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What is Going on Between Egypt and Sudan?

Is Khartoum actually trying to escalate the ongoing confrontation with Egypt?

Egypt and Sudan wrangle over territory at the border area. But that is not all.

BY AHMED H ADAM | ALJAZEERA

Ongoing tensions in the Red Sea region came to the fore in late December, when Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan visited Sudan as part of his Africa tour. During the visit, Erdogan and his Sudanese counterpart, Omar al-Bashir, signed more than a dozen agreements to boost the economic partnership between the two nations. Continue reading What is Going on Between Egypt and Sudan?

Sudan Bans Egyptian Farm Imports

Private sector was urged to import agricultural and animal products directly from countries of origin, bypassing Egypt.

Sudan’s cabinet has approved a ban on imports of agricultural and animal products from Egypt amid escalation of tensions between the two countries.

BY AL JAZEERA

Sudan’s cabinet has approved a ban on importing agricultural and animal products from Egypt, according to Sudan’s state news agency SUNA.

The cabinet on Tuesday urged the private sector to import products directly from countries of origin, bypassing Egypt. A reason for the move was not publicised. Continue reading Sudan Bans Egyptian Farm Imports