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  1. Abu Garda calls to vote in favour of Darfur's five statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Liberation and Justice Party voiced Sunday its support for the maintain of five states in Darfur rejecting calls to for a single region in western Sudan. Next April, the residents of Darfur region are called to determine the administrative status of the region as they have to vote the retention of the status quo of States system or the reestablishment of one region.

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  2. Former South Sudan newspaper chief editor joins SPLM-IORead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    A former South Sudanese outspoken newspaper chief editor has officially declared joining the armed opposition faction of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement under the leadership of former Vice-President, Riek Machar. South Sudanese journalist and editor, Nhial Bol , reads a copy of the Juba Monitor, with a heading referring to the killing of journalist Peter Moi of The New Nation newspaper, on August 21, 2015 Nhial Bol Akeen, former chief editor of The Citizen newspaper told Sudan Tribune on Saturday that he was not officially joining the SPLM-IO as a new member, claiming that he was actually working from within for the SPLM-IO.

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  3. Sudan appeals for US and Germany to pressure rebels to engage in "serious talks"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudan's foreign minister Ibrahim Ghandour Sunday has asked the United States Institute of Peace to put pressure on the rebel groups in order to join the peace process. International and regional mediators have been brokering different process to end Darfur conflict since 2003 and the conflict in South Kordofan and Blue Nile states since 2011.

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  4. South Sudanese government says will pay Sudan unpaid arrears in kindRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudanese government said Sunday it has reached an understanding with the government of neighbouring Sudan to pay in kind as a payment for unpaid arrears which accumulated from oil transport deal between the two nations. A worker at the power plant of an oil processing facility in South Sudan's Unity state on 22 April 2012 South Sudanese minister of petroleum, Stephen Dhieu Dau, told Sudan Tribune on Sunday that his government had agreed with the government of Sudan to settle unpaid arrears by giving oil instead of cash.

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  5. S. Sudan official dismisses alleged scam at foreign affairs ministryRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Liberation and Justice Party voiced Sunday its support for the maintain of five states in Darfur rejecting calls to for a single region in western Sudan. Bahr Idriss Abu Garda Next April, the February 7, 2016 - Sudan's foreign minister Ibrahim Ghandour Sunday has asked the United States Institute of Peace to put pressure on the rebel groups in order to join the peace process.

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  6. HMH - Hospitality Management Holdings Gears Up for ITB Berlin 2016Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | PR Log

    Feb. 7, 2016 - PRLog -- Top sales executives from HMH - Hospitality Management Holdings will be present at ITB Berlin from 9 to 13 March, 2016 to promote the various hotels under the group. ITB Berlin is celebrating this year its 50th anniversary and has established itself as the world's leading travel trade show.

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  7. UN chief urges AU to address S.Sudan crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

    The UN secretary-general is urging African Union states to address South Sudan's failure to meet a deadline to establish a transitional government of national unity. Ban Ki-moon said through his spokesman that forming a transitional government is an "essential step" in implementing a peace deal between South Sudan's government and rebels.

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  8. South Sudan to hire 20,000 Zimbabwean teachers: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan's education minister, John Gai is in Zimbabwe to plans to hiring of hundreds of its teachers and nurses to work in the young nation. The Zimbabwean Chronicle newspaper reported recently that Juba intends to hire 20,000 Zimbabwean graduates to work at internationally-paid rates equivalent to those given to United Nations staff.

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  9. SLM-Minnawi denies clashes in southern LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudan Liberation Movement led by Minni Minnawi denied taking part in the recent clashes in the Libyan region of Kufra near the southern border with the Sudan. The Sudanese army and Libyan officials said over 30 Sudanese SLM fighters were killed during clashes on Thursday and Saturday in Kufra and accused the Darfurian rebel group of robberies and attacks on civilians in the region.

