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August 17 - 2017 KHARTOUM / EAST DARFUR

UN High Commissioner concludes Sudan visit

The Sudan Minister for Foreign Affairs, Professor Ibrahim Ghandour on Wednesday received the visiting United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, who was on...
August 17 - 2017 SINGA / EL GEDAREF / SENNAR

Cholera: New deaths and infections across Sudan

Singa Hospital in Sudan’s Sennar received 16 new cases of cholera during the first half of this week. A woman has died before she could be transferred to hospital, and nine others...
August 17 - 2017 WEST KORDOFAN

Mixed feelings over arms collection in Sudan’s West Kordofan

The residents of West Kordofan have greeted the decision by Sudan’s President Omar Al Bashir to collect weapons with mixed reactions.
August 17 - 2017 EL GEDAREF

Farmers: Increasing conflicts in Sudan’s El Gedaref ‘a time bomb’

Farmers in Sudan’s El Gedaref state, which is highly important for the country’s agricultural output, have warned of increasing conflicts between pastoralists and farmers in the...

Musa Hilal: ‘Darfur Border Guards will not integrate with RSF’

August 17 - 2017 DARFUR

Musa Hilal, head of the Revolutionary Awakening Council, and chief of the Mahameed clan, has strongly defended the Darfuri Border Guards militia and renewed his refusal to integrate it to the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) led by Lieutenant General Mohamed Hamdan (Hemeti).

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August 17 - 2017 RED SEA STATE

Sudan’s Eastern Front ex-combatants repeat unmet demands

The Beja Congress committee for the demobilised in Sudan’s Red Sea state yesterday raised a memorandum to the state governor renewing their demand that all demobilised combatants...

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August 13 - 2017 NYALA / EL MAHAS

Darfur displaced call on Sudan govt. to declare cholera epidemic

Médecins Sans Frontières rapidly scales up response to contain cholera outbreak in South Sudan (MSF)
Cholera continues to spread in South Darfur and Northern State. The leadership of the Darfur Displaced and Refugees Association has urged the Sudanese authorities to officially...
An improvised cholera ward in White Nile state (AP)
August 14 - 2017 SENNAR / CENTRAL DARFUR

Six cholera patients die, 48 new cases recorded in Sudan

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