New York (MEE) – Sudan’s first civilian prime minister in three decades has been using a trip to New York for the annual United Nations General Assembly summit as an opportunity to launch a charm offensive and tie up international deals. Speaking at the UN, Abdalla Hamdok praised the “new Sudan” that has emerged fromContinue Reading

sudan troops in yemen

Khartoum (OPINION) – Since launching its military campaign against Yemen in March of 2015, the Saudi-led coalition has exploited Sudanese troops as cannon fodder on the front lines. The time is long past for Sudan to withdraw its troops from Yemen and help accelerate an end to the devastating war.Continue Reading

russia africa summit

Moscow (PA) – President Vladimir Putin hosted the first-ever Russia-Africa summit Wednesday and Thursday in the latest display of Moscow’s efforts to restore its geopolitical foothold on the continent after the fall of the Soviet Union. Amid a deluge of memoranda of understanding and cooperation agreements, Russia clinched a seriesContinue Reading

Ayatollah Khamenei Iran nuclear deal

Moscow (GPA) – Despite the recent splits between the Muslim Brotherhood and their traditional Sunni allies, history shows us there is another direction Egyptians can go. This article is a compilation of quotations about relations between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood, between Shia and Sunni scholars andContinue Reading

Khartoum (MEE) – Detective tells court the deposed president was handed the money by Mohammed bin Salman’s envoys. Former Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir admitted taking $90m in cash from Saudi Arabia’s rulers, including Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, a court heard on Monday as the ousted autocrat’s corruption trial began. Police Brigadier AhmedContinue Reading

Khartoum (OR) – The similarity between events in Algeria, Libya and Sudan evoke what happened in 2011 in Tunisia, Libya, and Egypt. For some, it was a revolutionary movement against dictatorships, while for others, it was a replay of the organization by the British of the Great Arab Revolt ofContinue Reading