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Complete details about Sudan in Africa with capital city Khartum

Country NameSudan (As-Sudan)
Country CodeSDN
Capital CityKhartum
RegionNorthern Africa
Independence Year1956
Surface Area2505813.0
Life Expectancy56.6 years
GNP10162.0 (old 0.0)
Government FormIslamic Republic

Spoken Languages

Arabic [official]     (49.4%)
Bari     (2.5%)
Beja     (6.4%)
Chilluk     (1.7%)
Dinka     (11.5%)
Fur     (2.1%)
Lotuko     (1.5%)
Nubian Languages     (8.1%)
Nuer     (4.9%)
Zande     (2.7%)

Major Cities

Omdurman, Khartum     (population 1271403)
Khartum, Khartum     (population 947483)
Sharq al-Nil, Khartum     (population 700887)
Port Sudan, al-Bahr al-Ahmar     (population 308195)
Kassala, Kassala     (population 234622)
Obeid, Kurdufan al-Shamaliy     (population 229425)
Nyala, Darfur al-Janubiya     (population 227183)
Wad Madani, al-Jazira     (population 211362)
al-Qadarif, al-Qadarif     (population 191164)
Kusti, al-Bahr al-Abyad     (population 173599)
al-Fashir, Darfur al-Shamaliya     (population 141884)
Juba, Bahr al-Jabal     (population 114980)

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Sudan Tweets

From @almayestro06 on Thu Apr 18 09:23:11 EDT 2019 RT @KenRoth: Sudan's ousted Pres Bashir has been moved to prison. Now he should be put on trial, preferably at the International Criminal C?
From @adranaj on Thu Apr 18 09:23:06 EDT 2019 RT @ziliyax: African Cup of Nation: Out of 27 centre referees even from countries like Burundi, Mali, Zambia & Sudan, not a single CR from?
From @juviccolonia on Thu Apr 18 09:23:05 EDT 2019 uy namiss nako akong tindang sudan. heheheh amping permii!!!
From @almayestro06 on Thu Apr 18 09:23:04 EDT 2019 RT @FCOIrfan: UK Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations discussing Sudan at the Security Council today.
From @ramahkudaimi on Thu Apr 18 09:23:03 EDT 2019 i see some analysis re "nonviolent" nature of uprisings in Algeria and Sudan as why they were successful and it is?
From @GUASABARAeditor on Thu Apr 18 09:22:59 EDT 2019 RT @LuisOrlandoDia1: Manifestaciones contra régimen militar en Sudán
From @marysan66 on Thu Apr 18 09:22:58 EDT 2019 RT @ReporteYa: #18Abr #InformeFAO Venezuela clasifica según la magnitud del impacto previsto de su inseguridad alimentaria en 1er Trim. 201?
From @Michell57754161 on Thu Apr 18 09:22:48 EDT 2019 RT @BBCBreaking: Sudan military chief steps down a day after staging coup to topple long-time leader Omar al-Bashir
From @Kenan49023298 on Thu Apr 18 09:22:42 EDT 2019 1- Sudan halk?, demokratik haklar?n?n savunuculu?unu sokaklar? zapt ederek gerçekle?tirdi. Diktatör El- Be?ir gitti?
From @almayestro06 on Thu Apr 18 09:22:37 EDT 2019 RT @nytimes: Omar Hassan al-Bashir, who has not been seen since he was deposed as Sudan?s president last week, has been moved to a prison i?
From @CrowtherMaddy on Thu Apr 18 09:22:29 EDT 2019 Excited to get my copy so I can relax & unwind from the #SudanUprising news with... more #Sudan goodness.
From @Ala2Jamal on Thu Apr 18 09:22:28 EDT 2019 RT @grotesqu9: 27 years of my life a foreigner, never knowing the definition of ?Home?. Moved back to Sudan last year, and it?s the best?
From @leandrolopezar1 on Thu Apr 18 09:22:28 EDT 2019 RT @elOrdenMundial: ? Hoy se ha publicado la clasificación mundial de la libertad de prensa 2019. 1??Noruega 2??Finaldia 3??Suecia 4??P.Ba?
From @HarryVerge on Thu Apr 18 09:22:27 EDT 2019 RT @MsJulieLenarz: Who backs the genocidal regime of al-Bashir in Sudan? Qatar, Turkey, Iran. The same group that lends support to Houthi r?