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July 31 - 2015 EL GEDAREF

Two doctors, journalists arrested at protest in eastern Sudan

Doctors and medical staff in a hospital in El Gedaref, eastern Sudan, laid down their work completely on Thursday following the detention of two doctors by the security apparatus....
July 31 - 2015 EAST JEBEL MARRA

Two killed by lightning in Darfur's Jebel Marra

Two herders died, and another was wounded when they were struck by lightning in East Jebel Marra on Thursday. A number of their cows died, too. A shepherd from the area told...
July 31 - 2015 ZALINGEI / EL GENEINA

Displaced refuse to obey Darfur Authority and leave camps

Displaced people living in Central Darfur state have rejected the project for the voluntary return of the displaced population, set up by the Darfur Regional Authority. “None of...
July 31 - 2015 UM DUKHUN

Shooting between soldiers, militiamen in Central Darfur

Two government troops and two gunmen were injured in a clash in Um Dukhun locality, Central Darfur, on Thursday afternoon. The incident occurred when armed men, said to be pro-government...

New militant settlers rape farmers in East Jebel Marra

July 31 - 2015 TABIT / DOLMA

Sexual violence by gunmen against women who need to tend farms escalated this week, as nine were raped near Tabit and Dolma in East Jebel Marra. There were under-aged among the victims. A relative of one...

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July 31 - 2015 KORI BOKADI

Gold workers face water crisis at Chad-Libya border

Thousands of gold prospectors in seven mines in the desert area of the Chadian-Libyan border are out of drinking water now their supply from Libya has come to a halt. One of...

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July 27 - 2015 PORT SUDAN

Eastern Sudan’s Beja threaten to take up arms against Khartoum

Eastern Front combatants, 2007 (Christopher Milner/Pulitzer Center)
The National Beja Congress may take up arms again if the provisions laid out in the 2006 Eastern Sudan Peace Agreement (ESPA) are not implemented soon. Sheiba Dirar, chairman...
Women in colourful dresses in Darfur (file photo)
July 28 - 2015 EAST JEBEL MARRA

Multiple rapes in Darfur's Jebel Marra

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