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South Sudan president announces new parliament

Urdu Point 11 May 2021
A decree by Kiir was then read out on the South Sudan Broadcasting Corporation (SSBC) on Monday, including the Names of the national assembly legislators ... The dissolution of parliament came on the eve of a visit to the capital Juba by US special envoy to South Sudan Donald Booth.
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Sisi tell Egypt to keep faith in Ethiopia talks and don't fear losing Nile water

The National 11 May 2021
Egypt and Sudan have accused Ethiopia of intransigence in a decade of negotiations that failed to produce an agreement ... In the last round of talks, held in the Congolese capital of Kinshasa, Egypt and Sudan proposed that the US, EU and UN be invited to mediate in the conflict under African Union stewardship.
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The Huge Potential Qatar Airways Sees In Africa

Simple Flying 11 May 2021
Qatar Airways serves some 26 destinations across Africa in its own right this year ... Photo. Photo ... Photo ... The Democratic Republic of Congo, Somaliland, South Sudan, Zambia, and Zimbabwe, were all mentioned by Du Preez as possible future destinations. And the capitals of these countries – Kinshasa, Hargeisa, Juba, Lusaka, and Harare – would make sense.
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South Sudan president Salva Kiir announces new parliament

Gulf News 10 May 2021
South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir announced a new parliament on Monday including lawmakers from opposing sides of the country’s civil war as part of a 2018 peace accord, state television reported ... The dissolution of parliament came on the eve of a visit to the capital Juba by US special envoy to South Sudan Donald Booth.
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South Sudan president dissolves parliament

Arab News 10 May 2021
South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir has dissolved parliament, opening the way for lawmakers from opposing sides of the country’s civil war to be appointed under a 2018 peace accord ... The dissolution of parliament came on the eve of a visit to the capital Juba by US special envoy to South Sudan Donald Booth.
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Sudan says Ethiopian peacekeepers deported to refugee camp

Egypt Independent 10 May 2021
Mohammed, the Sudanese refugee official, said Sudan deported at least 33 troops Sunday from North Darfur’s provincial capital of el-Fasher to a refugee camp in the eastern province of Kassala, on the borders with Ethiopia ... The troops would join tens of thousands of Ethiopian refugees who fled the Tigray conflict to neighboring Sudan.
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UNAMID hands over its headquarters in Central Darfur

Reliefweb 10 May 2021
May 7, 2021 (KHARTOUM) - The former hybrid peacekeeping operation in western Sudan handed over its headquarters in the capital of Central Darfur state ... UNAMID and Adeeb Abdel Rahman, the Governor of Central Darfur State, signed on behalf of the Government of the Republic of Sudan.
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South Sudan president dissolves parliament as part of peace deal

Al Jazeera 09 May 2021
South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir has dissolved parliament, opening the way for lawmakers from opposing sides of the country’s civil war to be appointed under a 2018 peace accord ... The dissolution of parliament came on the eve of a visit to the capital, Juba, by the US special envoy to South Sudan, Donald Booth.
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Xinhua world economic news summary at 1000 GMT, May 9

China.dot.org 09 May 2021
Speaking to journalists, von der Leyen said this topic "is important," but will be discussed "in the long term, not in the short or medium term." ... - - - - ... - - - - ... The initiative was announced by Tshisekedi during his talks with Chairman of Sudan's Sovereign Council Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan in Khartoum, capital of Sudan ... - - - -.
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African Union leads diplomatic shuttle mission over Ethiopia dam

The National 08 May 2021
Congolese President Felix Tshisekedi, also current chairman of the African Union (AU), met his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fatah El Sisi soon after landing in the Egyptian capital from Khartoum where he held talks with Sudan’s transitional leaders on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, or GERD.
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African Union chairperson presents new initiative on Ethiopia's Nile dam issue

China.dot.org 08 May 2021
The initiative was announced by Tshisekedi during his talks with Chairman of Sudan's Sovereign Council Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan in Khartoum, capital of Sudan ... "Sudan stands with Ethiopia's ... Tshisekedi arrived in Khartoum earlier in the day for an official one-day visit to Sudan.
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Xinhua Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT, May 8

China.dot.org 08 May 2021
MANAMA -- Bahrain's health authorities on Friday announced a third booster COVID-19 shot for vaccinated individuals ... (Bahrain-COVID19-Vaccine). ---- ... The initiative was announced by Tshisekedi during his talks with Chairman of Sudan's Sovereign Council Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan in Khartoum, capital of Sudan. (Sudan-GERD-Initiative). ---- ... (Turkey-COVID19).
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Officials in South Sudan's Jonglei State Accused of Stealing Food Aid

Beijing News 06 May 2021
BOR, SOUTH SUDAN - Civil society activists and residents in the capital of South Sudan's Jonglei state have accused state officials of stealing food donated by President Salva Kiir that was meant for flood victims ... Corruption has been a persistent and widespread problem in South Sudan since the country won independence in 2011.
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