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Nov 21, 2008, 18:01 ET Sudan Committed to Ceasefire But Also Prepared to Safeguard Country's Security

The following release is being issued by the Embassy of the Republic of the Sudan: Not in the least bit surprising, accusations are already...


Nov 13, 2008, 16:15 ET 'Sudan People's Initiative' Calls for Ceasefire; President Declares it Immediately and Unconditionally

The following was released today by the Embassy of Sudan: President al-Bashir announced on Wednesday morning an "immediate and unconditional...


Sep 30, 2008, 01:00 ET Rebels Down Helicopter; Ocampo Celebrates in New York

WASHINGTON, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Rebels yet again shot down a UN-AU peacekeeping helicopter this afternoon killing 4 people...


Aug 26, 2008, 01:00 ET Rebels Hijack Plane and Militarize Civilian Camps

WASHINGTON, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In yet another act of terror, the rebels this afternoon hijacked a plane carrying around one...


Jul 23, 2008, 01:00 ET Darfurians Slam Ocampo in a Major Public Rally

WASHINGTON, July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- In rallies that drew in thousands of jubilant and supportive citizens across Darfur, President Bashir today...


Jul 15, 2008, 01:00 ET Sudan Denounces Ocampo's Accusations

WASHINGTON, July 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being issued by the Embassy of the Republic of the Sudan: The stupefying...


Jul 09, 2008, 01:00 ET National Elections Act: A Milestone Towards Peace And Democracy

WASHINGTON, July 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In accordance with the provisions of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA), Sudan's parliament...


Jun 09, 2008, 01:00 ET Sudanese President al-Bashir Signs Essential Abyei Peace Agreement

WASHINGTON, June 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a historic and much anticipated move to resolve an impasse that has long been a stumbling block...


May 29, 2008, 01:00 ET Embassy of the Republic of the Sudan responds to Save Darfur Coalition's joint statement

WASHINGTON, May 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The historic race for the President of the United States is without a doubt an occasion that many...


May 11, 2008, 01:00 ET Embassy of Sudan Responds to Attack on City of Omdurman

WASHINGTON, May 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Heavy gunfire and artillery rang through Omdurman as an anticipated attack by a rebel group came...


May 02, 2008, 01:00 ET The Embassy of the Republic of the Sudan Celebrates Release of Sudanese Nationals

WASHINGTON, May 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The release of the Sudanese nationals, Sami al-Haj, Amir Mohamed al-Amir and Walid Mohamed Ali is...


Oct 02, 2007, 01:00 ET Attack on A.U. Peacekeepers Underscores Urgent Nature of Sudanese Crisis Solution

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A calculated attack by more than 1,000 heavily armed personnel in 30 vehicles against African...


Jun 12, 2007, 01:00 ET Conclusions of the High-Level AU UN Consultations With the Government of Sudan on the Hybrid Operation

WASHINGTON, June 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A high-level technical consultation was held in Addis Ababa on 11-12 June, 2007, pursuant to the...