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 (...)
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.
Sunday 17 June 2012
The Transitional Constitution of the Republic of South Sudan 2011 - An Expert View from the OutsideStudy on Transitional Constitution of the Republic of South Sudan
This study of the Transitional Constitution of (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
Friday 28 November 2014
November 27, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The government of Switzerland has contributed an additional $523,013 to the Sudan Common Humanitarian Fund (CHF) to help address growing humanitarian needs in Sudan making the total Swiss contribution to (...)
Doubts remain over South Sudan peace talks2015-03-04 21:22:01
By John A. Akec
News of a possible end to South Sudan’s 11-month-old conflict was received with guarded optimism at the start of February, and there were good reasons for this. On January 21, (...)
The Berlin Meeting: What’s at stake?2015-02-25 11:33:06
By the Sudan Democracy First Group (SDFG)
Between 25 and 27 February, Berlin will become the hub for the Sudanese unarmed and armed opposition, invited by the German Foreign Ministry and the (...)
Press Release from the SPLM/A (IO) in Uganda2015-02-11 09:39:09
February 10, 2015
1. The office of the SPLM/A (IO) and the presence of its diplomatic representation that was established under the Kampala outcome of the 21st August 2014 is operational and has (...)