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From TheJournal.ie 'People are being shot dead and no one is saying a thing': Sudanese community in Ireland protest government violence Food Shortages

'People are being shot dead and no one is saying a thing': Sudanese community in Ireland protest government violence

Up to 40 people have been killed in violent protests in Sudan in recent weeks.

From TheJournal.ie 22 people reportedly killed and several wounded in protests over rising cost of bread in Sudan Demonstrations

22 people reportedly killed and several wounded in protests over rising cost of bread in Sudan

A government decision to raise the price of bread has sparked protests around the country.

From TheJournal.ie Sudan court criticised after teenager sentenced to death for killing 'rapist' husband Noura Hussein Hammad

Sudan court criticised after teenager sentenced to death for killing 'rapist' husband

Noura Hussein Hammad was married against her will at 16 years of age.

From TheJournal.ie 'Since moving to Ireland I have been born again, I want to thank the country for that' Asylum Seeker

'Since moving to Ireland I have been born again, I want to thank the country for that'

A Sudanese journalist and painter talks about fleeing his home country after receiving death threats.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: Why tens of thousands face starvation in war-torn South Sudan Famine

Explainer: Why tens of thousands face starvation in war-torn South Sudan

Famine was declared in the new African country on Monday, which has been embroiled in civil conflict for years.

From TheJournal.ie Italy's 'get tough' approach to refugees leading to unlawful expulsions, ill-treatment - report Hotspot

Italy's 'get tough' approach to refugees leading to unlawful expulsions, ill-treatment - report

Amnesty International has released a new report claiming to offer testimonies of abuse and ill-treatment by Italian authorities which “may amount to torture”.

From TheJournal.ie Introducing the new UN Secretary General - a former prime minister of Portugal António Guterres

Introducing the new UN Secretary General - a former prime minister of Portugal

Antonio Guterres has pledged to make the pursuit of peace in a conflict-torn world his “over-arching priority”.

From TheJournal.ie Stench of death hangs over South Sudan capital Unburied Bodies

Stench of death hangs over South Sudan capital

Those who fled the latest violence described a campaign of wanton destruction.

From TheJournal.ie Three Irish citizens are 'in lockdown' seeking refuge from South Sudan violence Taking Cover This post contains videos

Three Irish citizens are 'in lockdown' seeking refuge from South Sudan violence

The three are among 260 staff from Concern Worldwide in the country.

From TheJournal.ie Concerns for Irish citizens as US visa waiver may be abolished Esta

Concerns for Irish citizens as US visa waiver may be abolished

An immigration expert has warned that entering the US could become a lot more difficult.

From TheJournal.ie Lit cigarette blamed for petrol tanker explosion that killed 85 people Sudan

Lit cigarette blamed for petrol tanker explosion that killed 85 people

The explosion happened in the South Sudanese city of Maridi.

From TheJournal.ie Here's What Happened Today: Sunday News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

A tragedy in Cork, snow across the country and a big win for Ireland had everyone talking today.

From TheJournal.ie In her own words: One woman's escape from ethnic cleansing Sudan

In her own words: One woman's escape from ethnic cleansing

“I pray to God I don’t have to go back to Sudan. At the least, I will be arrested. The least, you understand? I could be killed.”

From TheJournal.ie Carlos the Jackal to face new murder trial over 1974 grenade attack Behind Bars

Carlos the Jackal to face new murder trial over 1974 grenade attack

The 64-year-old Venezuelan was once one of the world’s most-wanted militants.

From TheJournal.ie Ebola: What is it? How do people become infected? Explainer

Ebola: What is it? How do people become infected?

Ebola first appeared in 1976. The current outbreak has killed more than 1,300 people, with experts warning it could take six months to bring under control.

From TheJournal.ie Guinness, Facebook, and drink driving: The week in numbers Prime Numbers

Guinness, Facebook, and drink driving: The week in numbers

Plus: How many flights went in and out of Ireland’s airports last year?

From TheJournal.ie Two Sudanese men died after being detained and flogged 40 times each, says rights group Sudan

Two Sudanese men died after being detained and flogged 40 times each, says rights group

The men, who were convicted separately, died within days of being flogged at the coastal city of Port Sudan.

From TheJournal.ie Christian woman sentenced to death in Sudan arrives safely in the US Long Walk To Freedom

Christian woman sentenced to death in Sudan arrives safely in the US

Who doesn’t love a happy ending?

