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Sudan

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 Who in the war and peace talks

JEM: largely Zaghawa and/or Islamist seen as close to NIF ex-leader Hassan Abdullah el Turabi; JEM operates in north-east Chadian-Sudanese border area; close to some Chadian Zaghawa; recently some military action in West and South Darfur...


Smokescreen

Smile' was founding Secretary General of Hassan el Turabi's Popular Arab Islamic Conference (PAIC) the Khartoum precursor of Al Qaida...


Sanction action

Khalil a lawyer and former NIF minister is widely seen as close to its Islamist founding guru Hassan el Turabi...


Caught in the act

This would have been inconceivable in the 1990s when Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak accused the NIF (and specifically Hassan Abdullah el Turabi) of the assassination attempt on him in Addis Ababa in 1995 or when President Omer Hassan Ahmed el Beshir described Saudi Arabian King Fahd bin Abdul Aziz al Saud as unfit to be Guardian of the Two Holy Places (Mecca and Medina)...


Khartoum's jihadis

The veteran Islamist fell out with NIF guru Hassan el Turabi and his sons in 2000 publicly accusing the family of trying to kill him...


The forces in Darfur's war

Justice and Equality Movement (JEM): seen as Islamist linked to NIF founder Hassan Abdullah el Turabi and ex-NIF minister Ali el Haj Mohamed; Zaghawa-based; led by lawyer Black Book author and former NIF State Minister involved in the South Khalil Ibrahim Mohamed...


Pressing for a deal

NIF founder Hassan Abdullah el Turabi had in March accused those still in Khartoum's government of being behind 1995's assassination attempt on Mubarak...


In the driving seat

Lam is also vulnerable as he has often switched sides - from SPLA to Riek Machar Teny Dhurgon (1991) to the Frankfurt Declaration with Hassan Abdullah el Turabi's friend Ali el Haj Mohamed (1992) to the Khartoum Peace Agreement with the NIF (1997) back to SPLM (2003)...


Bad marriage vows

Smile' NCP; previous Foreign Minister; ex-SG Islamic Association of Student Organisations UK; SG Popular Arab and Islamic Conference (PAIC) set up 1990 by Hassan Abdullah el Turabi...


Pressure points

Umma The largest party weakened by the grasshopper behaviour of its leader El Sadig who this month declared an alliance with his brother-in-law Hassan el Turabi leader of the NIF's Popular Congress faction...


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