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Sudan Human Rights

Sudanese Woman Faces Flogging For Refusing To Wear Hijab

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 09.10.2013 | Religion

Amira Osman Hamed, a Sudanese woman, will be tried on Sept. 19 for refusing to cover her hair with a hijab, a headscarf worn by Muslim women. If convi...

The Ongoing Human Rights Crisis in Sudan

Rep. Jim McGovern | Posted 10.08.2013 | World
Rep. Jim McGovern

It is essential that the administration act to address the root causes of the conflict and its horrific human costs. The administration policy is stale.

Actions Speak Louder Than Words

David L. Phillips | Posted 06.17.2013 | World
David L. Phillips

Marginalized groups in Darfur, East Sudan, Blue Nile, Middle and the far North are deeply skeptical about the regime's intentions. While Bashir talks about reconciliation, his military forces are attacking using cluster bombs.

Sudan's Bombing Campaign, and the Aftermath for Women

Samer Muscati | Posted 02.17.2013 | World
Samer Muscati

2012-12-19-Screenshot20121219at8.16.36AM.jpgHuman Rights Watch interviewed women and girls in refugee camps in both Blue Nile state and South Sudan and in displaced communities and villages.

Government Airstrike Campaign Kills Dozens In Sudan: Rights Groups

AP | TOM ODULA | Posted 10.30.2011 | World

NAIROBI, Kenya — International rights groups on Tuesday accused Sudan's government of killing at least 26 people in indiscriminate aerial bombar...

Save Sudan not Darfur

Rob Crilly | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rob Crilly

We lost sight of how solving Sudan's problems lies in developing systems for erasing poverty and promoting democracy for the whole country. The country stands on the brink of the abyss.

Lubna Hussein Pants Trial Adjourns Until Tuesday

Huffington Post/Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Lubna Hussein, who was arrested July 3 for wearing pants and is now standing trial, openly defied the court by wearing the very same outfit to trial t...