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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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Kassala, July 28 (SUNA) -- The caretaker Wali (governor) of Kassala State, Maj.
Ahmed al-Kheir Awad al-Karim, 36 years, a teacher in Sudan's eastern town of Khashm Al-Girba, Kassala State was tortured to death by the National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS).
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.
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.
Kassala, July 22(SUNA)-Members of communal initiative of people of Kassala announced support to agreement reached between the Transitional Military Council (TMC) and Forces of Freedom and Change (FFC) and hoped that the two parties reach an inclusive deal.
November 4, 2018 (KHARTOUM) - The World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed that seven states in Sudan, including Kassala, Red Sea, Al Gedaref, River Nile, Northern State, South Darfur, and Khartoum, have reported cases of chikungunya between 31 May and 2 October 2018.