• Omar al-Bashir in a courtroom in Khartoum, Sudan. (Photo: Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah/Reuters) 2020-02-16 17:20

    Chronology of Sudan coup

    Here is the time line and some key events that led to the fall of al-Bashir.

  • Cartoon by Omar Defalla for Radio Dabanga 2020-02-16 17:10

    Burhan-Netanyahu meeting stokes tensions in fragile Sudan coalition government

    The news of the February 3 meeting between Lt. Gen. Abdel Fattah al-Burhan and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Entebbe, Uganda caused a stir, especially since it took place just a few days after U.S. President Donald Trump presented the pro-Israel ‘Deal of the Century”.

  • abdollahian 2019-06-07 20:04

    Advisor denounces US-KSA-UAE support for killing Sudanese demonstrators

    TEHRAN - Hossein Amir Abdollahian, a senior foreign policy advisor to the Iranian parliament speaker, on Thursday condemned the U.S., the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) and the United Arab Emirates (UEA) for supporting the killing of Sudanese demonstrators.

  • عمرالبشیر 2019-04-17 18:38

    Omar al-Bashir transferred to prison

    Sudan’s deposed president Omar al-Bashir was moved to Kobar prison in the capital Khartoum late on Tuesday, two family sources said, France 24 reported on Wednesday.

  • General Awad Ibn Auf announced he was stepping down just a day after he was sworn in [Ashraf Shazly/AFP] 2019-04-13 12:08

    Sudan's Ibn Auf steps down as head of military council

    General resigns a day after overthrowing former President Omar-al Bashir as calls for civilian-led government intensify.

  • qassemi 2019-04-12 20:11

    Iran calls on Sudanese to practice self-restraint

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Thursday that the Sudanese should practice self-restraint and follow their demands peacefully.

  • At least 8 Arab League members support Syria's return to organization 2019-02-05 14:50

    At least 8 Arab League members support Syria's return to organization: source

    BRUSSELS - Lebanon, Algeria, Iraq, Tunisia, Egypt, Sudan,Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates would welcome Syria returning to the Arab League, a source in Brussels told Sputnik Tuesday.

  • Sudan 2018-12-26 10:42

    By Ramin Hossein Abadian

    Bread revolution in Sudan

    TEHRAN - The rise of bread price along with loss of a large part of Sudan’s resources and other issues over the years have triggered protests in the African country.

  • Zakzaky 2018/09/10

    By Yusuf Abdullahi

    Zakzaky’s 1000 days of wrongful incarceration

    TEHRAN - It’s been 1000 days of Sheikh Ibraheem el-Zakzaky’s wrongful incarceration along with his wife and other associates since the Zaria massacre where about 1000 innocent Nigerians were killed in cold blood by those constitutionally mandated to protect them. Programs and protests were organized all across the world to demand justice for Zakzaky and to draw the attention of Nigerian authorities towards the repercussions of tyranny and injustice meted against the Islamic Movement of Nigeria.

  • Sudan 2017-03-15 17:44

    Sudan denies visa to Iranian party delegation for ICAPP meeting

    TEHRAN - Sudan has refused to grant a visa to an Iranian delegation of political activists planning to visit the country for the International Conference of Asian Political Parties (ICAPP), media reported on Tuesday. 

  • Travel ban 2017-03-08 02:12

    By Farhana Khera & Johnathan Smith

    Don’t be fooled, Trump’s new Muslim ban is still illegal

    President Trump’s executive order barring immigrants from seven Muslim-majority countries experienced nearly universal defeat in the federal courts. On Monday, he issued a revised version of that order, but it still suffers from a fundamental, and fatal, flaw: It constitutes unlawful religious discrimination.

  • refugee 2017-03-03 04:54

    By Jorge Moreira da Silva

    How poor countries foot the refugee bill

    The Syrian refugee crisis has focused attention on the need to improve management of refugee flows during times of crisis.

  • Iraq 2017-02-09 17:26

    By Hassan al-Shanoun

    Armed Iraqi factions threaten to target Americans in response to travel ban

    U.S. President Donald Trump's Jan. 27 executive order to ban nationals of Iraq and six other Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States for 90 days has caused a great uproar among Iraqis.

  • Salva Kiir 2017-01-25 08:26

     By Amir Idris

    How the UN Security Council is perpetuating South Sudan’s conflict

    The Security Council has failed to impose an arms embargo on the conflict-hit state.

  • Antonio Guterres 2016-12-17 17:20

    A new era for a new UN secretary

    After a controversial election, during which gender was a big part of the campaign, the new United Nations secretary-general was sworn in on Monday.