Sudan general promises free elections as protest toll rises

Published by Al-ArabySudan’s top general, Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan, promised to hold elections in a speech on Friday following nationwide protests against military rule which saw at least five people killed and hundreds injured earlier this week. Burhan, who led Sudan’s Transitional Sovereignty Council beginning in 2019, deposed the country’s civilian prime minister, Abdulla Hamdok, in a coup last October. Hamdok was later reinstated following widespread anti-coup demonstrations and international pressure…

CGTN: Seeking happiness for the people: China’s journey to common prosperity

BEIJING, Jan. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Back in the 1980s, China allowed some people to get rich first to help others gradually achieve the national goal of common prosperity. Now common prosperity is the priority route to delivering happiness to all the people. In 2021, China realized the goal of building a moderately prosperous society in all respects (known as “Xiaokang” in Chinese) and got off to a good start…

‫انطلاق “العربي 2”

الدوحة,دولة قطر, 1 يناير / كانون الثاني 2022 /PRNewswire/ — تنطلق يوم الأحد الثاني من شهر يناير/ كانون الثاني 2022، “قناة العربي 2” عند الساعة السادسة مساءً بتوقيت القدس (الرابعة بتوقيت غرينتش / السابعة بتوقيت الدوحة) في بث مباشر للحلقة الأولى من البرنامج الجديد “ضفاف”، وهو برنامج يومي مدته ساعة، يسلط الضوء على الأنشطة الثقافية في أرجاء الوطن العربي بشكل خاص،والأحداث الثقافية العالمية. ومن أبرز البرامج التي ستعرض على شاشة “العربي 2″،…

‫”إعمار” تستقبل 2022 باحتفالات “أمسية الروائع” المبهرة ليلة رأس السنة في “وسط مدينة دبي”

– إعمار تستقبل العام الجديد باحتفالات مذهلة أرادتها تحيّة تقدير إلى دولة الإمارات ودبي من خلال عرض رائع للألعاب النارية، والليزر، والأضواء، والموسيقى. – العرض المميّز الذي نقلته وسائل الإعلام حول العالم ليشاهده قرابة 3 مليارات شخص، يحتفي بكّل ما تمثّل دبي من حيوية، وانفتاح وإبداع. دبي، الإمارات العربية المتحدة, 1 يناير / كانون الثاني 2022 /PRNewswire/ — نظّمت “إعمار”، شركة تطوير العقارات المتكاملة الرائدة في دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة، احتفالات مبهرة…

CGTN: Looking forward to 2022, China vows never to rest on what it has achieved, ready for a long way ahead

BEIJING, Dec. 31, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — As China strides toward the second centenary goal of building a great modern socialist country in all respects, 2022 will be another important year. “To ensure that everyone leads a better life, we must never rest on what we have achieved, and there is still a long way to go,” said Chinese President Xi Jinping on the last day of 2021. Since the year…

Sudan crisis: Death toll in latest day of protests rises to five, say medics

The death toll from a police crackdown on the latest nationwide protests against military rule in Sudan rose to five on Friday, the Central Committee of Sudanese Doctors said.The group of medics, which is aligned with the protest movement, said the fifth person who had been killed was hit in the chest by a tear gas canister fired by security forces during the protests on Thursday.The protests were the 11th…

Sudan crisis: Death toll in latest day of protests rises to five, say medics

The death toll from a police crackdown on the latest nationwide protests against military rule in Sudan rose to five on Friday, the Central Committee of Sudanese Doctors said.The group of medics, which is aligned with the protest movement, said the fifth person who had been killed was hit in the chest by a tear gas canister fired by security forces during the protests on Thursday.The protests were the 11th…

Sudan crisis: Transitional Sovereign Council denounces violence in mass protests

Sudan’s transitional Sovereign Council denounced violence in recent mass protests, which led to the deaths of four protesters and injuries of hundreds of others.The council ordered authorities concerned to take all legal and military measures to prevent recurrence of such incidents, and ensure that no aggressor escapes punishment, the council said in a statement.“Four protesters were killed, while 297 others, along with 49 policemen, were injured in Omdurman,” the Sudanese…