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Sudan military denies helicopter downed in Kordofan

Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 18:36

Sudan`s military on Thursday denied one of its helicopter gunships had been shot down in South Kordofan, after rebels released photographs claiming to show the crippled machine.

Heavy fighting in Sudan`s South Kordofan

Last Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014, 06:22

Sudanese troops and rebels engaged in heavy fighting on Saturday near the South Kordofan state capital Kadugli, both sides said, with rebel shells landing inside the town.

Sudan army says 110 rebels killed in South Kordofan

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 03:32

The Sudanese army said it killed 110 rebels as it repelled an assault in South Kordofan state today, although the insurgents denied the death toll.

In Sudan`s Kordofan, Rapid Support troops dig in

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 13:49

The rains have already come to Daldako, where Sudan`s Rapid Support Forces are digging in.

US, Canada `appalled` at Sudan aerial bombing near hospital

Last Updated: Thursday, May 08, 2014, 21:34

The United States and Canada said Thursday they were "appalled" by aerial bombing which Sudan reportedly carried out near a hospital in war-torn South Kordofan.

Sudan sends new troops to front lines as peace talks resume

Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 22:15

Khartoum dispatched reinforcements to its front lines Thursday as government and rebel delegations gathered in the Ethiopian capital to resume talks to end fighting in Sudan`s South Kordofan and Blue Nile states.

UN urges ceasefire as Sudan-rebel peace talks begin

Last Updated: Thursday, February 13, 2014, 14:10

The UN urged Sudan and rebels, meeting for their first peace talks in almost a year, to reach an immediate ceasefire so aid can reach more than one million civilians.

Sudan disarms South Sudanese rebels near border

Last Updated: Saturday, January 11, 2014, 21:55

Sudanese authorities have disarmed a fleeing battalion of South Sudanese rebels after they entered Sudanese territory, Ahmed Khamis, the governor of Sudan`s Kordofan state, said.

Shells hit Sudan`s South Kordofan capital: Residents

Last Updated: Saturday, December 14, 2013, 16:46

Shells struck the capital of Sudan`s war-torn South Kordofan state today, residents said, but there was no immediate confirmation of casualties.

Sudanese children `hostage` to warring parties: UN

Last Updated: Friday, December 13, 2013, 01:05

The medical needs of 165,000 Sudanese children are being held "hostage" by the warring parties in South Kordofan and Blue Nile states, a senior United Nations official said.

Sudan rebels claim strike on Kordofan town

Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 10:39

Sudanese rebels on Sunday struck a town near the border of troubled South Kordofan state, where witnesses confirmed fighting was under way.

Sudan rebels claim clash in strategic region

Last Updated: Saturday, July 27, 2013, 22:06

Sudanese rebels clashed with government forces on Saturday for the second time this week in the strategic South-North Kordofan region, the insurgents said.