Abdel Fattah al-Burhan

Sudan army chief Abdel Fattah Al Burhan visits South Sudan
General to hold talks with President Salva Kiir on second trip abroad since war in homeland began
September 04, 2023, 7:23 AM
Al Burhan makes first public appearance outside Khartoum since war began
Sudan's army chief visits troops in Atbara, north of Khartoum, amid reports of impending foreign trip
August 25, 2023, 8:02 AM
UN warns Sudan on verge of full-scale civil war
Secretary General Antonio Guterres voices concern after at least 22 killed in air strike near Khartoum
July 09, 2023, 10:40 AM
Sudan army chief declares ceasefire for Eid Al Adha
Gen Abdel Fattah Al Burhan announces pause in fighting, but calls on young men to join war against RSF
June 28, 2023, 5:03 AM
Warring factions agree to extend Sudan ceasefire
Sudanese army and paramilitary Rapid Support Forces agree to five-day extension of truce
May 29, 2023, 12:42 PM
Saudi Arabia and US call for Sudan ceasefire to be extended
One-week humanitarian truce set to expire on Monday night
May 28, 2023, 9:51 AM
Khartoum stalked by death and fear after three weeks of fighting
Clashes reported on Saturday despite planned talks in Saudi Arabia between rival sides
May 06, 2023, 11:05 AM
Sudan paramilitary chief Dagalo demands end to army bombing before talks
Gen Mohamed Hamdan Dagalo says his forces are being bombed 'relentlessly' despite ceasefire agreement
April 29, 2023, 6:23 AM
Burnt-out military vehicles litter Khartoum's deserted streets
Residents' desperate choice between flight or taking refuge amid heavy fighting
April 24, 2023, 9:50 AM
Sudan clashes raise fears for lions at wildlife sanctuary
Reserve near Khartoum has lost power for its electric fences and is running out of food for the animals
April 23, 2023, 7:08 PM
Internet blackout adds to woes of Sudanese civilians
Food supplies, power, water and health services disrupted by more than a week of fighting
April 23, 2023, 6:23 PM
Signing of Sudan's political agreement delayed over 'outstanding issues'
Military, pro-democracy movement and foreign mediators to meet again to agree on a new date
April 01, 2023, 5:14 AM
Sudan's general Dagalo says military leaders clinging to power
The paramilitary leader has sought to align with protesters as relations with the military worsen
March 08, 2023, 8:09 AM
Sudan's Gen Al Burhan says elected government will control the military
He gives strongest assurance yet that armed forces will not play part in politics
January 09, 2023, 1:48 PM
Sudan's military and civilian coalition sign agreement to end political crisis
Deal could open a new political chapter in Sudan but may take months to be realised
December 05, 2022, 10:21 AM
Sudan's military and civilian bloc to sign agreement on Monday to end political crisis
Measures to restore civilian-led, transitional government may take weeks, perhaps months
December 04, 2022, 1:45 PM
UN says about a quarter of Sudan's population is at risk of starvation
Sudan's growing food crisis has been caused by economic problems and a lack of rain
August 04, 2022, 3:23 PM
Sudan's Al Burhan removes civilian members of Sovereign Council amid deepening crisis
Al Burhan's surprise decision leaves only generals and rebel leaders on the council
July 06, 2022, 2:50 PM
Sudan's top general threatens to expel UN envoy
Gen Abdel Fattah Al Burhan accuses Volker Perthes of interference in Sudan's affairs
April 02, 2022, 1:49 PM
Sudan’s military intensifies crackdown on civilian opposition
Two protesters killed as pro-democracy group says arrests point to military seeking alliance with supporters of former dictator Omar Al Bashir
February 14, 2022, 7:16 PM