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South Sudan teaching hospital, university ink deal to train medical students

Xinhua 28 Nov 2023
28 (Xinhua) -- An unveiling ceremony of the medical service partnership between the University of Juba and the Juba Teaching Hospital was held Monday in Juba, the capital of South Sudan ... "We want to bring this model to South Sudan to help the people here ... South Sudan teaching hospital, university ink deal to train medical students.

Humanitarian agencies seek funds to support 6 million vulnerable South Sudanese 28 Nov 2023
Sadly, for most people, we expect multiple shocks, including the negative impact of climate change, which will continue to drive acute needs next year," Verney said in a statement issued in Juba, the capital of South Sudan ... Verney said South Sudan's humanitarian appeal for 2023 is underfunded at 53.8 percent as of Nov.

Documents show UAE aimed to pursue gas deals ahead of COP28, BBC says

Reuters 27 Nov 2023
Summary. COP28 spokesman says documents 'inaccurate'COP28 president-designate heads state oil companyMeeting U.N ... Our Standards ... He previously covered Gulf financial and economic news, with a focus on the fast-growing capital markets there. He joined Reuters in 2018 in Cairo, where he covered Egypt and Sudan, including its uprising ... Contact.

Cheap over-the-counter nail drug found to work on crippling flesh-eating disease

The Observer 23 Nov 2023
Dr Borna Nyaoke, the head of mycetoma at the Drugs for Neglected Diseases Initiative (DNDi) – which coordinated the trial with the Mycetoma Research Center (MRC) in Sudan’s capital, Khartoum, and the Japanese pharmaceutical company Eisai – labelled the discovery “momentous” ... Mycetoma patients awaiting treatment in Khartoum, Sudan.

The man who escaped genocide, twice

Economist 23 Nov 2023
They had fled from Darfur, a region of western Sudan, where Arab militias were intent on slaughtering anyone who belonged to the Masalit, a black African ethnic group.\nOccasionally Abdelaziz would interject, offering words of comfort to a woman who wiped her tears on her hijab, or a more precise translation for the medical staff at the camp.

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Elko Daily Free Press 23 Nov 2023
THURSDAY. November 23, 2023 All times Pacific. Start times can vary based on cable/satellite provider. Confirm times on your on-screen guide ... NBC, 5.30 a.m ... In tonight's series premiere episode, "The Warrior Kings," Lin is in the deserts of Sudan seeking the lost capital of a kingdom of warriors who once conquered and ruled the mighty Egyptian empire ... .

Over 380,000 people cross into South Sudan since outbreak of conflict in Sudan: UN

Xinhua 22 Nov 2023
In its latest report released in Juba, the capital of South Sudan, the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said that among the arrivals, half are women and children under 18 years of age, while Sudanese refugees constitute only 16 percent of the influx.

Sudan's neighbors meeting in Cairo for summit agree to Egypt's initiative to try to end conflict

Al Wasat 22 Nov 2023
Leaders from Sudan’s seven neighboring countries agreed on Thursday in Cairo to a new Egyptian-led initiative seeking to resolve the deepening conflict in the African country ... The 12 weeks of fighting between the army and the RSF have turned Khartoum, Sudan’s capital, into an urban battlefield.

South Sudan, Sudan's civilian coalition push for ceasefire talks amid conflict 21 Nov 2023
"We have to resolve problems through negotiations instead of bullets, artillery and warplanes," El Degeir told journalists after a consultative meeting with South Sudan officials in Juba, the capital of South Sudan ... "We are part of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development and the African Union, but Sudan's issues affect South Sudan the most.

Inside Hamas’s sprawling financial empire

Economist 20 Nov 2023
One such firm built the Afra Mall, Sudan’s first shopping mall, while another mines near Khartoum, its capital ... close.\nToday, while Hamas’s politicians favour Doha, the capital of Qatar, and its companies range from Algeria and Sudan to the UAE, its financiers live in Istanbul.

Cattle raiders give up guns in ongoing fight for peace in northern Uganda

Al Jazeera 20 Nov 2023
It’s one of the poorest, if not the poorest [areas], in this country,” said Simon Peter Langoli, head of the Karamoja Development Forum, an advocacy organisation in the regional capital of Moroto ... With guns flowing over neighbouring Kenya and South Sudan’s porous borders, cattle ...

Sudan's warring parties trade blame over destroying dam bridge south of capital

Xinhua 18 Nov 2023
18 (Xinhua) -- The Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) and the paramilitary Rapid Support Forces (RSF) on Saturday traded blame over the destruction of a bridge over the Jabal Awliya dam south of the capital Khartoum ... Sudan's warring parties trade blame over destroying dam bridge south of capital.

Horrors of forgotten Sudan war ‘verging on pure evil’

The Daily Telegraph 18 Nov 2023
In the seven months since Sudan was engulfed in war, Dr Mihad Yosif has faced shelling, hunger, predatory marauding troops and the disappearance of his brother ... the capital Khartoum.

Sudan demands immediate end to UN mission – Reuters

Russia Today 17 Nov 2023
The government of Sudan requested that the United Nations immediately terminate the UNITAMS mission ... Violence broke out in Sudan’s capital of Khartoum on April 15 between the SAF and RSF following weeks of rising tensions over a plan to integrate forces as part of a transition from military rule to civilian democracy.

South Sudan calls for lifting arms embargo as it deploys forces without firearms

Xinhua 17 Nov 2023
Michael Makuei Lueth, minister of Information and Communication, Technology and Postal Services, said that the first phase of the unified forces on Wednesday was deployed without forearms to Upper Nile state located north of Juba, the capital of South Sudan, due to the existing arms embargo which has made it difficult for them to procure arms.

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