User: newstrust Topic: Darfur Crisis
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In run-up to election, Trump attempts mediation between Armenia and Azerbaijan, Israel and Sudan 23.10.2020 LA Times: Nation

After avoiding the Armenia-Azerbaijan clashes of the last month, the Trump administration meets with parties to debate solutions.

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How Sudan's rebel deal offers lifeline for peace 9.9.2020 BBC: World
Promises to end the devastating wars in Darfur, South Kordofan and Blue Nile come with a price tag.
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River Nile dam: Sudan blasts 'unilateral' move as Ethiopia dam fills 16.7.2020 BBC: World
As talks fail with Ethiopia, Sudan says water levels drop downstream and Egypt demands "clarification".
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River Nile dam: Reservoir filling up, Ethiopia confirms 15.7.2020 BBC: World
Officials confirm satellite images showing water levels rising, amid failed talks with Egypt and Sudan.
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South Sudan rivals Salvaa Kiir and Riek Machar strike unity deal 22.2.2020 BBC: World
The deal is intended to end six years of conflict which has killed some 400,000 people.
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South Sudan peace talks: Machar and Kiir in deadlock over states 16.2.2020 BBC: World
Riek Machar is not satisfied by President Salva Kiir's offer to reduce the number of states.
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Will genocide charge against Sudan's Bashir stick? 14.2.2020 BBC: World
A lot of work is needed before Sudan's ex-dictator faces an international court, argues Alex de Waal.
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Omar al-Bashir: Sudan agrees ex-president must face ICC 11.2.2020 BBC: World
The former strongman is accused of genocide and war crimes over killings in Darfur.
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Nobel Peace Prize: Has Abiy brought peace to East Africa? 11.10.2019 BBC: World
The Ethiopian prime minister has won the Nobel Peace Prize, but how successful has he been?
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Sudan crisis: Activists achieve 'big win' over generals 28.8.2019 BBC: World
The junta has agreed to a civilian government after months of protests against its rule.
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Betty Bigombe: The woman who befriended a warlord 8.8.2019 BBC: World
Betty Bigombe led peace talks in Uganda with Joseph Kony, leader of the notorious Lord's Resistance Army.
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Sudanese activists, army finalize power-sharing deal 4.8.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The African Union envoy to Sudan said Saturday the pro-democracy movement and the ruling military council have finalized a power-sharing agreement.
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Tens of thousands protest military rule in Sudan 30.6.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets in Sudan's capital and elsewhere in the country on Sunday calling for civilian rule nearly three months after the army forced out long-ruling autocrat Omar al-Bashir.
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Sudan crisis: Call for civil disobedience after arrests 9.6.2019 BBC: Front Page
The pro-democracy movement responds to the military crackdown which left dozens dead.
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Sudan crisis: Military arrests opposition figures after mediation bid 8.6.2019 BBC: World
The three men were held after meeting Ethiopia's PM in Khartoum to try to broker peace talks.
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Return of Sudan's feared Janjaweed 4.6.2019 BBC: World
The BBC's Fergal Keane looks at the Janjaweed's history for signs Sudan's protests would turn deadly.
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Sudan rebel leader returns despite death sentence 26.5.2019 BBC: World
Yasir Arman returns weeks after President al-Bashir was ousted and could take part in peace talks.
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The Ethiopians are building a massive dam, and Egypt is worried 8.4.2019 L.A. Times - World News

Since Ethiopia announced plans nearly a decade ago to build a massive hydroelectric dam along the Blue Nile tributary, the Egyptian government has waited in dread at the prospects that its freshwater lifeline could slow by as much as 25%.

Alternately threatening and negotiating, Egyptian officials...

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Saudi Arabia hopes naval exercises in the Red Sea lead to greater clout in East Africa 12.1.2019 LA Times: Commentary

Saudi Arabia stumbled to the finish line in 2018. Its war in Yemen got messier. Its reputation was severely damaged by the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Its regional rival Iran solidified its power in Syria.

But as the old year gave way to the new, the desert kingdom could count at least...

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UN official: UN backs talks, not elections in South Sudan 3.5.2018 Washington Post: World
The United Nations opposes a plan by South Sudan’s government to move to elections if warring parties are unable to reconcile differences at peace talks now scheduled to start May 17, the U.N.’s deputy peacekeeping chief said Wednesday.
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