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Comment: The reforms enacted in Sudan do not represent the immediate demands of protesters, and instead signal interference of UAE as a counter-revolutionary force, writes Jonathan Fenton-Harvey.

The Sudan uprising proved that in countries where the army tries to silence opposition, social media is – for civilians – a way to hold people in power accountable.

Sudan calls on Jews to return following leadership changes

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Sudan calls on Jews to return following leadership changes

Sudan’s Minister of Religious Affairs and Endowments Nasruddin Mufreh called on Jews that left the country to return.

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?

The New Arab

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 ...

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Christian woman sworn onto Sudan's transitional council

Aisha Musa Saeed is a Coptic woman who has been elected as the 11th member of Sudan's transitional council.

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Coptic woman sworn onto Sudan's transitional council

Aisha Musa Saeed is a Coptic woman who has been elected as the 11th member of Sudan's transitional council.

The New Arab & agencies

New Sudan sovereign council and prime minister sworn in

Sudan’s 11-member joint civilian-military ruling council, headed by current military ruler General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan was sworn in on ...

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Sudan forms sovereign council to lead transition

The body replaces the Transitional Military Council that took over from longtime ruler Omar al-Bashir when he was forced from power in April ...

Little hope for Sudanese refugees fleeing violence in Darfur

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 ...

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 ...

Sudan's revolutionaries must remove Hemedti by any means necessary

Ali A. Ali

Sudan's revolutionaries must remove Hemedti by any means necessary

Comment: In order to truly win their freedom, the Sudanese must give Hemedti a way out, writes Ali A. Ali.

Sudan military, protesters to sign political deal: African Union

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Sudan military, protesters to sign political deal: African Union

The power-sharing agreement reached last week between Sudan's ruling military junta and the protest movement will be signed on Saturday, the ...

Final Sudan agreement delayed amid new political divisions

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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 ...

The New Arab & agencies

Sudan protesters cancel marches in anticipation of agreement

Plans for protests next week have been called off after a new deal was reached between the transitional military council and Sudan's pro-democracy movement.

Giorgio Cafiero

Sudan's tragic role in Yemen's civil war

Comment: Economic hardship at home has led Sudanese paramilitary forces to fight in the Yemeni civil war as mercenaries for the Saudi-led ...

The New Arab & agencies

EU blames Sudan military council for deadly crackdown

The EU on Monday blamed Sudan's military authorities for a bloody crackdown on protesters that left dozens of people dead, demanding a full ...

Malia Bouattia

As Algerians, we stand with Sudan

Comment: Algerian protesters have made it clear that both countries' revolutions are part of one and the same struggle for freedom and against ...

Sudan: Who is Hemedti? The man behind the massacres

Sarra Majdoub

Sudan: Who is Hemedti? The man behind the massacres

Comment: Hemedti could become a Frankenstein's monster, annihilating any hope of a new Sudan, and turning against those who enabled his rise, ...

The New Arab

Second Algeria former prime minister detained in graft probe

The supreme court decision against the ally of ex-President Abdelaziz Bouteflika comes a day after another former premier, Ahmed Ouyahia, was ...

Arab despots come for Khartoum

Abdelwahab El-Affendi

Arab despots come for Khartoum

Comment: In Sudan, anti-democratic regional powers apply a military crackdown method tried and tested in Egypt, writes Abdelwahab El-Affendi.

Will bad press focus Congress' attention on Saudi Arabia?

Marcus Montgomery

Will bad press focus Congress' attention on Saudi Arabia?

Comment: Less than a year after Khashoggi's murder, Saudi Arabia continues to act with impunity in Yemen and Sudan. It's time for Congress to ...

Algerian motor tycoon arrested amid anti-corruption campaign

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Algerian motor tycoon arrested amid anti-corruption campaign

Algerian authorities have arrested Mahieddine Tahkout, a car tycoon close to Bouteflika who owned factories which assembled Korean cars, amid an ...

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