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South Sudan lauds US support against armed opposition - Sudan Tribune

South Sudan lauds US support against armed oppositionSudan TribuneJanuary 16, 2017 (JUBA) - South Sudan government Monday has welcomed the decision of the outgoing U.S. President Barrack Obama to stand with countries in the region against armed opposition in South Sudan. JPEG - 30.1 kb; South Sudan's President ...and more »

Sudan's NCP dismisses claims about possible US retreat from lift of sanctions - Sudan Tribune

Sudan's NCP dismisses claims about possible US retreat from lift of sanctionsSudan TribuneJanuary 16, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan's ruling National Congress Party (NCP) has called on the Sudanese to not listen to the opposition forces' “nonsense” remarks about a possible retreat by the incoming U.S. Administration from the recent decision to ...and more »

Civilians in War Zone Skeptical of America's Sudan Deal - Huffington Post;

Civilians in War Zone Skeptical of America's Sudan Deal - Huffington Post

Huffington PostCivilians in War Zone Skeptical of America's Sudan DealHuffington PostThis year could be the first time in five years Ibrahim Haron enjoys a bomb-free existence. The possibility comes from a surprise last-minute move from the Obama administration last week to lift U.S. economic sanctions against Sudan in return for a ...and more »

So Long, Sudan Sanctions! - Lexology (registration)

So Long, Sudan Sanctions!Lexology (registration)Today the Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Asset Controls issued a general license that effectively removes US sanctions against Sudan (North) effective January 17, 2017. This new general license is an amendment to the Sudanese Sanctions ...and more »

US Effectively Lifts Sudan Sanctions - Lexology (registration)

US Effectively Lifts Sudan SanctionsLexology (registration)President Obama issued an executive order on January 13, 2017 that will effectively lift all U.S. economic sanctions on Sudan1 in recognition of significant progress in relations between the countries. Once the order is implemented next week, U.S ...and more »

Sudan Sanctions: Obama, You've Been Played, Advantage Bashir - Huffington Post

Sudan Sanctions: Obama, You've Been Played, Advantage BashirHuffington PostLast week, I and twenty-five Sudanese and activists from around the world asked you not to lift sanctions on Sudan. On Friday, you announced that you were lifting some sanctions for a six-month trial period. Friday morning, your staff kindly allowed me ...and more »

US lifts Sudan financial sanctions - Global Trade Review (GTR);

US lifts Sudan financial sanctions - Global Trade Review (GTR)

Global Trade Review (GTR)US lifts Sudan financial sanctionsGlobal Trade Review (GTR)President Barack Obama has issued an executive order lifting 20-year-old economic sanctions on the Republic of Sudan, allowing US persons to perform trade and financial transactions with the country. The US placed an embargo prohibiting most ...and more »

African Union welcomes Obama's decision to ease Sudan sanctions - Sudan Tribune

African Union welcomes Obama's decision to ease Sudan sanctionsSudan TribuneZuma "acknowledges the importance of this development which will allow Sudan to reengage in international trade and end the suffering of its people". She further expressed hopes that the incoming administration of President Donald Trump " will consider ...and more »

Sudan extends ceasefire in conflict areas - eNCA;

Sudan extends ceasefire in conflict areas - eNCA

eNCASudan extends ceasefire in conflict areaseNCAFile: Sudan's leader Omar al-Bashir, whose cabinet has extended a ceasefire for six months in the war-torn regions of Darfur, Blue Nile and South Kordofan. Photo: AFP. KHARTOUM, Sudan - Sudan on Sunday extended a ceasefire for six months in the ...and more »

Sudan Extends Ceasefire Regime in Blue Nile, South Kordofan for 6 Months - Sputnik International;

Sudan Extends Ceasefire Regime in Blue Nile, South Kordofan for 6 Months - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalSudan Extends Ceasefire Regime in Blue Nile, South Kordofan for 6 MonthsSputnik InternationalThe Sudanese Council of Ministers chaired by President Omar Bashir extended on Sunday the ceasefire regime in the provinces of Blue Nile and South Kordofan for six months, local media reported. $10 and the US Treasury. © Flickr/ Ryan McFarland.and more »

Dollar price pulls back after US decision to ease Sudan's sanctions - Sudan Tribune

