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  1. On Native GroundIS the 2012 Election the Last Gasp of White Male Privilege?Read the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    As a onetime foreign correspondent who wrote from places like Northern Ireland, Iran, Pakistan, India, Vietnam and the Philippines, I see the riots in Cairo, the assassination in Benghazi and the friction in U.S-Israeli relations as part of one picture: a portrait of the Middle Eastern world preparing for war between Iran and Israel. There is no glue between the events in Libya and Egypt, and today's demonstrations in Yemen, Morocco, Sudan, Iraq, Iran and Tunisia, except a deluded Israeli-American's amateurish, offensive film about the Prophet Mohammad - in one scene the director has the Prophet put his head between a woman's legs to see for himself there is no "devil" there.

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  2. 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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  3. Launch of new nutritional project to support hard-hit older persons in South SudanRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sudan Tribune

    Nairobi/Juba, Tuesday May 26, 2015: HelpAge International and its partner, the Islamic Relief will on Wednesday, May 27th, 2015launch a three year programme in Juba, South Sudan to support badly malnourished older persons in Warrap State. Funded by the German Government, the project will target to provide food vouchers and/or food baskets to older persons in one of the most affected States by the ongoing internal conflict that has left more than 1.4 million people displaced.

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  4. President Kiir sacks head of national oil company , trade under-secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan president Salva Kiir on Monday issued an order sacking the head of national oil company from his position. According to the order broadcast on the state owned South Sudan Television , the president removed Paul Adong, and replaced him with Joseph Cleto Deng Kuol.

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  5. Spotlight on Oman in Royal Opera House Muscat play on Ibn BattutaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Times of Oman

    Organised by Arabesque International, under the patronage of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry with the support of the Ministry of Tourism, Oman Airport Management Company , Oman Air and Duqm Special Economic Zone Authority, the play is going to portray how Oman was in Ibn Battuta's time and the metamorphosis of the Sultanate after his visit. Photo-Supplied Organised by Arabesque International, under the patronage of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry with the support of the Ministry of Tourism, Oman Airport Management Company , Oman Air and Duqm Special Economic Zone Authority, the play is going to portray how Oman was in Ibn Battuta's time and the metamorphosis of the Sultanate after his visit.

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  6. On Native GroundIS the 2012 Election the Last Gasp of White Male Privilege?Read the original story

    Monday May 25 | American Reporter

    As a onetime foreign correspondent who wrote from places like Northern Ireland, Iran, Pakistan, India, Vietnam and the Philippines, I see the riots in Cairo, the assassination in Benghazi and the friction in U.S-Israeli relations as part of one picture: a portrait of the Middle Eastern world preparing for war between Iran and Israel. There is no glue between the events in Libya and Egypt, and today's demonstrations in Yemen, Morocco, Sudan, Iraq, Iran and Tunisia, except a deluded Israeli-American's amateurish, offensive film about the Prophet Mohammad - in one scene the director has the Prophet put his head between a woman's legs to see for himself there is no "devil" there.

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  7. EU envoy urges young leaders to create better future for SudanRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The European Union ambassador to Khartoum, Thomas Ulicny, has advised Sudanese youth to set their differences aside and create a bright future for a united Sudan that is free from extremism. Ulicny hosted a reception for a group of young Sudanese representing different political forces, civil society organizations, activists and college students on the occasion of EU celebrations of Week Europe and the European Year for Development and the end of the Sudanese Young Leaders program.

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  8. S. Sudan's former detainees expected in Juba next weekRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    An advance team of South Sudan's former political detainees are expected in the country this week, officials from the ruling Sudan People's Liberation Movement said. Former South Sudanese political detainees Ezekiel Lol Gatkuoth, Majak d'Agoot, Pagan Amum and Oyai Deng Ajak at a trial hearing in Juba on 11 March 2014 Anne Itto, the acting secretary general of party, said former cabinet affairs minister, Deng Alor will lead the team, comprising of former finance minister, Kosti Manibe, former justice minister, John Luk and former postal services and telecommunications, Madut Biar.

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  9. Spotlight on Oman in ROHM play on Ibn BattutaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Times of Oman

    Organised by Arabesque International, under the patronage of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry with the support of the Ministry of Tourism, Oman Airport Management Company , Oman Air and Duqm Special Economic Zone Authority, the play is going to portray how Oman was in Ibn Battuta's time and the metamorphosis of the Sultanate after his visit. Photo-Supplied Organised by Arabesque International, under the patronage of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry with the support of the Ministry of Tourism, Oman Airport Management Company , Oman Air and Duqm Special Economic Zone Authority, the play is going to portray how Oman was in Ibn Battuta's time and the metamorphosis of the Sultanate after his visit.

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  10. Rosewood Jeddah celebrates Hijazi RamadanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | AME Info

    The Middle East's leading luxury hotel, Rosewood Jeddah, is preparing to celebrate the Holy Month by highlighting the traditional Saudi Arabian culture through a Hijazi themed Ramadan celebration. The multi award-winning hotel will immerse guests and visitors in Saudi culture as speciality restaurants Habsburg and Noodles are lavishly decorated with artefacts of Hijaz, including the beautiful Fanous , Mashrabiya windows and traditional handicrafts.

