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

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

A plan to resist Trump’s Deal of the Century

Abbad Yahya

A plan to resist Trump’s Deal of the Century

The long read: A new book by Palestinian intellectual Azmi Bishara presents a comprehensive strategy to resist Trump and Netanyahu’s widely condemned ‘Deal of the Century’ overwhelmingly rejected by Palestinians.

Sudan says three jailed Bashir aides have virus

The New Arab & agencies

Sudan says three jailed Bashir aides have virus

Three former senior aides to ousted Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir have caught the novel coronavirus in prison.

ICC-accused former <em>Sudanese</em> official tests positive for coronavirus

The New Arab

ICC-accused former Sudanese official tests positive for coronavirus

Ahmed Haroun, a former state governor and minister, is wanted by the International Criminal Court over Darfur war crimes charges.

The New Arab

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.

The New Arab & agencies

Sudan deploys heavy security on anniversary of mass march

The heavy security comes as Sudan marks a year since tens of thousands of protesters gathered in a sprawling sit-in outside the military ...

The New Arab

Sudan to hand ex-dictator Bashir to ICC

Omar al-Bashir is wanted by the ICC on charges of war crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide.

Ariane Lavrilleux

Sudan: How revolutionaries took over neighbourhood committees

Six months after the Constitutional Declaration was signed and the three-year democratic transition started, former ‘popular committees’ ...

Former intelligence chief accused of orchestrating Sudan rebellion

The New Arab

Former intelligence chief accused of orchestrating Sudan rebellion

Intelligence agency buildings were back under government control and airspace reopened in Sudan, as Gen. Mohammad Dagalo accused Salah Gosh of ...

Afnan Hassab Jaffar

Sudan's year long march to democracy and reform

The year 2019 will undoubtedly forever be engraved in the hearts and minds of the people of Sudan who celebrated the start of the New Year ...

Sudan bans newspapers, TV stations over Bashir ties

The New Arab

Sudan bans newspapers, TV stations over Bashir ties

The decision was made by a committee tasked by Sudan's transitional authorities with dismantling institutions linked to Bashir.

The New Arab's 10 biggest stories of 2019

The New Arab

The New Arab's 10 biggest stories of 2019

A revolution in Sudan. A new Turkish offensive in Syria. A controversial citizenship amendment in India. These are The New Arab's top 10 stories ...

Sudan elected chair of East Africa trade bloc

The New Arab

Sudan elected chair of East Africa trade bloc

The top post goes to Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok, who has led efforts towards Sudan's international rehabilitation.

Sudan approves new law 'dissolving' Omar al-Bashir's regime

The New Arab & agencies

Sudan approves new law 'dissolving' Omar al-Bashir's regime

Sudan's new governing authorities have decided to remove Omar Bashir's ousted National Congress Party from the register of ...

The New Arab

Sudan arrests secretary general of Popular Congress Party

Sudanese authorities arrested Secretary General Dr. Ali al-Hajj over his alleged involvement in a 1989 coup that brought ousted President Omar al-Bashir to power.

The New Arab & agencies

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 ...

The New Arab

Former Darfur Janjaweed leader faces court martial in Sudan

Musa Hilal was arrested two years ago after coming into conflict with Omar al-Bashir's regime and influential paramilitary chief Mohammad Hamdan ...

The New Arab & agencies

Feared Sudan paramilitaries move into ousted Bashir HQ​

Sudan's infamous paramilitary forces have taken over the former headquarters of the now-defunct Sudanese National Congress ...

<em>Sudanese</em> protesters take to streets after massacre probe released

The New Arab

Sudanese protesters take to streets after massacre probe released

An official investigation into the 3 June massacre that opposition doctors say killed 127 was released on Saturday, alleging that 87 were killed ...

The New Arab

Sudan opposition reject findings of probe into sit-in dispersal

Sudanese opposition groups have rejected the findings of probe into the deadly June 3 raid on a Sudanese protest camp that has ...

Sudan protesters don't want political parties in government

The New Arab & agencies

Sudan protesters don't want political parties in government

The protesters insist that an upcoming transitional government be made up of experts and technocrats, rather than political parties.

Sudan security forces seize prominent journalist following 'foiled coup'

The New Arab & agencies

Sudan security forces seize prominent journalist following 'foiled coup'

The editor of a leading Sudanese newspaper was detained by security forces on Wednesday as part of a campaign of arrests of ...

Sudan arrests top general, officers over foiled coup

The New Arab & agencies

Sudan arrests top general, officers over foiled coup

The Sudanese military has arrested General Hashim Abdel Mottalib after they foiled his coup attempt to get Bashir back into power.

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