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· Sudan is the largest country in Africa. It borders nine countries - Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central African Republic, Chad, and Libya - and has a coastline on the Red Sea in the north-east.
· Sudan's rainy season lasts for about three months (July to September) in the north, and up to six months (June to November) in the south. The amount of rainfall increases the further south you go, from the very dry Nubian desert in the north to swamps and desertt in the south
· The population is about 41.3 million.
Well, currently there is a genocide going on in Sudan, Darfur.
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Who is the ruler of Sudan?

In Northern Sudan Omar Al-Bashir is the president. The north is Arab/Muslim. The South has recently become independent although it is not recognized by all countries, Nothern Sudan has granted independance. In the South, the president is Salva Kiir...I think that's how you spell it, and the VP is ( Full Answer )

Where is Sudan?

Sudan is in Northern Africa to the South of Egypt, West of Ethiopia, East of Chad, and Northeast of Uganda and Northwest of KenyaSudan is located on the northern part of Africa. It boarders SouthSudan, Ethiopia, Eritrea , Red Sea and Egypt.

Who is the President of Sudan?

Omar Hassan Ahmad al-Bashir is the President of Sudan. On 1989 June 30, al-Bashir led the army in a coup deposing then President Al-sayyid Ahmad Al-Mirghani and Prime Minister Sadiq al-Mahdi. He became Chairman of the Revolutionary Command Council for National Salvation and took most of the po ( Full Answer )

What is the capital of Sudan?

Khartoum is the capital of Sudan (located in central Sudan). Khartoum or Al Khartoum is translated as "place of the elephant trunk" referring to the loop that the Nile river makes to the North of Khartoum. Khartoum is also the confluence (joining) of the White and Blue Nile rivers into the Nile Ri ( Full Answer )

What is the Sudan?

Sudan is a country in North East Africa. It is the largest country by area on the African continent, although large parts of it are uninhabitable. It is also very cultral and should be called Sudan and not the Sudan.

What are the genocides in Sudan?

There's no genocide in Sudan, yet. Number of people who died in Sudan's Darfur is nothing compared to number of people who died in Congo, Iraq (more than 650,000 human beings) and Afghanistan (only god knows how many). Sudan's official language (mainly in the North) is Arabic. That makes the Sud ( Full Answer )

How large is Sudan?

It is 2,505,813 km² , which is the 10th largest country, and 967,495 sq mi .

What is the climate in Sudan?

The Central part is one third tropical wet-and-dry type of climate.Southern Sudan has a tropical climate with open savanna grassland,large marshland, and rain forest.

What is Sudan famous for?

Sudan is famous for being very rich with lots of medical care and money. The water there is very clean and they have lots of food.

Does Sudan dance?

i don't think i understand your question but if your asking "Do Sudanese people dance" then the answer is OF COURSE there are many different types of dances that both men and women do but are different .Sudan has a very interesting history of dance and have many dances that are done and differ fro ( Full Answer )

Where in Africa is Sudan?

Northeast to be more precise it is on the left of Ethiopia and right under Egypt. If you have trouble looking for it on a map it is the biggest country in Africa and the 10th biggest in the world.

What is Sudan like?

Sudan is situated in northern Africa with a 853 km (530 mil) coastline bordering the Red Sea. It has land borders with Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, South Sudan, the Central African Republic, Chad, and Libya.

Who is fighting in Sudan?

The main fighting in Sudan has always been between the dominantArab Muslim and the Black African christian and animist in thesouth. After Independence, the first civil war starting in 1955 andending in 1972 when the south was given greater autonomy, but asecond civil war broke out in 1983 mainly bec ( Full Answer )

Why is Sudan poor?

Unfortunately, the Sudan has a deeply entrenched poverty. Much ofit is associated with the Sudan's farmers not having the means toimplement modern farming methods. Farmers rely solely on rain fedcrops, and are, therefore, at a great disadvantage during times ofdrought. In addition to the lack of mod ( Full Answer )

What landmarks are in Sudan?

The most famous natural landmarks are probably the White and Blue Nile Rivers, which join to become the Nile River. Man-made landmarks include the small Egyptian pyramids that you see along the upper portions of the nile river.

What is the continent of Sudan?

It is in the continent of Africa, although it is considered part of the middle east due to the Islamic Sudanese.

What is Sudan test?

A Sudan Test is a test being developed by scientist. (It mostly involves biology) For your information; Biology is got to do with humans(genes) And animals.. edited: 21 November 2009. Sudan (III) is used to identify the presence of lipids in liquids, it stains fat cells red.

Who is famous in Sudan?

Many people, I imagine. Among them is the presidet, Omar al-Bashir, who was indicted by the International Criminal Court last year because of his crimes during the civil war in the country and now faces severe limitations in traveling outside Sudan.

What are the borders of Sudan?

Central African Republic (1 165 km) . Chad (1 360 km) . Democratic Republic of the Congo (628 km) . Egypt (1 273 km) . Eritrea (605 km) . Ethiopia (1 606 km) . Kenya (234 km) . Libya (383 km) . Uganda (435 km)

Who is killing who in Sudan?

The various tribes are killing each other, some are Afro-Arab, some are Arab, some African

What is south of Sudan?

The newly formed state of South Sudan is found to the south ofSudan. Previously Sudan was a single country - see related questions

Is Sudan landlocked?

