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June 5 - 2020 KHARTOUM

Sudan government commemorates June 3 massacre

On Thursday, the gardens of the Republican Palace in Khartoum witnessed a symbolic vigil in commemoration of the violent dismantling of the sit-in in front of the army command...
June 5 - 2020 KHARTOUM

Staple food prices continue to increase in Sudan

Because of the continuing economic crisis in Sudan and Covid-19 containment measures, staple food prices continued to increase more rapidly than normal last month, the UN Office...
June 5 - 2020 KHARTOUM / KASSALA / EL FASHER / PORT SUDAN

Coronavirus: 5,714 cases recorded in Sudan, Unamid continues to support govt.

Yesterday, the Sudanese Ministry of Health reported 215 new Covid-19 patients, bringing the total number of cases in the country to 5,714. Dozens of Unamid peacekeepers have been...
June 4 - 2020 KHARTOUM / ED DAMER

Shortage of medics leads to closure of hospitals in Sudan

Sudan’s Minister of Information reported on Wednesday that many public and private hospitals in the country are closed due to a shortage of medical staff. Khartoum is working to...
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UN Security Council establishes new mission in Sudan

June 5 - 2020 NEW YORK / KHARTOUM

On Wednesday, the UN Security Council decided to set up a United Nations Integrated Transition Assistance Mission in Sudan (Unitams). The mandate of Unamid was extended until December 31. According to PM Abdallah Hamdok, the new mission will help rebuild the country in a way similar to the Marshall Plan.

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June 4 - 2020 JEBEL MARRA

Rebel group denies attack on Sudan army in Darfur’s Jebel Marra

The Sudan Liberation Movement under the leadership of Abdelwahid El Nour (SLM-AW) has contradicted news about an attack on government forces in western Jebel Marra on Tuesday. In...

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June 5 - 2020 NEW YORK / KHARTOUM

UN Security Council establishes new mission in Sudan

UN Security Council (Kim Haughton / UN)
On Wednesday, the UN Security Council decided to set up a United Nations Integrated Transition Assistance Mission in Sudan (Unitams). The mandate of Unamid was extended until December...
Khartoum International Airport (Wikipedia)
June 1 - 2020 KHARTOUM / EL GEDAREF / HAYA / SINKAT / EL GENEINA / EL OBEID / EL SHAMBATA / WAD MADANI / KASSALA

Coronavirus: Airports remain closed in Sudan

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June 5 - 2020 NEW YORK / KHARTOUM

UN Security Council establishes new mission in Sudan

June 5 - 2020 KHARTOUM / KASSALA / EL FASHER / PORT SUDAN

Coronavirus: 5,714 cases recorded in Sudan, Unamid continues to support govt.

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