Sudan Newswire

Sudan Newswire

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  1. Open letter to UN secretary-generalRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    To the military parade in Beijing on September 3rd you have been invited as an official guest along with other dignitaries including Omar al-Bashir of Sudan. As the survivors of the Genocide perpetrated by Bashir in Sudan, we at the Justice and Equality Movement Sudan openly call on you not to share a public stage with a murderer.

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  2. S. Sudanese MPs decry descrepancies in ministry's spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... laws requiring the finance ministry to operate within approved budgets. The 2015/2016 fiscal year budget for South Sudan started on 01 July. This year's budget is due for its third and fourth reading this week. It however remains unclear if the new ...

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  3. Government and opposition continue to trade accusations over ceasefire violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The newly appointed caretaker governor of the oil-rich Upper Nile state, Chol Thon, has announced readiness of his administration to support president Salva Kiir in the implementation of the peace agreement he signed with former vice president, Riek Machar, the leader of the armed opposition faction of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement .

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  4. Machar accuses Juba regime of "slaughtering" political prisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan's armed opposition leader, Riek Machar has accused President Salva Kiir's government of allegedly "slaughtering hundreds of political prisoners" in the country. Riek Machar answers questions during a press conference in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa on July 9, 2014 Speaking at a press conference held in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa Monday, Machar alleged that the South Sudanese government killed nearly 600 political prisoners on 25 August, the day before president Kiir signed the final peace deal to end the conflict.

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  5. Security committees in South Darfur develop measures to stop tribal clashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... danger posed by conflict between the two tribes. The commissioner of Tulus locality, Ibrahim Abakar Shamna, told Sudan Tribune that security committees of the three localities besides the local administration discussed in an expanded meeting ways ...

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  6. Sudan's NCP briefs foreign envoys on national dialogue progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... desire to see the dialogue make a positive leap that would contribute to bringing about stability and development in Sudan. "We conveyed to the ambassadors the steps undertaken so far in the dialogue process and the keenness of the government and ...

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  7. S. Sudanese opposition group wants fresh talks to resolve crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    A South Sudanese opposition movement has demanded that the East African regional bloc to initiate fresh peace talks aimed at resolving the conflict in the young nation. South Sudan's former vice president and opposition leader, Riek Machar, signs peace agreement together with SPLM SG Pagan Amum in Addis Ababa, on July 17 2015 In a statement issued Monday, the Revolutionary Movement for National Salvation asked IGAD to consider the views of the people of South and instigate negotiations between the unified South Sudan ruling party regime and other armed opposition fronts in the country to achieve lasting peace to the suffering population.

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  8. South Sudan hints at keeping Ugandan troops despite peace dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... (UPDF) are supposed to leave after 45 days but before that, there was a bilateral agreement between Uganda and South Sudan. This agreement allows UPDF to come here and do the other works which is to pursue and cut down the activities of Lord ...

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  9. Sissi signs political alliance deal with another Darfurian groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... to issue a number of decisions related to the organisation of the regional authority within two week. Comments on the Sudan Tribune website must abide by the following rules. Contravention of these rules will lead to the user losing their Sudan ...

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  10. What new violence in South Sudan spells for the regionRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Conflicts between government forces and rebel leaders has prompted the United States to threaten renewed UN sanctions against the world's newest country. South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar, 2nd left, looks across after shaking hands with South Sudan's President Salva Kiir, center-right wearing a black hat, after lengthy peace negotiations in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, earlier this month.

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  11. .com | South Sudan rebels say peace at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | News24

    South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar accused government forces on Monday of repeatedly breaking a ceasefire and putting at risk a peace deal just days after it was reached. President Salva Kiir signed the peace pact on Wednesday, but even as he did so he accused rebels of attacking his forces.

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  12. Melon bug and Sorghum bug ice creamRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Improbable Research

    "Ice cream was made by using 0.5% insect's gelatin and compared with that made using 0.5% commercial gelatin as stabilizing agent." The two insects concerned, the melon bug and sorghum bug were the subject of an investigation described in a new paper by Professor Abdalbasit Adam Mariod Al-Nadif of the Faculty of Sciences and Arts-Alkamil, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, and colleague Hadia Fadul of the Department of Food Science & Technology, College of Agricultural Studies, Sudan University of Science & Technology, Khartoum North, Sudan.

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  13. .com | South Sudan rebel leader: Cease-fire, peace pact in dangerRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | News24

    South Sudan's rebel leader says attacks by government troops on rebel-held areas could cause the failure of a peace agreement between the warring sides. Riek Machar told reporters in Ethiopia on Monday that he is concerned the government is not respecting the cease-fire.

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  14. South Sudan: Riek Machar - 'South Sudanese Ceasefire in Danger'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    While South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar says attacks by government troops on rebel-held areas could endanger the latest signed truce, relief agencies warn of an increasing humanitarian crisis. As the humanitarian situation keeps deteriorating in South Sudan, peace is far from near.

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  15. South Sudan: Army, Rebels Trade Charges Over South Sudan CeasefireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    ... Chang, is calling upon Igad to adopt a new strategy in the peace process on grounds that a lasting peace to South Sudan can only come when all parties and stakeholders in the conflict are included in the deal. Mr Chang said in a statement that his ...

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  16. S. Sudan Rebel Leader: Peace Deal in DangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Voice of America

    South Sudan's rebel leader is warning attacks by government troops on rebel-held areas could sabotage a peace agreement between the warring sides. Riek Machar told reporters in Ethiopia Monday that he is concerned the government is not respecting the cease-fire.

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  17. Uganda's Museveni has shifted attitude towards peace in South Sudan: MacharRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Leader of the armed opposition faction of the Sudan Peoples' Liberation Movement , Riek Machar, on Monday commended Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni, saying he has noticed positive approach to ensuring peace in South Sudan. Riek Machar prepares to address a news conference during the peace signing meeting in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa, August 17, 2015.

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  18. South Sudan troops 'break ceasefire'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    President Salva Kiir, under the threat of sanctions from the UN, signed a peace agreement on Wednesday, despite "serious reservations". Mr Machar has said his troops remain committed to the ceasefire despite the alleged attacks in northern Unity and Upper Nile states, but will act in self-defence if the offensive continues.

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  19. Fire at Saudi housing complex kills 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    ... More than 11,300 people have died in the outbreak, mostly in Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia. JUBA , South Sudan -- Government troops on Sunday attacked a village in South Sudan's Unity state on the first day of a cease-fire that both sides have ...

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  20. South Sudan: Business Firms Cross Their Fingers the Latest South Sudan Peace Deal Will HoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    Business leaders and analysts have greeted the signing of the peace agreement by South Sudan leaders with cautious optimism, given that nine other accords signed in the past 20 months were not honoured. Regional businesses with operations in the country have watched helplessly as their units sank into losses or stalled.

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