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Complete details about Sudan in Africa with capital city Khartum

Country NameSudan (As-Sudan)
Country CodeSDN
Capital CityKhartum
ContinentAfrica
RegionNorthern Africa
Independence Year1956
Population29490000
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 @OfficiallySeanC on Fri Jun 23 01:00:25 EDT 2017 @IAMDWRECK @Rag2N @ninaturner @beccainpuyallup @ShaunKing Sudan on Wednesday and Zimbabwe the rest of the week. Fig? https://t.co/QTrHc9FiVV
From @thetowerpost on Fri Jun 23 01:00:18 EDT 2017 Pope Francis Pledges Monetary Aid to Help in South Sudan Crisis ? #TowerPostNews https://t.co/SSX92y9NRe
From @PowerGen_man on Fri Jun 23 01:00:16 EDT 2017 60kVA Perkins Stamford generator ready for its long trip to Sudan today. #BonVoyage
From @Sudan_Suman_Kr on Fri Jun 23 01:00:09 EDT 2017 RT @Sudan_Suman_Kr: @ExSecular @BDUTT ?? ???? ????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ????? ??.. ???? ?? ??? ???? ???? ?? ???? ?? ?? ?? ??? @RajkumaarPande?
From @DrunkWB on Fri Jun 23 01:00:08 EDT 2017 Risk cannot, and will be important is donor coordination arrangements for sharing oil revenues in Sudan took more flexible economy.
From @WorldVision on Fri Jun 23 01:00:05 EDT 2017 Ahead of #UgSolidarity, UNSG @antonioguterres calls on world to provide aid for S.Sudan refugees & invest in Uganda?s public services
From @8am_somewhere on Fri Jun 23 01:00:02 EDT 2017 Good morning, Juba. #SouthSudan https://t.co/jNKutwO2xX https://t.co/X89PAjhD2H
From @Sudan_Suman_Kr on Fri Jun 23 00:59:58 EDT 2017 @ExSecular @BDUTT ?? ???? ????? ??? ?? ???? ???? ????? ??.. ???? ?? ??? ???? ???? ?? ???? ?? ?? ?? ???? https://t.co/cv4n1PEF4X
From @SwedeninUG on Fri Jun 23 00:59:32 EDT 2017 RT @HenkJanBakker3: Meet Ana, refugee from South Sudan, 18 years old, youth leader. Resilience personified. Great sense of humor ??! #UGSol?
From @AHA1R on Fri Jun 23 00:59:20 EDT 2017 Sudan: Sudan: UNAMID, June 2017 https://t.co/c1u7w8d1nO
From @rotsch26 on Fri Jun 23 00:59:01 EDT 2017 @StinaSternberg To all the hillbillies: Cuba has a world class health Care System that puts many 1st world countrie? https://t.co/fNyHA5F2yz
From @ShazaAh19745655 on Fri Jun 23 00:58:05 EDT 2017 Mr Trump what's about Sudan and that Decatur Bashir why still not in La lahaie for genocide Sudanese and protect all terrorist
From @Asmau37575966 on Fri Jun 23 00:58:00 EDT 2017 RT @ahameed02: We cannot have people holding us to ransom when oil price was low Fowler & Hameed Ali brought their A-game. Biafrans should?
From @Sudan_Suman_Kr on Fri Jun 23 00:57:01 EDT 2017 RT @ExSecular: Cc @bdutt your panauti for #MeiraKumar worked again https://t.co/IjiO13ylwV
From @kinky_funster on Fri Jun 23 00:56:58 EDT 2017 Not even close. South Sudan is second. https://t.co/4gybU7Nbu4