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Another general resigns from Sudan's TMC

May 23, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - General Mustafa Mohamed Mustafa, a member of the Sudanese military council, resigned from his post on Thursday. Details of the resignation of the former director of military intelligence have not been made public. But Mustafa was se
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Another general resigns from Sudan's TMC

May 23, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - General Mustafa Mohamed Mustafa, a member of the Sudanese military council, resigned from his post on Thursday. Details of the resignation of the former director of military intelligence have not been made public. But Mustafa was seen as the last Islamist within the Transitional Military Council (TMC). His resignation, also, comes amid conflicting statements from members of the military junta about the arrest of former security chief Salah Gosh and his (...) - News / FRONT_PAGE_SECONDARY, Regime change in Sudan, Sudan

High-ranking Sudanese military delegation visits Juba

May 23, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - A Sudanese high ranking military delegation led by the chief of staff of the Sudanese army travelled to the South Sudanese capital Juba on Wednesday. According to a statement issued by the military media, Lt-Gen Hashim Abdel-Mutalla
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High-ranking Sudanese military delegation visits Juba

May 23, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - A Sudanese high ranking military delegation led by the chief of staff of the Sudanese army travelled to the South Sudanese capital Juba on Wednesday. According to a statement issued by the military media, Lt-Gen Hashim Abdel-Mutallab Ahmed Babikir heads the Sudanese delegation participating in the celebrations of the twenty-sixth day of the South Sudan People's Defence Forces, the former Sudan People's Liberation Army. The visit comes in the context of the eternal (...) - News / Sudan, South Sudan, FRONT_PAGE_SECONDARY

Sudan cancels restrictions on trade unions

May 23, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan's transitional military junta decided on Wednesday to cancel restrictions on trade union organizations, saying it should be in line with international legislation ensuring free trade unions. Under the 1992 Act of the al-Bashi
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Sudan cancels restrictions on trade unions

May 23, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan's transitional military junta decided on Wednesday to cancel restrictions on trade union organizations, saying it should be in line with international legislation ensuring free trade unions. Under the 1992 Act of the al-Bashir regime, trade union rights are minimal, and there are no independent unions. The Sudan Workers' Trade Unions Federation has been co-opted by the government. In a statement released by military media, the Council pointed to the need to (...) - News

UN Security Council condemns attack on UNAMID base in West Darfur

May 21, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The UN Security Council «strongly» condemned the looting of the West Darfur Headquarters of the African Union-United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID) in El Geneina on 14 May 2019. On the eve of UNAMID's schedu
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UN Security Council condemns attack on UNAMID base in West Darfur

May 21, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The UN Security Council «strongly» condemned the looting of the West Darfur Headquarters of the African Union-United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID) in El Geneina on 14 May 2019. On the eve of UNAMID's scheduled handover of its headquarters in El Geneina to the Sudanese authorities, an uncontrollable crowd forcefully intruded into the 16 km camp where they looted UN property and contingent-owned-equipment, vandalized premises, according to a statement (...) - News

Troika says civilian-led authority is crucial for any support to Sudan's economy

May 21, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The Troika (UK, US, Norway) Tuesday urged the Sudanese parties to conclude a swift agreement on power transfer to civilian-led authority saying any failure would prevent support to Sudan economic development. Talks between the milit
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Troika says civilian-led authority is crucial for any support to Sudan's economy

May 21, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The Troika (UK, US, Norway) Tuesday urged the Sudanese parties to conclude a swift agreement on power transfer to civilian-led authority saying any failure would prevent support to Sudan economic development. Talks between the military council and the Forces for Freedom and Change (FFC) are deadlocked over the presidency and the majority of the 11-member Sovereign Council. Both, they want to preside it and have the majority of seats. "Any outcome that does not (...) - News

