Omdurman, Sudan Newswire

Omdurman, Sudan Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Omdurman, Sudan.

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  1. Journalists arrested over protest outside Sudanese parliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2018 | Sudan Tribune

    The security agents dispersed a protest by the journalists of Al-Akhbar newspaper in front of the National Assembly in Omdurman, before to arrest nine protesters. The newspaper organised the protest after the parliament officials systematically targeted its reporter Murtada Ahmed and prevented him from covering the sessions.

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  2. 11:45 Military planes smash into each other on the runway while trying to land in SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | AkiPress

    Video footage shows the Sudanese Air Force planes landing on the same runway, with one crashing into the other at speed. The Soviet-era Antonov aircraft had landed within seconds of each other when the accident occurred, an airport official said.

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  3. 8 injured after army planes collide at Sudan airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Iol.co.za

    A collision between two Sudanese army planes on the runway at Khartoum airport on Wednesday injured eight people, officials said. The Soviet-era Antonov aircraft had landed within seconds of each other when the accident occurred, an airport official said.

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  4. Sudan:Two Pilots Die in Military Helicopter CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 23 | AllAfrica.com

    Army spokesman Brig. Gen. Ahmed Khalifa El Shami explained in a press statement on Friday that pilots Khalid Abdallah Abdelrahim and Jasim Ali Khojali died when their helicopter, that had taken-off from the Wadi Sayidna air base for a night training, crashed in the area of El Kodab north of Omdurman.

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  5. 'There was music on every corner of every street in Khartoum'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 23 | Al Jazeera

    To stroll through Omdurman, Sudan's old capital across the White Nile from Khartoum, during wedding season, is to walk through time. Large halls and open-air performance spaces, free to the public, offer a small window into the Sudan of old, when bands and orchestras kept sharply-dressed young people on their feet.

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  6. 2 pilots killed in Sudan military jet crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 22 | Trend

    A Sudanese military jet has crashed near the city of Omdurman, killing the two pilots on board, the army said, in the latest accident to hit its ageing fleet, AFP reported. The plane, which was on a training mission, crashed late on Thursday north of Omdurman, the twin city of the capital Khartoum on the west bank of the Nile.

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  7. .com | 2 pilots killed in Sudan military jet crash: armyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | News24

    A Sudanese military jet has crashed near the city of Omdurman, killing the two pilots on board, the army said on Friday, in the latest accident to hit its ageing fleet. The plane, which was on a training mission, crashed late on Thursday north of Omdurman, the twin city of the capital Khartoum on the west bank of the Nile.

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  8. Sudan military plane crashes killing two crew : SAFRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2018 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudanese army Friday said two of its pilots were killed in a military training plane crash north of Khartoum, the second of its kind in few days. In a press release seen by Sudan Tribune on Friday, Sudan Armed Forces spokesperson Ahmed Khalifa al-Shami said: "a sudden technical failure caused the crash of a military training K8 helicopter at Al-Kudab area north of Omdurman after taking off from Wadi Sidna Air Base in a night training flight".

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  9. Football match provokes diplomatic crisis between Algeria, IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | Egypt Today

    ... tied for the first place in Group C, necessitating a playoff match in a neutral country. This took place in Omdurman, Sudan on November 18, with Algeria winning 1-0 and thus qualifying for the World Cup in South Africa in June 2010.

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  10. Sudanese security summons two female journalists, suspends columnistRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2018 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudan's National Intelligence and Security Services on Saturday has interrogated Chief-Editor of Baj News website Lina Yacoub for 12 hours. Yacoub was summoned to the NISS office in Khartoum at 4:00 pm on Saturday and allowed to leave at 4:00 am on Sunday.

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  11. South Sudan troubled history in the backdrop of the ongoing peace processRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2018 | Sudan Tribune

    The role of history in politics and everyday life including medicine, tells us how problems start and why they continuously repeat themselves if not attended to correctly, especially in South Sudan. Following are the reasons why history gets either messy or right all over the world because of four points as stated below: a Problem is not always the absence of peace since conflicts do usually occur; it is what causes its absence to resolve based on well-established mechanisms, should there be any hope for a more peaceful and sustainable solution.

