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SPLM-Silent majority critical of rebel attitude towards relief delivery to affected areas

2017-01-20 08:22:00 PM
Khartoum, 20 Jan. (SUNA)- The Sudan People's liberation Movement- the Silent majority group, have sharply criticized the rebel SPLM-North which rejected proposals put forward over delivery of humanitarian assistance to needy and affected people in the two areas, the last of these proposals was tabled by the Americans which the government of Sudan accepted to be delivered via the USAID. Genera...


Palestine Foreign Minister in Khartoum

2017-01-20 08:04:00 PM
Khartoum, 20 Jan. (SUNA)- The Palestine Minister of Foreign Affairs Dr Riaydh Al Maliki, arrived in Khartoum, evening Friday and was received at the airport by the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Professor Ibrahim Ghandour. The Palestinian top diplomat who is leading a high level ministerial delegation said his visit comes within the context of the joint cooperation between the Sudan and Palestine...

Sudan and Palestine to sign 18 agreements and memos of understanding next Saturday

2017-01-19 09:41:00 PM
Khartoum, Jan.19(SUNA)-Undersecretary of Foreign Ministry, Ambassador Abdul-Ghani Al-Naeem met on Thursday, with Undersecretary of the Palestinian Foreign Ministry, Tayseer Jaradat. The meeting reviewed outcome of meetings of the senior officials which held in Khartoum, Wednesday under chairmanship of undersecretaries of Foreign Ministries of the two countries and during which 18 agreements...

Ibrahim Mahmoud: Lifting of Sanctions will have Positive Impacts in Economic and Political Fields

2017-01-19 08:23:00 PM
Khartoum, Jan. 19 (SUNA)- Assistant of the President of the Republic and Deputy Chairman of the National Congress, Engineer Ibrahim Mahmoud Hamid, pointed out that the decision on lifting the economic sanctions will have positive impacts on the economic, political and security situations in Sudan, calling on the armed movements to halt the Sudanese people's suffering at the current stage. During...

Ibrahim Mahmud Calls for Mobilization of all Sudanese to increase Production

2017-01-19 06:35:00 PM
Khartoum, Jan.19 (SUNA) - The Assistant of the President of the Republic, Engineer, Ibrahim Mahmud Hammed has called for mobilization of the all the Sudanese people to increase the production and encourage the local and international investments after new developments of lifting of the US sanctions imposed on Sudan and ending of the mechanisms of the National Dialogue . Engineer Hammed, in a meeting...

Joint Meeting Reviews Positive Impacts of Decision Lifting Economic Sanction

2017-01-19 06:31:00 PM
Khartoum, Jan. 19 (SUNA)- The joint meeting of the Economic Development Sector and its technical committee met Thursday at the Council of Ministers, under chairmanship of the Minister of Finance, Badr-Eddin Mahmoud, and discussed the expected impacts of the US administration's decision to lift the economic and trade sanctions that were imposed on Sudan. The Minister of Finance said that the post-decision...

President Al-Bashir Receives Phone Call from Chadian President

2017-01-19 06:05:00 PM
Khartoum, Jan. 19 (SUNA)- President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, has received a phone call from the Chadian President and Chairman of the African Union, Idris Debby, through which he congratulated Sudan on the American decision lifting the economic sanctions that were imposed on Sudan. The Chadian President said that lifting of these sanctions will greatly help alleviating the economic...

State Minister for health holds talks with Tunisia's Minister Health

2017-01-19 06:02:00 PM
Khartoum, 19 Jan. (SUNA)- The State Minister for Health, sumaya Idris Akdad, on Thursday who is currently on a visit to Tunisia, at the invitation of the Tunisian Minister for Health, Dr Samira Maraie, held a lengthy round of talks with officials there on cooperation between the two sides and exchange of experie4nces and training. The Sudan ambassador to Tunisia, ambassador Obied Ahmed Murawah,...


American Envoy Warns of Exaggeration in Confidence on Sudanese Opposition

2017-01-19 05:39:00 PM
Washington, Jan. 19 (SUNA)- The American envoy to Sudan and South, Donald Booth, has urged the international community to be cautious in dealing with the Sudanese armed groups which elevate their political ambitions above the people's interest. He said Wednesday one day before quitting his position by the end of his mandate which coincides with expiry of Obama presidency mandate, Booth said that...

Al-Gaz Describes Lifting of Sanction as Great Openness in Banking and Commercial Work

2017-01-19 05:01:00 PM
Khartoum, Jan. 19 (SUNA) - The Deputy Chairman of the High Supervisory Committee for Sudan Relations with China, Russia , Dr. Awad Al-Gaz described revocation of American Sanction imposed on Sudan as Great Openness in the banking and trade field. Al-Gaz in press statements at Republican Palace, Thursday, said that the lifting of American sanctions would affect price of Dollar and he expected...