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  10. SRF-Agar calls for meeting of Sudan's main opposition groups, seeks new impetusRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudanese Revolutionary Front led by Malik Agar Saturday agreed on the need to re-energize activities of the Sudanese opposition forces inside the country and called to hold a meeting for the "Sudan Call" forces. The SRF Agar held a meeting in Paris with the participation of the Sudan people's Liberation Movement -North National Umma Party faction led by Naser al-Din al-Mahdi and the eastern Sudan opposition group, the United Popular Front for Liberation and Justice of Zeinab Kabashi on Saturday 6 February .

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  11. FIFA candidates Prince Ali, Infantino claim votes in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Greenwich Citizen

    ... African soccer leaders by endorsing rival candidates in the presidential election for Sepp Blatter 's successor. South Sudan pledged its vote for Gianni Infantino , the UEFA general secretary from Switzerland, and Liberia declared for former FIFA ...

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  12. Tripartite meetings on Ethiopian Dam to resume in Khartoum on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The tripartite meetings between Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia over the Grand Renaissance Dam that Addis Ababa is constructing along the Blue Nile would resume in Khartoum on Sunday. The four-day meeting would examine the joint technical proposal submitted by the two French consultancy firms that were assigned to probe effects of the dam on Sudan and Egypt.

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  13. South Sudan's displaced persons say culture can heal traumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Cultural aspect, although largely ignored in most South Sudanese communities, can still play a key roles in relieving pain, hence promote peace among the young and elderly people traumatised by the 21 months-long conflict. Nuer dancers celebrate Human Rights Day in Bor, the capital of South Sudan's Jonglei state, on 11 December 2013 Mador Deng, a displaced man at a United Nations camp, said most people need counseling through cultural activities or centres for training them.

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  14. Flight Ban: Sudan says was not officially notified of Libyan decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudan's foreign ministry said it hasn't received an official notification from Libya's internationally recognised government based in Tobruk regarding its decision to stop air flights with Sudan. Sudan is accused by the official government of supporting Libyan Islamists government based in Tripoli, as reports say Jihadist fighters from Sudan and other African countries are joining the Libyan chapter of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria or Daesh group.

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  15. Right groups ignoring crimes committed in S. Sudan: SPLM-IORead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... highly respected organisations are too reluctant to follow up and report the human rights violations going on in South Sudan especially in Yambio, Maridi and Mundri counties where government is bombarding civilians using world's banned weapons", ...

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  16. SPLM-IO denies detention of senior officers in GambellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Officials of the armed opposition faction of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement have denied allegations that a number of their senior officers have been kept in detention by the Ethiopian authorities. A statement released from the South Sudanese government Embassy in Washington on Saturday said that senior SPLA-IO officials were arrested per an order from the Ethiopian army chief of staff, General Samora Mitchel.

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  17. Aid groups warn new bill will hamper assistance in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | World Magazine

    Lawmakers in South Sudan have passed a new bill that could limit the efforts of aid workers in the war-torn country. The country's Parliament passed a highly regulative Non-Governmental Organizations bill on Feb. 2, but it needs the signature of South Sudan President Salva Kiir before it can become law.

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  18. Official: Starvation in South Sudan as peace process stallsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The head of an international group monitoring South Sudan's peace process said Tuesday that people are starving in the country's Western Equatoria state as the government and rebels delay forming a transitional government to end the country's civil war. A ceasefire monitoring team that recently visited Western Equatoria state found starving people in the Mundri area, which has been a hotspot of violence in recent months, said Festus Mogae, a former president of Botswana.

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  19. Infant recovering from gunshot wound in Duk health facility of Jonglei stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... my wife. The 12 men, all armed came forward and collected the cattle and they left," Ruei described the incident to Sudan Tribune in Duk on Friday. Immediately when he reached Poktap, Ruei took the little children to health facility, ran by JDF, ...

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  20. EU calls on South Sudan government to review NGOs billRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... and the Relief and Rehabilitation Commission bill in Parliament on 2 February," partly reads the statement extended to Sudan Tribune on Friday. "The Heads of Mission accept that regulation of the non-governmental sector can be a positive development ...

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