Sudan hails end of US trade embargo as 'positive decision' - Outlook India

Sudan hails end of US trade embargo as 'positive decision'Outlook IndiaKhartoum, Oct 7 Sudan today welcomed the US decision to end its 20-year trade embargo against Khartoum as a "positive decision". Earlier in the day, Washington announced it was ending the embargo, citing improvements made by Sudan in its human ...and more »

US ends Sudan trade embargo, cites progress on rights - Citizen

CitizenUS ends Sudan trade embargo, cites progress on rightsCitizenThe 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's did not drop Sudan from its blacklist of state terror sponsors nor end its ...and more »

US Lifts Sudan Sanctions, Wins Commitment Against Arms Deals With North Korea - NDTV

NDTVUS Lifts Sudan Sanctions, Wins Commitment Against Arms Deals With North KoreaNDTVIn a move that completes a process begun by former President Barack Obama and which was opposed by human rights groups, President Donald Trump removed a U.S. trade embargo and other penalties that had effectively cut Sudan off from much of the ...and more »

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

Sudan welcomes US decision to lift 20-year-old trade sanctionsXinhuaKHARTOUM, Oct. 6 (Xinhua) -- Sudan government on Friday welcomed the U.S. administration's decision to permanently lift the 20-year-old economic sanctions on Sudan. "Sudanese leadership, government and people welcome the positive decision made ...and more »

US to ease decades-old sanctions against Sudan - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleUS to ease decades-old sanctions against SudanDeutsche WelleThe 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 ...and more »

US 'ready' to lift decades-old sanctions on Sudan - The New Arab

The New ArabUS 'ready' to lift decades-old sanctions on SudanThe New ArabRights groups voice concerns as the US reportedly prepares to lift sanctions on Sudan due to human rights 'improvements'. Tags: US, Sudan, Sanctions, Human Rights, Darfur, Omar al-Bashir. The United States reportedly preparing to lift sanctions on ...and more »

US poised to lift Sudan sanctions - Alive For Football

US poised to lift Sudan sanctionsAlive For FootballSudan's President Omar al-Bashir remains wanted by the International Criminal Court for alleged war crimes. Sudan will remain, for now, on the US list of state sponsors of terrorism - alongside Iran and Syria - which carries a ban on weapons sales and ...and more »

OIC welcomes US lifting of sanctions on Sudan - Kuwait News Agency

OIC welcomes US lifting of sanctions on SudanKuwait News AgencyJEDDAH, Oct 6 (KUNA) -- The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Friday welcomed the US decision to lift economic sanctions on Sudan, which have been imposed since 1997. OIC Secretary General Dr. Yusuf Al-Othaimeen said the lifting of sanctions ...and more »

US May Lift Some Sanctions off Sudan - Newburgh Gazette

US May Lift Some Sanctions off SudanNewburgh GazetteThe United States will lift some of its toughest long-standing economic and trade sanctions imposed on Sudan, according to U.S. officials. However, Washington is also pressuring Sudan to resolve its internal conflicts and allow more aid into Darfur and ...and more »

US Revokes Economic Sanctions to Sudan - Prensa Latina

US Revokes Economic Sanctions to SudanPrensa Latina06 de octubre de 2017, 17:03Washington, Oct 6 (Prensa Latina) The US government decided Friday to revoke economic sanctions imposed to Sudan, in recognition for the cooperation by Sudan to deal with the regional conflicts and the threatening of ...and more »

US lifts longstanding sanctions against Sudan - FRANCE 24

FRANCE 24US lifts longstanding sanctions against SudanFRANCE 24The United States 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 ...and more »

US eases economic sanctions on Sudan - The Guardian

The GuardianUS eases economic sanctions on SudanThe GuardianAn election campaign banner in support of Omar al-Bashir in Omdurman, Sudan on 11 April 2015. Photograph: Mosa'ab Elshamy/AP. Sudan. US eases economic sanctions on Sudan. US government formally revokes a number of economically focused ...and more »

What does lifting of US sanctions against Sudan mean? - Arab News

Arab NewsWhat does lifting of US sanctions against Sudan mean?Arab NewsA photo taken on October 2, 2017 shows a fruit seller laying out grapes and organising produce at a shop in the Sudanese capital's twin city of Omdurman. (AFP). KHARTOUM: The United States on Friday brought to an end a raft sanctions imposed against ...and more »

US to lift sanctions Sudan - Big Country Homepage

Big Country HomepageUS to lift sanctions SudanBig Country Homepage(CNN) - The United States will lift a myriad of economic sanctions against Sudan next Thursday, marking a significant warming of relations with a country whose leader has been charged with genocide by the International Criminal Court. The move follows ...and more »

US: Sanctions Lifted On Sudan - STRATFOR

US: Sanctions Lifted On SudanSTRATFORThe United States permanently removed a number of sanctions on Sudan on Oct. 6 because of progress made on terrorism-related concerns and human rights abuses targeting civilians in the Darfur region, The Washington Post reported. The United States ...and more »

US lifts two-decade economic embargo on Sudan - Sudan Tribune

US lifts two-decade economic embargo on SudanSudan TribuneOctober 6, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - The United States on Friday permanently lifted 20-year-old economic sanctions against Sudan citing positive actions on humanitarian access and counter-terrorism. In July, Washington said a decision on whether or not to ...and more »

Kelsey Lilley - Atlantic Council (press release) (blog)

Kelsey LilleyAtlantic Council (press release) (blog)The United States' decision to lift the sanctions on Sudan, citing progress made on counterterrorism and humanitarian efforts, indicates Washington's understanding that cooperation with Khartoum will best serve the interests of both countries ...and more »

US eases Sudan economic and trade sanctions - Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comUS eases Sudan economic and trade sanctionsAljazeera.comSudan welcome US decision to end its 20-year trade embargo as a 'positive decision' but urges Washington to go further. 06 Oct 2017 22:44 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. A protest outside the US embassy in Sudan's capital, Khartoum, on ...and more »

US to lift sanctions on Sudan - Financial Times

US to lift sanctions on SudanFinancial TimesThe US government has ended sanctions on Sudan after the north African country cut ties with North Korea. A US state department representative said on Friday that the move, which will take effect October 12, was prompted by the “government of Sudan's ...and more »

Sudan sanctions: US lifts most economic restrictions after two decades - BBC News

BBC NewsSudan sanctions: US lifts most economic restrictions after two decadesBBC NewsThe US is lifting most of the economic and trade sanctions it first imposed on Sudan two decades ago. However Sudan will remain listed as a state sponsor of terror. US officials said Sudan had made progress in counter-terrorism and human rights issues.and more »