Sudan is not landlocked. It's bordered by Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Chad, Libya, Central African Republic, Zaire, Kenya, and the Red Sea.

What are some interesting facts about Sudan?

Sudan used to be the largest country in Africa (area wise), before the country split in two last year (North Sudan and South Sudan). . The White and Blue Nile rivers run through Sudan, they Merge at Khartoum and become the Nile River before flowing into Egypt. . North Sudan is largely arid and for ( Full Answer )

Why is Sudan in crisis?

Sudan is in a religious civil war. Half of the country are Muslim and half are christian. They've been in a brutle war with one another for quite some time. No one in the world is doing much to stop this crisis. thousands of people are dying daily and the world is doing nothing to help. I think with ( Full Answer )

What is sudanes climate?

Northern and central Sudan. Hot, very hot, can get up to 50 degrees C in summer. Windy with horrific sandstorms on the odd occasion. Cool to temperate in winter. . Southern Sudan. Hot as well, but extremely humid is some areas, dry in others.

Why is there war in Sudan?

the North and the South are fighting over land and the Darfur disaster where tribes are fighting over land and water

What contintent is Sudan in?

Sudan is on the continent of Africa and is the largest country by land size on the continent.

What religon is Sudan?

70% of the sudanese people are Muslim, 30% are either Christian or some other religon

What government is Sudan?

The government of Sudan is officially the Government of National Unity. In this government power is shared between two parties; the National Congress Party , and the Sudan People's Liberation Movement . These two parties agreed to share power under the Comprehensive Peace Agreement .

Are there fulani in Sudan?

Fulani tribe is spreading all around Sudan and in huge masses .Their immigration to Sudan started since several hundred years after Islam spreading in the west Africa because the road to Mekka the most holly place of Muslims will not be near unless Fulani crossed Sudan to pass to visit Mekka ..In pe ( Full Answer )

What was the genocide of Sudan about?

Note: This is a very expansive and complicated question with a complicated answer and cannot be covered adequately in a few short sentences.

What is Sudan III?

Sudan III is a fat soluble dye (lysochrome) used for demonstrating triglycerides in frozen sections, but which may also stain some protein bound lipids in paraffin sections. It is less popular than oil red O as it has a more orange shade.

What conflicts are there in Sudan?

The Darfur Conflict [14] [15] is an ongoing guerrilla conflict or civil war centered on the Darfur region of Sudan . It began in February 2003 when the Sudan Liberation Movement/Army (SLM/A) and Justice and Equality Movement (JEM) groups in Darfur took up arm ( Full Answer )

What is it like in Sudan?

Sudan is like so amazing! I have been there! Well I am from there! I moved to America though to have a better life!

Does Sudan have a dictator?

Yes. The dictator of Sudan is a president. Multi-party elections were only recently re-instated in Sudan.

Why is there raping in Sudan?

Rape is not restricted to the Sudan. It happens there for the same reasons it happens anywhere else.

What is the government in Sudan?

Now Sudan has split up so north of Sudan is rules by Arabs and south of Sudan is ruled by Africans.

What region is Sudan in?

Sudan is in north-east Africa. On its northern boundary is Egypt. Further boundaries are with Ethioia, Eritrea, Kenya, Uganda, Congo (Democratic Republic), Chad, and Libya.

What is a sudanic state?

Reigons in Africa such as Ghana, Songhai, and Mali in the early first and second century

What are Sudanic states?

Ghana, Mali, and Songhey are the Sudanic states. These arecountries that used to be part of the Sudanic empire between the700s and 1500s AD.

What is sudans resources?

Sudan's main resources are petroleum and oil you can find this in a rular old history book.

What is the Sudan conflict about?

Sudan , Africa 's largest country, has endured civil war for all but 10 years since it achieved independence in 1956, after nearly 80 years of British rule. One of the world's poorest, most backward countries, Sudan sits on a sea of oil that cannot be exploited due to the continuing conflict. Despi ( Full Answer )

What are the neighboring of Sudan?

Countries that border Sudan are Egypt, Chad , Libya , Central African Republic, Eritrea , Ethiopia , Uganda, Kenya and the democratic republic of Congo.

What supermarkets are in Sudan?

khurtoum : 1- arabi supermarket 2-shabi supermarket umdorman : 1- big supermarket 2- shabi supermarket 3-lebya supermarket bahri : 1- middle station 2- saad gishra

Does Sudan have a nickname?

Azza is the nickname of Sudan. The name came from a famous poem byKhalil Farah in 1930's. Khalil Farah is poet, singer, and songwriter.

What transport do they have in Sudan?

Sundan has 4,725 kilometers of narrow-gauge, single-track railroads that serve the northern and central portions of the country!

Why did Sudan split?

There was an ethnic conflict I believe, and one of them wanted to gain sovereignty.

Why was Sudan divided into south Sudan and Sudan?

Because there was injustices ruling of the Country since 1956 Independent date coupled with the imposition of the Islamic Saria Law forced on the Chritian south and continueis rule by Arabic Ethnic groups.

Who is the king of Sudan?

Sudan does not have a king. It is a republic. It has a president.Omar al-Bashir is the president of Sudan at the current time (May2014).

Are there bears in Sudan?

There are no bears in Sudan. In fact, no bears live in Africa. Until the 1870s, there was a subspecies of brown bear called the Atlas Bear that lived in Morocco, in North Africa, but it is now extinct.