Sudan's FFC ready to give presidency to military council: report

May 22, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The Forces for Freedom and Change (FFC) have agreed to give the presidency of the Sovereign Council to the Military Council in exchange for a simple majority of civilians within the collective presidency. The proposal was made short
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Sudan's FFC ready to give presidency to military council: report

May 22, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The Forces for Freedom and Change (FFC) have agreed to give the presidency of the Sovereign Council to the Military Council in exchange for a simple majority of civilians within the collective presidency. The proposal was made shortly before the end of the negotiating session on Monday, according to the German news agency DPA. It provides that the membership of the Council includes six civilians and five militaries. An official from the freedom and change forces (...) - News / Sudan, FRONT_PAGE_DISPLAY

NISS guards prevent Sudanese police from entering Gosh's house

May 21, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - Security guards of the National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS) prevented the Sudanese police from entering the house of Salah Gosh, the former director-general of the agency, following an arrest warrant. The Public Prosec
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NISS guards prevent Sudanese police from entering Gosh's house

May 21, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - Security guards of the National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS) prevented the Sudanese police from entering the house of Salah Gosh, the former director-general of the agency, following an arrest warrant. The Public Prosecutors Club said in a statement Tuesday that the incident took place on Monday 20 May 2019 following a warrant for Gosh's arrest and search of his house issued by the prosecution after a criminal case before the anti-corruption agency. (...) - News / Sudan, FRONT_PAGE_SECONDARY, Regime change in Sudan

FFC denies proposing to cede presidency to Sudan's military council

May 22, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The Forces Freedom and Change (FFC) denied proposing to cede the presidency of the Sovereign Council to the military council against accepting to grant them a simple majority of civilians during the transitional period. According t
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FFC denies proposing to cede presidency to Sudan's military council

May 22, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The Forces Freedom and Change (FFC) denied proposing to cede the presidency of the Sovereign Council to the military council against accepting to grant them a simple majority of civilians during the transitional period. According to a report by the German news agency DPA, the Freedom and Change Forces made the at the end of the negotiating session on Monday, demanding to allocate six seats for the civilians and five for the militaries. However, an FFC official (...) - News / FRONT_PAGE_DISPLAY

Justices delay is justices denial

By Wesley Kosa The Khartoum Peace Agreement was the result of the political manipulation by the governments of South Sudan, Uganda and Sudan. There were no extensive discussions and mediation but rather the coercion of the warring parties by Sudan and Ugand
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Justices delay is justices denial

By Wesley Kosa The Khartoum Peace Agreement was the result of the political manipulation by the governments of South Sudan, Uganda and Sudan. There were no extensive discussions and mediation but rather the coercion of the warring parties by Sudan and Uganda to sign or initial documents that were not thoroughly deliberated and agreed upon. The government of the Sudan and Uganda, which were supposed to be the mediators, became clearly supporters of Kiir's government fulfilling what South (...) - Comment & Analysis

The Perils of Managing Transition: Will Sudanese Kandakas be the option?

By Luka Kuol, PhD Global Fellow at Peace Research Institute Oslo, Associate Professor at University of Juba and Fellow at Rift Valley Institute Since the eruption of the Sudanese popular uprising on 19th December 2018, the protesters have made considerable
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The Perils of Managing Transition: Will Sudanese Kandakas be the option?

By Luka Kuol, PhD Global Fellow at Peace Research Institute Oslo, Associate Professor at University of Juba and Fellow at Rift Valley Institute Since the eruption of the Sudanese popular uprising on 19th December 2018, the protesters have made considerable achievements by forcing the militaries to unseat and arrest one of the longest-serving dictators on the continent, Omer El Bashir, arrest of most leaders of the ousted regime, appointing new chief justice and attorney general, and (...) - Comment & Analysis / Regime change in Sudan

South Sudan to close some diplomatic missions abroad

March 14, 2016 (JUBA) – South Sudanese government will close down some embassies abroad as part of its efforts to reduce government running costs, the foreign ministry announced on Monday. «The government is reviewing the status of its 39 embassies a
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South Sudan to close some diplomatic missions abroad

