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Sudan's Cabinet sworn in, first since military ousted former president Omar al-Bashir after pro-democracy protests
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Sudan's Cabinet sworn in, first since military ousted former president Omar al-Bashir after pro-democracy protests

Sudan swore in its first Cabinet since the military ousted autocratic President Omar al-Bashir in April following mass pro-democracy protests

Sudan set to officiate deal for transition to civilian rule on Saturday even as concerns remain over justice for slain protesters
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Sudan set to officiate deal for transition to civilian rule on Saturday even as concerns remain over justice for slain protesters

Sudan's military rulers and protest leaders on Saturday are scheduled to sign a landmark deal reached after a bloody uprising which is meant to pave the way for civilian rule

Sudan ruling generals, protesters agree on power-sharing accord of new governing body after month-long political crisis
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Sudan ruling generals, protesters agree on power-sharing accord of new governing body after month-long political crisis

At least 136 people were killed across Sudan since the raid, including more than 100 on 3 June, according to doctors close to the umbrella protest movement, the Alliance for Freedom and Change.

Sudan crisis: Military council, protesters agree on power-sharing governance after month-long political unrest; 136 people killed in conflict
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Sudan crisis: Military council, protesters agree on power-sharing governance after month-long political unrest; 136 people killed in conflict

Sudan's ruling generals and protest leaders reached an agreement on the disputed issue of a new governing body Friday, in a breakthrough accord aimed at ending the country's months-long political crisis.

Sudan crisis: Egypt to chair African foreign ministers’ meet in Ethiopia today in bid to facilitate direct dialogue between revolting parties
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Sudan crisis: Egypt to chair African foreign ministers’ meet in Ethiopia today in bid to facilitate direct dialogue between revolting parties

Egypt is all set to chair a meeting of foreign ministers from African nations on the Sudan crisis in Ethiopia's Adis Ababa on Thursday. 'The meeting called for by Egypt comes within its efforts to coordinate regional visions that seek to provide a suitable environment, urging different Sudanese parties to resume direct negotiations,' said the Egyptian ministry's spokesman, Ahmed Hafez. Protests, first against the Omar al-Bashir regime and now the Transitional Military Council, have been ongoing since months in Sudan.

Sudan's army urges protesters to resume negotiations on transition of power, people continue demonstrations seeking civilian rule
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Sudan's army urges protesters to resume negotiations on transition of power, people continue demonstrations seeking civilian rule

Sudan's military council on Wednesday urged opposition leaders to resume negotiations on the transition of power but protestors show no sign of stopping demonstrations

Sudan protests: Ousted president Omar-al Bashir makes first public appearance since April after being charged with corruption
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Sudan protests: Ousted president Omar-al Bashir makes first public appearance since April after being charged with corruption

Sudan’s ex-president Omar al-Bashir was charged with corruption-related offences on Sunday, as he appeared in public for the first time since he was overthrown.

Sudan Opposition chief, US demand 'independent, credible' international probe on 3 June protest crackdown that left dozens dead
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Sudan Opposition chief, US demand 'independent, credible' international probe on 3 June protest crackdown that left dozens dead

Thousands of protesters in Sudan, who had camped outside the army headquarters in central Khartoum for weeks, were dispersed in an operation which left dozens dead.

Sudan protests: Leaders agree to end civil disobedience campaign and resume talks with ruling generals
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Sudan protests: Leaders agree to end civil disobedience campaign and resume talks with ruling generals

Protest leaders have agreed to end a campaign of civil disobedience launched after a deadly crackdown on demonstrators and to resume talks with Sudan's ruling generals, an Ethiopian mediator said on Tuesday.

Sudan: Talks suspended between protest leaders and military; Islamist movements back army to maintain Sharia law
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Sudan: Talks suspended between protest leaders and military; Islamist movements back army to maintain Sharia law

The Islamists have also backed the army's demands that the head of Sudan's new governing body be a military figure — putting them at odds with protesters who want civilian rule

Sudan intelligence chief Salih Ghosh resigns day after president Omar al-Bashir toppled by army
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Sudan intelligence chief Salih Ghosh resigns day after president Omar al-Bashir toppled by army

Salih Ghosh had overseen a sweeping crackdown led by NISS agents against protesters taking part in four months of mass demonstations that led up to the toppling of veteran president Omar al-Bashir by the army on Thursday.

'Regime has fallen': Sudan president Omar-al-Bashir ousted by army after months of anti-government protests
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'Regime has fallen': Sudan president Omar-al-Bashir ousted by army after months of anti-government protests

Sudan president Omar al-Bashir was ousted by the army on Thursday, brought down by months of anti-government protests against his three decades of iron-fisted rule.

Xi Jinping offers another $60 billion to African nations, denies engaging in 'debt trap' diplomacy
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Xi Jinping offers another $60 billion to African nations, denies engaging in 'debt trap' diplomacy

Xi Jinping promised development that people on the continent could see and touch, but that would also be green and sustainable.

South Sudan's warring leaders sign peace deal to share power in latest effort to end five-year civil war
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South Sudan's warring leaders sign peace deal to share power in latest effort to end five-year civil war

Sudan's state news agency said that South Sudan's President Salva Kiir and rebel opposition leader Riek Machar have signed a peace deal to share power in a transitional government, the latest effort to end a five-year civil war.

Sudan president Omar al-Bashir fires foreign minister Ibrahim Ghandour after he reveals diplomats unpaid for months
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Sudan president Omar al-Bashir fires foreign minister Ibrahim Ghandour after he reveals diplomats unpaid for months

President Omar al-Bashir on Thursday fired Sudan's foreign minister Ibrahim Ghandour, state media reported, after he said that Sudanese diplomats abroad had been unpaid for months.

Sudan president Omar al-Bashir will not attend Saudi summit with Donald Trump
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Sudan president Omar al-Bashir will not attend Saudi summit with Donald Trump

Cairo: Sudan's state news agency says Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir, who has been indicted for war crimes by the International Criminal Court, will not attend the Islamic Summit in Saudi Arabia where US president Donald Trump is the guest of honour.

Gambia withdraws from International Criminal Court, accuses it of racial discrimination
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Gambia withdraws from International Criminal Court, accuses it of racial discrimination

Gambia has announced its withdrawal from the International Criminal Court, accusing the Hague-based tribunal of the "persecution and humiliation of people of colour, especially Africans".

South Africa's withdrawal from International Criminal Court could spark a domino effect
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South Africa's withdrawal from International Criminal Court could spark a domino effect

South Africa announced Friday that it would withdraw from the International Criminal Court, dealing a major blow to a troubled institution set up to try the world's worst crimes.

South Africa judge bars indicted Sudan President from leaving country
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South Africa judge bars indicted Sudan President from leaving country

A South African judge barred Sudan's indicted president from leaving the country on Sunday.

Sudan probes accusations of 'mass rape' in a Darfur village
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Sudan probes accusations of 'mass rape' in a Darfur village

Under pressure to quash allegations that troops raped 200 women and girls after a soldier disappeared, the government brought reporters to observe the investigation.