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An article introducing our country Sudan by Maha esmeal ahmed esmeal
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Sudan ,the small continent of Africa ,is remarkably one of the biggest African and Arabian countries thus, it occupies some one million square miles in the plant earths terra firma ,and is counted no(9) in terms of area in comparison with other countries .a glance at the of the continent would reveal that Sudan is the actual center of Africa ,and s surrounded by nine African countries ,namely and in anticlockwise order: (Egypt,Libya,chad,Demogratic Republic of cogo,Uganda,Kenya,Ethiopia,and Eritria).Thee stern region of Sudan is bounded by the Red sea, with the two main sea port of port Sudan and osman digna .The total population of Sudan is some 33 million in habitants, and is currently subject to arate of growth at 2.8%per annum.

Sudan is a housing a nation of heterogeneous features whose individuals are commonly famous for love of hospitality and succor and the present mix of the Arabian and African civilizations, which is the product of the deep past, has transformed the Sudanese nation into one bearing wide Varity of cultural social and ethnic background. The history  of the Sudan is back dated to the deeply rooted past of the Nubian kingdoms ,and of the antiquities of the successive Islamic states and kingdoms that ruled the country.

Weather conditions:

In vast area Sudan is extending from lat.5Nto lat.20 N, and it may be divided in to two natural regions with high temperature and heavy summer rains, especially in mountain areas, and(2) the scrub and desert region, hot throughout the year with only very light rains in summer between the months of November and February, a moderate cold felt all over the country ,while between March and June ,hot weather is a common feature in the country and it may reach 40 in Khartoum .So drinking of much liquids in summer is devisable ,as a measure to avoid of the risk of liquid deficiency and sun strake .a little more sugar and salt should be added to the ordinary food consumptions, and light cotton made clothing are the best to wear in much a hot weather.

Natural features:

I n additional to the recognized regions of savannas and scrub and desert ,the natural features of Sudan are characterized by the existence of five mountainous serieses and plains ,normally the Red sea Mountains and hills, the mountains (Jabal)mara(of 10.000ft. height above sea level )in the west of Sudan the Taka mountain in the east ,the Maidoub mountain Kassala state a group of plateaus in the far north of the state of western darfur,and Nuba mountains in the rich and rainy savanna belt of southern Sudan .Most of the plains of Sudan are naturally eguipped with so many rivers. The river Nile has come out to be one of the largest rivers in the world. Time in the Sudan -in Sudan is 3hrs earlier than 1green wich mean time.

Arabic is the official language in Sudan ,English is the second official language and is widely used in the big cities and the south of the Sudan .More than 150 dialects are being spoken in the country, some 26 of these are being spoken by more than 100 thousand person for each

Currency in circulation:

The official unit of the currency in circulation in Sudan is the (dinar) and its tenth subdivision in to the unit of pound .until today ,the central bank of su1-sudan national museum :The biggest of all museums in Sudan ,had first been established in the faculty of arts of Gardons memorial college in 1904,in later years it had been transferred to its present location and was opened for public in 1971. The museum contains so many antiquities that are shown   according to their succession from the prehistoric ages towards the advent of the Islamic era .The garden of the museum houses many temples that were brought from the high Dam engulfed area in the north of Sudan .                                              

an has issued seven categories of paper money ,as bank notes of 5 dinar, 25-dinar,50 dinar,100 dinar,1000 dinar,and2000 diner .Coins money also in circulation, as pieces of 1-dinar 2-dinar,5-dinar,50 dinar

Khartoum ,the land of ancient civilization and Nectar of history:

As apparently indicated and pointed out by all archaeological remains and historical features ,the land of Khartoum was the genuine home of many types of human life and civilization since so many prehistoric ages of these are the civilization of the early Khartoum, al-shaheenab,khor abuanja ,locations represent different historical periods and they had significant impacts on the history of Sudan, commencing from the Christian kingdom of   alwa , whose metropolis was in the city of soba ,and extending to the down of Islamic civilization.

