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Sudanese army and civilians seal interim power-sharing deal

Aug 17 2019

KHARTOUM Sudan's main opposition coalition and the ruling military council on Saturday signed a final power-sharing deal that paves the way for a transitional government, and eventually elections, following the overthrow of long-time leader Omar al-Bashir. | Video

Sudan opposition to nominate economist Abdalla Hamdok as PM: sources

Aug 15 2019

KHARTOUM Sudan's main opposition alliance will nominate Abdalla Hamdok, an economist who has served in international institutions, to be prime minister in the country's transitional government, opposition sources said on Thursday.

U.S. not ready to remove Sudan from sponsors of terrorism list

Aug 07 2019

KHARTOUM The United States still needs to resolve longstanding issues with Sudan before it can consider removing it from its list of state sponsors of terrorism, a senior State Department official said on Wednesday.

Sudan factions initial pact ushering in transitional government

Aug 04 2019

KHARTOUM Sudan's military rulers and the main opposition coalition initialed a constitutional declaration on Sunday, paving the way for a transitional government following the overthrow of long-time leader Omar al-Bashir.

Sudanese factions agree plan to pave way for transitional government

Aug 03 2019

KHARTOUM Sudan's military rulers and the main opposition coalition reached an agreement paving the way for a new transitional government on Saturday, the African Union said, after lengthy negotiations following the fall of veteran leader Omar al-Bashir. | Video

Four killed in renewed Sudan protests, opposition medics say

Aug 01 2019

KHARTOUM At least four protesters were killed and many injured by gunfire in the Sudanese city of Omdurman on Thursday, opposition medics said, as hundreds of thousands took to the streets to pile pressure on the country's military rulers.

Sudan's military rulers, opposition to hold transition talks within 48 hours: opposition

Jul 31 2019

KHARTOUM Negotiators from Sudan's ruling military council and main opposition coalition have made progress on the sticking points in discussions on the transition from military rule and are set to hold direct talks within 48 hours, an opposition leader said.

Sudan military says it thwarts coup attempt, arrests senior officers

Jul 25 2019

KHARTOUM Sudan's military said on Wednesday that it had thwarted a coup attempt and arrested an unspecified number of senior officers in connection with a plot to restore the party of ousted President Omar al-Bashir to power. | Video

Sudan protesters take over square where Bashir challenged uprising

Jul 18 2019

KHARTOUM Sudanese demonstrators on Thursday rolled out a banner honoring fallen protesters over a square where ousted president Omar al-Bashir held a large rally in his final months in power, a symbolic move that left some in tears.

Thousands demonstrate in Sudan to mark 40 days since deadly crackdown

Jul 13 2019

KHARTOUM Tens of thousands demonstrated in cities across Sudan on Saturday, witnesses said, to mark 40 days since security forces killed dozens when they stormed a protest camp in the capital Khartoum.

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