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  1. Sudan: Minister - Sudan to Import Modern Trains From ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    The Vice-President of the Republic, HassaboMohammed Abdulrahman met, Sunday, at his office, at the Republican Palace, the Minister of Transport, Roads and Bridges, Engineer, Makawi Mohammed Al-Awad who said in press statement following the meeting that he briefed Hassabo on the performance in udan Rail Ways Corporation and the rehabilitation projects from Port Sudan to Sinnar. Engineer, Makawi said the current year will witnesssigning of contract of Al-Neil and Al-Sharg trains asstarting for the expansion in the rail way lines after the success of the experiment in the pat two years.

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  2. Sudanese government says increase in price of electricity "unavoidable"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudan's minister of water resources and electricity, Muataz Musa, has stressed that increase in the price of electricity is inevitable. Sudan has a 40% electricity shortage and as of late the capital Khartoum has been plagued with power outages which have also exacerbated water cuts.

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  3. Trial of Egyptian fishermen detained in Sudan set for WednesdayRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The trial of 101 Egyptian fishermen being detained in Sudan since April will be held on Wednesday, said the Sudanese authorities. Earlier in April, 108 Egyptian fishermen who were bound to Eritrea aboard three ships but were arrested near the port city of Port Sudan over the allegation of encroaching into Sudanese waters.

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  4. Ethiopian trade strategies target Mombasa, Berbera and Sudan Ports to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Walta Information Centre

    As part of a new national strategy, Ethiopia will begin using ports in Kenya, Somaliland and Sudan in order to increase trade volume. This strategy will decrease Ethiopia's current policy of relying solely on the Port of Djibouti.

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  5. Sudan's NCP accuses unnamed parties of recruiting students to join ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudan's ruling National Congress Party has accused unnamed bodies of seeking to drag Sudan into terrorism circles by recruiting the students to join the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria . NCP political relations official, Hamid Mumtaz, described ISIS as an "abnormal phenomenon", saying it would affect international peace and stability.

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  6. Sudan's constitutional court orders reopening of Port Sudan's victims caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudan's constitutional court has revoked a decision of the public prosecution which prevented families of the victims killed in a demonstration in Port Sudan ten years ago from filing charges under a legal rule known as the statute of limitations. On 29 January 2005, more than 20 demonstrators were killed, and at least 400 injured, among them women and children, during a peaceful protest, calling upon the government to allocate more resources to the marginalised eastern Sudan region.

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  7. Sudanese authorities return three students who sought to join ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudanese authorities in the early hours of Wednesday have returned three of the college students who secretly flown to Turkey to join the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria . Twelve Sudanese college students have secretly left the country for Turkey last Friday to join ISIS.

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  8. IMF says Sudanese economy could face fiscal gap on oil price falloutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The International Monetary Fund warned that the Sudanese economy could be adversely impacted by the drop in worldwide oil prices and that inflation rate could surge upwards because of excess liquidity. "Remarkable progress has been made toward restoring macroeconomic stability and strengthening economic growth following the shock of South Sudan's secession.

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  9. Sudanese medical students run off to join ISIS in Syria including...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Twelve Sudanese college students have secretly flown to Turkey to join the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria , according to local press reports. ISIS presence in Sudan has made the headlines last March after British media outlets confirmed that nine medical students from Sudanese origins entered Syria via Turkey to work in hospitals under the control of ISIS.

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  10. Sudanese security releases religious preacher and ISIS supporterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudan's National Intelligence and Security Services released Thursday the general coordinator of the far-right One Nation Movement group and the openly supporter of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria , Mohamed Ali al-Gizouli. In a statement issued following his release, he said that his "ideas and stances didn't change", stressing he has not been interrogated by the US Central Intelligence Agency , as it had been rumoured.

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  11. Leaked Saudi Document: Iran Shipped Centrifuges to SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    A top secret Saudi memo contends that Iran shipped nuclear equipment to Sudan, in a shocking leak that comes ahead of a June 30 deadline for Iran nuclear talks with world powers. The revelation was part of a huge trove of documents published on the Wikileaks web site.

