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Sudanese officials, rebels and diplomats react after signing the initial agreement on a roadmap for peace talks in Juba, South Sudan.

Sudan’s ruling council, rebel leaders agree on peace talks roadmap

12 September 2019, 6:07 AM

The council took over the reins of government in August after military and civilian parties and protest groups signed a three-year power-sharing deal after months of strife.

Sudan's new Prime Minister in the transitional government Abdalla Hamdok, addresses a news conference in Khartoum, Sudan

Sudan’s Hamdok vows to tackle conflicts and economy

22 August 2019, 5:49 AM

The United States, Britain and Norway welcomed Abdalla Hamdok’s appointment, calling it a historic moment for Sudan and urged the military to “engage constructively” with the new government.

Protest march

Tens of thousands celebrate power-sharing deal in Sudan

18 August 2019, 7:50 AM

Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of Khartoum on Saturday to celebrate Sudan’s main opposition coalition and the ruling military council signing a final power-sharing deal.

Sudan says 87 killed when security forces broke up protest in June

27 July 2019, 5:50 PM

The head of a Sudanese investigation into the violent break up of a protest by security forces said on Saturday that 87 people were killed and 168 wounded in the 3 June  incident in Khartoum, citing a higher death toll than previous official estimates.

Human rights defender Hala Al-Karib from KIOS partner organisation Strategic Initiative for Women in the Horn of Africa (SIHA) speaks about challenges and achievements regarding her work for women rights in East Africa.

Sudan urged to ensure justice for raped women protesters

19 July 2019, 6:12 AM

Action must be taken to address scores of rapes committed during a deadly crackdown by security forces in June, and ongoing sexual harassment on Sudan’s streets.



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