        The main historical and archaeological locations:

A nation with out past will never be destined to deserve eternity ,so said one of the famous philosophers, and he had ,byway or another, stressed on the significance of history and the deep past of nations and the role of heritage in human genuine existence so, with in this limited space ,we are going to give a brief idea of the archaeological and historical features of the state of Khartoum.

1-Kor abu anja(10.000-8.000BC).

Khor abu anja is seasonal sterm to the main Nile ,and abu anja village was originally located at a distance of 3Km .From the stream mouth .Its the oldest housing cite in the state of Khartoum ,and its history dates back to the early stone age.

2-Kartoum (hospital cite (8000-6000BC):This spot is located inside Khartoum hospital and it dates back to the middle stone age ,which is also called the age of Khartoum early civilization the main activities of men in that age were stressed on collecting fruits, fishery ,and making of unpolished pots and stools. At this cite, some 2000years ago man had discovered the craft of pottery for the time in human history.

3-Al- shaheenab area(6000-3500 Bc):

The location of al-shaheenab area is to the west of the main Nile and at a distance of 48Km ,to the north from the governorate of karrari.The history of the area dates back to the modern stage age, no cemeteries were discovered in the area but all theories are in favor of the concept that the people of that age had thrown the corpses of their dead people in to the Nile.

4-Al-jaily area (6000-3500 Bc): The said location is in the vicinity of al-jaily railway station ,towards the north of Khartoum north .The location is composed of artificial hill.

5-The marawian age (593Bc-530Ac ):

The civilization of mararawi is regarded as one of the most distinguished African civilization ,it left behind numerous antiquities of pyramids ,places, temples which are still standing high to witness for the grandeur of the marawian age which had embraced many parts of African continent   especially in the south of the great sahara.

6-The Christian age (504-1504Ac)

The area of soba-west ,located in the state of Khartoum ,represents the important historical location of the above period which was historically attached to the Christian age in Sudan , as soba was a capital of the Christian state of alwa which was established on the eastern bank of the blue Nile at a distance of 14Km .

7-The kingdom of fonj(1504-1831Ac)

The period of the said kingdom dates back to the advent of the Islamic civilization ,and it witnessed the building up of numerous sacred doms of sheikhs of Islam. The main of these domes are of sheikh Idrees wad Al-arbab of Al-Ailafoon area on the eastern area on the eastern bank of the blue Nile.

8-The Turkishs Era(1831-185 Ac):

In the center of old Khartoum and to the west in the vicinity of the republican palace there are three famous and main building which are still in a good condition and always pointing out to the region of the Turkish in Sudan ,the three building are the present ones of the central post office ,the ministry of finance and national economy.

9-The Era of AL-Mahdiya region   (1885-1898):

The city of omdurman had gained its significance as a historical and national capital of Sudan due to the remarkable achievements of Al- mahdist state ,and the remain of which and the antiquities are still standing up until today to witness the greatness of the Al-mahdist era.The famous example of these remains are ramparts of Al-mulazmeen,the south fort, and the present prison of omdurman which was once a house that belonged to osman sheikh aldeen ,the son of caliph abdu-allah al-tayshi.The era of al-mahdism is actually represented by many historical sites most of which are found in the city of omdurman such as abdu-alchagyooms gate, the stadium of omdurman ,the caliphs house which was transformed into museum to contain different types of historical items that belonged to the era of al-mahdist state.

                                                  Museums of Khartoum :

                                                                                            

1-sudan national museum :The biggest of all museums in Sudan ,had first been established in the faculty of arts of Gardons memorial college in 1904,in later years it had been transferred to its present location and was opened for public in 1971. The museum contains so many antiquities that are shown   according to their succession from the prehistoric ages towards the advent of the Islamic era .The garden of the museum houses many temples that were brought from the high Dam engulfed area in the north of Sudan .

