Friday 23 November 2012
November 22, 2012 (KHARTOUM) - The fourth European Film Festival in Sudan was launched in Khartoum on Tuesday by Sudan’s Minister of Culture and Information, Ahmed Bilal Osman at the offices of the European Union Delegation.
Tuesday 14 May 2013
May 13, 2013 (JUBA) – Disgraced former International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn arrived in South Sudan on Monday to open a new bank, marking a rare return to the financial world since his career was derailed by a (...)
Tuesday 18 February 2014
By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
February 17, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) - An Ethiopian co-pilot on Monday sought asylum in Switzerland after he hijacked an Ethiopian Airlines passenger plane en route from Addis Ababa to Rome via Khartoum. Swiss police (...)
Monday 9 February 2015
February 8, 2015 (WASHINGTON) – 62 clients associated with Sudan are keeping approximately $131 million in HSBC bank in Switzerland, according to a huge cache of leaked secret bank account files released.
The Swiss Leaks data (...)
Saturday 8 May 2004
BERN, Switzerland, May 07, 2004 (UPI) — The United Nations has requested an officer from historically neutral Switzerland for peacekeeping work in Sudan, Swiss newspaper Der Bund reports.
Switzerland has pursued a policy of careful (...)
Friday 1 August 2014
July 31, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan will organise an international conference against economic sanctions imposed on the country by the United Sates, the official news agency reported on Friday.
Washington imposed economic and trade (...)
Friday 31 January 2014
January 30, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Switzerland is ready to help Sudan manage its foreign debt issue and urging the international community, in its capacity as a member of the Paris Club, to offer debt relief to the East African nation. (...)
Sunday 4 July 2004
GENEVA, July 04, 2004 (Swissinfo) — Switzerland exported small arms valued at $4.3 million (SFr5.3 million) to war-torn Sudan in 2002, according to a report presented to the United Nations.
The report, from Geneva’s Institute of (...)
Friday 4 June 2004
By Anna Nelson
GENEVA, June 03, 2004 (swissinfo) — The Swiss foreign minister, Micheline Calmy-Rey, has pledged SFr10 million in humanitarian assistance for Sudan’s war-ravaged Darfur region.
At a United Nations conference in Geneva on (...)
Wednesday 30 June 2004
GENEVA, June 29, 2004 (Swissinfo) — The Swiss foreign minister, Micheline Calmy-Rey, has called for a political solution to the ongoing humanitarian crisis in the Darfur region of western Sudan.
Calmy-Rey, who has just visited the (...)
Will Sudan allow rights experts to do their job?2015-05-14 06:50:04
By Jehanne Henry
Sudan is set to receive not just one, but three visits from international human rights experts this month: the United Nations special rapporteur on violence against women and (...)
Chaos in Libya poses big threat to Sudan and Egypt2015-05-13 05:56:16
By Amira Khair
Speaking to journalists after briefing the Security Council Mr. Bernardo Leon, special representative of the secretary general to Libya, said "chaos in Libya is a huge problem not (...)
European Union helps treat malnutrition in Sudan2015-05-25 06:49:48
WFP Press Release European Union helps treat malnutrition among Sudan’s most vulnerable
24 May 2015
KHARTOUM - The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed a contribution of €9 (...)
HRW calls to stop arbitrary detention in Sudan2015-04-30 21:53:00
Sudan: Surge in Detention, Beatings, Around Elections Free Those Held Arbitrarily; Investigate Abuses
(Nairobi, April 29, 2015) – Security forces in Sudan<https://www.hrw.org/africa/sudan> (...)