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Anti-normalisation protesters in Khartoum took to the streets on Saturday to stand against the country's recent normalisation deal with Israel.

Sudan has been de-blacklisted and given access to $1 billion in financing from the World Bank as the northeast African state signs to normalise relations with Israel

Normalisation with Israel: Could Sudan be next?

Munzoul Assal

Normalisation with Israel: Could Sudan be next?

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

Dozens arrested in Sudan protests marking power-sharing anniversary

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Dozens arrested in Sudan protests marking power-sharing anniversary

Protesters were met with tear gas and rubber bullets as they marched to address their demands to the prime minister.

UN urges Egypt, Ethiopia to cooperate in Nile dispute

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UN urges Egypt, Ethiopia to cooperate in Nile dispute

The UN urged Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan to "work together" to resolve differences over Addis Ababa's Nile River mega-dam which has been a ...

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Egypt blames Ethiopia for stalling Nile dam talks

Egypt's President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi strongly condemned Ethiopia for 'stalling' negotiations over the Nile dam.

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Sudan PM urges UN support to ease democratic transition

Peace with rebel groups operating in Darfur, Blue Nile and South Kordofan is among the stated goals of Sudan's transitional government.

Mel Plant

Sudan's rapprochement with Israel exposes weakness of democratic transition

A secretive meeting between Israel's Netanyahu and Sudan's Burhan has put the nature of the country's transitional government under the ...

The New Arab & agencies

Sudan's Burhan met Israel PM to 'protect national security'

Burhan's first remarks about the meeting in Uganda, talks that surprised even Sudan's cabinet, came after he briefed the northeast African ...

Sudan PM makes historic visit to rebel-held south

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Sudan PM makes historic visit to rebel-held south

The visit by Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok marks the first by a senior government official in at least nine years.

A Yemeni journalist

Sudan begins to withdraw its soldiers from Yemen's quagmire

Analysis: Sudan's involvement in Yemen's war as a part of the Saudi-led coalition has costed them hundreds of lives. Could Khartoum be ...

Nile States agree on January deadline for dispute resolution

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Nile States agree on January deadline for dispute resolution

Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan have set a 15 January deadline for resolving a growing dispute over a dam Ethiopia is building which could deprive ...

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 ...

Could Sudan's new foreign minister be a woman?

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Could Sudan's new foreign minister be a woman?

Asma Mohammed Abdullah, a former ambassador at the foreign ministry, was among three officials nominated by Prime Minister Abdullah Hamdouk to ...

Crowds fill Khartoum's streets to hail 'new Sudan'

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Crowds fill Khartoum's streets to hail 'new Sudan'

All day, gaggles of Sudanese men and women, young and old, converged on the Friendship Hall, where the documents that will shape the country's ...

The New Arab & agencies

Sudan generals, protest leaders sign historic power-sharing deal

The agreement follows nearly eight months of protests - initially against longtime autocrat Omar al-Bashir, who fell in April, and then against the military council that deposed him.

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 ...

The New Arab & agencies

Egypt hosts Sudan protest leaders ahead of landmark deal

Egypt hosted Sudanese protest leaders just before they are due to sign a power-transfer agreement with Khartoum's military ruling power.

The New Arab

Sudan protest leaders will not join transitional council

The Sudanese Professionals Association said it will not participate in the new sovereign council, but will act as a 'watchdog and guard'.

Sudan factions commit to implementing transition deal: US official

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Sudan factions commit to implementing transition deal: US official

US Undersecretary for Political Affairs David Hale said he received "very strong pledges of commitment" from both Sudan's military rulers and ...

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Sudan generals, protest leaders ink constitutional declaration

The agreement builds on a landmark July 17 power-sharing deal and provides for a joint civilian-military ruling body to oversee the formation of ...

Sudan protesters, army finalise power-sharing deal

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Sudan protesters, army finalise power-sharing deal

Thousands of jubilant Sudanese took to the streets of the capital Khartoum when the deal was announced to celebrate the prospect of a ...

Sudan generals, protest leaders agree constitutional <em>declaration</em>: African Union

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Sudan generals, protest leaders agree constitutional declaration: African Union

An African Union mediator said meetings will be held to discuss a formal signing ceremony after Sudan's ruling generals and protest leaders ...

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 ...

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