2-Museum of the Caliphs house:

This museum is located in omdurman town ,and it had once been the house of caliph abduallah al-sayed Muhammed Torshian,the successor of alemam almhadi.It had been built in 1887 under the supervision of the Italian architech.

3-The museum of   natural history   :Is located in al-jamah street near Al-sharigha conference hall of the university of Khartoum ,and it contain of many kinds of birds   and animals   that reflect the different aspect of the geographical variations of the Sudanese environment .Its a scientific institution which belongs to the university of Khartoum.

4-Sudan National Museum of Ethnography previously :known as the museum of popular heritage ,This museum is located in Khartoum near the crossing of Al- mak nimer street with Aljamah street and to the opposite of the ministry of external affairs, and it was opened for public in 1956.The building in the past year s was a club that belonged to the British army, and later on was transformed   into a museum to contain numerous elements of material culture and national heritage which reflect and represent the various cultural and ethnical variety in the different regions of Sudan .It was divided in to many rooms to house and reflect the different aspect of culture of reach region in Sudan.

5-The museum of the republican place: This museum occupies   the southeastern part of the republican place building ,and is assuming the task of documenting ,keeping, and showing up the presidential property and activity in the past various historical decades of modern Sudan .It is composed of several wings such as of old presidential vehicles ,of bleges,of rare oil paintings, and of musical instruments ,etc

The museum is open for public weekly in two   periods on Fridays ,Sunday ,and Wednesdays.

6-The military museum :

This museum was established inside the head quarters of Sudan peoples armed forces ,and it contains inside numerous old weapons and guns ,memos of old fighters in the different periods of Sudan history, and the remains of the historical battles that took place in Sudan.

Folkloric arts in Sudan: The large and wide variety in life features in Sudan has led to the enrichment of the radio-visual Folkloric arts which are attractive to the attention of the tourist, like singing and dancing .In the far east of Sudan we find the Bija tribe with their dance   of sword which reflects the Bedouin life and pluck of man, in the   north of Sudan .We find the Nubians playing with their tambourines in clam and solemn dances which reflect the nature of the desert and the Nile, in the south of Sudan ,where the nilotic tribes are living ,we find the drums which are linked to the meanings of tribal dances and the arts of war and similarly to the kamblaDance for young men on the Nuba mountains when they reach the age of man hood among the men of their tribes ,and in the center of Sudan we find the dance of Al saghriya and Al-Ardha,and all these self expressive of strength and endurance .These beside other dances of harvest and game among the tribes in the areas of the southern blue Nile and western Sudan .However, the folkloric arts in Sudan are an open invitation for the tourist of the country to come and see them as matter of fact.

The state of Khartoum ,in which the main center of the national capital is located, has engulfed all these different tribal gatherings into its crucible, with all their power of creativity in folkloric arts like that of the manual popular crafts and of the Nuba-tribes wrestling co petitions in the areas of Al-haj yosif.

The folkloric arts of singing and dancing are one of the genuine features which are prevalent among the majority of the inhabitants of Sudan ,and they represent an open invitation to all tourists to visit this country and see them in practice in the state of Khartoum and study them .

First car seen in Sudan :

Omdurmans iron band ,visible from the Khartoum Hilton ,spans the white Nile . After minute ride from the hotel and the visitor is in omdurman ,a traditional Arab market town ,offering every thing from fine Sudanese cotton and handicrafts to what is called the largest selection of camels in the world.

Omdurman is also the site of Khalifa house, the most interesting museum of Sudan .Equally impressive in omdurman is the very modern national theatre,adjacent to the countrys radio and Tv station .Like the other theatres and cinemas in Khartoum .As the climate is hot and dry part of the year and warm and dry the other part.

Natural Resources:

1-Agriculture:

The Sudan is very rich agricultural resources. There are continuous water sources ,land and the suitable climate for the production of different agricultural   products.

