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.
Monday 14 January 2013 January 13, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) – Eritrean Afar nationals have held their first Diaspora Conference in Sweden calling on the international community to intervene to end worsening atrocities committed by the regime in Asmara.
Friday 4 November 2011 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
November 3, 2011 (ADDIS ABABA) - An Ethiopian court on Thursday dropped charges against two Swedish journalists accused of conspiring to carry out terrorist attacks.
However, the accused, Johan Persson and Martin (...)
Wednesday 8 September 2004 STOCKHOLM, Sept 7 (AFP) — Swedish Foreign Minister Laila Freivalds accused the United Nations on Tuesday of dragging its feet in dealing with the crisis in Sudan’s strife-torn western province of Darfur.
"The atrocious situation in (...)
Wednesday 31 October 2012 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
October 30 2012 (ADDIS ABABA) - European jurists have brought the cases of long imprisoned Swedish-Eritrean journalist and activist, Dawit Isaac to the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (ACHPR). (...)
Saturday 26 February 2011 February 25, 2011 (JUBA) – South Sudan political parties are happy with the recent inclusive approach that saw their representatives participating in various decision making processes which the emerging independent state has been (...)
Tuesday 11 September 2012 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
September 10, 2012 (ADDIS ABABA) - Addis Ababa on Monday announced that it has granted pardons to more than 1,950 Ethiopian prisoners, including two Swedish journalists imprisoned on terror charges, ahead of (...)
Thursday 20 December 2007 December 19,2007 (STOCKHOLM) — Sweden will in 2008 open new embassies in Afghanistan, Sudan and Belarus as it plans to increase its humanitarian and financial aid to those countries, the foreign ministry said Wednesday.
Thursday 13 October 2011 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
October 12, 2011(ADDIS ABABA) – An international press freedom watch dog has accused Ethiopian Prime Minister, Meles Zenawi, of prematurely calling two jailed Swedish journalists “partners of terrorist organization” (...)
Monday 22 October 2012 European Union Ambassadors conclude a visit to North Darfur
22 October 2012 European Union Ambassadors (L) to (R) : French, Spanish, Dutch, European Union, British, Italian and Swedish Ambassadors to Sudan (EC)
Ambassadors of the (...)
UNMISS head of mission must heed calls to step down2014-03-08 11:44:51 By Rose Sakala
March 7, 2014 - The calls by the South Sudanese for the Head of the UN Mission ( UNMISS) to step down ought to be taken seriously for it is their prerogative to determine who is (...)
Khartoum: really out of the terrorism business?2014-03-08 11:33:53 By Eric Reeves
March 7, 2014 - Given the U.S. intelligence community's eager relationship with Khartoum, it would be convenient if the National Islamic Front/National Congress Party regime were (...)
The power struggle dividing the country2014-03-07 09:47:48 By Nikolai Hegertun
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