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New Atlanticist by Katherine Walla

Nov 23, 2021

Sudan’s ‘democratic transition is inevitable,’ says the country’s just-resigned foreign minister

New Atlanticist by Katherine Walla

Al-Madhi warned that the political agreement signed Sunday by Hamdok and Sudan’s top general “was more supportive to the coup” than the pro-democracy movement.

Africa Democratic Transitions

New Atlanticist by Cameron Hudson

Oct 29, 2021

Sudan’s coup wasn’t a failure of US diplomacy. It was the dawn of a new era in Africa.

New Atlanticist by Cameron Hudson

In a context where Washington’s voice is diluted amid competing powers vying for influence in Africa, Sudan has emerged as the ultimate battleground.

Africa Democratic Transitions

Fast Thinking by Atlantic Council

Oct 25, 2021

FAST THINKING: What’s behind the coup in Sudan?

Fast Thinking by Atlantic Council

What’s next for Sudan and the global partners in its state-building project? Our experts weigh in.

Crisis Management Politics & Diplomacy

New Atlanticist

Oct 25, 2021

Sudan’s prime minister warned of a ‘failed state’ in 2019. Now he’s under arrest.

New Atlanticist

Here's what Abdalla Hamdok told the Atlantic Council during a 2019 visit to Washington.

Africa Civil Society

AfricaSource by Cameron Hudson

Mar 3, 2021

The unintended consequence of Ethiopia’s civil war might be a border war with Sudan

AfricaSource by Cameron Hudson

Ethiopia is at war with itself—and the international community is struggling to respond. The stakes in Tigray are high and the civilian toll could be considerable. But there’s another scenario, with the potential to exact an even higher toll, that many observers are overlooking: conventional war that could break out at any moment between Sudan and Ethiopia and their many allied proxies.

Africa Conflict

Event Recap by Africa Center

Feb 10, 2021

WFP head offers readout on Horn of Africa trip

Event Recap by Africa Center

On Wednesday, February 10, the Africa Center had the privilege of welcoming back Gov. David Beasley, executive director of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), to the Atlantic Council platform for a private virtual briefing on his latest trip to the Horn of Africa, where he met with civilian and military leaders in Sudan, South Sudan, and Ethiopia.

Africa Conflict

Event Recap by Africa Center

Feb 10, 2021

Sudan’s outgoing state minister of foreign affairs reflects on regional issues

Event Recap by Africa Center

On Wednesday, February 10, the Africa Center hosted a private virtual roundtable featuring H.E. Omer Gamereldin Ismail, the outgoing Sudanese state minister of foreign affairs, for a discussion on key regional and bilateral issues for Sudan.

Africa Conflict

In the News by Atlantic Council

Jan 25, 2021

Hudson quoted in the Financial Times on relations between Sudan and Western countries

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa East Africa

In the News by Atlantic Council

Jan 25, 2021

Hudson quoted in The National on the relationship between Sudan and AFRICOM

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa East Africa

In the News by Atlantic Council

Jan 10, 2021

Hudson quoted in Bloomberg on US policy in the Horn of Africa

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa East Africa