2- Animal Resources:

The Sudan considered as one of the richest countries in Africa and middle east in animal resources in the sudan is evaluated at not less than 330 million pounds.

In spite of the fact that the Sudan is so rich in the field of animal resources the income from meal export is only        about 10 millions ,and the other products of animals are not fully and economically utilized except for hides and skins.

3-Mineral Resources :

The preliminary feasibility studies proved the heavy existence of iron , magnesium,chrome,cupper and gold. It is no doubt that minerals need heavy capital and Sudan with is limited   resources cannot utilize its resources fully in this field .

4- Other resources :

The Nile and its branches is one   of the natural resources in the Sudan .The Nile is also considered as a source of hydro-electricpower which is not fully utilized .

5-Wood Resources:

The sudan is rich in forest but the wood industry is not advanced .

                             

 

 

 

An article introducing our country Sudan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 include customs, natural environment ,historical sites ,currency in circulations, museums of Khartoum ,folkoloric arts and natural resources  in Sudan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prepared by :Maha esmeal ahmed esmeal

June2006

 


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  • Salva Kiir provokes a dangerous situation in the South By :Tut Gatwech
  • Towards a Sudan without a Government Army By Abdullahi Osman El-Tom
  • Who is Behind Masseriya Tribe? by Mack Awer, former Red Army
  • The London-led Western crusade against Zimbabwe lacks rationalization. by Peter Lokarlo Marsu
  • The United Nations honors a female Sudanese researcher as part of the UNEP champions of the Earth: By Taha Yusuf Hassan
  • Britain to Darfur in daresay France it out by Hatim El Madani*
  • Darfur: Why Insecurity by Proxy has to Stop by Anne Bartlett
  • Corruption in the GOSS is a threat to peace in south Sudan. by Thomas Mawein Bior, Gogrial, Sudan
  • Disability is not Inability: Eliminating Teachers with Disabilities in Education by Ustaz Atem Dut Kuek
  • Postponing Sudan Census: Unjustified GoSSs rush hour By James Okuk
  • Sheikh Salva Keir Birneeeta by Hatim El Madani
  • Justice must be alive in Sudan if peace is genuine? By Mawien D Kuol
  • Sudans Bor county leaders disagree on town ownership by Philip Thon Aleu
  • Sudan and the popular uprising By Arman Muhammad Ahmad
  • Why politics must now also become personal on Darfur and China by Anne Bartlett
  • The Joke of the Poorly Ambitious Sudanese by Ali Bashir
  • The World Bank and NGOs in Southern Sudan: Keeping Poverty For Expatriate Benefit *By James Okuk
  • Kiir: Saying and doing differently by Malual Maker, South Sudan
  • Besides tribalism political favouritism a grave concern in New Sudan By Koang Tut Jing
  • South Sudan Democratic Forum in Canada informs the Goss to be mindful and permits the equality to any one (from South Sudan).By Ker Biel Ruey
  • English, the Crazy Language by Ali Al-Bashir- Jeddah.
  • El-Tom and Mr Nur Israel Taboo Loose lips sinck ships by Hatim El Madani
  • Our Parliament in Juba paid for doing nothing! by David Char Akau, South Sudan
