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  1. SPLM-N claims repulsing fresh government attack in the Blue NileRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The rebel Sudan People's Liberation Movement/North said the government army failed in its eights attack during this year to control the strategic area of Jebel Kolgo, 30 kilometres south west of the Blue Nile state capital of Ed-Damazin. SPLA-N fighters stand in front of a grenade launcher captured from Sudan's Armed Forces near Gos village in the rebel-held territory of the Nuba Mountains in South Kordofan on 1 May 2012 SPLM-N official spokesperson, Arnu Ngutulu Lodi, said in a statement on Wednesday that SPLM-N forces repulsed a government attack against Gumog in the Ingessana Hills in the Blue Nile state.

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  2. Egyptian president calls for promoting agricultural cooperation with SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Egyptian president Abdel-Fatah al-Sisi has called for transforming the Arab Food Security Initiative to a concrete reality through cooperation between Sudan and Egypt in the domains of agriculture and animal wealth. Egypt's Army Chief General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi attends a meeting with Egypt's interim President Adly Mansour, Russia's Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu and Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov at El-Thadiya presidential palace in Cairo, November 14, 2013 Al-Sisi met on Sunday with the Sudanese minister of agriculture Ibrahim al-Dikhairi and the governor of the Blue Nile state Hussein Abu Sirwal on the sidelines of the general assembly of the Sudanese-Egyptian Agricultural Integration Company .

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  3. SPLM-N rebels repulse fresh government attack in Blue Nile: spokespersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The rebel Sudan People's Liberation Movement/North said its fighters repulsed a fourth government attack against the strategic area of Jebel Kolgo in the Blue Nile state. A photo supplied by SPLM-N reportedly showing vehicles seized from the Sudanese army in Blue Nile state's Mafo in February 2013 On 22 May, the SPLM said its forces managed to repulse an attack by the Sudanese army against Jebel Kolgo area, 45 kilometres south west of the Blue Nile state capital of Ed-Damazin following two failed attacks on 11 May and 23 April.

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  4. Blue Nile State: Under FireRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Before Al Gareeda newspaper was indefinitely suspended by the National Intelligence and Security Services , as part of a mass censorship of Khartoum newspapers, the newspaper had been the first to break the news about the torching of villages and forcible relocation of thousands of villagers in Blue Nile state. Al Gareeda reported on fires that consumed the villages of Maganza, Midyam and Bagis in the Bau locality.

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  5. UN voices concern over reports of large-scale displacement in Blue NileRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    UN's resident coordinator in Sudan, Geert Cappelaere, said "very concerned" by reports about significant displacement of civilians in Blue Nile state where the government forces carry out a military campaign on the positions of the rebel Sudan People's Liberation Movement North . Refugees from Blue Nile state arrive at the Yusuf Batil refugee camp in South Sudan's Upper Nile state on 22 June 2012.

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  6. SPLM-N says it repulsed government attack in Blue NileRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The rebel Sudan People's Liberation Movement/North said it repulsed a government attack on Thursday in Kalgo area, 45 km west of the Blue Nile state capital, Ed Damazin. Earlier this month, SPLM-N said it repulsed an attack carried out by the Sudanese army backed by 18 military vehicles against the town of Kalgo in Bau in county.

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  7. SPLM-N fighters kill 18 government soldiers in Blue Nile : rebel spokespersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The rebel Sudan People's Liberation Movement claimed that rebel fighters 18 government troops when they clashed with the assailing force in area Kulgu, Blue Nile state on Thursday. SPLM-N photo showing vehicles they claim to have seized from the Sudanese army in Mafo in Blue Nile state.

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  8. Claims of fresh clashes between gov't forces, SPLM-N rebels in Sudan's Two AreasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The rebel Sudan's People's Liberation Movement-North said it clashed with Sudanese government troops along various fronts in South Kordofan and Blue Nile states over the past week. SPLA-N fighters stand in front of a grenade launcher captured from Sudan's Armed Forces near Gos village in the rebel-held territory of the Nuba Mountains in South Kordofan on 1 May 2012 In a statement extended to Sudan Tribune , the SPLM-N's official spokesperson, Arnu Ngutulu Lodi, claimed they destroyed a military camp for the Sudan Armed Forces in Al-Dabkar adding the attack resulted in the death of four soldiers.

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  9. Sudan rebels say they attacked Blue Nile army garrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Sudanese rebels said on Sunday they had launched a "lightning" assault on a government garrison in the conflict-hit Blue Nile region, with the army saying the attack was repulsed. Sudan People's Liberation Army-North forces "carried out a lightning attack on Al-Gabanit garrison" on Saturday some 45 kilometres southwest of Blue Nile state capital Ed Damazin, spokesman Arnu Lodi said.

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  10. US diplomat calls for political freedoms in SudanRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The visiting United States deputy assistant secretary of state for democracy and human rights, said he appealed the Sudanese government officials to release political detainees, to stop confiscation of news papers and restriction on freedom of expression. Steven Feldstein was speaking to the media in a press conference held in Khartoum at the end of his five-day visit to the Sudanese capital Khartoum and Blue Nile state.

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  11. Sudan urges international pressure for humanitarian access in rebel areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudanese foreign ministry Thursday accused the Sudan People's Liberation Movement - North of killing three aid workers in Blue Nile State and urged international pressure to allow humanitarian access to the rebel held area. Sudanese refugees wait to board a truck heading to Batil refugee camp in South Sudan's Upper Nile state on 15 July 2012 Unidentified armed men ambushed a team of the Sudanese Red Crescent Society heading to the Blue Nile state capital Ed Damazin on 8 February killing three and seriously injured another.

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  12. SPLM-N rebels claims to kill four gov't soldiers in Blue NileRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The rebel Sudan People's Liberation Movement/North claimed that four government soldiers were killed in an ambush on the road linking Kurmuk to the capital of Blue Nile state, Ed-Damazin on Monday. SPLA-N fighters stand in front of a grenade launcher captured from Sudan's Armed Forces near Gos village in the rebel-held territory of the Nuba Mountains in South Kordofan on 1 May 2012 SPLM-N spokesperson, Arnu Ngutulu Lodi, said their forces inflicted another defeated against government forces active in the Blue Nile state within the Decisive Summer campaign which was launched by the government several months ago.

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