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  1. We were never allies with Iran, says Sudan FMRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudanese foreign minister Ali Karti vehemently denied that his country was ever an ally of Iran and described reports saying otherwise as baseless and stressed that relations between Khartoum and Tehran did not exceed the traditional diplomatic framework. FILE PHOTO - Former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad hugs Sudan's President Omer Hassan al-Bashir at Khartoum airport Speaking to reporters on Sunday following the return of president Omer Hassan al-Bashir from Sharm el-Sheikh where he participated in the Arab summit, Karti said that what links Sudan to Arab countries is neighborhood and Arabism and that Khartoum is on board in its alliance with the Arabs away from Tehran.

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  2. Sudan sells stake in Coral hotel to KuwaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The government of Kuwait has acquired full ownership of the Sudanese-Kuwaiti Hotels Company in a deal signed today but of which the terms were kept secret. A signing ceremony was held at the Ministry of Finance and National Economy in Khartoum which was attended by the Kuwaiti ambassador Mansour al-Hajri and Sudanese Undersecretary of Finance Abdelrahman Dirar.

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  3. The new war in Yemen has already shifted the tide in the Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Saudi Arabia began a military operation in Yemen on March 25 to counter Iranian-backed Houthi rebels, who have dissolved the Yemeni state and forced president Abd Rabbu Mansur Hadi to flee the country by boat. The operation is a Saudi attempt to reclaim a strategic frontier from its primary regional adversary, or to at least limit Iran's potentially reach into the Arabian peninsula.

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  4. War in Yemen could threaten one of the world's most important oil chokepointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Silicon Alley Insider

    The situation in Aden, a strategically decisive port city on Yemen's southern coast, was so bad that president Adb Rabbu Mansur Hadi reportedly had to flee the city, and the country, by boat rather than by air . This means that Houthi rebels are contesting areas along the Bab el-Mandeb, the straights at the opening of the Red Sea and one of the world's crucial oil chokepoints.

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  5. Sudan says Bashir to visit Saudi Arabia on WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir will travel to Saudi Arabia on Wednesday in a two-day visit for talks with King Salman Bin Abdel Aziz, a newspaper reported on Monday. Sudanese President Omer al-Bashir meets with Saudi crown prince Salman Bin Abdulaziz in Riyadh on 30 September 2014 Abdul Hafiz Ibrahim, Sudan's envoy in Riyadh, told London-based Asharq al-Awsat newspaper that Bashir's trip to Saudi Arabia will bring about a "monumental leap" in supporting the process of cooperation between the two countries as well as promoting integration within the framework of the mutual interests of the two brotherly peoples.

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  6. Bashir satisfied with Sudan's regional tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir used his campaign rally in the coastal city of Port Sudan on the Red Sea to give an assessment of his country's foreign relations. Sudan's President Omar Hassan al-Bashir addresses supporters in Port Sudan, capital of Red Sea State June 21, 2011 Bashir told the crowds on Tuesday evening that Sudan will resolve the outstanding problems with Egypt through negotiations and dialogue.

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  7. Iran's location, arsenal and energy resources make it potentially the region's dominant powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | The Jewish Press

    What U.S. President Barack Obama has achieved is impossible, if not miraculous. He has pushed the Saudis, the Sunni Gulf states, Egypt, and the Israelis into each other's arms.

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  8. African Union sends pre-elections assessment team to SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The chairperson of the African Union Commission , Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, has approved the deployment of a pre-election assessment mission to Sudan ahead of the country's general elections scheduled for 13 April 2015. The AUC said in a statement on Tuesday the overall objective of the mission is to consider the state of preparedness for the polls by all stakeholders and examine the context within which the election will take place to ensure that they are held within the framework of the African Charter on Democracy, Elections and Governance to which Sudan is a signatory.

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  9. East Africa: One-Day Discussion Bears Fruit for Road Travel Between Ethiopia and SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | AllAfrica.com

    Ethiopia is to charge Sudanese public passenger buses 15 dollars as a toll fee while crossing into Ethiopian soil as it travels in from Sudan; the aforementioned fee will also apply for Ethiopian buses crossing Sudanese boarder. This came after an agreement between the two countries, which concluded that the operation of road passengers will commence within 45 days from the date of the signing.

