COAT OF ARMS
Government: Dominant-Party Federal Presidential Republic
Current President: Omar al-Bashir
Population: 37,345,935 (2017)
Land Size: 1.8 million sq km (728,215 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Sat - Jun 23, 2018: Central Darfur Camp Leader Murdered - AllAfrica News: Sudan
[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -A leader of one of the camps for displaced people in Nierteti, Central Darfur, was shot dead by gunmen in his house on Tuesday.
- Fri - Jun 22, 2018: On Air - Podcast #2 - AllAfrica News: Sudan
[Radio Dabanga] Amsterdam -Welcome to the second Radio Dabanga podcast! A podcast about what is happening in Sudan, how Radio Dabanga works, and why your support to the radio station is so important.
- Fri - Jun 22, 2018: New Attack Against Returnees to Kutum, North Darfur - AllAfrica News: Sudan
[Radio Dabanga] Kutum -Two women were seriously injured in a militia attack on farmers returning voluntarily to Kutum in North Darfur on Wednesday. This follows a similarly brutal attack which left at least 19 injured in nearby Tuma on Monday.
- Fri - Jun 22, 2018: Reconciliation Conference Aims to Ease Tribal Tensions in South Darfur - AllAfrica News: Sudan
[Radio Dabanga] Gireida -A Reconciliation and Social Peace Conference between leaders of the Falata and Masalit tribes will begin in Gireida in South Darfur next week.
- Fri - Jun 22, 2018: Detentions Continue in Port Sudan Amid Water Protests - AllAfrica News: Sudan
[Radio Dabanga] Port Sudan -Sudan's Red Sea state security apparatus has continued its campaign to arrest activists against the backdrop of a surge in protests against drinking water crisis for more than a week.