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Normalisation with Israel may facilitate Sudan's removal from the US terror list but risks exacerbating divisions within the transitional government amid popular opposition.

Leaders of Sudan's protest movement rejected the government's economic reform plan.

Sudan to form transitional parliament 'next month'

The New Arab

Sudan to form transitional parliament 'next month'

Khartoum will form the long-awaited transitional parliament after signing a final peace agreement with a coalition of rebel factions, a leading political umbrella group said.

Sudan 'plans to repeal' death penalty for apostasy

The New Arab

Sudan 'plans to repeal' death penalty for apostasy

The transitional government is planning to criminalise "takfir", the act of declaring someone an apostate, according to a member of a key ...

Sudan seeks US help over contentious subsidy reforms

The New Arab

Sudan seeks US help over contentious subsidy reforms

Bread and fuel shortages have prompted long queues and protests in Sudan in recent days.

Gerard Prunier

In Sudan, General Hemedti leads the fray

Comment: In reality, it is Hemedti, the brutal and cunning general who organised the harsh crackdown in Khartoum last June, who wields the real power in Sudan, writes Gerard Prunier.

The New Arab

African Union lifts Sudan suspension after transitional government appointed

The African Union (AU) on Friday lifted its suspension of Sudan’s membership in the bloc.

The New Arab

Sudan protesters call for independent judiciary

The military had previously blocked the opposition's candidates for chief justice and attorney general.

The New Arab

REVEALED: Sudan's first post-Bashir cabinet with four women ministers

Sudan's new Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok is reportedly due to announce the transitional cabinet on Thursday evening.

Sudan's transition to democracy: Will it be smooth?

Munzoul Assal

Sudan's transition to democracy: Will it be smooth?

The success of new PM Abdalla Hamdok's cabinet is contingent on a number of requirements, chief among them, the collaboration between the ...

Marta Vidal

Little hope for Sudanese refugees fleeing violence in Darfur

Already too familiar with the brutality of the Janjaweed, Darfuri refugees are connecting the atrocities committed in Khartoum to the ...

Sudan's violence against protesters casts shadow over power-sharing deal

Munzoul Assal

Sudan's violence against protesters casts shadow over power-sharing deal

Analysis: New violence against protesters has created a difficult situation for both the Forces of Freedom and Change and the ruling military ...

Final Sudan agreement delayed amid new political divisions

The New Arab

Final Sudan agreement delayed amid new political divisions

The draft final agreement between the ruling military junta and the protest movement will be delayed indefinitely, a mediator has said.

The lawyer who is suing Sudan's internet providers

Zeinab Mohammed Salih

The lawyer who is suing Sudan's internet providers

Khartoum-based lawyer Abdelazim al-Hassan filed a case against a blockade imposed on mobile internet services in the wake of a brutal crackdown ...

Sudan court orders end to nationwide internet blackout

The New Arab & agencies

Sudan court orders end to nationwide internet blackout

A court in Sudan on Tuesday ordered telecommunications company Zain to restore internet services in the country, more than a month after they ...

Munzoul Assal

The Arab autocracies blocking Sudan's path to democracy

Comment: Egypt, UAE and Saudi Arabia are working to entrench a brutal military dictatorship in Sudan, writes Munzoul Assal.

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