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Learn about Sudan's history, geography, government, economy, climate, and more.
South Sudan: About the new African country of South Sudan. Learn about South Sudan's history, government, economy, geography, and climate.
The Halayeb Triangle is a disputed region on the border of Egypt and Sudan. The Halayeb Triangle’s history, geography, climate, ecology, cities, and resources.
Colonel John Garang de Mabior was a Sudanese rebel leader and founder of the Sudan People's Liberation Army, fighting a civil war against the Islamists.
After classical Egypt, the first civilization in Africa was called Kush, located on the third cataract of the Nile River in what is now Sudan.
A failed state is no longer able to provide the basic services of government. Learn about the causes and consequences and examples of state failures.
Alphabetical list of all African countries as of 2017, with state capitals and the names of each state as known within their respective countries.
The Siege of Khartoum took place March 1884 to January 1885 during the Mahdist War. Held by forces led by Major General Charles Gordon, the city fell.
Background and mandates of the current United Nations peacekeeping operations in Africa.
Unclear on what happened with the Suez Canal Crisis? Follow this complete timeline of events leading up to the Tripartite Invasion from 1922 - 1957.
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