Sudan’s Paramilitary RSF Agrees to 72-Hour Ceasefire on Humanitarian Grounds

Sudan during conflict between RSF and the Sudanese militaryInternationalIndiaAfricaMOSCOW (Sputnik/Prime) – Sudan’s paramilitary Rapid Support Forces (RSF) said it had agreed to a 72-hour ceasefire on humanitarian grounds starting 6:00 a.m. local time (04:00 GMT) on Friday. On Thursday, US State Secretary Antony Blinken spoke with Abdel Fattah al Burhan, the commander of the Sudanese […]

Sudan’s Military: No Diplomatic Solution to Situation With Rapid Support Forces

Sudan’s Army chief Gen. Abdel-Fattah Burhan speaks following the signature of an initial deal aimed at ending a deep crisis caused by last year’s military coup, in Khartoum, Sudan, Dec. 5, 2022InternationalIndiaAfricaKHARTOUM (Sputnik) – Sudan’s armed forces see no options for a diplomatic solution to the situation with the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) of Sudan, […]

Sudan’s Military Says 177 Egyptian Soldiers Evacuated to Their Homeland

Sudan during conflict between RSF and the Sudanese militaryInternationalIndiaAfricaCAIRO (Sputnik) – Sudan’s military said on Wednesday that 177 Egyptian troops, captured by the paramilitary Rapid Support Forces (RSF), had been evacuated to their homeland.On Wednesday night, Egyptian media reported that the Egyptian soldiers, who were in Sudan for exercises and were captured by the RSF […]

Food Bans and Possible Grain Deal Suspension to Curb Ukraine’s Profits

 / Go to the mediabankWheat harvest in Russia’s Kaliningrad Region / Go to the mediabankInternationalIndiaAfricaKiev’s representatives in Istanbul are sabotaging the grain deal, leading to the share of poorer countries receiving Ukrainian food to be reduced to a minimum, according to the Russian Foreign Ministry. Meanwhile, Eastern and Central European states have banned Ukrainian food imports […]

German Defense Chief: EU Falling Behind Russia in Africa

Germany’s Defense Minister Boris Pistorius speaks with the media as he arrives for a meeting of EU foreign and defense ministers at the European Council building in Brussels on Monday, March 20, 2023. InternationalIndiaAfricaMOSCOW (Sputnik) – German Defense Minister Boris Pistorius warned on Wednesday that the European Union was losing ground to Russia in Africa’s […]

Which African Armwrestling Teams Are in World’s Top 50?

Arm wrestlers compete at the International Arm Wrestling Championship in Bamako on May 29, 2016InternationalIndiaAfricaWorld Sport Ranking, a sports policy evaluation platform that uses a multi-criteria database, has published a rating of the world’s best armwrestling teams. The platform was created by a Lebanon-based professor and IN&Sport, an international sport consultancy firm.Ghana’s armwrestling team ranks […]

West Is Behind Ongoing Migration Crisis in Tunisia, Politician Says

Sub-saharan migrants camp in front of the International Organization for Migration office as they seek shelter and protection amidst attacks on them, in Tunis, Tunisia, Thursday, March 2, 2023.InternationalIndiaAfricaMuhammad Nooh OsmanWriter/EditorThe illegal migration crisis in Tunisia has been a growing concern in recent years, as hundreds of migrants from sub-Saharan Africa attempt to make their […]

Chadian Ambassador Expelled by Berlin in Retaliatory Move

Chadian leaving in France stage a protest with their national flags in Paris, Sunday, April 25, 2021. InternationalIndiaAfricaLast week, the Chadian government demanded that the German ambassador leave the country within 48 hours, noting that the envoy had demonstrated “discourteous attitude” and a lack of respect for “diplomatic customs.”Chad’s ambassador to Germany has been expelled […]