El Obeid

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El Obeid

(ɛl əʊˈbeɪd)
(Placename) a city in the central Sudan, in Kordofan province: scene of the defeat of a British and Egyptian army by the Mahdi (1883). Pop: 423 000 (2005 est)
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El O•beid

(ˌɛl oʊˈbeɪd)

also Al-Ubayyid

a city in the central Sudan. 140,024.
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BRUSSELS, July 31 (KUNA) -- The European Union Wednesday condemned the tragic killing of eight people earlier this week, among them five schoolchildren, taking part in a peaceful demonstration in El Obeid, Sudan, and called for the perpetrators to be brought to justice.
The protest rally was part of marches organized by the Sudanese Professional Association (SPA) across the country in solidarity with six protesters including five schoolchildren killed by the Rapid Support Forces in El Obeid last week.
James McGreggor, associate dean for Academic Affairs, said: "These awards demonstrate the excellence of the research conducted by GU-Q's students and faculty, as well as GU-Q's commitment to engaging in research that will have a meaningful impact on Qatar and its residents." Six students will pursue research on how Baladna Farm has served as a means for Qataris to articulate their vision of sovereignty and self-sufficiency in the wake of the blockade, under the mentorship of GU-Q professors Rogaia Abusharaf and Uday Chandra, and Tahra El Obeid, head of College of Health and Sciences at Qatar University.
It was presented by Dr Tahra El Obeid, head of the Department of Human Nutrition, and Dr Vijay Ganji, associate professor of nutrition at the CHS as part of Continuing Professional Development (CPD).
The study included 3794 subjects, 1807 (45.5%) were males and 2167 (54.5%) were females aged 18 and above recruited from four sites in the Sudan: El Obeid (West), Dongola (North), Kassala (East), and Khartoum (Central Sudan).
In the first stage, together with Ericsson, Zain will extend 4G coverage to the capital Khartoum, Medani, Port Sudan and El Obeid. 4G services will be extended to other regional centers across the country gradually with the additional cooperation of Huawei.
EL OBEID (SUDAN), (TAP) - Tunisia's national soccer U23 team qualified for the third and last qualifying round for the U23 African Nations Championship after beating Sudan's 2-0 at a second-round 2
Bishop Macram Max Gassis, who retired last October as head of Sudan's El Obeid diocese, said heightened international attention to the situation could save lives.
"For six months there's been a constant stream of European representatives in Iran," says Suhail el Obeid, a Middle East expert at Swiss Global Enterprise, a Swiss foreign trade promoter.
Ryoichi Horie, Ambassador of Japan to the Republic of the Sudan, visited El Obeid and West Bara Locality of North Kordofan State.
La veille, dans une des offensives les plus spectaculaires de ces dernieres annees, Le Front revolutionnaire a reussi a prendre le controle d'Oum Rawaba, la deuxieme plus grande ville du Kordofan-Nord situee a environ 100 km du chef-lieu, El Obeid. Les combats ont fait neuf victimes (un policier et huit rebelles).

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