Omar al-Bashir

Two rows of wooden pews are shown with several people standing while a priest is at the front of the church.

Two years after revolution, Christians in Sudan evaluate gains

Sacred Nation

Sudan’s new government is working to provide protections for religious minorities. Sudanese Christians are trying to figure out what it means for them. 

A large crowd od people are shown outside of the tan-colored Grand Mosque with a man selling beaded jewelry in the nearground.

After the revolution, a secular Sudan?

Sacred Nation
Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok is shown standing behind a microphone and wearing a suit and red tie.

Sudan signs pact on normalizing ties with Israel

Global Politics
Sudanese protesters march during a demonstration to commemorate 40 days since the sit-in massacre in Khartoum North, Sudan, on July 13, 2019.

Sudanese women seek justice 1 year after pro-democracy crackdown

young men stand near burning tire in Sudan

Dozens dead in Sudan after military, protesters clash

Several protesters are shown walking past a tire blazing on fire with black smoke.

Sudanese opposition rejects military’s transition plan after day of violence


Sudan’s opposition on Tuesday rejected a plan by its military rulers to hold elections within nine months, a day after the worst bout of violence since Omar al-Bashir was ousted as president in April.

Two Sudanese men give a two-finger salute to the camera. Behind them a pile of tires is burning.

Sudan’s military council meets with opposition to steer country toward democracy

After the ouster of veteran President Omar al-Bashir on April 11, the Transitional Military Council (TMC) has been holding intermittent talks with the opposition Declaration of Freedom and Change Forces (DFCF) for several weeks.

A gurney is rushed down a crowded hallway in a hospital

Violence overshadows Sudan’s transition push

Conflict & Justice

Sudan’s opposition alliance blamed military rulers on Tuesday for renewed street violence complicating efforts to negotiate a handover to civilian power after last month’s ouster of President Omar al-Bashir.

Omar al-Bashir is shown wearing all white while sitting in a chair with his left hand raised slightly.

Toppled Bashir moved from residence to Sudan’s Kobar prison

Global Politics

Deposed former Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir has been moved to Kobar prison in Khartoum from the presidential residence.

Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir (L) poses for a photograph with his host, South Sudan's President Salva Kiir, at the latter's office in Juba, South Sudan.

Is Sudan saying ‘I told you so’ to South Sudan?

Global Politics

Sudan and South Sudan were locked in a civil war for decades. Now, as violence erupts in the new country of South Sudan, Sudan is bracing for the consequences.