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Muslim-American can sue over ‘no-fly list’ -U.S. appeals court

Sept 20 (Reuters) – A federal appeals court on Thursday
revived a Muslim-American man’s lawsuit accusing the U.S.
government of improperly keeping him for about six years on its
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Syrian Kurds say they cannot hold foreign jihadists indefinitely

QAMISHLI, northeast Syria, Sept 20 (Reuters) – Kurdish-led
authorities controlling northeastern Syria will not be able to
hold foreign Islamic State fighters indefinitely, and their home
countries should take them back, a senior official there said on
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RPT-A year after U.S. sanctions ended, Sudan’s economy unravels

KHARTOUM, Sept 17 (Reuters) – For 22 years Mohamed Mahmoud
deposited his law practice’s cash in a bank near his Khartoum
office. Now, fearful that shrinking limits on withdrawals will
mean he can’t get his money out, he keeps it in a safe behind
his de… Continue reading

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A year after U.S. sanctions ended, Sudan’s economy unravels

KHARTOUM, Sept 17 (Reuters) – For 22 years Mohamed Mahmoud
deposited his law practice’s cash in a bank near his Khartoum
office. Now, fearful that shrinking limits on withdrawals will
mean he can’t get his money out, he keeps it in a safe behind
his de… Continue reading

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UPDATE 3-Sudan’s president brings back Zubeir as central bank governor

KHARTOUM, Sept 16 (Reuters) – Sudan’s president has
nominated Mohamed Kheir al-Zubeir for a second term as governor
of the central bank as authorities seek to contain economic
turmoil that led to street protests at the start of the year.

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Sudan’s president nominates new central bank governor – statement

KHARTOUM, Sept 16 (Reuters) – Sudan’s president has
nominated Mohamed Kheir al-Zubeir as the new governor of the
central bank, a presidential statement said on Sunday.

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Sudan inflation hits new highs in August – statistics agency

KHARTOUM, Sept 16 (Reuters) – Sudan’s inflation rate climbed
to a high of 66.82 percent in August from 63.94 percent in July,
the state statistics agency said on Sunday, in an economic
crisis that prompted a change of government last week.

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UPDATE 1-Sudan’s newly-appointed finance minister rejects post – SUNA

KHARTOUM, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Abdullah Hamduk, named as
finance minister in Sudan’s new administration, has formally
declined the appointment, state news agency SUNA reported on
Saturday.

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Sudan’s newly-appointed finance minister rejects post – SUNA

KHARTOUM, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Former Executive Secretary of
the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa Abdullah
Hamduk has formally declined his appoinment as Sudan’s finance
minister, state news agency SUNA reported on Saturday.

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UPDATE 2-Traders wary of delays as Russia toughens grain export control

* Move coincides with concerns about possible export curbs
(Writes through to add traders’ point of view)

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