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UPDATE 2-South Sudan frees rebel chief’s associates to back peace deal

JUBA, Nov 2 (Reuters) – South Sudan freed two associates of
rebel leader Riek Machar from prison on Friday, a Reuters
witness and senior government official said, advancing a deal to
end almost five years of civil war.

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Sudan should prosecute Darfur crimes, pursue ICC arrest warrants – UN

GENEVA, Nov 1 (Reuters) – A U.N. watchdog told Sudan on
Thursday to prosecute security forces for attacks in Darfur from
2014-2016 and cooperate with the International Criminal Court,
which has issued an arrest warrant for President Omar al-Bashir
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UPDATE 1-Sudan lifts partial ban on Egyptian imports – president

KHARTOUM, Oct 25 (Reuters) – Sudanese President Omar
al-Bashir said on Thursday he was lifting a partial ban on the
import of Egyptian goods, during a visit by his Egyptian
counterpart Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.

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Sudan has signed deal to lift partial ban on Egyptian goods -president

KHARTOUM, Oct 25 (Reuters) – Sudan agreed on Thursday to
lift a partial ban on Egyptian goods and remove obstacles to the
movement of goods and people between the neighbouring states,
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir said.

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REFILE-UPDATE 2-Sudan PM announces ‘strict austerity’ in emergency economic reforms

KHARTOUM, Oct 24 (Reuters) – Sudan’s Prime Minister Moataz
Moussa announced to parliament on Wednesday a 15-month emergency
economic-reform plan, including “further strict austerity
measures”, to begin this month.

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Sudan’s prime minister announces 15-month emergency economic reform plan

KHARTOUM, Oct 24 (Reuters) – Sudan’s Prime Minister Moataz
Moussa announced before parliament on Wednesday a 15-month
emergency economic reform plan, including further austerity
measures, to begin this month.

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Warring parties in South Sudan abducted hundreds of women and girls -UN

Oct 24 (Reuters) – Government and rebel forces in South
Sudan abducted hundreds of women and girls this year and many
have been raped and forced into sexual slavery, the U.N. mission
to the country said on Tuesday.

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Sudan gold production at 78 tonnes in first 9 months of 2018

KHARTOUM, Oct 23 (Reuters) – Sudan produced 78 tonnes of
gold in the first nine months of 2018, the country’s main
state-owned mining company said in a statement late on Tuesday,
exceeding government expectations by 12 percent.

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UPDATE 1-Former Sudanese president Suwar al-Dahab dies in Riyadh – SUNA

CAIRO, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Former Sudanese president
Abdulrahman Suwar Al-Dahab has died in the Saudi Arabian capital
Riyadh, Sudan’s state news agency SUNA said on Thursday.

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Former Sudanese president Siwar al-Dahab dies in Riyadh -Al Arabiya

DUBAI, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Former Sudanese president
Abdulrahman Siwar Al-Dahab has died in the Saudi capital Riyadh,
Saudi-owned TV channel Al Arabiya, reported on Thursday.

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