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Sudanese aircraft bomb South Sudan

Sudanese planes have carried out a bombing attacking the Maban district of South Sudan’s Upper Nile state, where many refugees from the (north) Sudanese state of Blue Nile presently reside.  233 more words

Elections

A Collection point for used oil in the capital Khartoum

Young men work at a collection point for used oil in the capital Khartoum. The poor state of Sudan’s economy has forced many families to look for alternative ways to earn money. 36 more words

Africa

Khartoum Palace Guards Killed

A man armed with a knife has killed two security guards outside the presidential palace in Khartoum, Sudan. 109 more words

World

"Al-Bashir belongs in handcuffs"

Sudan has begun to register for the elections that are scheduled in April, but it remains unsure whether President Omar Al-Bashir will indeed step down after his 25-year rule. 154 more words

International Law

Sudan, Omar al-Bashir, and the presidential election of 2015

Sudan’s ruling National Congress Party has selected Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir as its candidate for the country’s 2015 presidential elections. Omar al-Bashir is wanted by the International Criminal Court on charges of genocide, war crimes, and crimes against humanity committed in the Darfur region since 2003.  545 more words

Elections

Sudan's "strategic" relationship with Iran

This analysis by Eric Reeve provides a detailed insight into the key decisions of Sudanese regime. It indicates the dependence of President Omar al-Bashir on Iran, based on the leaked minutes of the government’s top military and security officials. 4,580 more words

Africa

Traditional Justice in South Kordofan

“Anyone who committed a crime in Darfur or elsewhere should be held accountable. Because we need justice, and no peace without justice.”

Abdelgaleel Albasha Mohammed Ahmed discusses the traditional mechanisms that are used in South Kordofan; the history of conflict in the region, the post-elections violence, and prerequisites to peace. 47 more words

Peacebuilding