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VP Affirms Sudan keenness to peaceful co-Existence, tolerance and Freedom of Religions

2018-02-18 05:33:00 PM
Khartoum, Feb.18 (SUNA) - The Vice-President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohammed Abdul Rahman has renewed Sudan's keenness to the peaceful co-existence, tolerance and freedom of religions . This came when the VP met, Sunday, at the Presidential Palace, Pope Tudors II, Pope of Alexandria and -African and briefed him on Sudan's efforts in National Dialogue and the Firearms Collection Campaign . Minister...

FM: Sudan supports and backs Ethiopia

2018-02-17 10:19:00 PM
Khartoum, 17 Feb (SUNA) - Sudan on Saturday issued a statement declaring its support and backing for Ethiopia at this critical juncture, in a way that will preserve the unity of the Ethiopian people, civil peace and security among the different components of Ethiopia. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesman, Ambassador Ghareeballa Al Khidir, issued a statement saying the Sudan renews its confidence...


Patriarch Theodore II of Alexandria calls Pope of Coptic Orthodox Church , Chairman of World Council of Churches , Bishop of Canterbury to visit Sudan

2018-02-17 04:15:00 PM
Khartoum, Feb.17(SUNA)- The Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All African, Theodore II met at premises of Ministry of Guidance and Endowments within framework of his current visit to Sudan with a Muslim and Christian scholars , Councils of Islamic-Christian Religious Co-existence Councils and Sudan's Churches Council. The meeting was attended by Minister of Guidance and the Ministry...


Commissioner for Voluntary Return in Darfur States visits free return villages in Kabkabiya Locality

2018-02-17 01:53:00 PM
Khartoum, Feb.17(SUNA)-The Commissioner for Voluntary Return in Darfur States, Taj-Eddin Ibrahim paid visits to areas of free repatriation in Kabkabiya Locality in North Darfur State. He said the purpose of visit is to see on the ground the conditions of people who returned to their home villages and to coordinate with Government of North Darfur State in implementing programs...

NISS: Sudan faces huge challenges, requiring commitment, resolve and action

2018-02-15 09:25:00 PM
Khartoum, 15 Feb (SUNA)- The Director General of the National Intelligence and Security Service, (NISS) Lt Gen Salah Abdallah Mohamed Salih has called for bringing together efforts and for collaboration among the various regular forces to put in the buds those trying to tamper with the livelihood of the Sudanese people. He said the country was now facing huge challenges that require commitment,...

Chief Justice receives Khartoum state Governor

2018-02-15 05:52:00 PM
Khartoum, 15b Feb (SUNA) - The Chief Justice, Professor Haidar Ahmed Dafalla, on Thursday received the governor of Khartoum State, lt Gen Abdul Rahim Mohamed Hussein, and a number of other legal official at the Judiciary and at Khartoum state government levels. The meeting discussed cooperation between the ministry and the state with regards to land recording and real estate bourse as well as the bourse...

VP Assured about status of human rights international charters within the country

2018-02-15 05:35:00 PM
Khartoum, 15 Feb (SUNA) - The Vice President of the Republic, Hassabou Mohamed Abdul Rahaman, was Thursday briefed on the situation of the international charters of human rights and urged for speeding up the process for their ratification. The VP on Thursday received the Minister for Justice, Dr Ibrahim Jameel who pointed out that the meeting focused on the situation of human rights in the country...

NISS outgoing Director: NISS a National Institution Not Impacted by Leadership Change

2018-02-15 05:21:00 PM
Khartoum, 15 Feb (SUNA)- The outgoing Director of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) Lt Gen Mohamed Atta, has stressed that leadership transfer to his successor, LT Gen Salah Abdallah, will not impact the institutions which will only get stronger through each new leadership. Gen Atta said change is a must in life and that NISS will survive as a national institution that is well...

Foreign Minister calls on President Erdogan of Turkey

2018-02-14 10:03:00 PM
Khartoum, 14 Feb. (SUNA)- The Minister for Foreign Affairs, professor Ibrahim Ghandour, on Wednesday called on President Tayyib Reccep Edrogan of Turkey on the margin of the African Turkish Partnership Conference, Ankara, turkey. The Minister conveyed to president Erdogan the greetings of President Omar Bashir. The two sides then focused on bilateral relations in the political, economic, cultural,...

VP Briefed on arrangements for holding Sudan-Chad Borders Conference

2018-02-14 09:57:00 PM
Khartoum, Feb.14 (SUNA) - The First Vice-President, Hassabo Mohammed Abdul Rahman was briefed, Wednesday, on the ongoing preparations for holding the Sudanese -Chadian Borders Conference, scheduled to be held, in Genina, West Darfur, during March, 4-5 . This came when Hassabo met, at the Republican Palace, the State Minister, at the Ministry OF Foreign Affairs, Ambassador, Atta Al-Mana Bakheit who briefed...