situation in sudan

UN chief deeply concerned over situation in Sudan

June 16th, 2011 - 9:23 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, June 16 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has expressed concern over the prevailing situation in Sudan's South Kordofan region, Ban's spokesman Martin Nesirky said in a statement released ... Read more...

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Obama holds first presidential interview on YouTube

February 2nd, 2010 - 4:26 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 2 (DPA) Barack Obama conducted the first interview of a sitting US President on YouTube Monday, answering text and video questions submitted by users and chosen in an online ... Read more...

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US concerned over weapons flow into southern Sudan

January 27th, 2010 - 3:04 am ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 27 (DPA) The US Tuesday raised concern over the flow of heavy weapons into southern Sudan, where violence has increased as the region prepares for elections in April. US Ambassador ... Read more...

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Hillary Clinton to visit Africa next week

July 31st, 2009 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria, July 31 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will visit South Africa next week as part of her seven-nation tour of Africa, BuaNews Reported. Clinton will begin her tour ... Read more...

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Ban asks G-20 to give $1 trillion to help developing world

March 26th, 2009 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 26 (DPA) UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has asked the group of 20 leading economies meeting in London next week to provide $1 trillion to assist developing countries ... Read more...

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Obama calls for better military dialogue with China

March 13th, 2009 - 3:47 am ICT by IANS
DPA Washington, March 13 (DPA) US President Barack Obama told Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi that the two countries need to increase military dialogue following the weekend naval confrontation in the South China ... Read more...

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Sudan warns of ramifications if al-Bashir arrested

February 6th, 2009 - 7:53 am ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 6 (DPA) Sudan has warned that it would use "all options" available if the International Criminal Court (ICC) were to issue an international arrest warrant for President Omar al-Bashir, ... Read more...

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Peace talks to end Darfur conflict in trouble: UN

June 25th, 2008 - 1:59 am ICT by IANS
DPA New York, June 24 (DPA) The chief UN mediator in negotiations to end the ethnic conflict in Sudan's Darfur region said Tuesday neither the Sudanese government nor the rebel groups trust the ... Read more...

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