Apr. 17: The London-based Hayat reported that the government had ordered the expulsion of 150-200 Arabs who fought in Afghanistan during the Soviet-Afghan war. The move was intended to improve relations with Egypt. [4/18 FBIS]
Apr. 20: Sudanese Alliance Forces, an opposition group, reported that it had killed 15 government soldiers in an attack on a government garrison in Kassala, in the East. [4/23 FBIS]
Apr. 21: President `Umar Hasan Ahmad alBashir appointed the following cabinet:
`Abd al-Rahim Muhammad Husayn, Office of the Presidency
Salah al-Din Muhammad Ahmad Qarar, Council of Ministers
Hasan `Abd al-Rahman `Ali, National …
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Publication information: Article title: Chronology: Sudan. Contributors: Not available. Journal title: The Middle East Journal. Volume: 50. Issue: 4 Publication date: Autumn 1996. Page number: 590+. © Middle East Institute Winter 2009. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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