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Guillaume Lavallee

Guillaume Lavallee

    Egypt protests draw biggest crowd yet
    Egypt protests draw biggest crowd yet
    Hundreds of thousands of demonstrators flooded Cairo's iconic Tahrir Square and towns across Egypt on Tuesday, in the biggest show of defiance to...
    South Sudan secures mandate to secede
    South Sudan secures mandate to secede
    South Sudan won the majority it needs to become the world's newest state with just 60% of results declared from a landmark vote, as some areas...
    South Sudan marches towards statehood
    South Sudan marches towards statehood
    South Sudan has won the majority it needs to become the world's newest state with just 60% of results declared from a landmark vote, as some areas...
    Sudan's al-Bashir sets Darfur talks deadline
    Sudan's al-Bashir sets Darfur talks deadline
    Sudan will withdraw from Darfur peace talks in Doha and organise its own negotiations if no accord with the rebels is reached soon, President Omar...
    Fighting increases in Darfur ahead of vote
    Fighting increases in Darfur ahead of vote
    Fighting between the army and one of the main Darfur rebel groups is intensifying ahead of a referendum on southern independence that could change...
    UN yet to decide on Sudan reinforcements
    UN yet to decide on Sudan reinforcements
    The United Nations has not yet decided whether to send more troops to the tense border between north and south Sudan ahead of a southern independence vote in January, but has concentrated its peacekeepers in sensitive areas, a UN official said on Monday....
    Fears of conflict as Sudan heads for partition vote
    Fears of conflict as Sudan heads for partition vote
    Fears of renewed conflict haunt the run-up to a southern referendum in January that analysts expect will partition Sudan, Africa's largest...
    Sudanese miners vie with archaeologists for desert riches
    Sudanese miners vie with archaeologists for desert riches
    Dust-covered miners criss-cross Sudan's Nubian Desert, absorbed by the drone of the pan-shaped metal detectors with which they scour the ground in...
    Warning over south Sudan independence vote
    Warning over south Sudan independence vote
    A referendum due early next year on south Sudan's independence will be derailed unless the country's electoral commission swiftly resolves an...
    Sudan media slam the return of censorship
    Sudan media slam the return of censorship
    Media censorship and repression have made a comeback in Sudan since the re-election in April of President Omar al-Bashir, opposition and independent papers say....
    After Sudan vote, battle for unity begins
    After Sudan vote, battle for unity begins
    A day after controversial polls returned President Omar al-Bashir to power, Sudan on Tuesday turned its attention to its next challenge -- forging...
    Victory for al-Bashir expected in landmark Sudan polls
    Victory for al-Bashir expected in landmark Sudan polls
    Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, who is wanted by the International Criminal Court for war crimes, was headed for a near-certain win on Monday in...