Sudan Airways seeks to revamp fleet

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

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

    The country’s struggling aviation industry was hard hit by the sanctions, with the national airline prevented from buying spare parts to keep its planes operating.

    Al Jazeera's Hiba Morgan reports from Khartoum.


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