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Sudan: No Military Deployed on Eritrean Border

“The paramilitary Rapid Support Forces (RSF) fighters deployed in Kassala, not on the Eritrean border, to support the recently declared State of Emergency in the State” – Governor

The Wali (governor) of Kassala State, Adam Jama’a, dismisses the fake news reports to underline that relation with Eritrea is eternal and goes deep into history.


In an attempt to stop the growing rumours, the governor of Kassala State, Mr. Adam Jama’a, on Friday afternoon, denied government militia Rapid Support Forces (RSF) fighters haven’t been deployed on the Eritrean border, saying they were dispatched to Kassala to support the state of emergency order. Continue reading Sudan: No Military Deployed on Eritrean Border

Sudan Announces State of Emergency in Kassala

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

President Omar al-Bashir has announced a 6-month state of emergency in the states of Kassala and North Kurdufan. Kassala is the city bordering Eritrea.


The Sudanese President Omer al-Bashir on Saturday has issued a decree imposing a six-month state of emergency in North Kordofan and Kassala states.

The state presidential minister Al-Rashid Haroun on Saturday handed over the presidential decree to the speaker of the parliament Ibrahim Ahmed Omer in preparation to deliberate on it Sunday. Continue reading Sudan Announces State of Emergency in Kassala