Sudan Travel Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Egypt dismisses allegations of supporting U.N. sanctions in SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | Egypt Today

    The statement came in response to Sudanese media reports on the position of an Egyptian diplomat, who allegedly supported the extension of the Darfur arms embargo during a U.N. Security Council meeting. The Sudanese government has called for an official response from the side of the Egyptian government, Sudanese newspapers reported.

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  2. Opportunities for freedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | New Jersey Jewish News

    Each Shabbat, as part of the Friday evening Kiddush, we recite the words, "zeher l'tzi'at Mitzrayim," "recalling the Exodus from Egypt." In other words, Shabbat is meant to remind us of the Exodus, of our liberation from slavery.

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  3. Egypt called on maintain UN sanctions on Sudan: Ghandour saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudan Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour has asked Cairo to explain the position of an Egyptian diplomat at the United Nations calling to maintain UN arms embargo on Darfur and other sanctions provided in UN resolution 1591 . Ghandour was referring to an informal consultations meeting held on 7 April for the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1591 concerning the Sudan.

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  4. UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on April 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Reuters

    Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 6 points higher on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.1 percent ahead of the cash market open. * HUNTING: Oilfield services company Hunting Plc said on Wednesday its revenue for the first quarter had been ahead of management's expectations due continued higher activity levels in the U.S. shale sector.

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  5. Sudan: SPLM-N Internal Strife, the Chance for RenewalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    The Sudanese government's chief negotiator in peace talks with the rebel Sudan People's Liberation Movement - North claims talks are set to resume later this month. Chief negotiator Ibrahim Mahmoud's recent statement may not be tenable, however, given current internal disagreements within the rebel movement.

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  6. Welcome to the age of Travel related bans.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | 4 Hoteliers

    Exclusive: Travel related bans as a political weapon are not new to the world, however during the last few years we see a worrisome usage to governments in different countries to sanction other countries using their tourism sectors. Unfortunately, some governments around the world are using 'safety & security concerns' as a tool to impose politically motivated travel sanctions and travel bans.

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  7. Japan Supports UN Humanitarian Air Service in SudanRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2017 | World News Report

    The United Nations World Food Programme today welcomed a generous contribution of US$1 million from Japan to the United Nations Humanitarian Air Service in Sudan, which is managed by WFP. WFP will use this contribution to continue to provide reliable and safe air services through UNHAS to the humanitarian community, enabling travel to remote and hard-to-reach locations across Darfur and in central and eastern Sudan.

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  8. Rocket fired at Israel amid warnings of attack on tourists in SinaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    A rocket fired from the Sinai peninsula landed in southern Israel on Monday, with tensions high in the area following two deadly church bombings in Egypt. The rocket landed in the Eskhol regional council, causing no injuries or damage, Israel's army said.

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  9. The Spice Of LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | The Jewish Press

    In his usual dynamic fashion, Charlie Harary in one of his lectures delivered a magical message that pinpointed the subtle and nuanced relationship we all have with God. Harary mentioned the Rashi regarding Yosef HaTzaddik which brings down that when Yosef was sold to the Yishmaelim traveling to Mitzrayim , the wagon contained pleasant-smelling spices.

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  10. Cultural argument for shisha a smoke screen, prof arguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | CBC News

    May Telmissany, a professor of Arabic studies at the University of Ottawa, said it's an exaggeration to say smoking shisha is an important practice in the Arab world. A professor of Arabic studies at the University of Ottawa isn't buying the argument that people should be allowed to smoke shisha in public places because it's an integral part of their culture.

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  11. Sudan: Chad Refugees in Darfur Reject Voluntary ReturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    Speaking to Radio Dabanga, the head of the Um Shalaya refugee camp in Azum reported that a delegation from the US embassy in Sudan visited the site on Friday. "The community leaders at the camp told the delegation in a meeting that the lack of security and development in the areas of their origin withhold them from returning home,"he said.

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  12. Passover 2017: a personal HaggadahRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    Helene Harpman of Oklahoma City leads a Torah Study class about a new Passover Haggadah. [PHoto by Carla Hinton, The Oklahoman] With Passover soon approaching, a group of men and women from the Oklahoma City metro Jewish faith community recently gathered to explore a new Haggadah whose author has Oklahoma ties.

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  13. S Africa denies breaking rules by not arresting Sudan's BashirRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | The Daily Star

    South Africa yesterday denied it had flouted international law by refusing in 2015 to arrest visiting Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir wanted by war crimes judges on charges of genocide in Darfur. At an unprecedented hearing at the International Criminal Court, Pretoria found itself fending off accusations that it had failed in its obligations to the very tribunal which it helped to found.

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  14. South Sudan: Juba Officials Miss Tuition Payment - Students Leave Zimbabwe CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    Twenty-nine South Sudanese students on a government-sponsored scholarship to study at Zimbabwe's Harare Institute of Technology were forced to leave school a week ago after Juba officials failed to raise hundreds of thousands of dollars for their tuition and fees over three semesters.. A letter from the Harare institute, seen by VOA South Sudan in Focus and addressed to South Sudan's Cultural and Educational Attache, said the school was owed $241,894.

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  15. Rwandan general appointed head of U.N peacekeeping missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    The United Nations Secretary General, AntA3nio Guterres, has appointed a Rwandan military officer as head of peacekeeping mission in South Sudan. UNMISS peacekeepers from Rwanda wait to escort members of the visiting U.N. Security Council on Friday, September 2, 2016 Lt.

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  16. Juba Officials Miss Tuition Payment; S. Sudan Students Leave Zimbabwe CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Voice of America

    Twenty-nine South Sudanese students on a government-sponsored scholarship to study at Zimbabwe's Harare Institute of Technology were forced to leave school a week ago after Juba officials failed to raise hundreds of thousands of dollars for their tuition and fees over three semesters.. A letter from the Harare institute, seen by VOA South Sudan in Focus and addressed to South Sudan's Cultural and Educational Attache, said the school was owed $241,894.

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  17. U.S. Embassy Supports Blood Donation Drive for Surgical CampaignRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2017 | World News Report

    The US Embassy in close cooperation with the Ministry of Health's National Transfusion Center of Juba hosted a Blood Drive on April 5, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. In total over 20 pints of blood was donated by staffers at the U. S. Embassy including the Ambassador. The purpose is to ensure an adequate amount of blood is available for the MRDC/Juba Teaching Hospital Surgical Campaign, April 7 through April 15. In that period, Dr. Melissa Barney, a Board Certified General Surgeon from Oregon, will be operating on S. Sudanese who need surgery but cannot afford the costs to do so.

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  18. S. Sudan official tells students in Zimbabwe to return homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan education top official told parents whose children are stranded in the embassy in Harare, Zimbabwe, to raise money to transport them to the country. The undersecretary in the ministry of higher education, Prof.

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  19. Teacher defied her health problems with her poemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    In spite of a number of health challenges, teacher Gina Sabto threw herself into her love of language and, especially, of poetry. Jeanette Sabto, popularly known as Gina, was born in Cairo on November 3, 1938 and apparently again on November 8. When she arrived in Australia in 1957, the immigration officials misread the 3 as an 8 and it was easier to have two birthdays than succeed in changing official federal records.

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  20. Ten things about new Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah you may not knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | GhanaWeb

    2. Kwesi Appiah has no role model as a coach but admires Arsenal's playing style. Kwesi Appiah admires the philosophy of coach Arsene Wenger despite not having the opportunity for practical experience with the Gunners.

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