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  1. US coastal guard delegation expresses willingness to assist Sudan in port securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sudan Tribune

    The head of the visiting US Coast Guard delegation said that his country is prepared to help Sudan strengthen security measures in Port Sudan. Sudanese officials said that the delegation which arrived two days was to hold discussions on several common issues pertaining to the implementation of the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code.

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  2. Sudan, UNHCR & IOM sign on new strategy to combat human traffickingRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sudan Tribune

    UN's resident coordinator in Sudan, Geert Cappelaere, said "very concerned" by reports about significant displacement of civilians in Blue Nile state where the government forces carry out a military campaign on the May 26, 2015 - A food shipment from the United States Agency for International Development arrived in Port Sudan on Tuesday for distribution among the needy population in various parts of the country.

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  3. U.S. Contribution Helps Conflict-Affected And Vulnerable People In...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | AlertNet

    PORT SUDAN The United Nations World Food Programme today welcomed a new food contribution from the United States Agency for International Development that is enough to feed 1.8 people for three months. Today the U.S. vessel Liberty Grace docked in Port Sudan carrying 47,500 metric tons of sorghum, a household food staple in Sudan.

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  4. US coast guard delegation arrives in Port SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    A team from the United States Coast Guard has arrived Monday in Sudan's coastal city of Port Sudan within the framework of cooperation between the two sides. Last week, the director general of Sudan's Sea Ports Corporation , Jalal al-Din Mohamed Shulia, said that a high-level delegation from the US Coast Guard will arrive in Port Sudan to continue discussions on several common issues pertaining to the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code.

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  5. US food shipment arrives in SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    A food shipment from the United States Agency for International Development arrived in Port Sudan on Tuesday for distribution among the needy population in various parts of the country. US charge d'affaires in Sudan Jerry Lanier shaking hands with World Food Programme official Margot VanderVelden in Port Sudan May 26, 2015 The United Nations World Food Programme received the US contribution of 47,500 tons of sorghum that will be delivered to people mainly in Darfur and eastern Sudan.

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  6. .com | US sends huge food aid shipment to SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | News24

    Nearly 50 000 tons of US food aid bound for areas of Sudan affected by conflict arrived in the country on Tuesday, the UN World Food Programme said. "The US vessel Liberty Grace docked in Port Sudan carrying 47 500 tons of sorghum, a household food staple in Sudan," the WFP said in a statement.

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  7. Ethiopia, Sudan sign to import oil via Port Sudan - Friday, 22 May 2015 06:05Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Walta Information Centre

    Ethiopia has signed a deal with Sudan to import oil products through the country's Red Sea outlet of Port Sudan. The executive director of the Ethiopian Petroleum Supplier Enterprise Haile Mariam signed the agreement with Sudan's investment minister Mustafa Osman Ismail in the Sudanese capital Khartoum late Wednesday.

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  8. Cakeages is worth 15 points in Scrabble - Six Things You Need to Know TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    As long as you can find your 3D specs! - Read full story here. - It's now 30 years since the release of such classic films as Back to the Future, The Breakfast Club and The Goonies.

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  9. Sudanese-Saudi joint committee starts meetings in KhartoumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Sudan Tribune

    The joint Sudanese-Saudi agricultural ministerial committee has commenced meetings in Khartoum Tuesday to discuss bilateral economic cooperation in various fields. Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir and Saudi Arabia's King Salman Bin Abdel Aziz meet in Riyadh on 25 March 2015 Sudan's minister of agriculture and irrigation, Ibrahim Mahmoud Hamid, stressed Khartoum's readiness to establish deep and strategic relations with Saudi Arabia for the benefit of the two peoples.

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  10. Senior US coast guard delegation to visit Sudan: officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Sudan Tribune

    The director general of Sudan's Sea Ports Corporation , Jalal al-Din Mohamed Shulia, said that a high-level team from the United States Coast Guard will arrive in Port Sudan during the upcoming days. In statements to the Khartoum-based Al-Sudani newspaper on Saturday, Shulia said the visit of the US team comes within the framework of the constructive cooperation between the two sides and to continue discussions on several common issues pertaining to the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code.

