000 of who hail from neighbouring South Sudan. The United Nations Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, who was present at the summit, lauded the steps taken in support of refugees.

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  15. Museveni vows to not support any hostile acts against Sudan: ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    The Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni affirmed his country won't serve as launching pad for any hostile acts against Sudan, said Sudan's State Foreign Minister. Omar al-Bashir welcomes Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni at Khartoum Airport for talks during an official visit to Sudan September 15, 2015.

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  16. Sudan's PCP accuses the ruling party of aborting dialogue outcomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    The Popular Congress Party on Saturday has accused the ruling National Congress Party of aborting the outcome of the national dialogue conference regarding the parliamentary posts. On Friday, the National Assembly has concluded the first session naming heads of the parliamentary committees besides appointing a third deputy speaker from the NCP.

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  17. SPLA forces gain control of South Sudan's Kaya townRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudanese army Friday has gained control of Kaya town in Yei River state on the border with Uganda, confirming previous reports of clashes in the area between the government forces and the fighters of Sudan People's Liberation Movement in Opposition A high-ranking military officer who declined to be identified because he is not authorised to speak with the media told Sudan Tribune on Friday that their troops have finally entered Kaya after several months of on and off fighting with armed opposition forces. "We have just entered Kaya this afternoon.

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  18. Al-Bashir visits grave of Sudanese troops killed in YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudanese President Omer al-Bashir has praised sacrifices of the Sudanese troops in Yemen and Saudi Arabia, said the official news agency SUNA on Friday On Wednesday, 17 Sudanese troops who were killed in Yemen have been buried at Al-Baqi in Medina, Saudi Arabia According to SUNA , al-Bashir on Friday visited graves of "martyrs of duty and the homeland" who were killed in Yemen and buried in Saudi Arabia. He hailed the role of the Sudanese army in achieving security, stability and peace in Yemen, hailing the army, security services, police and the Rapid Support Forces for defending Sudan's stability and security.

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  19. Unknown gunmen abduct 16 people in South DarfurRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    A tribal militia on Thursday has kidnapped sixteen people at Kator area in the locality of East Jebel Marra, South Darfur state, said Native Administration chief on Friday. The traditional leader from the Fur tribe Mohamed Hassan Abakar told Sudan Tribune that camel herder militiamen have ambushed a Land Rover vehicle and abducted all 16 passengers onboard at Kator area, saying they have been taken to an unknown destination.

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  20. South Sudan legislator quits to protest security failureRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    A lawmaker in South Sudan's transitional national legislative assembly has tendered his resignation over the poor state of security, accusing government forces of killing and destroying properties of civilians they are mandated to protect and safeguard their safety. Abraham Majak Maliap, a Member of Parliament representing the Sudan People's Liberation Movement in Opposition led Taban Deng Gai said in a resignation letter that he would no longer continue to perform his parliamentary role at the Transitional Legislative Assembly to protest the violation of the peace agreement by the government.

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