Sudan: Population & Operational Update: South Sudanese Refugee Response (1 – 30 November 2018)

Total population estimate increase, following receipt of updated population statistics.

Ongoing cash and fuel shortages driving response delays in all states.

Durable shelters constructed at new Al Jamey’a refugee camp in White Nile State.

Population Update

– TOTAL SOUTH SUDANESE …

Sudan: Population & Operational Update: South Sudanese Refugee Response (1 – 30 November 2018)

Total population estimate increase, following receipt of updated population statistics.

Ongoing cash and fuel shortages driving response delays in all states.

Durable shelters constructed at new Al Jamey’a refugee camp in White Nile State.

Population Update

– TOTAL SOUTH SUDANESE …

Cameroon Suspends Journalists, Media Outlets

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON Cameroon has suspended 16 journalists and seven news outlets for periods ranging from one month to six months for what it calls media offenses.

The National Communication Council suspended Vision 4, a privately-owned television station in Cameroon’s capital …

UN Reports ‘Alarming’ Trends in Drug Trafficking in Africa

UNITED NATIONS The U.N. drugs and crime chief said Wednesday that his office is registering new, alarming trends in drug trafficking in western and central Africa that are destabilizing the ability of country’s to govern as well as security, economic …

Sudan Leader Visit Seen as Effort to Reintegrate Syria into Arab Fold

Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir traveled to Damascus on Sunday, catching many observers by surprise. According to Arab media, the visit is part of a Russian strategy to rehabilitate Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and reintegrate his government into mainstream Arab politics.…

Sudan Leader Visit Seen as Effort to Reintegrate Syria into Arab Fold

Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir traveled to Damascus on Sunday, catching many observers by surprise. According to Arab media, the visit is part of a Russian strategy to rehabilitate Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and reintegrate his government into mainstream Arab politics.…

Sudan President lands in Syria in 1st visit by Arab leader

Sudan’s president on Sunday became the first Arab League leader to visit Syria since civil war erupted there nearly eight years ago.

Omar al-Bashir was greeted at the Damascus airport by Syrian President Bashar Assad before they both headed to …