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  12. Sudan agreed to Iran request for establishing military base 'at the ...Read the original story

    Jun 20, 2015 | GretaWire

    The Sudanese government agreed in principle to establish an Iranian military base, according to a cable released by Wikileaks today. An Iranian navy special forces known as Takavaran wearing a similar uniform worn by the US military and holding an Israeli made Uzi sub-machine gun stands guard at the Iranian Corvette Admiral Naghdi as it docks in the Red Sea Sudanese town of Port Sudan on October 31, 2012 A cable classified as 'Secret' with the letterhead 'Saudi Arabia - Directorate of General Intelligence' discussed information they received on a request to this effect by the Iranian government.

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  13. Ethiopia targets Mombasa, Berbera and Sudan Ports in addition to DjiboutiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Walta Information Centre

    Ethiopia will begin using ports in Kenya, Somaliland and Sudan in order to increase trade volume in addition to Port Djibouti. In a move supported by the United Nations Development Programme , Ethiopia will begin using Mombasa Port in Kenya, Berbera Port in Somaliland, and Port Sudan in Sudan in addition to utilizing Djibouti port.

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  14. Sudan agreed to Iran request for establishing military base 'at the right time': cableRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudanese government agreed in principle to establish an Iranian military base, according to a cable released by Wikileaks today. An Iranian navy special forces known as Takavaran wearing a similar uniform worn by the US military and holding an Israeli made Uzi sub-machine gun stands guard at the Iranian Corvette Admiral Naghdi as it docks in the Red Sea Sudanese town of Port Sudan on October 31, 2012 A cable classified as 'Secret' with the letterhead 'Saudi Arabia - Directorate of General Intelligence' discussed information they received on a request to this effect by the Iranian government.

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  15. Egyptian president urged to secure release of fishermen apprehended in SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Suez and Red Sea Fishermen Association on Friday has asked president Abdel-Fatah al-Sisi to interfere to secure the release of 101 Egyptian fisherman detained by the Sudanese authorities since April. Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir farewells Egyptian president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi as he departs Khartoum on 27 June 2014 Earlier in April, 108 Egyptian fishermen who were bound to Eritrea aboard three ships but were arrested near the port city of Port Sudan over the allegation of encroaching into Sudanese waters.

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  16. ISIS cell busted in Sudan's Red Sea state: sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Three Middle Eastern men and an Eritrean were arrested by Sudanese authorities on Wednesday night in Port Sudan who described them as being an Islamic State cell, sources told Sudan Tribune . The same sources pointed out that authorities seized explosives that were in possession of the cell adding that its members were swiftly and secretly transferred to Khartoum.

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  17. UNAMID Withdrawal: Darfur "Janjaweed" sharpening their knifesRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The "Janjaweed" are coming. The blood thirsty carnivorous predator militias that created genocidal havoc in Darfur are making in again as the UNAMID busy talking withdrawal.

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  18. UNAMID clears itself of responsibility for S. Darfur carjackingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The hybrid peacekeeping mission in Darfur cleared itself of any responsibility for the attack on its convoy by an armed gang on Tuesday 2 June saying the local contractor didn't notify them its departure to escort UNAMID Contingent-Owned Equipment . UNAMID peacekeepers provide protection to WFP trucks during a 100km road trip from El Fasher to Shangil Tobaya in North Darfur , The Sudanese government militia, Rapid Support Forces Wednesday said they recovered eight vehicles stolen from the UNAMID by unidentified gunmen.

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  19. President Bashir's swearing- in ceremonyRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Today 2 June 2015, President Omar al Bashir has started a new term of office. The swearing-in ceremony took place in the presence of tens of Heads of State or their representatives.

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  20. INTERVIEW: Sudan's alliance shift from Iran a 'diplomatic victory' for Saudi ArabiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The rapid and surprising shift in Sudan's regional alliance from the Iranian axis to the Gulf one led by Saudi Arabia came at a surprise to observers, given Khartoum's insistence over the years that its relationship with Tehran is a normal one that is not directed against any country. Sudan has been unable to persuade the Gulf states with this argument, particularly Saudi Arabia, which has seen its relations with Khartoum severely strained during the reign of late King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz who avoided meeting president Omer Hassan al-Bashir since 2012 until his death earlier this year, despite Bashir's repeated visits to the Kingdom.

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