On this International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation, the United Nations is calling for the eradication of the traditional practice, which causes extreme physical and psychological harm to millions of women and girls worldwide.
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President Omar al-Bashir has issued a directive for the resumption of border trade with all neighboring countries of Sudan in order to curb the smuggling of Sudanese goods and products across the borders.
President al-Bashir issued during a meeting of … Read more
Pro-government protesters beat at least two journalists Tuesday in South Sudan's capital. One of the journalists, a female Westerner, was repeatedly struck in the face.
Hundreds of people � including youths, women and tribal chiefs �denounced the U.S. decision last … Read more
A high-level forum to discuss the restoration of a permanent ceasefire, full implementation of the peace agreement, and development of a revised and realistic timeline and implementation schedule for democratic elections in South Sudan opened here Monday.
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