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  1. Sudan: Ruling Party to Name Presidential CandidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Sudan's ruling National Congress Party's Leadership Council will meet on Monday to select five figures as candidates for the presidency ahead of the scheduled General Convention on 23 October. Informed sources told Sudan Tribune that the NCP Leadership Council meeting will be held in a secret place away for the media.

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  2. Yoku Moku Continues its extensive expansions with Two More Signature Stores in the UAERead the original story

    4 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - Oct. 20, 2014 - DUBAI MEDIA CITY, UAE -- Yoku Moku Continues its extensive expansions with Two More Signature Stores in the UAE Yoku Moku, the internationally renowned Japanese confectionary brand, announces the opening of two new signature stores at Al Ghurair Mall - targeting to keep the promise of operational expansions in the UAE and to further boost its business accomplishments. Yoku Moku's latest stores at Al Ghurair and Al Qasba attest the company's extensive development plans.

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  3. UN Demands Safe Release of Abducted Personnel in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Scoop

    Residents at the camp for internally displaced persons at the UN Mission for South Sudan Malakal Base in the Upper Nile State wait in line at the base's health facility. UN Photo/Isaac Billy 17 October 2014 - The United Nations Mission in South Sudan today strongly condemned the recent abductions of the world body's personnel at the airfield in Malakal and demanded the safe release of those still being detained.

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  4. The Man Who Coined 'Genocide' Spent His Life Trying To Stop ItRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Groong

    ... Lemkin's story -- with quotes from his notes and journals -- with stories of modern conflicts in Rwanda and Darfur, Sudan. The documentary includes interviews with people who continue the crusade against genocide, like Samantha Power, U.S. ...

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  5. Two Sudanese Opposition Parties Seek Peaceful Change in SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Voice of America

    Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir speaks during joint news conference with opposition Umma Party leader and former Prime Minister Al-Sadiq Al Mahadi after their meeting at Mahadi's house in Omdurman, August 2013. Two Sudanese opposition parties have decided to combine their efforts for what they call "the liquidation of [an] one-party regime, and the establishment of a just and comprehensive peace and full democratic transformation" in Sudan.

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  6. WFP calls on S. Sudan authorities to intervene to find missing aid workerRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Sudan Tribune

    The World Food Programme and the United Nations Mission in South Sudan say they are deeply concerned for the welfare of employee Mark Diang, who was kidnapped by a group of unknown gunmen in uniform from Malakal airport in Upper Nile state on 16 October. In a statement released on Friday, WFP says Diang was kidnapped at gun point by eight men before being driven to an unknown location.

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  7. South Sudan rebel leader in Tanzania for talks with president KikweteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan's former vice president and opposition leader, Riek Machar, is in Arusha, Tanzania, for talks with president Jakaya Kikwete of the east African nation. South Sudan's rebel leader, Riek Machar, smiles as he meets his friends at the Sheraton Hotel in Addis Ababa on 9 May 2014 President Kikwete invited both South Sudan's president Salva Kiir and Machar, who leads an opposition group of the ruling party, the Sudan Peoples' Liberation Movement .

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  8. Rebel faction says it won't reunify while party is under Kiir leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan's rebel faction, the SPLM in Opposition, led by former vice-president Riek Machar, said on Sunday it would not reunify with the ruling SPLM party unless president Salva Kiir steps down. Delegations from the rival SPLM factions met in Tanzania's northern city of Arusha where they held discussion from 12 to 18 October on holding intra-party dialogue aimed at reconciling the two groups.

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  9. European envoys in Sudan plan to visit South Darfur stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Sudan Tribune

    European ambassadors in Sudan requested the Sudanese authorities to allow them to visit South Darfur state in November, announced the European Union delegation in a statement released on Sunday "The purpose of the annual joint mission is to receive first-hand information about the political, development and humanitarian situation in South Darfur", said the statement. The European diplomats during their visit will meet with the state government and local officials, the UN, international agencies and the civil society groups working on the ground.

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  10. N. Bahr el Ghazal caretaker governor appoints new cabinetRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Sudan Tribune

    The caretaker governor of South Sudan's Northern Bahr el Ghazal state, Kuel Aguer Kuel has appointed a new cabinet, ending weeks of intense lobbying. The government chief whip in the state parliament, Daniel Akol Diing was named minister of parliamentary affairs while Angui Diing Diing becomes minister of youth and sports.

