Sudan announces state of emergency in Kassala, North Kurdufan

2017-12-31 11:30:34 Written by  Reuters Published in English Articles Read 878 times


Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir attends talks of the Arab League summit in the Jordanian Dead Sea resort of Sweimeh, Jordan. (File photo: AP)

Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir has announced a 6-month state of emergency in the states of Kassala and North Kurdufan, government news agency SUNA said on Saturday.

The move is part of ongoing disarmament campaigns which started near Darfur and Blue Nile in October.

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