From TheJournal.ie Christian woman who was spared death sentence in Sudan arrives in Rome Apostasy

Christian woman who was spared death sentence in Sudan arrives in Rome

27-year-old Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag was sentenced to death in May for converting from Islam.

From TheJournal.ie Sudanese woman who escaped death row charged with forgery No Escape

Sudanese woman who escaped death row charged with forgery

The new charged against the woman relates to the travel document she was carrying when authorities stopped her family from leaving the country yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Woman who escaped death row has been re-arrested in Sudan Sudan

Woman who escaped death row has been re-arrested in Sudan

Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag and her husband were detained at the airport in Khartoum.

From TheJournal.ie Sudan releases woman sentenced to hanging for apostasy Sudan

Sudan releases woman sentenced to hanging for apostasy

The woman, who gave birth days after the verdict, was sentenced last month.

From TheJournal.ie Two workers with Irish aid agency Goal have been abducted in Sudan Missing

Two workers with Irish aid agency Goal have been abducted in Sudan

The two workers were on a routine assignment when they were kidnapped by an unknown group.

From TheJournal.ie Christian Sudanese woman sentenced to death to be freed 'within days' Sudan

Christian Sudanese woman sentenced to death to be freed 'within days'

Meriam Ibrahim was condemned to death by flogging and hanging for marrying a Christian man.

From TheJournal.ie Here's What Happened Today: Saturday News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Everyone’s talking about a body found in Dublin, Brian O’Driscoll’s final farewell and a US soldier released by the Taliban.

From TheJournal.ie Britain slams 'barbaric' death sentence given to pregnant woman in Sudan Religion

Britain slams 'barbaric' death sentence given to pregnant woman in Sudan

The Christian woman was sentenced to death for apostasy, for her religious choice, last month and gave birth in prison earlier this week.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Friday The 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Good morning. Here’s everything you need to know before you start your Friday.

From TheJournal.ie 'Appalling and abhorrent': Pregnant woman sentenced to flogging and hanging in Sudan Religion

'Appalling and abhorrent': Pregnant woman sentenced to flogging and hanging in Sudan

The Christian woman received the sentence because of her religious choice and for being married to a man of a different religion.

From TheJournal.ie After 5 months and thousands of deaths, ceasefire begins in South Sudan War

After 5 months and thousands of deaths, ceasefire begins in South Sudan

President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar met yesterday, prayed together, and agreed that “all hostile activities will stop”.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: I see families waiting helplessly as certain famine approaches South Sudan

Opinion: I see families waiting helplessly as certain famine approaches

South Sudan is already predicting that 50,000 children under five could die of hunger before the year is out.

From TheJournal.ie 58 killed, including women and children, in attack at UN base in South Sudan Africa

58 killed, including women and children, in attack at UN base in South Sudan

48 bodies were recovered from inside the base, which is sheltering thousands of displaced civilians. The bodies of ten attackers were found outside.

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Everyone’s talking about why Alan Shatter sacked the confidential recipient, a car chase in Ranelagh and what happens next for Ukraine.

From TheJournal.ie Pregnant teenager receives jail term after being gang-raped Sudan

Pregnant teenager receives jail term after being gang-raped

The jail term has been suspended because of her pregnancy but she has also been fined around €640.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday The 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Good morning! Here are nine things you need to know as you start your day.

From TheJournal.ie UN says many prisoners, civilians killed in South Sudan South Sudan

UN says many prisoners, civilians killed in South Sudan

Thousands are feared dead in the two-week-old conflict.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Christmas Day 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Christmas Day

Good morning. Here are the nine things you need to know as you tear the wrapping from those gifts and contemplate whether it’s too early to have that first Baileys…

From TheJournal.ie UN says it has found mass grave with 75 bodies in South Sudan South Sudan

UN says it has found mass grave with 75 bodies in South Sudan

Troops loyal to President Salva Kiir have been battling those backing his rival Riek Machar, a former vice president who was sacked in July.

From TheJournal.ie Countries and UN withdraw staff as South Sudan edges closer to civil war South Sudan

Countries and UN withdraw staff as South Sudan edges closer to civil war

The country’s army says it is preparing for a ‘major offensive’ against rebel troops.

From TheJournal.ie Rebels fire on US aircraft in South Sudan, wounding three South Sudan

Rebels fire on US aircraft in South Sudan, wounding three

One of the US servicemen is believed to be in a critical condition after the attack.

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