  • AFRICAN FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT by Ali Bashir Al-Shafie
  • Sudan's Economic Development Increases Despite Sanctions By Sabina Castelfranco
  • THE SOUTH IS EMPTY by Tharwat Gassim
  • Sudans Defence Minster: How Racist Can He Be? By Abdullahi Osman El-Tom
  • BETWEEN GENUINE DEMOCRACY AND THE CLEPTOCRACY OF THE RULING GROUP by Arman Muhammed Ahmad
  • False Accusation against Dr.Riek Machar, A true Nationalist Leader in South Sudan By: PeterT.Nguanok
  • Tabans acquittal an example of double standard treatment of SPLM members Atem Mabior
  • Sudanese Responses To: "Obama And My Son": Mohammad Ali Salih, Washington, DC, USA
  • American Responses: "Obama And My Son": Mohammad Ali Salih, Washington, DC, USA
  • Community Land: A Critical Socio-Economic Factor To Temper With In Southern Sudan By James Okuk
  • Breaking a Taboo: Mr Nur and his SLM Office in Israel By Abdullahi Osman El-Tom
  • China refutes accusation on arms sales to Sudan
  • SPLM 2nd Convention: A Hard Test in Democratic Transformation *By James Okuk
  • The 60 Currents by Hamza M Babbikr
  • The unauthorized profile of the Eastern-Sudan Fronts Chairman 2-3 By Mohamed Ibrahim
  • The Justice & Equality Movement (JEM)/ Religion and the State By: Dr. El-tahir Adam El-faki
  • "USA TDOAY": Obama And My Son: Mohammad Ali Salih: Washington, DC, USA
  • CPA Adjustment and Quest for Southern Sudan Development *By James Okuk
  • Dear Cde Pagan Amoum Okiech by Aleu Ayieny Aleu
  • April 2008 General Population Census: Will I be Counted a Southerner? *By James Okuk
  • NUBA ASSOCIATION IN FRANCE:Condolence on death of Bishop Philip Abbass by Dr Ahmed Osman Tyia Kaffi
  • The Trembling Tip of the Nose!/Faisal Ali Suliman Addabi/lawyer/Doha/Qatar
  • An open letter to Hassan Abdullah Turabi By: Brian Adeba,
  • The big lie by Ismail Abdallah M.
  • JEMs Vision for a New Sudan by Dr El-tahir Adam El-faki
  • Reframing the Darfur Crisis by Anne Bartlett
  • Confederation for Southern Sudan a Betrayal to Self-determination By James Okuk
  • President Kiir should admit his failure and resign gracefully by Jor Deng
  • Kiir must be indicted for war crimes BY Atem Mabior
  • Kiir shows his real colours By Atem Mabior
  • Will UN Envoy Eliason Do His Homework on Darfur? By Dr. El-tahir Adam El-faki
  • SALVA KIIR BETRAYS THE SOUTHERN CAUSE by Atem Mabior
  • Critical Analysis on the paper presented by Presidential Advisor, Mr Bona Malwal under the title The Future of the CPA under the Current Political Crises`.
  • Sudan needs reality check By Hassan Ibrahim
  • The Hypocrisy of NCP Supporters on Darfur By Dr. Mahmoud A. Suleiman
  • The Polemics of Politics of Transitions in Sudan By John G Nyuot Yoh*
  • SPLM: A Party that Deserves Building not Ruining By James Okuk
  • The Paradox of Political Transformation by SPLM Standards. By; Baraj Ayuen
  • Fanatic Islamic Iran & Exploitive Transnational Capitalism are the Most harmful Sources of insecurity in the World
  • A PRAYER IN EACH CORNER by MOHAMMAD ALI SALIH
  • Movement erosion Bneha .... Conflict adults ousts Emin Tela t by Shol Goba
  • Northern Sudanese and Bashirs Call for Jihad Time for Southerners to Think Aloud Lily A. Akol
  • Sudanese & American Friends March for Peace and Reconciliation By Jimmy Mulla
