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Thousands mourn protesters killed in Sudan raid

Many lit candles, some floated balloons while hundreds bathed area in sea of light, holding their phones aloft as torches chanting slogans.

14 Jul 2019 2:05 PM

'Civilian Rule': Hundreds of school students take to streets in 3 Sudanese towns

'No education in this horrible situation,' chanted students in Gadaref, marching on the main street of the town.

05 Jul 2019 3:03 PM

Sudan generals, protesters reach agreement on new ruling body: Mediators

The latest round of talks came through after intense mediation by Ethiopia and African Union between the two rival groups.

05 Jul 2019 10:03 AM

1 killed, 9 injured in fresh mass protest to demand civilian rule in Sudan

The protests came weeks after at least 113 people were killed during a security crackdown on a pro-democracy sit-in on June 3.

01 Jul 2019 10:25 AM

Troops deploy as Sudan braces for mass protest

The new protest, comes at a time when Ethiopia and African Union (AU) are jointly mediating between protesters and generals.

30 Jun 2019 5:01 PM

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Sudan braces for mass protest as demonstrators fear violence

However, mobilising protesters has become a challenge since the raid, with military rulers imposing a widespread internet blackout.

30 Jun 2019 9:47 AM

Sudan police fire tear gas as civil disobedience campaign begins

Protesters gathered tyres, tree trunks, rocks to build roadblocks in Khartoum's Bahari, but riot police swiftly moved in and fired tear gas.

09 Jun 2019 7:01 PM

Death toll climbs to 113 after crackdown on protesters in Sudan

The country's health ministry, however, maintained that only 61 people had lost their lives in the crackdown.

07 Jun 2019 6:07 PM

One week after Bashir ouster, Sudan 'revolution' still unfinished

Sudan on Thursday marks one week since the army ousted president Omar al-Bashir after protests against his 30-year rule.

18 Apr 2019 10:34 AM

Sudan revels as Dictator Omar al-Bashir, is forced out of power

Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir, long wanted on genocide and war crimes charges, was finally brought down in a popular uprising.

11 Apr 2019 7:10 PM

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Sudan President Omar al-Bashir removed from power

Protests erupted in Sudan, Khartoum calling for President Omar al Bashir’s resignation and urge the army to stand by the people.

11 Apr 2019 11:39 AM

Sudan army to make an 'important statement soon': State media

Thousands of protesters camped outside the military headquarters in Khartoum demanding the resignation of President Omar al-Bashir.

11 Apr 2019 10:31 AM

21 dead as overloaded plane crashes into lake in South Sudan

The 19-seater commercial Baby air plane had been travelling from South Sudan capital, Juba.

09 Sep 2018 5:35 PM

Sudan: Indian peacekeeping forces help rescue workers flee gunmen

A report, published by the UN Mission in South Sudan, said that the peacekeepers responded by firing warning shots into the air.

16 Jul 2017 1:31 PM

Over 6,000 flee 'terrifying' violence in South Sudan town: UN

UN peacekeeping mission UNMISS said on Wednesday that they had twice been prevented from accessing Pajok.

07 Apr 2017 9:04 PM

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Ceasefire holds for second day in South Sudan capital

The death toll from Saturday and Sunday's battles is not yet known but around 300 were killed in just a few hours on Friday.

13 Jul 2016 3:28 PM

Ceasefire declared after fierce fighting in South Sudan

South Sudan’s President ordered a ceasefire Monday after a new day of heavy fighting in the capital Juba that sent thousands of people fleeing and threatened a return to civil war.

12 Jul 2016 7:00 AM

Flesh-burrowing nearing end in South Sudan

Health workers on Friday celebrated a key step towards eradicating the flesh-burrowing guinea worm after South Sudan, once by far the worst-affected country, recorded a massive drop in infections.

11 Jan 2016 5:13 AM

UN divers search South Sudan plane crash site

The Soviet-era Antonov plane smashed into a river bank just after take-off

05 Nov 2015 2:58 PM

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