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The US Supreme Court last month let the ban on travel from six Muslim-majority countries go forward.
US appeals court denies Hawaii bid to narrow Trump travel ban

Saturday 8 July 2017 07:40

A US appeals court on Friday rejected Hawaii's request to issue an emergency order blocking parts of President Donald Trump's temporary travel ban.


[Watch] ICC rules on SA govt - Al-Bashir case

Thursday 6 July 2017 14:26

South Africa is waiting to hear the international Court’s decision on Pretoria’s failure to  arrest the Sudanese President when he attended an AU summit in Johannesburg in 2015.


In January President Trump first signed the order, sparking protests and chaos at airports around the US.
Trump administration defends interpretation of travel ban ruling

Tuesday 4 July 2017 09:00

The administration of US President Donald Trump opposed opening the door to grandparents from six Muslim-majority countries on Monday.


An international passenger arrives at Washington Dulles International Airport after the U.S. Supreme Court granted parts of the Trump administration's emergency request to put its travel ban.
US lays out criteria for visa applicants from six Muslim nations

Thursday 29 June 2017 06:40

Visa applicants from six Muslim-majority countries must have a close US family relationship or formal ties to a US entity to be admitted to the United States under guidance.


ICC member states urged to comply with court decisions

Friday 9 June 2017 14:22

The Prosecutor for the ICC has reiterated her call for States to arrest and surrender Omar Al Bashir of alleged genocide.


Legal experts said Trump's tweets could complicate his legal team's defense of the ban.
Trump complicates travel ban case by grumbling at Justice Dept

Tuesday 6 June 2017 06:07

US President Donald Trump accused his own Justice Department on Monday of watering down his temporary travel ban on people from several predominantly Muslim countries, potentially hurting his case


Sudan accuses Egypt of backing rebels ahead of foreign minister's trip

Tuesday 23 May 2017 16:54

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir accused Egypt on Tuesday of supporting rebels at war with Khartoum.


Sudanese president pledges to work for peace

Tuesday 11 April 2017 06:20

Sudanese president Omar Al Bashir has committed to peace in the volatile country during a meeting with the AU High Level Panel led by Thabo Mbeki in Sudan.


Kingsley Mamabolo ready for his next assignment in Darfur

Tuesday 4 April 2017 22:12

The new head of the African Union-United Nations Joint Peacekeeping Mission in Sudan’s Darfur region says it’s a very different place to when an armed conflict broke out there in 2003.


The ongoing fighting and famine in South Sudan has forced large numbers of refugees to neighbouring Sudan over the past months.
Thousands flee famine, fighting in S.Sudan

Monday 20 March 2017 20:43

South Sudanese continue to flee their country because of the ongoing fighting and famine.


Amajita confirmed their qualification with a 3-1 demolition of Sudan
Amajita through to the 2017 FIFA under-20 World Cup

Sunday 5 March 2017 21:37

The South African under-20 national team are through to 2017 FIFA under-20 World Cup in South Korea in May.


New Trump travel order expected in coming days - Pence

Wednesday 1 March 2017 20:20

US President Donald Trump plans to finalize a new order limiting travel to the United States in the coming days.


Since its launch in 2006, the Ibrahim Prize has only been awarded four times.
African leadership prize fails to find a winner - again

Tuesday 28 February 2017 16:08

Sudanese telecoms magnate Mo Ibrahim failed to award a $5 million African political leadership prize on Tuesday.


Amajita start their campaign against Cameroon this evening at the Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola, Zambia.
Amajita coach upbeat ahead of Cameroon clash

Monday 27 February 2017 12:53

Amajita are aiming to qualify for their first ever World Cup when they participate in the under-20 Africa Cup of Nations in Zambia.


UN brands famine in South Sudan “man-made”

Tuesday 21 February 2017 05:40

The United Nations and its agencies have branded the famine declared in certain parts of South Sudan, man-made.


A US District Judge suspended Trump's ban, opening a window for people from the seven affected countries to enter the country.
Appeals court to hear arguments on Trump's travel ban

Tuesday 7 February 2017 08:15

The US Justice Department will face off with opponents in a federal appeals court on Tuesday over the fate of President Donald Trump's temporary travel ban.


The technology companies expected to sign the letter include Facebook Inc, Apple Inc, Alphabet Inc's Google, Twitter Inc, Microsoft Corp and Yahoo Inc.
Technology firms to urge Trump to alter US travel ban

Monday 6 February 2017 07:47

Donald Trump issued an executive order imposing a 90-day ban affecting citizens from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen and a 120-day bar on all refugees.


President Donald Trump on Sunday ramped up his criticism of a federal judge who blocked a travel ban on seven mainly Muslim nations.
Trump steps up attack on judge, court system over travel ban

Monday 6 February 2017 06:43

In a series of tweets that broadened his attack on the country's judiciary, Donald Trump said Americans should blame US District Judge James Robart and the court system if anything happened.


Donald Trump's January 27 executive order had suspended refugee admissions for 120 days and indefinitely barred Syrian refugees.
US will win appeal of judge's travel ban order: Trump

Sunday 5 February 2017 06:41

Donald Trump said the Justice Department will win an appeal filed late on Saturday of a judge's order lifting a travel ban he had imposed on citizens of seven mainly Muslim countries.


Qatar Airways to let barred passengers on US flights

Saturday 4 February 2017 11:26

Gulf carrier Qatar Airways will allow passengers barred from the United States by President Donald Trump's executive order last week to resume boarding US-bound flights.


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