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Sudan , Tuesday 23 January 2018

News Sudan » Security: Sudan Frees 2 Journalists Working for Foreign News Agencies

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/22/world/africa/sudan-journalists-reuters-agence-france-presse.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

The two journalists were among the last of 15 detained by Sudan’s National Intelligence and Security Service to be released. Sudan’s government provided no explanation for why it had detained them or what charges, if any, they might have faced.

News Sudan » Security: Sudan's press freedom: Concern about confiscations

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/01/sudans-press-freedom-concern-confiscations-180122111644005.html
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Members of Sudanese parliament are deliberating a bill to allow national security agents to shut down newspapers, radio and TV stations for 15 days without citing any reason. If the bill becomes law, Sudan's press council would have the power to ...

News Sudan » Security: Sudan releases journalists detained for covering protests

News channel or source: http://www.africanews.com/2018/01/23/sudan-releases-journalists-detained-for-covering-protests/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

The journalists were detained while covering protests and clashes with security forces which broke out across Sudan early this month after Khartoum imposed tough economic measures in line with recommendations by the International Monetary Fund. The arrests ...

News Sudan » Security: AFP and Reuters journalists detained covering Sudan protests

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/afp-reuters-journalists-detained-covering-sudan-protests-033457414.html
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Rights groups said dozens of people were killed when security forces crushed the 2013 demonstrations, drawing international condemnation. Critics have repeatedly accused President Omar al-Bashir's regime of cracking down on the media in Sudan, with ...

News Sudan » Security: Sudan Holding Journalists Who Were Arrested While Covering Protests

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/sudan-holding-afp-journalist-who-was-arrested-while-covering-protests/4214780.html
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Rights groups said dozens of people were killed when security forces crushed the 2013 demonstrations, drawing international condemnation. Critics have repeatedly accused President Omar al-Bashir’s regime of cracking down on the media in Sudan ...

News Sudan » Security: Ambassador He Xiangdong Meets with IGAD Special Envoy for South Sudan

News channel or source: http://www.fmprc.gov.cn/mfa_eng/wjb_663304/zwjg_665342/zwbd_665378/t1527216.shtml
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Ambassador Ismail Wais said that the issue of South Sudan is complex and has a significant impact on the peace and security in the region. IGAD attaches great importance to the constructive role played by China and is grateful for China's precious support ...

News Sudan » Security: South Sudan's cease-fire broken by both sides, say monitors

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/01/16/south-sudans-cease-fire-broken-by-both-sides-say-monitors.html
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

JUBA, South Sudan – Sixteen people have been killed ... according to four separate investigations released Tuesday by the Cease-fire and Transitional Security Arrangements Monitoring Mechanism, an independent body. The reports also say that child ...

News Sudan » Security: Sudan holds communist leader after bread price demo: party

News channel or source: http://www.digitaljournal.com/news/world/sudan-holds-communist-leader-after-bread-price-demo-party/article/512330
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

Sudanese security agents arrested the leader of the opposition Communist Party on Wednesday after it organised a protest in the capital Khartoum against rising bread prices, its spokesman told AFP. Sporadic protests have erupted in parts of Sudan ...

News Sudan » Security: The Sudan-Turkey and Egypt-Eritrea growing alliances trigger armed crisis in the Red Sea

News channel or source: http://www.ethiopianreview.com/index/74250
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

responded that “Suakin belongs to Sudan and to no one else and promises that the agreement with Turkey will not threaten the security of the Arab countries”. The reassurances, however, were not enough to mend the tension, as evidenced by the reaction ...

News Sudan » Security: Newspapers seized, journalists arrested as Sudan protests boil over

News channel or source: http://www.enca.com/africa/newspapers-seized-journalists-arrested-as-sudan-protests-boil-over
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

The Sudanese Journalists Network (SJN) said on Tuesday and Wednesday Sudan’s National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS) arrested seven journalists while they were reporting on anti-inflation protests in Khartoum. READ: Police clash with ...