March 14, 2016 (JUBA) – South Sudanese government will close down some embassies abroad as part of its efforts to reduce government running costs, the foreign ministry announced on Monday. «The government is reviewing the status of its 39 embassies and a consulate in Dubai before deciding on the number to be closed,» Mawien Makol Arik, the ministry spokesperson told the Chinese news agency Xinhua. However, the South Sudanese diplomat was not able to say when his ministry the measure will (...) - News

Sudan's transition partners fail to strike deal over sovereign council

May 21, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan's Transitional Military Council and opposition Forces for Freedom and Changes (FFC) have failed for the second day to strike a deal on the sovereign council. Each of the two parties claims the majority of the members and the p
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Sudan's transition partners fail to strike deal over sovereign council

May 21, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan's Transitional Military Council and opposition Forces for Freedom and Changes (FFC) have failed for the second day to strike a deal on the sovereign council. Each of the two parties claims the majority of the members and the presidency of the sovereign council. On Sunday, the FFC proposed a rotating presidency between the two sides but seemingly it was not accepted by the military council. "The main point of contention between the Forces of Freedom and (...) - News / FRONT_PAGE_SECONDARY, Regime change in Sudan, Sudan

AU's Faki is advised on Sudan by official close to al-Bashir: letter

May 20, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The Chairperson of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki is allegedly advised on Sudan by his Social Affairs Commissioner Amira Elfadil who is a Sudanese female close to the former ousted President Omer al-Bashir. In a letter to
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AU's Faki is advised on Sudan by official close to al-Bashir: letter

May 20, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The Chairperson of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki is allegedly advised on Sudan by his Social Affairs Commissioner Amira Elfadil who is a Sudanese female close to the former ousted President Omer al-Bashir. In a letter to Faki seen by Sudan Tribune, Ibrahim Taha Ayoub, the head of Sudanese Diplomat Association, which is one of the Sudanese Professionals Association (SPA)'s groups, blamed him for consulting on Sudan Ms Elfadil who is a former minister of (...) - News / Sudan, Regime change in Sudan, FRONT_PAGE_DISPLAY

Saudi Arabia deposits $250m into Sudan central bank

May 19, 2019 (KHARTOUM) — Saudi Arabia said on Sunday it deposited $250 million into the account of Sudan central bank. The $250 million deposit is part of a three billion dollars assistance package that Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates (UAE) announce
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Saudi Arabia deposits $250m into Sudan central bank

May 19, 2019 (KHARTOUM) — Saudi Arabia said on Sunday it deposited $250 million into the account of Sudan central bank. The $250 million deposit is part of a three billion dollars assistance package that Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates (UAE) announced last April in support for the Sudanese economy after the regime of President al-Bashir. "The (Saudi) Ministry of Finance has deposited SAR 937,500,000 (nine hundred thirty-seven million and five hundred thousand riyals, equalling two (...) - News / FRONT_PAGE_SECONDARY

Sudanese parties to resume talks on sovereign council on Monday evening

May 19, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan's Transitional Military Council (TMC) and opposition Forces for Freedom and Change said they will resume discussions on the formation of the sovereign council on Monday night. The announcement was made in the early morning of
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Sudanese parties to resume talks on sovereign council on Monday evening

May 19, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan's Transitional Military Council (TMC) and opposition Forces for Freedom and Change said they will resume discussions on the formation of the sovereign council on Monday night. The announcement was made in the early morning of Monday after marathon talks that last for more than six hours on the last sticking point in the talks on the power handover to a civilian-led government. Speaking to reporters after the suspension of the meeting, TMC spokesperson Shams (...) - News / FRONT_PAGE_DISPLAY

Eritrea hopes regime change in Sudan improves bilateral relations

May 19, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The Eritrean Foreign Minister Sunday held a «fruitful» meeting with the head of Sudan's Transitional Military Council (TMC) and expressed hopes that political change in Sudan would positively impact relations between the
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Eritrea hopes regime change in Sudan improves bilateral relations

