Republic of the Sudan
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|Noun||1.||Republic of the Sudan - a republic in northeastern Africa on the Red Sea; achieved independence from Egypt and the United Kingdom in 1956|
Arab League - an international organization of independent Arab states formed in 1945 to promote cultural and economic and military and political and social cooperation
Darfur - an impoverished region of western Sudan; "Darfur was a semi-independent sultanate until 1917 and is ethnically distinct from central Sudan"
Kordofan - a mountainous province of central Sudan
capital of Sudan, Khartoum - the capital of Sudan located at the confluence of the Blue Nile and White Nile
Nyala - city in Sudan
Port Sudan - port city in Sudan on the Red Sea
Omdurman - a city of Sudan; located in the central Sudan on the White Nile opposite Khartoum
Libyan Desert - the northeastern part of the Sahara Desert in Libya and Egypt and Sudan
Nubian Desert - an arid sandstone plateau in northeastern Sudan between the Nile and the Red Sea
Africa - the second largest continent; located to the south of Europe and bordered to the west by the South Atlantic and to the east by the Indian Ocean
Nile, Nile River - the world's longest river (4150 miles); flows northward through eastern Africa into the Mediterranean; the Nile River valley in Egypt was the site of the world's first great civilization
Sudanese - a native or inhabitant of Sudan
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