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Dr Hassan Abdullah el Turabi

Date of Birth: 1 February 1932
Place of Birth: Kassala, Eastern Sudan
Died: 5 March 2016


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Who's counting?

Northerners widely assume the census was rigged as was made clear last week at a meeting of a new (or renewed) alliance of 17 parties including the Umma Democratic Unionist Sudanese Communist and Popular Congress (Hassan el Turabi's) with the SPLM as observer...


New battles for Darfur

Conflicting signals Yet at the same time both JEM and officials from Khartoum were holding 'goodwill' talks in Qatar convincing many Sudanese that the Islamist movement was coming together again; Hassan Abdullah el Turabi Sudan's Islamist éminence grise and politically close to the JEM leadership called for unity among Islamists when he emerged from gaol on 9 March (he had been detained for calling for President Omer to be handed over the ICC)...


Omer the outlaw

JEM chief Khalil Ibrahim Mohamed was once an NIF minister while Hassan Abdullah el Turabi has blessed the talks and is close to some Qatari sheikhs...


New politics, new threats

It was led by Hassan Abdullah el Turabi who on 12 January declared that the man he had put in the Palace Omer el Beshir 'should assume responsibility for whatever is happening in Darfur displacement burning all the villages rapes I mean systematic rapes continuously I mean on a wide scale and the killing'...


Khartoum's bankers

The attempt on Mubarak triggered United Nations' sanctions against the National Islamic Front regime then led by Hassan el Turabi (see Feature)...


Brothers reunited

Those who thought that the 1999 split in the National Islamic front when Hassan Abdullah el Turabi was officially sidelined would seriously change Khartoum’s Islamist regime might be surprised to see leaders from each faction appearing together at an international Islamist conference in London...

Presidential Religious affairs advisor Ahmed Ali el Imam from the dominant National Congress (NC) and Beshir Adam Rahma from Hassan el Turabi’s Popular National Congress (PNC) are to speak at the Centre for the Study of Terrorism (CFSOt) on 17-18 October...

Like Hassan el Turabi he is often arrested most recently after the Justice and Equality Movement attacked Omdurman in May...


War crimes

That is what Khartoum did to Hassan Abdullah el Turabi in 1999-2000 when it faced heavy foreign pressure...


Battle of Omdurman

' One architect of this securocracy veteran NIF leader Hassan Abdullah el Turabi was arrested in a dawn raid on 12 May ostensibly for sponsoring the JEM attack and held for a day...


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