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  11. UN demands safe release of abducted personnel in S. SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Sudan Tribune

    The United Nations Mission in South Sudan has strongly condemned the recent abductions of its personnel in Upper Nile state, demanding safe release of those being detained. An unidentified armed group of 15-20 uniformed and civilian clothed men reportedly seized three contractors employed by UNMISS, who were working at Malakal airfield on 10 October and drove them away in a truck.

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  12. 2015 AFCON: We`ve done it before, we will do it again - AmoduRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Vanguard

    ... campaign to be sure of a place in Korea/Japan. Amodu led the team to turn back Liberia 2-0 in Port Harcourt, hammer Sudan 4-0 in Omdurman and dismissed Ghana 3-0 in Port Harcourt to qualify for the World Cup. Amodu faced the same challenge in ...

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  13. Watchman fails to rape Filipina tenantRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Arab Times

    KUWAIT CITY, Oct 19: Police have arrested an unidentified Egyptian building watchman for attempting to rape a Filipino woman, reports Al-Watan Arabic daily. The daily added, the suspect knocked at the door of the apartment and when the Filipina answered, he said he wanted to repair water pipe leak.

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  14. Sisi and Bashir to aid Libya against militiasRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    The presidents of Egypt and Sudan have agreed to support the Libyan military in its fight against armed militias in the country following two-days of talks in Cairo. Egypt's Abdel Fattah El-Sisi and his Sudanese counterpart Omar al-Bashir agreed to co-ordinate efforts to achieve stability in Libya through supporting state institutions, in particular the army, officials said.

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  15. Sudan: Opposition Parties Petition Kiir Over Security BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    South Sudanese opposition leaders have petitioned President Salva Kiir against signing into law the controversial security bill approved by the parliament, despite boycott, saying it contravenes the country's constitution. "We appeal to the president of the Republic [of South Sudan] not to assent to the Act and return it to the National Legislative Assemble for reconsideration", partly reads the petition.

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  16. South Sudan: Kiir Moves Legal Advisor to Diplomatic ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | AllAfrica.com

    South Sudan president Salva Kiir on Friday unexpectedly issued an executive order moving his legal advisor, Telar Riing Deng to diplomatic service. According to a decree issued on the state-owned SSTV, Deng, known to be one of president Kiir's most powerful allies, becomes the country's new ambassador to Russia.

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  17. Al-Mahdi urges UN pressure to release Darfurian female studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Sudan Tribune

    ... n. It also provides for a right of an arrested or detained person to inform his or her family members. Comments on the Sudan Tribune website must abide by the following rules. Contravention of these rules will lead to the

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  18. Ethiopia deplores slaying of three blue helmets in DarfurRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Sudan Tribune

    ... of an estimated 300,000 people and displaced nearly two million during over a decade-long civil war. Comments on the Sudan Tribune website must abide by the following rules. Contravention of these rules will lead to the user losing their Sudan ...

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  19. Sudan's opposition leaders agree to unify efforts for peace and democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Sudan Tribune

    The leaders of the National Uma Party and the umbrella National Consensus Forces on Saturday agreed to speed up the unification of the opposition forces in Sudan. Farouk Abu Issa, chairman of the NCF opposition alliance , talks with NUP leader Sadiq al-Mahdi NUP leader , while Popular Congress Party leader Hassan Al-Turabi looks on at a meeting held by the opposition leaders in Omdurman on 26 December 2010 Al-Sadiq al-Mahdi and Farouk Abu Issa stressed in a joint statement on the need to expedite the unification process of opposition forces for "the liquidation of one-party regime, the establishment of a just and comprehensive peace and full democratic transformation" in Sudan.

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  20. UN confirms relocation of displaced Nuers to new site in BorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Sudan Tribune

    ... left for Juba, Lakes state and other areas. Jonglei recorded the highest number of displaced people across South Sudan's 10 states at the height of the crisis, with 618, 800 people fleeing their homes. However, since August Bor has witnessed a huge ...

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