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  10. Eritrean Airlines launches Port Sudan routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Eritrean Airlines on Sunday announced launching a new flight services to Sudan's Red Sea state capital, Port Sudan from Asmara. According to the state-run Eritrean Television the inaugural ceremony was held at the premises of Port Sudan international Airport in the presence of Eritrean minster of Tourism, Askalu Menkorios, Red Sea state officials as well as other Eritrean senior government officials.

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  11. Sudan's Bashir in an aggressive push to mend ties with UAERead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir started a visit to the United Arab Emirates on Saturday aimed at assuring the oil-rich Arab Gulf state that his country could be a strong ally in Abu-Dhabi's war against Islamic terrorist groups. Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir flanked by Abu Dhabi crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan and UAE Vice President Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum in Abu Dhabi February 22, 2015 The 11-member delegation which accompanied Bashir was a clear sign of the importance attached by Khartoum to this trip but also puzzled some observers on the need for an entourage of this size.

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  12. ECAE undertakes inspection of Urea, NPS at Port Djibouti - Monday, 16 February 2015 09:06Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Walta Information Centre

    The Ethiopian Conformity Assessment Enterprise has started inspection of fertilizers at the Port of Djibouti. General Manager of the Enterprise, Teshale Belihu, said that the inspection is primarily done on Urea and NPS fertilizers.

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  13. Ethiopia: ECAE Undertakes Inspection of Urea, NPS At Port DjiboutiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    General manager of the Enterprise, Teshale Belihu, said that the inspection is primarily done on Urea and NPS fertilizers. Agricultural Input Supply Enterprise is the major body that ordered the inspection since it is the sole importer of the agricultural inputs.

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  14. Ethiopia to Use Somaliland's Berbera PortRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2015 | Marine News

    Ethiopia is to start using the Port of Berbera of Somaliland this month on an agreement reached between the two countries on January 29, 2015, while the use of Port Sudan has started by the importation of 50,000tn of fertilizer. Ethiopia is distributes its cargo among neighboring countries' ports as the country needs alternative ports aside that of Djibouti.

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  15. Secret Iranian Unit Ships Illegal Weapons Throughout Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    A covert cell operating under the Iranian government is fueling the bloodshed throughout the Middle East and North Africa, Fox News revealed Thursday. Unit 190, a secret arm of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard's Quds Force made up of about two-dozen employees, has for years smuggled arms to these conflict zones, the network said.

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  16. Ethiopia to use Bebera Port - Thursday, 12 February 2015 06:38Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Walta Information Centre

    Ethiopia will start using the Port of Berbera this month as per the agreement the two countries concluded in late January 2015. Currently in addition to Port Djibouti Ethiopia started using Port Sudan for the import of 50,000 tons of fertilizer.

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  17. Ethiopia: Ethiopia Distributes Its Cargo Among Neighbouring Countries' PortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    In the wake of Ethiopia issuing bonds, it has come to the realization that it may need alternative ports aside that of Djibouti. Ethiopia is to start using the Port of Berbera this month on an agreement reached between the two countries on January 29, 2015, while the use of Port Sudan has started by the importation of 50,000tn of fertilizer.

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  18. Saving Bulgarian, Sudanese birds from electrocutionRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | Dear Kitty

    On 27 January, the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds and the BirdLife Partnership were rewarded with the Renewables-Grid-Initiative "Good Practice Award" in the environmental protection category. The award, presented at RGI's annual conference in Brussels, recompenses the NGOs' work on preventing bird deaths due to electrocution and collision with power lines in Bulgaria and Sudan .

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  19. Bashir and Deby discuss security situation in Libya and CARRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudanese president Omer al-Bashir and his Chadian counterpart Idris Deby said they discussed the situation in Libya and Central African Republic and vowed to maintain historical relations between the two neighbouring countries. Bashir and Deby told reporters they discussed the security situation in neighbouring countries and Nigeria where the Chadian troops took part in a military campaign involving several African armies to fight Boko Haram, a terrorist group operating in northern Ngeria.

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  20. Ethiopia telecoms director visits Sudatel - Tuesday, 20 January 2015 07:05Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 20 January 2015 - A high level delegation from Ethiopia's telecommunication agency led by its General Manager and some of its senior executive officers are visiting Sudatel. Engineer Tariq Hamza Chief Executive Officer of Sudatel Group has elaborated that Sutdatel via its strategic infrastructure will be a major helping hand to those working in the Ethiopia Telecommunication agency, by connecting them with internet gates particularly after the Sudanese Galabat Town and Ethiopian Galabat town have been directly connected to the cable reaching Port Sudan city.

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