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  11. Two Iranian warships dock in the Sudanese Red Sea city of Port Sudan on December 8, 2012.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | CNN

    The incident occurred on Friday when four Iranian naval vessels surrounded the U.S.-flagged Maersk Kensington in the Strait of Hormuz. The episode came ahead of an encounter Tuesday in which Iran Revolutionary Guard patrol boats fired shots at a commercial cargo ship and then intercepted the vessel, the Marshall Islands-flagged M/V Maersk Tigris, which was also crossing the Strait of Hormuz.

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  12. Sudan: Election boycott boosts campaign to overthrow regimeRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | Green Left Weekly

    Results for Sudan's parliamentary and presidential elections, held between April 13 and 15 and extended for a further day after low voter turnout, will be announced on April 27. Yet no one doubts the return to government of President Omer al-Bashir and his National Congress Party. The elections were Bashir's latest endeavour to provide a democratic facade to his corrupt and brutal rule.

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  13. Egypt: Sudanese Court Preliminarily Sentences Egyptian Fishermen for Breaching Waters - State AgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    A Sudanese court sentenced 29 Egyptian fishermen and sailors to pay a fine of 5,000 Sudanese pounds each or to two years in jail for anyone who fails to pay, on Thursday, state news agency MENA said. Egyptian Ambassador to Sudan Osama Shaltout was cited by MENA as saying the Egyptian embassy and consulate have both followed the trial sessions, adding that the preliminary sentence handed to the fishermen will be appealed.

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  14. Sudan receives second measles vaccine batch amid outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudan's heath ministry received the second batch measles vaccine doses on Tuesday as heath workers prepare to launch a vaccination campaign in the country. A poster issued by the Sudanese ministry of health and UNICEF for the anti-measles vaccination campaign for 2013 On Monday 6 April, two million measles vaccine doses arrived to Khartoum airport.

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  15. Saudi delegation to arrive in Khartoum on Sunday for talks on agricultural investmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    A high-level technical delegation from Saudi Arabia is set to arrive in Khartoum on Sunday to follow up on the outcome of a previous visit by Saudi minister of agriculture to push for investments in the country, an official here said today. Sudan investment minister Mustafa Osman Ismail attends a news conference at the end of the International Donor Conference for Reconstruction and Development in Darfur, in Doha on April 8, 2013 Sudanese-Saudi relations have witnessed a thaw in recent months after years of tensions over Khartoum's close ties with Tehran that saw Iranian warships dock several times in Port Sudan.

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  16. Sudan: Wheat Shortage On the Minds of Voters in Sudanese Elections, Analysts SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    As Sudanese vote, or don't, in the elections that were extended by one day on Wednesday, one thing is evident: from Khartoum to Darfur, and from Port Sudan to Blue Nile, there is a lack of wheat and a lack of bread. Voter apathy and perhaps no bread has kept voters at home.

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  17. Sudan: Election Wrapped Up With Low TurnoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Sudan has wrapped up the first of three days of presidential elections shunned by the opposition and expected to return incumbent President Omar al-Bashir to power. Voting in the general and presidential elections began at 8am local time on Monday, with more than 13 million people registered to vote at some 11,000 polling stations across the country.

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  18. Sudan wraps up first day of elections with low turnoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Al Jazeera

    Sudan has wrapped up the first of three days of presidential elections shunned by the opposition and expected to return incumbent President Omar al-Bashir to power. Voting in the general and presidential elections began at 8am local time on Monday, with more than 13 million people registered to vote at some 11,000 polling stations across the country.

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  19. SPLM-N shells South Kordofan town on elections dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The rebel Sudanese People's Liberation Movement/North launched rocket attack on Dilling town in South Kordofan state in conjunction with the start of voting in the general elections. In March, SPLM-N general chief of staff, Abdel Aziz Adam el-Hilu, announced a campaign to sabotage elections in South Kordofan state.

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  20. Sudan leader set to extend chaotic rule in lackluster voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    In this Saturday, April 11, 2015 photo, Sudanese boys walk past an election campaign banner in support of President Omar al-Bashir, in Khartoum, Sudan, that reads "community commission in support of nominating Marshal Omar al-Bashir." Nearly 13 million people are registered to vote for president and the 450-member legislative council starting Monday.

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