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Sudan Violence

Video Report Sheds Light On Fierce Fighting In Sudan

The Huffington Post | Eline Gordts | Posted 02.12.2015 | World

As Sudan gears up for general elections in April, the country's president, Omar al-Bashir, has ramped up the fight against rebel forces across the cou...

South Sudan Facing Man-Made Famine, 'On The Brink Of A Humanitarian Catastrophe': UN

Reuters | Posted 10.07.2014 | Impact

By Mirjam Donath UNITED NATIONS, Aug 6 (Reuters) - The scale of humanitarian operations in South Sudan is now the largest in any singl...

U.S. Condemns Sudanese Government's Deadly Attacks On Civilian Schools, Hospitals

Reuters | Posted 08.12.2014 | Politics

(Corrects Sudanese ambassador's name in fifth paragraph) By Louis Charbonneau UNITED NATIONS, June 12 (Reuters) - The Un...

Rebels Slaughter Hundreds Of Civilians In South Sudan

Reuters | Posted 06.21.2014 | World

By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS, April 21 (Reuters) - Rebels slaughtered hundreds of civilians when they seized the South Sudan oil...

Graphic Video Captures Bombing Attack On Sudanese Village

Posted 11.19.2013 | World

A video purporting to show the Sudanese army bombarding a village in Sudan's Nuba mountains was posted to YouTube Sunday. The graphic footage includes...

Sudan Arrests 700 In Worst Unrest In Years

Reuters | Posted 11.30.2013 | World

KHARTOUM, Sept 30 (Reuters) - Seven hundred people have been arrested during a week of the worst unrest in central Sudan in years, the government sa...

Why Support For Darfur Refugees Is Needed Now More Than Ever

www.takepart.com | Posted 03.12.2013 | Impact

Ongoing violence in Sudan’s western Darfur region has driven more than 271,000 civilians to flee their homes and temporarily resettle in refugee cam...

From the Arab Spring to a Saharan Winter

Elizabeth Blackney | Posted 06.04.2012 | Impact
Elizabeth Blackney

Partisanship must be removed from humanitarian work. Throughout my career, the people I have admired most are those with strong convictions based on a full picture however frustrating it may be.

Sudan Violence Amounts To War Crimes: Rights Groups

GlobalPost | Trevor Snapp | Posted 09.27.2011 | World

NUBA MOUNTAINS, Sudan -- Hospital wards here are overflowing with civilians who have suffered attacks at the hands of the Sudan army. The scenes ar...

A New Wave Of Mass Crimes In Sudan?

The New Republic | Posted 08.14.2011 | World

As the July 9 date for the secession of South Sudan approaches, something very ugly is happening in Sudan. Northern Sudan has initiated a series of vi...

Modern-Day Slavery: Alive and Well

Marc Gunther | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Marc Gunther

The U.S. State Department this month published a report finding that more than 12 million people worldwide are victims of "trafficking in persons" -- trapped in forced labor, bonded labor or prostitution.

Sudan: More Than 100 Killed In Clashes

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

More than 100 people have been killed in clashes in the Jonglei state in southern Sudan, officials have said. The clashes erupted after fighters from...