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Hiba Morgan

Middle East

Sudan Airways seeks to revamp fleet

The US is set to lift sanctions against Sudan, which were imposed more than 20 years ago.

Africa

Eritrean refugees in Sudan accuse traffickers of torture

There are calls for Sudan's government to do more to stop human trafficking. The African nation is used as a transit point by thousands of people from neighbouring Eritrea that are trying to reach the West.

Middle East

Sudan: Soaring food prices hurting the poor

Families in Sudan are struggling to put food on the table because of rising commodity prices. Many children are suffering from malnutrition as a result. And business owners say they are worried about the effect it's having on their livelihood.

Africa

South Sudan violence, hunger forcing families to flee

It has been six years since South Sudan gained its independence from Sudan. But the violence that's followed has left South Sudan refugees heading north to the country they fought so hard to leave.

Africa

Cholera on the rise in famine-hit South Sudan

Cholera cases are on the rise in South Sudan, as tens of thousands of people flee famine and conflict. Aid organisations say more than 100 people have died from the disease in the past six months.

Africa

Thousands killed in cattle raids since 2011

Government struggling to reign in violence in remote areas, facing raiders armed with guns and machetes.

Health

Sudanese miners risk health for gold

Miners in rural Sudan use mercury and cyanide to separate gold, which leads to health issues.