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  12. Darfur group says another POW died after denial of medical treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2018 | Sudan Tribune

    The rebel Sudan Liberation Movement Transitional-Council Wednesday announced the death of one of its jailed fighters in prison, accusing the Sudanese authorities of refusing him medical care. Two Sudanese members of a Darfur rebel group attend their trial session in the city of Omdurman, Sudan Aug. 20, 2008 "Yacoub Mohamed Hassan Deldoum died on Wednesday, the fifth of September 2018 as a result of the denial of treatment and health services by the Sudanese security services," said the SLM-TC spokesperson Nour al-Din Koki in a statement to Sudan Tribune.

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  13. Hector The HeroRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2018 | The Session

    M: 3/4 L: 1/8 K: Dmaj X: 3 T: Hector The Hero R: waltz M: 3/4 L: 1/8 K:Dmaj DE This is from the Johnny Cunningham performance on the CD " Celtic Fiddle Festival - Encore", Track 3 with Kevin Burke and Christian LaMaitre. One of my all time favorite airs.

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  14. On this day in historyRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2018 | The Inyo Register

    1864 - American Civil War: Union forces enter Atlanta, a day after the Confederate defenders flee the city, ending the Atlanta Campaign. 1867 - Mutsuhito, Emperor Meiji of Japan, marries Masako Ichijo.

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  15. Sudanese security confiscates 3 newspapers, bans TV showRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2018 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudan's National Intelligence and Security Services on Friday seized copies of Al-Jareeda, Al-Saiha and Al-Ray Al-Aam newspapers from printing house and banned a TV show without giving a reason. On a Facebook post on Friday, the editorial team of Al-Jareeda said it decided to suspend publishing on Saturday and Sunday in protest against the NISS "systematic attack" on the newspaper.

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  16. Outgunned US Army Isn't Prepared For War With RussiaRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2018 | The New York Observer

    Ever since our lopsided victory in the Gulf War in early 1991, the U.S. military has been venerated by many Americans as an unbeatable force. How rapidly our combined air-ground offensive crushed Saddam's large yet ponderous army gave the Pentagon an aura of invincibility.

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  17. Sudan, music capital: Album recalls former rhythm beaconRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2018 | Art Daily

    In this file photo taken on August 15, 2015 A member of Sudan's Nuba community dances during the Nuba Mountains Cultural Heritage Festival, marking the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples in Omdurman. Traveling Africa in search of its music, Vik Sohonie became struck by a common influence -- Sudan, whose songs still hold power over a generation in much of the continent.

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  18. Sudan's NCP denies nominating al-Bashir for re-election in 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2018 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudan's ruling National Congress Party said it hasn't yet named President Omer al-Bashir as the party candidate for the 2020 presidential elections. Al-Bashir's term ends in 2020 and he couldn't run for office again according to the constitution.

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  19. Darfur group says 4 POWs died in government prisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2018 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudan Liberation Movement-Transitional Council on Sunday said four of its fighters captured by government forces have died in prison as a result of medical negligence and continued torture. In a press release seen by Sudan Tribune on Sunday, SLM-TC spokesperson, Nurraldine Kouki, said 11 captives from the movement are facing a tragic situation at Al-Huda Prison in Khartoum's twin city of Omdurman.

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  20. Sudan's prosecutor appeals to reinstate death sentence against Noura HusseinRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2018 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudanese prosecutor submitted an appeal against a five-year sentence and a fine and requested the constitutional court to reinstate a death penalty for Noura Hussein a 19-year old girl murdered her husband after a forced marriage. Last May, a court had sentenced Hussein to death by hanging, as she had been convicted for the premeditated murder of her husband, Abdel Rahman Mohamed Hammad.

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