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President Omer Al Bashir said that tourism is one of the most important economic renewable resources, noting it is one of the important means to promote rapprochement between peoples, stressing the desire of the state to develop the tourism sector in the country. Addressing, here yesterday, Sudan International Fair for Tourism and Shopping, Al Bashir said that tourism contributes significantly in making and maintaining peace. He expressed his appreciation for the efforts of the Ministry of Tourism in the development of the tourism sector. Al Bashir said that Sudan has great potentials in the field of tourism, where it owns the first civilization on the face of the earth, Karma Civilization, besides Merowe Civilization. He said that Sudan has advantages in the field of tourism that not available in many countries of the world, calling for the need to make efforts to publicize these benefits. The President praised the efforts of the State of Qatar in the development of tour ...
US Department of State published a statement on its website about the situations in Darfur. The statement has expressed concern about the Rapid Support Force, the military unit of the Sudanese army.
According to official sources the talks between the Sudanese government and the rebel Sudan Peoples Liberation Movement – North (SPLM/N) might resume soon. The sources said that the AUHIP informe
Some are worried that the Darfur rebels may step up their demand to self determination as happened in South Sudan. The observers have based their arguments on claims by the rebel leader, Arko Mini