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Alaa Shahine

Alaa Shahine

    Kidnappers kill five Chinese hostages in Sudan
    Kidnappers kill five Chinese hostages in Sudan
    Kidnappers killed five Chinese oil workers on Monday out of nine they had been holding hostage in central Sudan for more than a week, the Sudanese...
    Sudan hunts for kidnapped Chinese oil workers
    Sudan hunts for kidnapped Chinese oil workers
    Sudanese security forces were struggling through rain and harsh terrain to try to rescue nine Chinese oil workers kidnapped in central Sudan two...
    Sudan launches Darfur peace effort
    Sudan launches Darfur peace effort
    Sudan's president, accused of genocide by the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), launched a national initiative on Thursday to...
    Babies' deaths cast shadow on Egypt's healthcare
    Babies' deaths cast shadow on Egypt's healthcare
    The video shows a poorly lit hospital nursery filled with premature babies in incubators. Doctors are frantically trying to resuscitate some babies...
    Tension in Egypt clouds outlook for succession
    Tension in Egypt clouds outlook for succession
    Social tensions in Egypt over the past year have eroded overwhelming expectations that Gamal Mubarak will succeed his father President Hosni...
    UN says rebels blocking access to trapped Darfuris
    UN says rebels blocking access to trapped Darfuris
    The United Nations in Sudan accused a rebel group on Monday of blocking access to a mountainous area in Darfur where 20 000 people are trapped...
    Danes won't set foot in Sudan again, says president
    Danes won't set foot in Sudan again, says president
    Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir said on Wednesday that Danes will not be allowed to set foot in his country after Danish newspapers...
    Egypt police detain dozens of Islamists before vote
    Egypt police detain dozens of Islamists before vote
    Egyptian police detained dozens of members of the Muslim Brotherhood on Wednesday, expanding a crackdown on the country's strongest opposition...
    Darfur rebels agree to hold unity talks, say mediators
    Darfur rebels agree to hold unity talks, say mediators
    Several Darfur rebel commanders have agreed in principle to hold talks in southern Sudan to unify their positions ahead of possible peace talks...
    Sudan: There's no evidence against ICC Darfur suspect
    Sudan: There's no evidence against ICC Darfur suspect
    Sudan said on Thursday it has found no evidence to support the charges of the International Criminal Court (ICC) against a government minister...
    Sudan rebels: Govt raid targets unity talks
    Sudan rebels: Govt raid targets unity talks
    Sudanese government aircraft on Sunday attacked the site where rebel leaders in the Darfur region were planning to hold unity talks, wounding...
    Darfur's Chadian refugees show extent of conflict
    Darfur's Chadian refugees show extent of conflict
    Hassan Abdallah stood in front of a group of young girls wearing bright dresses to greet the head of the United Nations refugee agency at Um...