May 19, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The Eritrean Foreign Minister Sunday held a «fruitful» meeting with the head of Sudan's Transitional Military Council (TMC) and expressed hopes that political change in Sudan would positively impact relations between the two neighbouring countries. Foreign Minister Osman Saleh, accompanied by presidential adviser Yemane Ghebreab, started a two-day visit to Khartoum after the downfall of Bashir's regime. Saleh handed a letter from President Isaias Afwerki to the (...) - News / FRONT_PAGE_SECONDARY

IGAD calls on the Sudanese parties to finalize deal on power transfer

May 18, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) called on the Sudanese stakeholders to finalize negotiations on power handover to a civilian-led government. Negotiating teams from the military council and the opposition Force
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IGAD calls on the Sudanese parties to finalize deal on power transfer

May 18, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) called on the Sudanese stakeholders to finalize negotiations on power handover to a civilian-led government. Negotiating teams from the military council and the opposition Forces for Freedom and Change will resume talks on Sunday after a three-day suspension. They are supposed to discuss the last sticking point on the percentage of representation of each party to the Council of sovereignty. "IGAD sincerely (...) - News / Sudan, FRONT_PAGE_SECONDARY

African Union, UN condemn looting of UNAMID base in West Darfur

May 18, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The African Union and the United Nations condemned the looting of the premises of the hybrid peacekeeping mission in Western Darfur state, but the military governor said the UNAMID officials were in part responsible for the attack.
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African Union, UN condemn looting of UNAMID base in West Darfur

May 18, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The African Union and the United Nations condemned the looting of the premises of the hybrid peacekeeping mission in Western Darfur state, but the military governor said the UNAMID officials were in part responsible for the attack. On 14 May 2019, the eve of UNAMID's scheduled handover of its headquarters in El Geneina to the Sudanese authorities, an uncontrollable crowd forcefully intruded into the 16 km camp where they looted UN property and (...) - News

Sudan arrests perpetrators of attacks on protesters: Hemetti

May 18, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The head of the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) Mohamed Hamdan Daglo (Hemetti), who is also the deputy head of the military council on Saturday announced the arrest of culprits who attacked the sit-inners near the protest site during the
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Sudan arrests perpetrators of attacks on protesters: Hemetti

May 18, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The head of the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) Mohamed Hamdan Daglo (Hemetti), who is also the deputy head of the military council on Saturday announced the arrest of culprits who attacked the sit-inners near the protest site during the past days. At least six people were killed and about 100 were wounded on Monday in a shooting attack on protesters in the vicinity of the army headquarters. Also, about 14 others were injured in a similar attack on Wednesday. (...) - News / Sudan, Regime change in Sudan, FRONT_PAGE_SECONDARY

The fear of political reforms in South Sudan

By Duop Chak Wuol In his Easter message, President Salva Kiir called on the leader of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement-In Opposition (SPLM-IO), Dr Riek Machar, to go to Juba to form a transitional government. so that the two leaders could form a provis
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The fear of political reforms in South Sudan

By Duop Chak Wuol In his Easter message, President Salva Kiir called on the leader of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement-In Opposition (SPLM-IO), Dr Riek Machar, to go to Juba to form a transitional government. so that the two leaders could form a provisional government as stipulated in the September 2018 peace agreement. To be precise, President Kiir urged Dr Machar at least two times to accept his invitation but the SPLM-IO leader refused, saying he could only accept the formation of (...) - Comment & Analysis

Sudan's military, opposition resume talks on power transfer Sunday

May 18, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan's transitional military junta on Saturday announced the resumption of negotiations with the opposition groups that led 4-month protests against the former regime on Sunday. «The Transitional Council announces the resumpt
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Sudan's military, opposition resume talks on power transfer Sunday

