Sudan announces state of emergency in Kassala, North Kurdufan

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir attends talks of the Arab League summit in the Jordanian Dead Sea resort of Sweimeh, Jordan. (File photo: AP)

Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir has announced a 6-month state of emergency in the states of Kassala and North Kurdufan, government news agency SUNA said on Saturday.

The move is part of ongoing disarmament campaigns which started near Darfur and Blue Nile in October.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:50 - GMT 06:50