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UN ends political mission in Sudan, where world hasn't been able to stop bloodshed

Times Union 02 Dec 2023
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations Security Council voted Friday to end its political mission of a few hundred people dedicated to ending the civil war in Sudan. Russia abstained from the unanimous vote to end UNITAMS, the United Nations Integrated Transition Assistance Mission in Sudan.

A New War Has Just Been Declared on Hamas' Overseas Business Network

Daily Alert 30 Nov 2023
Hamas' global business empire includes mining companies in Sudan and real estate developers in the Gulf, Africa and Turkey. Hamas companies built Sudan's first shopping mall and ...

Russian brewer to enter South African market

Russia Today 30 Nov 2023
Major Russian brewer Baltika is planning exports to South Africa and intends to use the country as a continental hub, the company’s head of overseas sales, Oleg Lazarenko, has announced ... Baltika already exports to more than 40 countries, but not yet South Africa, Lazarenko noted.

AfDB trims its forecast for Africa’s economic growth

Business Day 30 Nov 2023
East Africa’s growth forecast was cut by 0.7% to 3.4%, amid civil war in Sudan and with Kenya under pressure to repay or refinance a $2bn bond maturing in June 2024. North Africa’s growth forecast was also cut by 0.7%. Southern Africa is set to record the continent’s lowest growth in 2023, at 1.6%, as rolling power cuts constrain output in SA.

Mass Killings in Darfur Revealed as Fighting Between Sudanese Military Factions Escalates

Democracy Now 29 Nov 2023
We get an update on the humanitarian crisis in Sudan, where more than 12,000 people have been killed and over 6 million displaced since April, when the Sudanese Armed Forces and the Rapid Support Forces paramilitary group broke out into fighting ... Sudan ... Mohamed OsmanSudan Researcher in the Africa division of Human Rights Watch ... “Sudan.

Africa's economic growth to slow in 2023, AfDB says as it slashes forecasts

Reuters 29 Nov 2023
JOHANNESBURG, Nov 29 (Reuters) - Africa's ... East Africa's growth forecast was cut by 0.7% to 3.4%, amid civil war in Sudan and with Kenya under pressure to repay or refinance a $2 billion bond maturing in June 2024. North Africa's growth forecast was also cut by 0.7%.

The Groups and Venues for the FIBA 2024 Olympic Qualifying Tournaments have been drawn

Inside The Games 28 Nov 2023
On November 27, the 4 venues were announced, and the 4 groups that will determine the last available tickets for Paris 2024 were drawn ... The prize for the winner of each group is a ticket to the Olympics ... Germany and Serbia for Europe, Canada and the USA for the Americas, Australia for Oceania, Japan for Asia, and South Sudan for Africa ... Venue. Spain ... .