Sudan’s Opposition and Military to Resume Talks

The talks between Sudan’s protest leaders and the Transitional Military Council are expected to resume this week, following concessions on both sides.

Protest groups have suspended a nationwide strike called after security forces last week violently broke up a protest …

Sudan’s Opposition and Military to Resume Talks

The talks between Sudan’s protest leaders and the Transitional Military Council are expected to resume this week, following concessions on both sides.

Protest groups have suspended a nationwide strike called after security forces last week violently broke up a protest …

US Joins Effort to Salvage Agreement in Sudan

The top U.S. diplomat for Africa on Wednesday joined an international effort to press Sudan’s military rulers and the opposition toward a deal on a transition to democracy two months after the overthrow of former President Omar al-Bashir.

An Ethiopian …

Study Ranks Afghanistan As World’s Least Peaceful Country, Points To ‘De-Escalation’ In Ukraine

According to a new study, the world became “very slightly” more peaceful for the first time in five years, but remains “considerably less peaceful now” than a decade ago due to conflicts in the Middle East, a rise in terrorism, …

South Sudan Refugees in Uganda Hope to Return Home

Uganda hosts Africa’s largest refugee population � one and a quarter million people, with two-thirds having fled conflict in South Sudan. Last year’s peace deal raised hopes for some South Sudanese that they could soon return home. But the fragile …

Sudan Protesters, Military to Resume Talks on Transitional Council

Sudan’s opposition leaders have agreed to end their campaign of civil disobedience and strikes and resume talks with the country’s military rulers aimed at forming a transitional council.

In turn, the Transitional Military Council also agreed to release political prisoners, …

UNMISS PoC Update, 10 June 2019

As 6 June 2019, a total of number of civilians seeking safety in six Protection of Civilians (PoC) sites located on UNMISS bases is 181,096 including 100,441 in Bentiu, 29,190 in Malakal, 30,272 in Juba UN House, 2,061 in Bor, …