UN Chief Designates Singaporean Sociologist as New Myanmar Special Envoy

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres appointed Sociologist Noeleen Heyzer of Singapore, as his new Myanmar Special Envoy on Monday. “I will take on this role on Dec 13, and I look forward to listening to the aspirations and perspectives of …

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Several Protesters Killed and Wounded During Sudan Anti-Coup Protests

At least seven people died and over a hundred wounded during anti-coup protests in Sudan on Monday. Thousands of demonstrators near the military headquarters in Khartoum were shot at after General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan dissolved the military-civilian Sovereign Council, a …

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Military Coup in Sudan, PM Hamdok and Ministers Arrested

This article was updated at 2021-10-25 12:39.Sudanese military forces have surrounded Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok’s home before placing him under house arrest and detained several ministers. Following the reports of a coup, Internet and phone services have also reportedly gone …

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