  • The Dilemma of The SPLM: Is it justified? By: Ngino Nikako
  • The 4th General Congress of the Justice & Equality Movement (JEM) By Dr. Mahmoud A. Suleiman
  • If Sudan Want Peace it has to Prepare for War? * By James Okuk
  • Yet Another Africans Challenge: Liability No. 21 the IQ By Dr. Mohamed N. Bushara*
  • When will Darfur mediators learn (2) By Suliman A Giddo*
  • Bravo to Mr. Salva Kiir for Rejecting the US Proposal By James Okuk Solomon
  • Female Circumcision Negligence and Abuse By Dr. Amal Ahmed Elbasheir.
  • U.S Should Upgrade the SPLA if it is willing to Help Southern Sudan *By James Okuk Solomon
  • Where Sudan Is Booming By Alexis Okeowo
  • When Will Darfur Mediators Learn? By Suliman A. Giddo*
  • Mob Emotions Is Anti-Democratic Transformation By James Okuk Solomon
  • Check with Improper Balance: SPLM Risky Politics of Partnership By James Okuk Solomon
  • Another way to break Abie deadlock by Dr. S.M.Eldebailo
  • The SPLM & Protecting the CPA: Guarding Against the Cynical Obstructionism of NCP Parek Maduot
  • Do Ministers belong to the Party or to the Government? *By James Okuk
  • Habib Bank v Central Bank of Sudan Ismat Abdel Gadir - LL.B
  • DRIVING FAST TO EXPLODE IN THE ABYSS! By Comarde Edward Lino
  • Shilluk Communities vs Shilluk International Congress (SIC) By: Kimo Ajing Aba
  • FASTING RAMADAN IN A MONASTERY: Mohammad Ali Salih
  • It is Darfur Again and the Misery Goes On By E. Ablorh-Odjidja
  • SLM request to delay Libya talks by Tag Elkhazin,
  • THE HONOURABLE WISE PEOPLE OF THE WORLD/Ali Mahmoud Hassanein
  • Will the united Sudan remain attractive for all under the NCP regime?! By Dr. Mahmoud A. Suleiman
  • The Value of Peace in Sudan: From Ki-Moon to International Wisemen By James Okuk Solomon
  • South Sudan Egyptians relations / John Lawrence Morbe Joseph
  • Will the Failed Abuja Diplomacy Be Repeated in Libya? By Dr. Mahmoud A. Suleiman
  • Why a reality check is needed on Darfur by Anne Bartlett
  • United, Cairo's poor and poorer get heard
  • A Message from Ajik (Ajang) Union in North American To: Commander and Comrade Daniel Kodi by Fadul H.Haimad
  • What Happened To Gen. Kiir First Vice Presidency Position? / by Isaiah Abraham
  • Eritrea in the Sudan's president's office, By: Mohamed Osman Ibrahim
  • UN Ban Ki-Moon and his Drought Thesis of Darfur Conflict By: Abdullahi Osman El-Tom, Ph.D.
  • UN Secretary General: Mission Impossible By Dr. Mahmoud A. Suleiman
  • Old Habits Die Hard: The National Congress Party is Back to Its Outmoded TacticsBy: Dr. Mahmoud A. Suleiman
  • Greatest Marginalization of All Time/Isam Siddig
  • Darfur: A Little Less Talk, A Little More Action by Anne Bartlett
  • Muslims eye America by MOHAMMAD ALI SALIH
  • General Elections in Sudan by the Year 2009: A Fact or a Fiction?/By Dr. Mahmoud A. Suleiman
  • Alsalkeen Charitable Organization General Secretary. /By Al Sammani Awadallah
  • Cons and Cues About The Sudanese Forthcoming General Election/Isaiah Abraham
  • Animals rights are also rights/Isaiah Abraham
  • SPLM Official Counters the Recent Remarks of the NCP Official over Abyie and Darfour Translated by MAJOK NIKODEMO AROU
  • The Arab Congregation and the Ideology of Genocide in Darfur, Sudan By: Abdullahi Osman El-Tom, Ph.D.
  • Catholics Led to Hell/Written by Daniel Deng Monyde,
