Latest in Highlight

Advertising Area

Latest in

Sudan’s Bashir vows to punish South

By Abdelmoneim Abu Edris Ali / AFP KHARTOUM: Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir voiced doubt on Thursday over UN talk of sanctions against South Sudan, but said his country will impose a punishment of its own for deadly clashes along the border. Keeping up war rhetoric which has drawn expressions of concern from the United States, …


Sudan’s defense minister sought by int’l court

By Mike Corder / AP THE HAGUE: The International Criminal Court issued an arrest warrant Thursday for Sudan’s defense minister, the third senior regime official sought by the court for alleged involvement in atrocities in Darfur. The court announced it wants Abdelrahim Mohamed Hussein arrested on a warrant containing seven counts of crimes against humanity and …


Sudan’s Bashir to attend south’s independence ceremony

By Abdelmoneim Abu Edris Ali/ AFP KHARTOUM: President Omar Al-Bashir said on Thursday he planned to attend the independence ceremony of south Sudan which he wanted to be a stable and secure new state with relations benefitting both sides. Speaking just two days before the planned ceremony, Bashir said: “After two days I will go …


End of Section