Khartoum is the capital and largest city of Sudan. It is located at the confluence of the White Nile, flowing north from Lake Victoria, and the Blue Nile, flowing west from Ethiopia. The location where the two Niles meet is known as "al-Mogran". The main Nile continues to flow north towards Egypt and the Mediterranean Sea.
The U.S. State Department on Thursday called on Sudan's military to step aside and make way for a peaceful civilian-led transition, as protesters in Khartoum kept up demands for the country's.. Reuters - Published
The United States supports a democratic and peaceful transition in Sudan led by civilians who represent all Sudanese, the State Department said on Thursday, as protesters in Khartoum kept up demands.. Reuters - Published
Sudan has its third leader in as many days. Military interim leader Abdel Fattah al-Burhan Abdelrahman has promised protesters they'll soon have a civilian government after three decades of autocratic..
President Omar al-Bashir, who ruled Sudan with an iron fist for 30 years, was on Thursday overthrown in a coup by the armed forces which announced a two-year period of military rule to be followed by..
Anti-government demonstrators in Sudan entered a fifth day of protests as they participated in a sit-in outside the defense ministry and called for President Omar al-Bashir to step down. Rough cut (no..
KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan’s new military rulers arrested ousted President Omar al-Bashir’s two brothers for corruption, part of a broad sweep against officials and supporters of the former.. WorldNews - Published
The deposed Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir was moved from his residence to Kobar prison in the capital Khartoum, two family sources said on Wednesday, and a prison source said he was being held.. Reuters - Published
Sudan's deposed president Omar Al Bashir has been transferred to a maximum security prison just a week after being forced from office by the military following four months of mass rallies against his.. WorldNews - Published
By Khalid Abdelaziz KHARTOUM, April 15 (Reuters) - Sudanese protesters moved to block an attempt on Monday to break up a sit-in outside the Defence Ministry, where demonstrators have been pushing for a.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Reuters
KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Sudan's defense minister stepped down abruptly on Friday as head of the country's transitional ruling military council after only a day in the post, as protesters demanded quicker.. WorldNews - Published
CAIRO — The Sudanese army will not extradite deposed President Omar al-Bashir but will put him on trial at home, before the nation, the military said Friday as it defended its ouster of the longtime.. WorldNews - Published
Thousands of Sudanese demonstrators camped outside the defense ministry in Khartoum to push for a civilian government, defying a curfew and calling for mass prayers after the military overthrew Omar.. Reuters - Published
A military council took control of Sudan early on Thursday after arresting longtime President Omar al-Bashir after weeks of opposition protests gained momentum and support from the military, according.. WorldNews - Published
Thousands of people packed the streets of the Sudanese capital Khartoum on Thursday to protest against the army's announcement that President Omar al-Bashir would be replaced by a military-led.. Reuters - Published
Sudan's armed forces will make an important announcement soon, state television said on Thursday as troops were deployed in Khartoum and sources reported a coup attempt against President Omar al-Bashir.. Reuters - Published
Sudan's army deployed troops around the defense ministry, while soldiers and security agency personnel were deployed on key roads and bridges in Khartoum early on Thursday, as thousands of people.. Reuters - Published
As Sudan’s Omar al-Bashir attempts to quell a popular uprising against his rule, armed clashes between different branches of his security forces threaten “civil war,” demonstrators are warning... WorldNews - Published
Eleven people were killed in the Sudanese capital Khartoum on Tuesday, including six members of "state forces", the government's spokesman said on Wednesday, as protesters campaign for an end to.. Reuters - Published
Eleven people were killed during security incidents in the capital Khartoum on Tuesday, including six members of "state forces", the information minister said on Wednesday, citing a report by the.. Reuters - Published
CAIRO - Support within Sudan for embattled President Omar al-Bashir seems be waning as some ranks in the army, a major pillar of his three decades in power, appear to be tilting towards the.. WorldNews - Published