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Sudan has faced a severe economic crisis, worsened by the coronavirus pandemic.

Leaders of the UAE, Bahrain, Oman, Kuwait, Qatar, Yemen, Palestine, Sudan, Egypt, Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq and Libya congratulated Biden, while Saudi Arabia and Syria have not yet released statements.

Qatar to send emergency aid to flood-stricken Sudan

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Qatar to send emergency aid to flood-stricken Sudan

Emergency Qatari aid will be sent to Sudan, authorities announced on Sunday, as the flood-stricken country was declared a natural disaster zone.

Pompeo 'hopeful' more Arab states will normalise Israel ties

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Pompeo 'hopeful' more Arab states will normalise Israel ties

Mike Pompeo said the United States is hopeful that more Arab states will soon follow the footsteps of the United Arab Emirates in normalising ...

AU reports Nile negotiations progress amid Egyptian criticism

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AU reports Nile negotiations progress amid Egyptian criticism

The African Union has reported progress in negotiations regarding Ethiopia’s Renaissance Dam amid heightened tensions between Egypt and Ethiopia ...

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Egyptians outraged by mistranslated Ethiopian foreign minister Nile tweet

Ethiopian Foreign Minister Gedu Andargachew has outraged Egyptians with a tweet declaring that 'the Nile is ours'.

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Sudanese government officials negotiate with hundreds of Darfur protesters

A Sudanese government delegation travelled to Central Darfur province to meet with hundreds of refugee protesters camped out for days to demand ...

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Sudan police fire tear gas at protesters in Khartoum

Protests in Sudanese cities went ahead as planned, with security forces deployed in force, despite a tight curfew since April.

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Sudan locks down Khartoum ahead of planned 'million march'

Protesters in Sudan are expected to flood the streets on June 30, prompting authorities to impose measures days ahead of the event.

Sudan's <em>Hamdok</em> vows 'retribution' for victims of Khartoum massacre

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Sudan's Hamdok vows 'retribution' for victims of Khartoum massacre

The transitional authorities have formed a committee to probe the massacre but have yet to announce its findings.

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Sudan appoints new defence chief amid tensions with Ethiopia

Sudan has appointed a new defence minister amid tensions with Ethiopia over an attack by an Ethiopian militia group in Al-Qadarif province.

Anti-government protest erupts in Sudanese capital despite coronavirus restrictions

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Anti-government protest erupts in Sudanese capital despite coronavirus restrictions

Supporters of ousted President Omar al-Bashir held a protest in Khartoum against the government despite a ban against all public gatherings.

Darfuris rejoice as Sudan agrees to Bashir ICC extradition

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Darfuris rejoice as Sudan agrees to Bashir ICC extradition

A pledge by the country's new authorities to finally deliver ex-president Omar al-Bashir to the International Criminal Court was met with joy ...

Top general confirms Sudan will 'fully cooperate' with ICC

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Top general confirms Sudan will 'fully cooperate' with ICC

Doubts still remain over whether Sudan will hand ex-dictator Omar al-Bashir over to the Hague.

Thousands of Sudanese call for dissolving Bashir's party

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Thousands of Sudanese call for dissolving Bashir's party

Thousands of Sudanese rallied in several cities urging the country's new authorities to dissolve the former ruling party of ousted Islamist ...

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Sudan makes history as woman appointed country's top judge

Neemat Abdullah Kheir was appointed as chief of the judiciary by the 11-member ruling sovereign council, becoming the first woman to rise to the highest judicial post in Sudan's history

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Sudan receives half of $3 billion Saudi, UAE aid

Sudan received half of the three billion dollars promised by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates after the ouster of Omar al-Bashir.

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Sudan's leaders meet Saudi King Salman

Sudan's General Abdul Fattah al-Burhan and Abdullah Hamdouk travelled to Saudi Arabia on Sunday, the first such visit to the kingdom ...

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Sudan generals detained in 'coup attempt' crackdown are released

The military had accused the generals of plotting a coup to reinstate the rule of ousted President Omar al-Bashir.

Sudan PM to announce cabinet within 48 hours

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Sudan PM to announce cabinet within 48 hours

Sudan's new Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok hopes to form a government that is 'representative of states across Sudan'.

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