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  11. Rights body advocates for citizens participation in transitional justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The South Sudan Human Right Society of Advocacy has embarked on educating the various youths and women who fled or have crossed in neighboring Uganda about issue of transitional justice on post-conflicts in South Sudan. Coalition of civil society members attending the pre-convention workshop organized by Justice Africa in Juba, April 19, 2011 SSHURSA's executive director Biel Boutros Biel told Sudan Tribune their organisation was doing what it could to create awareness among the internally displaced and refugees who left their homes due to conflict on justice issues.

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  12. JEM leader sacks two leading membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The leader of the Justice and Equality Movement , Gibril Ibrahim, relieved two members of the rebel group leadership body. In a decision dated on Saturday 23 May Ibrahim sacked Mansour Arbab Younis, secretary of presidential affairs and Houzaiffa Mahi-Eldin Mohamed secretary of cultural affairs in the rebel group.

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  13. Egypt to reopen Rafah border crossing with Gaza for two daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Al Bawaba

    Egyptian authorities will open the Rafah border crossing for two days on Tuesday and Wednesday allowing passengers to travel from Egypt into Gaza, although not the other way around, Egyptian security sources told Ma'an. Rafah crossing has been the principal connection between Gaza's 1.8 million residents and the outside world since the imposition of an Israeli blockade on the coastal enclave since 2007.

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  14. S. Sudan conflict leaves thousands of civilians without food: MSFRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Medical charity, the MA decins Sans FrontiA res , or Doctors Without Borders, said thousands of civilians in Jonglei, Unity and Upper Nile states have been displaced and left without food and medicines previously provided by non-governmental organizations following the escalation of violence. Thousands of civilians fleeing violence seek shelter at a UN compound in Jonglei state capita Bor In a press conference held in Nairobi on Friday, MSF, the largest medical provider for South Sudanese, said the fighting was "exposing civilians to widespread violence and severely restricting the provision desperately."

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  15. Two US diplomats in Khartoum applaud women tea serversRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Sudan Tribune

    Two female diplomats at the United States embassy in Khartoum have posted a video message expressing sympathy with the Sudanese women who serve tea on the streets. Two American diplomats from the US embassy to Sudan sipping tea on on the River Nile street, The video was released on 21 May 2015 A video recording which has been widely circulated on social media websites showed, Caroline Schneider and Jennie Munoz sitting on the River Nile street in Khartoum sipping tea while they are recording a video message of solidarity with the women.

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  16. Marooned in the DesertRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Slate Magazine

    At 102 years old, Nafla is the oldest resident of Jeziret el Fadl. She was 35 when she and her husband fled Beersheba.

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  17. Sudanese president heads to Saudi Arabia on Wednesday: news agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir will travel to Saudi Arabia on Wednesday for the second time in less than two months, according to a news report. Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir walking with Saudi Arabia's King Salman Bin Abdel Aziz in Riyadh on 25 March 2015 Saudi Arabia state news agency which carried the report said that Bashir will arrive in Riyadh for talks with King Salman Bin Abdelaziz on bilateral relations along with regional and international issues of mutual concern.

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  18. Ethiopian Popular Diplomacy Delegation in SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 16 May 2015 - The development of relations between peoples of various countries is one of the most important foundations for the enhancement of relations between countries on all the regional and international levels. The relations between neighboring countries are of a special significance, particularly the countries of deep-rooted ties and common borders and interests, such as the Sudan and Ethiopia.

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  19. Sudan slams international failure to provide human rights technical assistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudanese justice minister, Mohamed Bushara Dousa Thursday severely criticized the international community for not providing technical assistance to his government to fulfil its human right obligations. Sudan's minister for justice, Mohamed Bushara Dousa, at the 27th session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva on 24 September 2014 In September 2014, the Human Right Council decided to renew the mandate of the independent expert on the situation of human rights in the east African nation to continue his engagement with the Sudanese government to assess, verify and report on the situation of human rights with the view to make recommendations on technical assistance and capacity-building for addressing human rights.

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  20. On Native GroundIS the 2012 Election the Last Gasp of White Male Privilege?Read the original story

    Thursday May 14 | American Reporter

    As a onetime foreign correspondent who wrote from places like Northern Ireland, Iran, Pakistan, India, Vietnam and the Philippines, I see the riots in Cairo, the assassination in Benghazi and the friction in U.S-Israeli relations as part of one picture: a portrait of the Middle Eastern world preparing for war between Iran and Israel. There is no glue between the events in Libya and Egypt, and today's demonstrations in Yemen, Morocco, Sudan, Iraq, Iran and Tunisia, except a deluded Israeli-American's amateurish, offensive film about the Prophet Mohammad - in one scene the director has the Prophet put his head between a woman's legs to see for himself there is no "devil" there.

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