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(Placename) a city in the E Sudan: founded as a fort by the Egyptians in 1834. Pop: 430 000 (2005 est)


(ˈkɑ sɑˌlɑ, ˈkæs ə lə)

a city in the E Sudan. 234,270.
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8(SUNA)-The Assistant of the President of the Republic, Dr Faisal Hassan Ibrahim was informed on overall situations and executive performance in Kassala State.
February 7, 2018 (KHARTOUM) - A large police contingent of the central reserve forces Wednesday has arrived in the eastern state of Kassala coming from the Sudanese capital, Khartoum.
This research paper is based on a baseline study carried out for an intervention project implemented by Ahfad University for Women (AUW), UNFPA Sudan, Italian Cooperation and Kassala State Ministry of Health with local partners in Kassala State, Eastern Sudan with the aim of improving maternal and neonatal health in Kassala State for the strengthening of primary health care and community mobilization so as to contribute to improving the health and wellbeing of mothers, newborns and their families in two localities in Kassala State, namely: Kassala town and rural Kassala.
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has completed a relief intervention for the victims of flash floods at Hameshkorieb in Kassala Province, eastern Sudan, by providing non-food aid worth $50,000 for 500 worst-hit families.
The deals require to execute Kassala Bridge that connects Kassala city and Delta Al Qash and Sidon Bridge, which links Kassala and the Nile River States.
The contracts consist of executing Kassala Bridge that links Kassala city and Delta Al Qash and Sidon Bridge, which links Kassala and the Nile River States.
Qatar Charity (QC) has provided urgent aid to 35,000 victims of floods in Hameshkoreib, Kassala State, Eastern Sudan.
Summary: The wali (Governor) of Sudan's Kassala State Mohamed Yousuf Adam hailed the relief aid sent by the Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Humanitarian and Charity Establishment to Sudan to help the victims of recent floods which hit across the country.
This was a cross sectional prospective study carried out in Kassala Maternity Hospital over three years duration (2008-2011) to investigate the incidence rate and factors associated with delayed presentation in ruptured ectopic pregnancy.
Jeddah, Ramadan 14, 1432, Aug 14, 2011, SPA -- The Office of the World Assembly of Muslim Youth (WAMY) in Sudan has concluded the activities of its medical and D'awah convoy it carried out at the State of Kassala in Eastern Sudan in cooperation with the Supreme Council For D'awah at the Sudanese Ministry of Social Affairs.
Of the loan, $175 million will go to building the Atbara and Seteet dams in Kassala state which, on branches of the Blue Nile, will help to irrigate farmland and generate a combines 200 megawatts.
Al Anbaa' says authorities in Sudan's eastern Kassala state have ordered a general mobilization to confront an expected Eritrean offensive.