Does lifting sanctions depend on normalising relations with Israel?
Statements made in late August by the deputy prime minister and minister for investment, Mubarak al-Fadil al-Mahdi, concerning relations between Sudan and Israel have triggered a polemic. Is Omar al-Bashir's regime going to have to establish closer ties with Benjamin [. [...]
Museveni beats a retreat and al-Bashir takes centre stage
The super-powers have come back onto the diplomatic scene since a peace agreement was signed in stages, obtained with great difficulty from the SPLM of President Salva Kiir Mayardit and the SPLM-IO of the former Vice President and opponent Riek [. [...]