  • Keep away from Darfour, Mustafa Osman Ismail, warns the SPLM Translated by Majok Nikodemo Arou
  • Abyei Protocol. by Mayen. D. Ater
  • Darfur Actors and the absence of Road Maps By Dr. Mahmoud A. Suleiman
  • Judiciary Reshuffle Ineptly Calculated by Daniel Deng Monyde
  • Stop the Genocide and give the security then peace will come/Hamed Mohamedain Omer
  • THE AMERICANS AND ME (2): ISLAM Mohammad Ali Salih, Washington, Asharq Alawsat
  • Unwanted in Israel By Sherine Tadros at the Egyptian-Israeli border
  • ISSUES that Rose From the Sudanese Ambassador Press Conference By Jwothab Amum Ajak
  • Al Bashir Slams on Campaigners against Sudan, Reviews Political Developments By: Al Sammani Awadallah
  • Was Dr. John Garang Assassinated?/Daniel Deng Monyde,
  • What had happened in Darfur?/Mahmoud E. Yousif
  • Abie conflict The Inferno of Nivasha or the Paradise of Peace by Dr. S.M.Eldebailo
  • TEXT- Conclusions of AU-UN, Sudan on the Hybrid Operations
  • Alfashir is nearer than Kampala: JEM/NRF Commends New SPLM Stance on Darfur/By: Abdullahi Osman El-Tom
  • COMSARY by SALMAN OMER MAHMOUD
  • Sudan: The Politics of Naming - Genocide, Civil War, Insurgency/Prof. Mahmood Mamdani
  • US to Sanction Dr. Khalil Ibrahim! A Statement/Gammali Hasan Galal Eldin
  • Can Darfur Survive the CPA?/Abdullahi El-Tom and Mahmoud Abbaker Suleiman
  • GOD OR AMERICA: WHO IS FIRST? 8 DIFFERENT OPINIONS/Mohammad Ali Salih, Washington, Asharq Alawsat
  • It would be Unwise to think that a United Sudan Properly Functions within the Main Frameworks of the Phenomenon of Eastern African Development./Urban T. Kir
  • Darfur Crisis: Mediation Failure (2)/Ahmed M. Mohamedain
  • Government of Sudan and Darfur crisis/Musa Yakub Daoud
  • President Bush "Hurts" for Darfur Darfur Is Safer than US Urban Cities/Ali Baghdadi
  • Our Vision on the prospect of peace to end the Darfur tragedy/By Dr. M.A.Suleiman
  • Lies, Damned Lies and the Darfur Crisis by Anne Bartlett is a Director of the Darfur Centre for Human Rights and Development
  • International Media Ignore Sudanese Voices /AfricaFocus (Washington, DC)
  • Sudanese cyber rally forces website to remove controversial ad by Wasil Ali
  • why war in abyaii by bakhit mohd humaidan
  • Al Salikeen Earmarks 1.2 Billion Pounds for Service Schemes by Al Sammani Awadallah
  • A CALL TO ALL THE PEOPLE OF SOUTH SUDAN/By James Ogilo Agor Agokwech-Rochester, MN USA
  • Will the Quartet Summit Contradict with the UN, AU Role in Darfur By: Al Sammani Awadallah
  • Sudan Vision Carries Out a Survey on Pros and Cons of Humanitarian Aid in Sudan By: Al-Sammani Awadallah
  • Al Khatim Adlans legacy of wisdom and vision/ahmed elzobier
  • WHEN THEY BEG FOR UNITY by Mack Awer Riak
  • The Genocide Glitterati by Anne Bartlett
  • Darfur-Darfur Dialogue Will Not be Held Hostage by Hostile Armed Factions", Says Dr. Omar Adam
  • A brighter future for the Nuba Mountains/by Nuba Mountains Democratic Forum/Nour Tawir
  • A brighter future for the Nuba Mountains by Nuba_Mountains Democratic Forum by Samie A Djudo
  • RIFT KAKUMA HITS BY VALLEY FEVER. By;Mabior Mayom Mayom
  • How Dr. Garang wanted Abyei to be? (1) /By Akol Miyen Kuol
  • A brighter future for the Nuba Mountains by Nuba Mountains Democratic Forum