May 18, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan's transitional military junta on Saturday announced the resumption of negotiations with the opposition groups that led 4-month protests against the former regime on Sunday. «The Transitional Council announces the resumption of negotiations with the Declaration of the Forces of Freedom and Change on Sunday, 14 Ramadan, 19 May 2019 at the Presidential Palace,» the military media said in a brief statement. During the first hours of Thursday, Abdel Fattah (...) - News / FRONT_PAGE_DISPLAY, Sudan, Regime change in Sudan

UN expert condemns bloody attacks on Sudanese protesters

May 17, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - UN human rights expert on Sudan Friday condemned the excessive use of force against protesters demanding a civilian-led transition in Sudan. On 13 and 14 May, Six people, 5 protesters and one army officer were, were killed and over
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UN expert condemns bloody attacks on Sudanese protesters

May 17, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - UN human rights expert on Sudan Friday condemned the excessive use of force against protesters demanding a civilian-led transition in Sudan. On 13 and 14 May, Six people, 5 protesters and one army officer were, were killed and over 100 injured during attacks by armed troops that the army says they are not part of the regular forces but the opposition says they are part of the Rapid Support Forces. However, the army admitted that it dispatched forces to remove the (...) - News / FRONT_PAGE_SECONDARY, Regime change in Sudan, Sudan

U.S. lawmakers urge to press for power transfer to civilians in Sudan

May 17, 2019 (WASHINGTON) - US lawmakers urged the Treasury and the State Departments to work to ensure a rapid transfer of power to a civilian-led transitional government in Sudan. In a letter addressed to Mike Pompeo Secretary of State and Steven Mnuchin S
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U.S. lawmakers urge to press for power transfer to civilians in Sudan

May 17, 2019 (WASHINGTON) - US lawmakers urged the Treasury and the State Departments to work to ensure a rapid transfer of power to a civilian-led transitional government in Sudan. In a letter addressed to Mike Pompeo Secretary of State and Steven Mnuchin Secretary of the Treasury on Thursday, 77 Senators and Congressmen expressed their «deep concern» about the current situation in Sudan pointing out to the potential risks that represent the military council and foreign interference. The (...) - News / Sudan, FRONT_PAGE_SECONDARY, Regime change in Sudan

Sudanese Islamists protest against power handover to civilians

May 17, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - An Islamist radical group led by Abdel Wahid Youssef in Khartoum voiced its rejection to any political understanding between the military council and the opposition forces of freedom and change. The group organized protests in five
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Sudanese Islamists protest against power handover to civilians

May 17, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - An Islamist radical group led by Abdel Wahid Youssef in Khartoum voiced its rejection to any political understanding between the military council and the opposition forces of freedom and change. The group organized protests in five mosques in Khartoum after Friday prayer to defend the Islamic laws and to voice their objection to any attempt to repeal it after the collapse of the regime of President Omer al-Bashir. The Support the Sharia and the Rule of Law, an (...) - News

U.S., Western diplomats discuss ways to support Sudan's civilian-led government

May 17, 2019 (WASHINGTON) - United States, and western partners Friday discussed in Washington ways to support a civilian-led democratic transition in Sudan and called for the resumption of talks to finalize an agreement on power handover. The meeting which
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U.S., Western diplomats discuss ways to support Sudan's civilian-led government

May 17, 2019 (WASHINGTON) - United States, and western partners Friday discussed in Washington ways to support a civilian-led democratic transition in Sudan and called for the resumption of talks to finalize an agreement on power handover. The meeting which was convened by Tibor Nagy the U.S. State Department's assistant secretary for Africa was attended by diplomats from the African Union, United Nations, European Union, Ethiopia as the chair of IGAD, Germany, France, the UK and Norway. (...) - News / FRONT_PAGE_DISPLAY, Sudan, Regime change in Sudan

Kiir calls to develop cooperation with Sudan

May 16, 2019 (JUBA) - South Sudanese President Salva Kiir congratulated Sudanese people for the victory of their revolution and called to develop cooperation between the two countries. Kiir made his remarks during a speech before the transitional parliament
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Kiir calls to develop cooperation with Sudan

