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

    Wednesday Jun 3 | 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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  2. Sudanese medical students run off to join ISIS in Syria including...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | 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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  3. Sudanese security releases religious preacher and ISIS supporterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | 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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  4. Leaked Saudi Document: Iran Shipped Centrifuges to SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | 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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  5. Sudan agreed to Iran request for establishing military base 'at the ...Read the original story

    Saturday Jun 20 | 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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  6. Ethiopia targets Mombasa, Berbera and Sudan Ports in addition to DjiboutiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | 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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  7. Sudan agreed to Iran request for establishing military base 'at the right time': cableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | 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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  8. Egyptian president urged to secure release of fishermen apprehended in SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | 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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  9. ISIS cell busted in Sudan's Red Sea state: sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. US coastal guard delegation expresses willingness to assist Sudan in port securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The head of the visiting US Coast Guard delegation said that his country is prepared to help Sudan strengthen security measures in Port Sudan. Sudanese officials said that the delegation which arrived two days was to hold discussions on several common issues pertaining to the implementation of the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code.

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  15. Sudan, UNHCR & IOM sign on new strategy to combat human traffickingRead the original story

    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 May 26, 2015 - A food shipment from the United States Agency for International Development arrived in Port Sudan on Tuesday for distribution among the needy population in various parts of the country.

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  16. U.S. Contribution Helps Conflict-Affected And Vulnerable People In...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | AlertNet

    PORT SUDAN The United Nations World Food Programme today welcomed a new food contribution from the United States Agency for International Development that is enough to feed 1.8 people for three months. Today the U.S. vessel Liberty Grace docked in Port Sudan carrying 47,500 metric tons of sorghum, a household food staple in Sudan.

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  17. US coast guard delegation arrives in Port SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    A team from the United States Coast Guard has arrived Monday in Sudan's coastal city of Port Sudan within the framework of cooperation between the two sides. Last week, the director general of Sudan's Sea Ports Corporation , Jalal al-Din Mohamed Shulia, said that a high-level delegation from the US Coast Guard will arrive in Port Sudan to continue discussions on several common issues pertaining to the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code.

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  18. US food shipment arrives in SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    A food shipment from the United States Agency for International Development arrived in Port Sudan on Tuesday for distribution among the needy population in various parts of the country. US charge d'affaires in Sudan Jerry Lanier shaking hands with World Food Programme official Margot VanderVelden in Port Sudan May 26, 2015 The United Nations World Food Programme received the US contribution of 47,500 tons of sorghum that will be delivered to people mainly in Darfur and eastern Sudan.

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  19. .com | US sends huge food aid shipment to SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | News24

    Nearly 50 000 tons of US food aid bound for areas of Sudan affected by conflict arrived in the country on Tuesday, the UN World Food Programme said. "The US vessel Liberty Grace docked in Port Sudan carrying 47 500 tons of sorghum, a household food staple in Sudan," the WFP said in a statement.

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  20. Ethiopia, Sudan sign to import oil via Port Sudan - Friday, 22 May 2015 06:05Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Walta Information Centre

    Ethiopia has signed a deal with Sudan to import oil products through the country's Red Sea outlet of Port Sudan. The executive director of the Ethiopian Petroleum Supplier Enterprise Haile Mariam signed the agreement with Sudan's investment minister Mustafa Osman Ismail in the Sudanese capital Khartoum late Wednesday.

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