Dollar price pulls back after US decision to ease Sudan's sanctionsSudan TribuneJanuary 15, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - The U.S. dollar price has swung lower on the black market in the Sudanese capital, Khartoum following the U.S. decision to ease the economic sanctions imposed on the east African nations for two decades. JPEG - 23.4 kb ...and more »

Sudanese government extends ceasefire for six months - Sudan Tribune

Sudanese government extends ceasefire for six monthsSudan TribuneJanuary 15, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - Sudanese Council of Ministers on Sunday has decided to extend the unilateral cessation of hostilities in war zones for six months. The Sudanese army has been fighting the Sudan People's Liberation Movement/North ...and more »

Sudan Extends Cease-fire by Six Months - Voice of America;

Sudan Extends Cease-fire by Six Months - Voice of America

Voice of AmericaSudan Extends Cease-fire by Six MonthsVoice of AmericaSudan said on Sunday it would extend a unilateral cease-fire in fighting with rebels in the country's warring regions to six months, state news agency SUNA reported. The move comes after the United States said on Friday it would lift a 20-year-old ...and more »

Sudan welcomes US' decision to lift economic sanctions - TVC News;

Sudan welcomes US' decision to lift economic sanctions - TVC News

TVC NewsSudan welcomes US' decision to lift economic sanctionsTVC NewsSudan has welcomed a United States decision to lift some economic sanctions against Khartoum as a positive and important development in relations with Washington. Image result for Sudan welcomes U.S.' decision to lift economic sanctions. The decision ...and more »

Sudan: US decision on sanctions was made on false bases: Sadiq al-Mahdi - Geeska Afrika;

Sudan: US decision on sanctions was made on false bases: Sadiq al-Mahdi - Geeska Afrika

Geeska AfrikaSudan: US decision on sanctions was made on false bases: Sadiq al-MahdiGeeska AfrikaKHARTOUM (HAN) January 15.2017 Public Diplomacy & Regional Security News. The leader of the National Umma Party (NUP), Sadiq al-Mahdi Saturday said the decision of the American administration to ease sanctions on Sudan has been made on false ...and more »

US sanctions relief to improve Sudan's economy -- Sudanese officials, analysts - Global Times

US sanctions relief to improve Sudan's economy -- Sudanese officials, analystsGlobal TimesSudanese politicians and economic analysts on Saturday expressed the belief that the US decision to lift some economic sanctions on Sudan will improve Sudan's economy which has suffered from the US embargo for 20 years. "Lifting the US sanctions on ...and more »

US decision on Sudan sanctions was made on false bases : al-Mahdi - Sudan Tribune

US decision on Sudan sanctions was made on false bases : al-MahdiSudan TribuneJanuary 14, 2018 (KHARTOUM) - The leader of the National Umma Party (NUP), Sadiq al-Mahdi Saturday said the decision of the American administration to ease sanctions on Sudan has been made on false bases. JPEG - 35.2 kb; FILE - Sudan's President ...and more »

UN welcomes US decision to ease sanctions on Sudan - The Indian Express;

UN welcomes US decision to ease sanctions on Sudan - The Indian Express

The Indian ExpressUN welcomes US decision to ease sanctions on SudanThe Indian Expressun, un sudan, sudan sanctions, america sudan, us sudan, united nations. A UN official said that this decision would provide a solid platform for the sustainable development in Sudan. (Source: File Photo). The UN welcomed the United States' decision to ...and more »

Obama's promises and pledges for Darfur went unheeded with lifting sanctions - Sudan Tribune

Obama's promises and pledges for Darfur went unheeded with lifting sanctionsSudan TribuneBarak Obama's Lifting of Sanctions off the genocidal regime of the National Congress Party (NCP) in Sudan is based on weak, unconvincing, pretty flimsy excuses and very thin and insubstantial justifications. Let us look no further than the background ...and more »

Sudan thanks Saudi Arabia for helping lift sanctions - Arab News;

Sudan thanks Saudi Arabia for helping lift sanctions - Arab News

Arab NewsSudan thanks Saudi Arabia for helping lift sanctionsArab NewsSudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir gestures as he addresses the crowd during his visit ahead of the Darfur referendum, in Al-Fashir, North Darfur, Sudan, in this April 1, 2016 file photo. (REUTERS). RIYADH: Sudanese officials have acknowledged ...and more »