SUDANESE WHITE SESAME ACHIEVES WORLD RECORD PRICE

KHARTOUM, White sesame produced by Sudan has recorded the highest prices seen on world markets at 1,410 US dollars per tonne, according to the Sudanese Trade Point bulletin.

The Ethiopian sesame price meanwhile reached 1,400 per tonne, the publication reported …

South Sudan Lawmakers Extend President’s Term Until 2021

South Sudan’s parliament has approved extending President Salva Kiir’s term until 2021, angering the armed opposition as peace talks continue in a five-year civil war.

Lawmaker Atem Garang says the president is expected to sign the extension Thursday or Friday …

South Sudan Lawmakers Extend President’s Term Until 2021

South Sudan’s parliament has approved extending President Salva Kiir’s term until 2021, angering the armed opposition as peace talks continue in a five-year civil war.

Lawmaker Atem Garang says the president is expected to sign the extension Thursday or Friday …

Assad Forces Retake Daraa, Close In on Golan Demarcation Line

CAIRO, Syrian government forces continue to regain ground in the south of the country, moving closer to the demarcation line with the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights. Meanwhile, Israel continues to urge Russia to prevent Iranian and pro-Iranian militia forces from getting …

Assad Forces Retake Daraa, Close In on Golan Demarcation Line

CAIRO, Syrian government forces continue to regain ground in the south of the country, moving closer to the demarcation line with the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights. Meanwhile, Israel continues to urge Russia to prevent Iranian and pro-Iranian militia forces from getting …