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Friday, January 28, 2022



Sudan pro-democracy groups call for mass anti-coup protests after PM resigns

January 04, 2022 7:05 pm

🔴 Sudan has been politically paralyzed since the October 25 coup. The military takeover came more than two years after a popular uprising forced the removal of longtime autocrat Omar al-Bashir and his Islamist government in April 2019.

Explained: Sudan's political transition in the balance

January 03, 2022 9:34 pm

Abdalla Hamdok had served as prime minister for more than two years under a power-sharing arrangement between civilians and the army, until the military toppled him in October, accusing politicians of hostility to the army.

Sudan's PM announces resignation amid political deadlock

January 03, 2022 9:50 am

🔴 Sudan Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok warned that the ongoing political stalemate since the military takeover could become a full-blown crisis and damage the country's already battered economy.

Sudan: Security forces fire tear gas at anti-coup protesters

January 03, 2022 8:33 am

Sudan's military leader has vowed to crack down on the protesters demanding civilian rule, saying they "would not achieve a political solution." Dozens of people have been killed since the October 25 coup.

No passports, no money: 62 Indians stranded in Sudan ask, ‘how do we exit the country?’

December 31, 2021 8:57 pm

A few weeks ago, the employees at both RAK Ceramics and Al Masa porcelain factory desperately contacted the Indian embassy in Khartoum, asking for help.

Six Sudanese soldiers killed in Ethiopian attack: Sudan military

November 28, 2021 4:33 pm

Sudan's army said in a statement on Facebook that groups of the Ethiopian army and militias attacked its forces in Al-Fashaga Al-sughra, which resulted in deaths.

Released Sudan official describes ordeal since coup arrest

November 25, 2021 11:17 am

Faisal Saleh, an advisor to Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok, told The Associated Press that security forces took him blindfolded from his home in the early hours of Oct. 25.

Sudan PM says investigation launched into violations against protesters

November 24, 2021 12:30 pm

At least 15 people were shot dead during the anti-coup protests in Sudan, according to medics.

Explained: Why Sudan's military has reinstate the prime minister, and what next

November 24, 2021 11:49 am

Sudan's military has reinstated Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok, a move that has angered the country's pro-democracy movement. Does the reinstatement of Sudan's prime minister reverse the coup? Is there any hope for Sudan's democratic transition?

Sudan military leaders reinstate deposed prime minister

November 22, 2021 11:32 am

The coup, more than two years after a popular uprising forced the removal of longtime autocrat Omar al-Bashir and his Islamist government, has drawn international criticism.


South Sudan becomes the youngest country

June 22, 2020 6:23 pm

On this day in 2011, South Sudan gained independence and became the youngest country in the world.