May 16, 2019 (JUBA) - South Sudanese President Salva Kiir congratulated Sudanese people for the victory of their revolution and called to develop cooperation between the two countries. Kiir made his remarks during a speech before the transitional parliament on Tuesday 14 May where he spoke about the ongoing implementation of the peace process and his government efforts to ensure its successful achievement. " I want to congratulate the Sudanese people for their victory and to express our (...) - News / FRONT_PAGE_SECONDARY, Regime change in Sudan, South Sudan

Attacks on protesters carried out by infiltrators: TMC tells ambassadors

May 16, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The Transitional Military Council (TMC) told Western ambassadors in Sudan that the attacks on civilians at the protest sites were carried out by «groups not belonging to the regular forces.» According to the Sudanese For
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Attacks on protesters carried out by infiltrators: TMC tells ambassadors

May 16, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The Transitional Military Council (TMC) told Western ambassadors in Sudan that the attacks on civilians at the protest sites were carried out by «groups not belonging to the regular forces.» According to the Sudanese Foreign Ministry, the Council's spokesperson, Lt- Gen Shams al-Din Kabbashi and the Chairman of the TMC Security Committee, Mustafa Mohamed Mustafa met Thursday with ambassadors of the European Union, the United States and Canada and the United Nations (...) - News / Sudan, Regime change in Sudan

South Sudan opposition alliance reiterates support for Boutros faction

May 16, 2019 (JUBA) - The South Sudan Opposition Alliance voiced its support to Khalid Boutros, the leader of a National Salvation Front (NAS) faction that joined the revitalized peace agreement. Boutros's chairmanship of the group recently was put at risk b
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South Sudan opposition alliance reiterates support for Boutros faction

May 16, 2019 (JUBA) - The South Sudan Opposition Alliance voiced its support to Khalid Boutros, the leader of a National Salvation Front (NAS) faction that joined the revitalized peace agreement. Boutros's chairmanship of the group recently was put at risk by a member of his faction called Gasim Barnaba Kisanga, who declared himself as the new chairman of NAS. "We condemn such irresponsible political opportunism in the strongest possible terms and caution any anti-peace elements who are (...) - News / South Sudan Peace Implementation, South Sudan

Opposition rejects accusations of seeking confrontation with Sudanese army

May 16, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - Sudanese opposition regretted the suspension of talks over power transfer for three days and refuted accusations of confrontation stressing that the peacefulness of the revolution remains its main arm to deter dictatorships. The hea
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Opposition rejects accusations of seeking confrontation with Sudanese army

May 16, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - Sudanese opposition regretted the suspension of talks over power transfer for three days and refuted accusations of confrontation stressing that the peacefulness of the revolution remains its main arm to deter dictatorships. The head of the military council during the first hours of Thursday announced the suspension of the talks with the freedom and change forces in Sudan accusing them of seeking to escalate tensions in the country and preventing trains from (...) - News / FRONT_PAGE_SECONDARY

NAS rebels renew calls for inclusive peace talks in South Sudan

May 15, 2019 (JUBA) - The holdout National Salvation Front (NAS) Wednesday renewed calls for an inclusive process instead of injunctions to join the revitalized peace agreement which it has refused to sign. The non-signatory group which fights the South Suda
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NAS rebels renew calls for inclusive peace talks in South Sudan

May 15, 2019 (JUBA) - The holdout National Salvation Front (NAS) Wednesday renewed calls for an inclusive process instead of injunctions to join the revitalized peace agreement which it has refused to sign. The non-signatory group which fights the South Sudanese army in the Equatoria region held several meetings with the IGAD mediation team but the latter refuses to open the agreement for negotiations. The mediators say ready to only discuss the modality of rejoining the R-ARCSS and the (...) - News

