Sudan's military takes power in coup, arrests prime ...

FILE - This May 7, 2021, file photo shows U.S. Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa Jeffrey Feltman in Khartoum, Sudan. Sudanese officials say military forces have detained at least five senior government officials on Monday, Oct. 25, 2021 as the Sudanese Professionals' Association has called on people to take to the street to counter an apparent military coup.

Thousands rally in Sudan's capital to demand civilian rule ...

Sudan has been ruled by an interim civilian-military government since 2019. The military ousted longtime autocrat Omar al-Bashir in April that year, following four months of mass protests against his rule. With al-Bashir toppled, the ruling generals agreed to share power with civilians representing the protest movement.

South Sudan Army Accused of Attacking Atiak Sugar Factory

South Sudan Defence Forces (SSDF) is facing accusations from Uganda for constantly attacking and harassing local farmers and workers at the Atiak Sugar factory in Amuru district. Amuru District Chairman Michael Lakony made the revelation on Monday during an interaction with Parliament's Trade and Tourism Committee. "There is also no clear boundary between Uganda and …

Doctors, oil workers to join disobedience movement against ...

Image: RASD SUDAN NETWORK via REUTERS. State oil company workers and doctors in Sudan said on Wednesday they were joining protests against the military coup that has derailed the country's planned ...

Khartoum and Cairo agree to strengthen military ties ...

February 3, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese defense minister Abdel-Rahim Mohammed Hussein, and his Egyptian counterpart, Abdel-Fattah Al-Sissi, have agreed to strengthen military ties and enhance ...

Sudanese army faces widening opposition to takeover ...

28th Oct 2021. 68. Sudanese demonstrators march and chant during a protest against the military takeover, in Atbara, Sudan, 27 October 2021 in this social media image. - Reuters. The Sudanese army was facing widening opposition on Thursday to this week's coup, with state officials in Khartoum vowing disobedience and activists mobilising for ...

Sudan coup: Three killed in protests against military ...

Sudan coup: Three killed in protests against military takeover. Sudan's security forces have fired live rounds and tear gas at pro-democracy protesters, killing at least three people, a doctors ...

Sudan diplomat: Military coup will not impact ties with ...

Sudanese people take the streets after the 'military coup' attempt in Khartoum, Sudan on October 25, 2021 [Ömer Erdem - Anadolu Agency] October 26, 2021 at 10:59 am

Sudan coup: Military dissolves civilian government and ...

October 27, 2021, 7:53 AM · 5 min read. A coup is under way in Sudan, where the military has dissolved civilian rule, arrested political leaders and declared a state of emergency. The coup leader, Gen Abdel Fattah Burhan, blamed political infighting. Protests have erupted in several cities including the capital Khartoum.

World Bank halts Sudan operations in blow to coup leaders ...

The World Bank halted disbursements for operations in Sudan on Wednesday in response to the military's seizure of power from a transitional government, while state oil company workers, doctors and ...

Clinton Bombs Sudanese Pharmaceutical Plant – There It …

U.S. faces court action over Sudan bombing. July 28, 2000 | Time.com. by Tony Karon "Our forces … attacked a factory in Sudan associated with the bin Laden network," President Clinton told the world on August 20, 1998. "The factory was involved in the production of materials for chemical weapons."

'The world is watching,' US tells Sudan's military | Arab News

LONDON: The US special envoy for the Horn of Africa on Tuesday urged Sudan's military to re-establish civilian rule, warning that "the world is …

Swedish oil executives charged with complicity in war ...

2 Swedish prosecutors have charged the chairman and former CEO of Lundin Energy oil and gas company for complicity in war crimes perpetrated by the Sudanese army and militias in southern Sudan between 1999 and 2003. The Swedish Prosecution Authority (SPA) said on Thursday that the local firm, which was named Lundin Oil at that time, had asked the ...

Sudan coup: Army dissolves government, declares state of ...

Israel, Sudan agree to normalize ties with U.S. help; Sudan ruling council says 'remnants' of Bashir regime led a failed coup attempt; Sudan's military ousts President Omar al-Bashir after four months of protests; In response to the moves, thousands flooded the streets of the capital, Khartoum, and its twin city of Omdurman to protest the ...

The Takeaway: Ethiopia's escalating crisis imperils other ...

