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US renews State of Emergency on Sudan

JOHANNESBURG– US President Donald Trump has renewed the State of Emergency on Sudan, citing an executive order by President Bush in 2006 imposing sanctions on the country, the Sudan Tribune reports.     The State of Emergency on Sudan was declared for the first time on November 3, 1997, allowing former President Bill Clinton to […]

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Qatar isolated as Gulf nations cut ties

JOHANNESBURG – Qatar is finding itself increasingly isolated after four Arab nations cut diplomatic ties with Doha early Monday over Qatar’s alleged ties with Islamist groups. The diplomatic move follows leaked emails from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) ambassador to the United States, Yousef Al Otaiba, and a pro-Israel neo-conservative think tank collaborating on ways […]