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Sudan Struggles To Halt Economic Crisis As Cash Runs Out

AFRICANGLOBE - Many cash machines in the Sudanese capital have run out of banknotes as the government scrambles to prevent economic collapse with a sharp devaluation and emergency austerity measures.

Sudanese President Accuses Egypt Of Backing Opponents

AFRICANGLOBE - Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir accused the Egyptian government of harbouring and backing Sudanese opposition figures fighting his troops, in remarks broadcast on Sunday. In his first such accusation against Cairo, Bashir said in an interview broadcast by Al-Arabiya that Sudanese opposition figures were "backed by Egyptian intelligence services".

Sudan: Al Bashir To Appoint PM For The First Time Since...

AFRICANGLOBE - Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir is to appoint a prime minister, reinstating a post abolished after he came to power in a 1989 Islamist-backed coup, officials said on Wednesday. Bashir himself had abolished the post of premier after he led a bloodless coup almost three decades ago against then premier Sadiq al-Mahdi with the help of Islamist leader Hassan al-Turabi.

Remember That Genocide In Darfur?: Sudan’s Arab Govt Now Using Chemical...

AFRICANGLOBE - A new report from Amnesty International accuses the Sudanese government of launching chemical weapons attacks against civilians in the western region of Darfur, causing the deaths of an estimated 200-250 people – and wounding hundreds more – from exposure since January 2016.

Darfur: ‘They Raped Us All Night. I’m Still Sick’

AFRICANGLOBE - It is around sunset, normally a quiet time in Tabit, a market village in North Darfur that hosts around 7,000 people. A young woman in her twenties, Mahassan, is preparing perfumes for a wedding together with three friends. Suddenly, ten soldiers enter the compound. They start dragging the women outside into the street. Each of them is raped multiple times.

ICC Shelves Darfur Case For Lack Of UN Support

AFRICANGLOBE - The International Criminal Court's prosecutor said on Friday that she had shelved an investigation into war crimes in Sudan's Darfur region for lack of action by the United Nations Security Council to push for arrests.

War Criminal Bashir Claim Darfur Peacekeepers Protect Rebels

AFRICANGLOBE - Sudanese President and fugitive war criminal Omar al-Bashir on Sunday said that the international peacekeeping mission in the western Sudanese Darfur region had protected the region's rebels, not its civilian population.

Sudan: Mass Rape Of 200 Girls In Darfur

AFRICANGLOBE - More than 200 women and girls were collectively raped in their village on Friday evening, reportedly by Sudanese soldiers belonging to a military garrison south of El Fasher in North Darfur. 80 of the victims were schoolgirls, 105 were unmarried girls. The other victims were married women.

Ex-Staff Accuses UN Of Failure In Darfur

AFRICANGLOBE - The United Nations-African Union force in Darfur (Unamid) has failed to carry out its mission of protecting civilians and has lied about its actions, the force’s former spokeswoman has said.

Sudanese Government Renews Scorched Earth Policy In Darfur

AFRICANGLOBE - The Sudanese Air Force has been bombarding areas in Um Baru locality from Friday until Monday. Elements of the Rapid Support Forces (Janjaweed) attacked various areas in Kutum locality in North Darfur.

Khartoum Behind Fresh Wave of Violence Over Gold in Darfur –...

AFRICANGLOBE - A new report argues that the Sudanese government's struggle for control of Darfur's gold resources, rather than inter-tribal conflicts is behind the recent surge in violence in the war-torn western region.

Arab Genocide In Africa And The Rape Of African Land

AFRICANGLOBE - The Arab genocide taking place in Darfur as seen through the eyes of an American witness and who has since returned to the U.S. to take action to stop it. In Sudan an Arab run minority government back by Egyptian and Gulf Arab states is systematically executing a plan to rid the country of its African citizens.

Govt Forces Need to Stop Attacking Civilians in Darfur – Amnesty...

AFRICANGLOBE - Elements of government forces, along with armed Arab militias, are carrying out multiple large-scale attacks against African civilians in North Darfur in what represents the worst instance of violence in recent years, Amnesty International says in a briefing today.

Militia Assaults Continue in North Darfur Town, Two Dead

AFRICANGLOBE - The town of Kabkabiya in North Darfur has witnessed frequent assaults by pro-government Arab militias known as Janjaweed in the past week.

30.000 Flee Rebels, Government Clashes In Darfur

AFRICANGLOBE - More than 30.000 people fled their homes in Golo and Guldo towns in Central Darfur, because of clashes in the region between government troops and its militias against rebels, The United Nations say. According to a UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) report, about 2.800 people escaped to a camp in Nertiti on Thursday, 10 January.

Rebels Ambush Sudanese Military Convoy in North Darfur

Two Darfur rebel groups said they destroyed a Sudanese military convoy after an ambush held on Friday in the road linking the capitals of...
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