  • The Doomsday Cult/Ahmed Sam, human rights activist.
  • China must emulate AU wisdom in Sudan by Simon Roughneen for ISN
  • An article introducing our country Sudan by Maha esmeal ahmed esmeal
  • It is a time for all Peace forces to take action By : Matur Aciek
  • Kiir stood to his pledge of no reverse gear/ BY MAJOK NIKODEMO AROU
  • IT IS TIME FOR THE SPLA TO ESTABLISH ITS OWN AIR FORCE/Maker Costa
  • Unwitting Party to Genocide By Stephen Rademaker
  • SPLA, STANDS STRONG AND PROUD!/By Hakim Makuer Gol
  • January 9th- a Day of Peace and Full Independence/By Dr. Mawien Akot
  • Muslim cadet clear on identity/YVETTE CABRERA
  • 2008 General Elections: What Are The Scenarios Awaiting Us?/Maker Costa-Syracuse New York
  • s NCP is planning to rig elections at census level/By Sabrino Majok Majok*
  • Criticism to the Global War Against International Terrorism, (G-WAIT) by Tarig M. M. K. Anter
  • The Swindles of Modern Liberal Democracy by Tarig M. M. K. Anter
  • Peaceful Conflict Resolution & the War on Terror The cases of Sudan and Iraq by Tarig M. M. K. Anter
  • The Jinjaweed Leader By : kuku kadia
  • UA-GSC Sudan Resolution Passes/By Marie Y. Thibault
  • All About Darfur: Is Sudan in a culture of war? By Virginie Wembey
  • AU Recommends Six Month Extension for its Mission By: Al Sammani Awadallah / IOL
  • No South/North border and ABC: CPA is dead.By Sabrino Majok Majok*
  • Darfur destruction is Sudans al-Bashirs Shame/By Sabrino Majok Majok*
  • Relationship Between Economic Mismanagement & Social Instability by Eng. Tarig M.M.K. Anter
  • Fake Modern Religions Are Fighting Faith by Tarig M. M. K. Anter
  • The Ideological Structure of The Conservative Professional Nationalist Party & System by Eng. Tarig M.M.K. Anter,
  • 'Lost Boys of Sudan' By: Kristin Boyd , Staff Writer
  • Sudan's al-Bashir and Palace are imperfect Match By Sabrino Majok Majok
  • Frank Wolf: Divest from Sudan By U.S. Rep. Frank Wolf (R-10)
  • Sudanese Native Relates Horrors of His Childhood/By Konstantin Shishkin
  • General Congress of JEM Asserts Creation of a political Party/Professor Mahmoud Abakar Sulaiman
  • Darfur-Darfur Dialogue and the Litany of AU Deceit in Darfur/Dr. Abdullahi Osman El-Tom
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  • Reign of Corruption and political stagnation By Andrew Bak
  • Current American Planning Strategies vs. Planning Strategies of the 50s/By: Adil Bala (PhD)*
  • Free Will, JEM Peace Wing Sign Political and Military Protocol By Al-Sammani Awadallah
  • Only Favourable Humanitarian and Security Conditions are Needed in Darfur By: Al Sammani Awadalla
  • A call to Abolish Sharia Law in South Sudan: GOSS must take a Lead
  • Race and colour consciousness art or is it ... Religions? Hatim Elmadani
  • Who are Landless People in Sudan? Mack Awer -Cairo
  • Darfur: Diplomacy and its Discontents by Anne Bartlett
  • Why Egypt won't press Sudan: the Nile By Dan Murphy | Staff writer of The Christian Science Monitor
  • Pathological Delusions by Ahmed Elzobier
  • NIF is determined to kill CPA By Sabrino Majok Majok
  • Darfur - Solution Must Come From Africans By Mohammed Eisa Ismail
  • The responsibility to protect Darfur By William G. O'Neill
  • Sudanese go tech savvy By Cheryl Lecesse
  • Sorrow in Sudan By Vivian Ho