South Sudan: If only Pope Francis Knew…

South Sudan: If only Pope Francis Knew… By Wesley Kosa On April, Pope Francis invited the South Sudanese parties for a spiritual retreat, to narrow the gap between them as they get closer to the dateline for the formation of the government of national uni
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South Sudan: If only Pope Francis Knew…

South Sudan: If only Pope Francis Knew… By Wesley Kosa On April, Pope Francis invited the South Sudanese parties for a spiritual retreat, to narrow the gap between them as they get closer to the dateline for the formation of the government of national unity. The gap which was to be narrowed is too wide to be narrowed most to the pretransitional arrangement, were deliberately not been honoured by the government. During the retreat Pope, Francis kissed the feet of all the parties including (...) - Comment & Analysis

Sudan's junta declines to scrap death sentences on SPLM-N's Agar and Arman

May 14, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan's military council has declined to cancel death sentences for two leaders of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N) jeopardizing rebels' plans to return to Sudan after the collapse of al-Bashir's regime. Last mo
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Sudan's junta declines to scrap death sentences on SPLM-N's Agar and Arman

May 14, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan's military council has declined to cancel death sentences for two leaders of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N) jeopardizing rebels' plans to return to Sudan after the collapse of al-Bashir's regime. Last month, SPLM-N led by Malik Agar decided to dispatch a delegation headed by its deputy-chairman Yasir Arman to Khartoum. The group said that the delegation will meet with its freedom and change allies and the Military Council to insist that (...) - News / Regime change in Sudan, Sudan, FRONT_PAGE_SECONDARY

Escalation by Sudan's security forces triggered bloodshed against civilians: U.S. embassy

May 14, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The U.S. Embassy in Khartoum deplored the killing of civilians on Monday evening pointing that attempts by the security forces to remove barricades led to the bloody attacks. Six people including a military were killed and over one
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Escalation by Sudan's security forces triggered bloodshed against civilians: U.S. embassy

May 14, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The U.S. Embassy in Khartoum deplored the killing of civilians on Monday evening pointing that attempts by the security forces to remove barricades led to the bloody attacks. Six people including a military were killed and over one hundred wounded when armed elements wearing military fatigues opened fire on the sit-inners in the streets in the vicinity of the army headquarters. The army accused armed militias belonging to former ruling National Congress Party of (...) - News / FRONT_PAGE_DISPLAY, Regime change in Sudan, Sudan

Sudan's opposition calls to investigate into Monday's bloody attacks

May 14, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The forces of the Declaration of Freedom and Change called for an urgent investigation into Monday's attacks in the vicinity of the sit-in in Khartoum that led to the death of five demonstrators and one army officer. In the early ho
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Sudan's opposition calls to investigate into Monday's bloody attacks

May 14, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The forces of the Declaration of Freedom and Change called for an urgent investigation into Monday's attacks in the vicinity of the sit-in in Khartoum that led to the death of five demonstrators and one army officer. In the early hours of Tuesday, Sudanese army commanders accused infiltrators of firing from the top of the Blue Nile Bridge in the direction of forces that were working to remove the roadblocks in order to open the roads closed by the protesters in the (...) - News / Sudan, FRONT_PAGE_SECONDARY, Regime change in Sudan

Sudan's military and opposition agree on three-year transitional period

May 14, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The Transitional Military Council (TMC) and Sudanese opposition forces Tuesday have reached an agreement on the duration of the transitional period and composition of the transitional parliament. During the first day of talks on Mon
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Sudan's military and opposition agree on three-year transitional period

May 14, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - The Transitional Military Council (TMC) and Sudanese opposition forces Tuesday have reached an agreement on the duration of the transitional period and composition of the transitional parliament. During the first day of talks on Monday, the two partners of the Sudanese revolution agreed that the Sovereignty Council will have symbolic powers and the government will decide and direct the policy of the nation during the transitional period. In a joint press (...) - News / FRONT_PAGE_DISPLAY