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February 5 - 2016 ZALINGEI

Displaced stage demo against war, referendum in Central Darfur

Displaced people from three camps in Central Darfur State staged a peaceful demonstration on Friday, condemning the aerial bombardments and shelling by government forces on areas...
February 5 - 2016 GENEVA

UN expert urges protection of Darfuris in Jebel Marra

Aristide Nononsi, UN Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in Sudan, called for an immediate end to the hostilities in Jebel Marra. Tens of thousands of civilians...
February 5 - 2016 KUTUM / NYALA

Abductions sow unrest in North and South Darfur

Militiamen have terrorised the population in Kutum, North Darfur, by opening fire on people and attempts of abduction. In the Nyala, merchants have been violently abducted from...

Sudan: Pound hits record low, bread shortage

Amid the high cooking gas prices, people in El Gedaref and Kassala suffer from a severe bread shortage, and the Sudanese pound hit a record low against the US Dollar in the black...

Children starve high in Darfur's Jebel Marra

February 5 - 2016 JEBEL MARRA / NIERTETI / TUR

Eleven children reportedly died of malnutrition while taking shelter in one of the highest peaks in Jebel Marra, at the end of January. Three women died at childbirth. Returning militiamen spark fear among residents in western Jebel Marra.

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February 5 - 2016 KHARTOUM

Campaign against Darfur referendum: Sudan's opposition

The Sudanese Congress Party has rejected the government's direction to hold a referendum on the administrative status of Darfur in April and threatened to hold an anti-referendum...

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January 31 - 2016 KHARTOUM

‘Unamid exit will exacerbate crises in Darfur’: SDFG

A peacekeeper in Tawila, North Darfur, where the presence of militia troops has led to a volatile security situation and displacement, 10 February 2015 (Hamid Abdulsalam/Unamid)
If Unamid would leave conflict-torn Darfur, the severe protection and humanitarian crises in the region will increase to a large extent, the Sudan Democracy First Group (SDFG)...
Sudan Women’s Solidarity Movement (SWSM) protest against the government policies, 4 February 2016 (RD).
February 4 - 2016 KHARTOUM NORTH

Sudan security detains 17 women in Khartoum


January 31 - 2016 AMSTERDAM

In Memoriam: Amel Hamza, Radio Dabanga

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