Sudan eyes economic revival as US lifts sanctions - News24

Khartoum - Up until a few years ago, Sudanese engineer Ahmed Abdallah used to manage his family's expenses on his $400 monthly salary but he has since had to take out loans to make ends meet. With the US State Department's announcement on Friday ...

Arabs welcome end of US sanctions on Sudan - Xinhua

CAIRO, Oct. 7 (Xinhua) -- Pan-Arab institutions welcomed on Saturday a U.S. decision to end a 20-year trade embargo against Sudan. The Egyptian Foreign Ministry said in a statement, "the decision will contribute to enhancing stability and development ...

Egypt welcomes lifting of US sanctions on Sudan - San Francisco Chronicle

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt has welcomed a U.S. decision to lift sanctions on Sudan despite Cairo's tense ties with Khartoum over a border dispute. Egypt's endorsement of the U.S. move came in a Saturday statement by its foreign ministry. The Trump ...

Sudan calls for full normalization of ties with US - Anadolu Agency

Sudan has called on the United States to fully normalize relations with Khartoum, one day after Washington lifted most of the economic and trade sanctions imposed on the Arab country two decades ago. Speaking to Anadolu Agency on Saturday, Foreign ...

US lifts economic sanctions against Sudan - New Kerala

Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], Oct 7 : The United States has lifted a slew of long-standing economic sanctions against Sudan in recognition of its "sustained positive actions". However, Sudan will stay on the U.S. list of state sponsors of terrorism ...

US ends Sudan trade embargo, cites progress on rights - Daily Times

The United States announced an end to its 20-year-old trade embargo against Sudan on Friday, citing what it said are improvements in Khartoum's human rights record. Washington did not drop Sudan from its blacklist of state terror sponsors nor end its ...

US Lifts Sudan Sanctions, Secures Commitment Against Arms Deals With North Korea - The Wire

Washington: The US lifted long-standing sanctions against Sudan on Friday, saying it had made progress fighting terrorism and easing humanitarian distress, and also secured Khartoum's commitment not to pursue arms deals with North Korea. In a move that ...

Calls on US to keep pressures on Sudan to achieve peace and reforms - Sudan Tribune

October 6, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - Different American and Sudanese actors called on the American administration to continue to put pressure on the government of President Omer al-Bashir to end the armed conflicts, and to support the peace and democratic ...

Egypt welcomes US decision on lifting economic sanctions on Sudan - Kuwait News Agency

CAIRO, Oct 7 (KUNA) -- Egypt welcomed on Saturday the US decision of lifting economic sanctions on Sudan, imposed since 1997, asserting on the importance of such decision in stabilizing and developing Sudan. A statement by the foreign ministry noted ...

US Lifts Sudan Sanctions 20 Years after Imposing them - Asharq Al-awsat English

Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir addresses the crowd during a campaign rally in East Darfur, April 5, 2016. REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah. Ankara Proposes an Alternative Border Gate to Baghdad - US Lifts Sudan Sanctions 20 Years ...

US to ease decades-old sanctions against Sudan - DeathRattleSports.com

The move will give Sudan access to the global banking system but President al-Bashir remains a war crimes suspect. Sudan stays on the US list of state sponsors of terrorism. President Omar Hassan al-Bashir. The United States announced Friday that it ...

Sudan welcomes US decision to lift 20-year-old trade sanctions - The Hindu

A picture taken on October 2, 2017 shows fruit-sellers organising produce at a shop in the Sudanese capital's twin city of Omdurman. With the lifting of United States' economic embargo on Sudan, imposed in 1997 over Khartoum's alleged support for ...

US lifts protracted sanctions on Sudan - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The United States permanently lifted a raft of sanctions on Sudan on Friday, saying the African nation had begun addressing concerns about terrorism as well as human rights abuses against civilians in the country's Darfur region. The decision to lift ...

Sudan says looking forward to working with US for full normalization of ties - Xinhua

KHARTOUM, Oct. 7 (Xinhua) -- The Sudanese government on Saturday said it was looking forward to working with the U.S. administration to fully normalize relations between the two countries. "We are looking forward, after the lifting of sanctions, to ...

State Department to Lift Sanctions on State Sponsor of Terrorism Sudan - Breitbart News

The State Department announced the anticipated easing of most sanctions against the war-torn African regional power Sudan Friday, claiming the increasing compliance of perennial pariah Omar al-Bashir's regime in international affairs, effective October 12.

Sudan welcomes US decision to lift 20-year sanctions - Anadolu Agency

The Sudanese Foreign Ministry welcomed the lift of sanctions by the United States after twenty years. In a written statement published late Friday, Sudanese Foreign Ministry said the leadership, government and people welcome the permanent lift of the ...

International News - All India Radio

The United States has lifted its 20-year-old trade embargo against Sudan. State Department spokesperson, Heather Nauert said that the lifting of sanctions is in recognition of Sudan government's sustained positive actions to maintain a cessation of ...

US Lifts Sanctions Imposed on Sudan since 1997 - Latin American Herald Tribune

WASHINGTON – The United States decided on Friday to lift the package of economic sanctions imposed on Sudan 20 years ago, due to the positive action of the Khartoum government that has led to ending of hostilities in some regions of the country and to ...

AU mediator says lifting US sanctions on Sudan important for peace process - Xinhua

KHARTOUM, Oct. 7 (Xinhua) -- The African Union (AU) mediator for peace in Sudan Thabo Mbeki on Saturday said the U.S decision to lift the economic sanctions on Sudan is "important" for the peace process that the AU is leading. "I think it is a very ...

Trump Administration Formally Lifts Sanctions on Sudan - New York Times

A man walks outside a butcher's shop in the Sudanese city of Omdurman this week. Credit Ashraf Shazly/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. WASHINGTON — The Trump administration announced Friday that it would formally lift a host of sanctions ...