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Handouk from the UN economist to the prime minister in Sudan

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Abdalla Hamdok, who was sworn in as prime minister in Sudan on Wednesday evening, is a veteran economist who will have to make every effort to revive the...
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Omar al-Bashir charges for corruption

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The trial of ousted Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, who has ruled Sudan for 30 years on corruption charges, began on Monday as the transition to a civilian...
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Omar al-Bashir appears in court on charges of corruption

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Sudan's ousted president Omar al-Bashir, who has ruled Sudan for 30 years, arrived at the court on Monday in Khartoum where his trial began on corruption charges. Bashir,...
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Sudan’s protesters denounce the murals of their movement in Khartoum

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Sudanese protest movement on Wednesday denounced the scans of murals symbolizing its movement across Khartoum, calling on the military council to stop its removal campaign and...
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Sudan extends cease-fire with southern rebels

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Sudanese and southern Sudanese officials agreed late on Saturday with a leader of a union of armed factions operating along the common border to extend a ceasefire...
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Immigrants who survived the drowning in Libya are waiting silently

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The survivors of one of the worst tragedies of the Mediterranean are waiting for them to be transferred to a migrant center, while their sad faces look...
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Hundreds of students demonstrate in central Khartoum demanding accountability for the deaths of their...

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Hundreds of students demonstrated in downtown Khartoum on Tuesday demanding a civilian rule and holding those responsible for the deaths of their colleagues in the midst of...
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Sudanese women continue to fight for equality after the overthrow of the regime

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Sudanese woman lawyer and human rights activist Amani Osman, who spent seven hours in a cold cell and 40 days in prison for demonstrating against the Sudanese...
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Hundreds marched in Khartoum to “commemorate the martyrs” of the revolution

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Hundreds of Sudanese marched on a main square in Khartoum on Thursday to "commemorate the martyrs" of the uprising that has killed more than 200 people since...
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Sudan: Military Council and protest leaders sign a “historic” political agreement

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- After intense nighttime talks, a political agreement document was signed Wednesday between the leaders of the protests in Sudan and the ruling junta. The document would determine how...
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Million in Sudan to demand justice and punishment for the dead

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Sudanese Workers' Rally announced the organization of a two million convoy on Saturday, dubbed the "Justice First" parade and coinciding with 40 days of the deaths of...
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Sudanese opposition begins the first day of strike

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Sudan's opposition alliance and protest groups began a strike on Tuesday amid mounting tension with the military junta governing the transition to democracy. Dozens of Sudanese crowded into their...
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Military in Sudan declared readiness to create a civilian government

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A civilian government in Sudan can be formed within three months with the participation of all Sudanese forces, said Mohammed Hamdan, deputy head of the transitional military council,...
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Islamists in Sudan support the military to avoid political exclusion

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- For five months of protests against ousted President Omar al-Bashir, the Islamists have not been part of the scene in Sudan until they finally move to denounce Islamic...
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The price of bread in Sudan did not decline despite the fall of Bashir

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- As the sun sets in Khartoum, a group of men go to a bakery in the Sudanese capital to buy bread before breaking their Ramadan fast. "The price of...
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Russia reveals the terms of a military agreement concluded with Sudan

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Moscow on Friday unveiled the main provisions of the Russian-Sudanese military agreement to facilitate the entry of warships to the ports of the two countries, which came into...
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Sudan’s military junta and opposition are resuming talks

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Sudan's ruling transitional military junta resumed talks late on Sunday with a coalition of protest and opposition groups pressing for a quick transition to civilian rule. Both sides said...
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Protest leaders in Sudan regret stop negotiations and continue sit-in

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Leaders of Sudan's protest movement on Thursday expressed regret at the decision by the military junta to suspend negotiations with them over the transitional period but vowed to...
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Sudanese opposition is concerned about the violence against civilians in the sit-in

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The forces of the Declaration of Freedom and Change expressed their concern about the violent incidents and the blatant attacks on the sit-in and various areas of the...
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Sudan: Attorney General charges Omar al-Bashir with complicity and incitement to kill demonstrators

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Sudan's public prosecutor has charged former President Omar Hassan Ahmad al-Bashir and others with complicity and incitement to kill demonstrators in recent events. The Public Prosecutor's Office directed in...