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Here are the 10 most dangerous countries in the world

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Australian-based Institute for Economics and Peace has published at least June the 2019 edition of its Global Peace Index (GPI). The Institute for Economics and Peace, a...
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Sudan’s ousted president stands before public prosecution

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Sudan's ousted president Omar al-Bashir appeared before the public prosecutor's office on corruption charges in Khartoum, where he appeared for the first time in public opinion since he...
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Sudanese prosecutor says Bashir will be tried soon

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Sudan's ousted president Omar al-Bashir will be brought to trial soon after the week-long appeal expires, Sudanese public prosecutor Walid Ahmed Sayed Mahmoud said on Saturday. "Criminal lawsuits related...

Sudan’s military junta says it foiled more than a coup attempt

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Sudan's ruling transitional military junta said on Thursday it had foiled more than a coup attempt in the previous period and some officers had been arrested for breaking...
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UN mission is investigating acts of violence that have killed 17 people in Darfur

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The United Nations peacekeeping mission said on Thursday it was investigating violent incidents this week in the war-torn region of Darfur, which has killed 17 people. The committee said...
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Sudanese police trying to disperse civil disobedience organizers

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Sudanese police fired shots in the air on Sunday to disperse demonstrators trying to erect roadblocks as part of a campaign of civil disobedience called by leaders of...

Sudanese police fire liquefied gas at protesters closing roads

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Sudanese police on Sunday fired tear gas at protesters trying to erect roadblocks on the first day of a national campaign of "civil disobedience" called by leaders of...
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Sudan’s sit-in hit the biggest private hospital in the capital with shock

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- As victims of a sit-in protest began pouring in on a hospital in the Sudanese capital, Khartoum, many former patients begged to leave the hospital after being scared,...
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Ethiopia is trying to broker a solution to the Sudan crisis after violence

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Ethiopia's prime minister sought to mediate a political crisis in Sudan on Friday and urged military rulers and civil disobedience to resolve the impasse that followed the ouster...

Sudanese opposition says it accepts the mediation of the Ethiopian prime minister on conditions

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A coalition of major opposition groups and protesters on Friday said they were open to the Ethiopian prime minister's mediation with the country's military rulers under certain conditions. Among...

UAE minister supports probe into Sudan massacre

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said on Friday that his country was concerned about the "massacre" in Sudan and supported calls for an investigation. Sudan's...

Ethiopian PM meets members of Sudanese opposition coalition

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- He held talks on Friday with members of Sudan's opposition Freedom and Change Forces coalition, Ethiopian Prime Minister Abi Ahmed's office said. "My father expressed Ethiopia's commitment to promoting...
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In the attack on protesters in Sudan – Bullets flying and doctors are facing...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- In anarchy that accompanied the bloody attack on Sudanese protestors at a pro-democracy sit-in in Khartoum on Monday, a man moaned in pain as doctors stitched a wound...

Ministry of Health: Death toll of violence in Sudan rises to 61

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The official death toll from Monday's violence rose to 61, down from 46, the health ministry's under secretary said on Thursday. Of those documented deaths, 52 were from Khartoum,...

Diplomatic source: Ethiopian Prime Minister to visit Sudan for mediation

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Prime Minister Abi Ahmed will visit the Sudanese capital to mediate between the military junta and the opposition alliance over the transition to democracy, a diplomatic source at...

UN has decided to temporarily relocate some of its staff in Sudan

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The United Nations said on Wednesday it was temporarily relocating some of its staff in Sudan because of the security situation in the country, where security forces launched...

Sudanese Ministry of Health says death toll in violence has not exceeded 46

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The death toll from recent violence in the country has reached 46, the official news agency quoted the Undersecretary of Health as saying. She attributed to Dr. Suleiman Abdul-Jabbar,...

Russia: The extremists in Sudan must be curbed

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russia opposes foreign interference in Sudan and authorities there must curb what they call extremists, the Russian media agency said on Thursday. Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov was quoted...
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African Union decides to suspend Sudan until a civilian transitional authority is established

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The African Union (AU) said on Thursday it had immediately suspended Sudan's membership in the continental organization until a civilian transitional authority was established in the country, which...
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Sudan’s military council says elections will be held within nine months

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Sudan's military council chief Abdul Fattah al-Burhan announced on Tuesday that the council had decided to cancel what was previously agreed with the protesters over the transfer of...