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Former leader Omar Bashir subjected to ICC

Bashir is wanted by the International Criminal Court  (ICC) on charges of genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity. The delegation would be in the country until 21 October according to Sudan's prime minister to discuss the…

Sudan imposes 3 month state of emergency over floods

Sudan’s Security and Defense Council declared a national state of emergency for three months because of floods that have killed 99 people this year and designated Sudan a natural disaster zone, state news agency SUNA reported early on…

Sudan and Ethiopia pledge to push for deal on Blue Nile dam

Ethiopia’s prime minister and Sudan’s leadership said on Tuesday they would make every effort to reach a deal on a giant hydropower dam on the Blue Nile that has caused a bitter dispute between Addis Ababa and Cairo over water supplies.…

Pompeo flies from Israel to Sudan

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was due to land in Sudan from Israel on Tuesday, on what he said was the first official non-stop flight between the two countries. “Happy to announce that we are on the FIRST official NONSTOP flight…