Category: Sudan


Detained migrants trapped as war closes in on Tripoli

Thousands of migrants trapped in detention centres in the Libyan capital could face greater danger as war between rival sides...
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First field office opens on Ethiopia-Kenya border to curb irregular migration

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) have opened their first...
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Alarming rates of malnutrition in Tripoli detention centre

An alarming number of migrants held in Sabaa detention centre in Tripoli are malnourished or underweight, said aid agency...
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New migrant resource centre in eastern Sudan

A new migrant resource centre (MRC) in the eastern Sudanese city of Gedarif opened on 5 March 2019, the International...
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Sudanese security forces capture smuggling gang in North Darfur

Sudanese security forces said they have captured a gang of smugglers while they were attempting to take migrants across the...
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Further arrests as Sudanese police crack down on irregular migration

Sudanese security forces intercepted four smugglers and 57 irregular migrants on 10 December 2018 as they prepared to cross the...
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Eighty-four Eritrean migrants rescued from kidnappers in Sudan

On 18 November 2018, Sudanese government forces rescued a group of 84 Eritrean migrants who were kidnapped by human traffickers...
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Ethiopia, Sudan to deploy joint border force to combat irregular migration and terrorism

Ethiopia and Sudan have agreed to form a combined military force to fight human trafficking and terrorism along their joint...
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Sudan: Children freed from traffickers join families

Sudan’s National Committee for Combating Human Trafficking (NCCHT) said on the 27 of July that it has managed to reunite 80...
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