Hot Take: Biden administration needs to act fast on Sudan That was then: Ethiopia and Sudan, both of which had recently seemed economic and political success stories, are now candidates for state collapse.A military coup on Oct. 25 ousted Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok and the other civilian members of Sudan's transitional government, which came to power after popular demonstrations that ...

Sudanese Armed Forces - Wikipedia

Until 1985, however, Sudan's closest military ties were with Egypt, defined by a 25-year defense agreement signed in 1976. The accord provided for shared planning and staffing; the Egyptians also supplied Sudan with ammunition and various types of weaponry, such as antitank missiles and armored personnel carriers. [48]

Clinton Bombs Sudanese Pharmaceutical Plant – There It Is ...

U.S. faces court action over Sudan bombing. July 28, 2000 | Time.com. by Tony Karon "Our forces … attacked a factory in Sudan associated with the bin Laden network," President Clinton told the world on August 20, 1998. "The factory was involved in the production of materials for chemical weapons."

Sudan: 'All military ties with North Korea severed ...

Sudan: 'All military ties with North Korea severed'. On the eve of a visit to Khartoum by a UN panel of experts to monitor compliance with sanctions on North Korea, Sudan has reaffirmed its commitment to all UN Security Council resolutions on North Korea, and claims it has cut all military ties …

Doctors, oil workers to join disobedience movement against ...

Burhan has close ties to states that worked to roll back Islamist influence and contain the impact of the 2011 Arab Spring uprisings, including the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia and Egypt. While Western countries have denounced the military takeover in Sudan, those Arab countries have mainly called for all parties to show restraint.

Sudan Military: Iran Naval Visit Reflects Ties - Israel ...

The visit of two Iranian naval ships to Sudan reflects strong ties between the countries, Sudan's military said on Tuesday, according to AFP.. Sudan's links to …

Israeli Arms In Ethiopia: The Thunder IMV - Oryx Blog

Between 2011 and 2013, the Israeli Gaia Automotive company was awared a contract to deliver 80 Thunder IMVs to Ethiopia. [1] The first 5 vehicles were manufactured in Israel while the materiels for the building of 75 more vehicles, as well as all the required factory …

Iranian warships leave Sudan after three-day stay - Sudan ...

The army spokesperson reiterated that the visit was not linked to the destruction of Al-Yarmook military factory in Southern Khartoum on Tuesday, 23 October, by what Sudan …

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Sudan coup 2021: Israeli official says military takeover ...

In October 2020, Sudan agreed to a US-brokered deal to normalise ties with Israel, following similar moves made by the United Arab Emirates and …

General Burhan's moves make return to Sudan's constitution ...

2 Sudan's head of the military, Gen. Abdel-Fattah Burhan, speaks during a press conference in Khartoum, Oct. 26, 2021. (AP) General Burhan's moves make return to Sudan's constitution harder: UN

Egypt, Sudan conduct joint military drills - Al-Monitor ...

Egypt, Sudan conduct joint military drills. Egypt and Sudan carry out joint military training, further deepening their military ties, amid the faltering negotiations over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam. Three French-made Rafale fighter jets fly with other Egyptian air force warplanes (unseen) above Cairo, on July 21, 2015.

Doctors, oil workers to join disobedience movement against ...

KHARTOUM, Oct 27 (Reuters) - State oil company workers and doctors in Sudan said on Wednesday they were joining protests against the military coup that has derailed the country's planned ...

Military coup opens new chapter in Sudan's regional ties ...

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Tense quiet after Sudan coup, protesters block some roads ...

CAIRO--Pro-democracy protesters blocked some roads in Sudan's capital with makeshift barricades and burning tires Tuesday, a day after the military seized power in a swift coup widely denounced ...

Sudanese Armed Forces - Wikipedia

The Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF; Arabic: القوات المسلحة السودانية ‎, romanized: Al-Quwwat al-Musallaha as-Sudaniyah) are the military forces of the Republic of the Sudan.In 2011, IISS estimated the regular forces' numbers at 109,300 personnel, while in 2016–2017, the Rapid Support Forces had 40,000 members participating in the Yemeni Civil War (of which 10,000 returned ...

The Islamic Republic of Sudan? – Foreign Policy

The existence of an IRGC weapons factory in Sudan would certainly be cause for alarm. The IRGC, after all, is viewed by the U.S. government as a …