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Press Releases

Welcome to the Embassy of the Republic of Sudan, London

Press Releases

• President’s visit to Dafur – Read more
• London Underground Terrorist Explosion
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•  Channel 4 Press Release – Read more

• Finsbury park incident – Read more

• Lifting of Unilateral US Sanctions Open up Sudan for Business – Read more

• Statement on South Sudan – Read more

• Sudan Facilitates Delivery of Humanitarian Aid to South Sudan –Read more

• Terror Attack at Manchester Arena 22nd May 2017 – Read more

• The Archbishop of Canterbury Visits Sudan – Read more

• The Foreign Ministry condemns the Parliament attack – Read more

• The Undersecretary meets with the US Charge’ d’Affaires – Read more

• Third session of the Strategic Dialogue initiated – Read more

• UN Security Council decides to reduce UNAMID forces – Read more

• US State Department Travel Advice – Read more

• Visit to Sudan by FCO’s Permanent Undersecretary Sir Simon
   McDonald – Read more


• Amnesty International Allegations on Sudan – Read more

• Failed Coup Attempt in Turkey – Read more

• Independence of the Republic – Read more

• National Dialogue Leads to Fundamental Changes in the Sudan – Read more

• President Bashir at the AU 27th Summit (Kigali) 10-18 July – Read more

• Unfair Troika Statement about the Sudan – Read more


• An Exit Strategy to promote Peace and Security in Darfur – Read more

• South Sudan Pastors Released in the Sudan – Read more

60th Anniversary of Independence

On New Year’s Day 1956 the Republic of the Sudan was born. It stood on the foundations of many African kingdoms in Nubia, Darfur, Kordofan, Blue Sultanate and South Sudan.

The declaration of independence came about peacefully when the first elected parliament of 1953 voted unanimously for complete independence from the Anglo-Egyptian colonial administration.

Sixty years on, the Sudan maintains good relations with Britain (which has no sanctions on the Sudan) and Egypt, as well as the Republic of South Sudan which was inaugurated on 9th July 2011 as a result of an overwhelming vote for secession by the people of South Sudan….. Read More

The Politics of Sudanese Higher Education “ Revisited | By Khalid Al Mubarak

While in Khartoum for the 4th University of Khartoum Higher Education Conference, I asked an employee of Khartoum University Press about former colleagues, then about the trees which I planted (when I was director of KUP). She smiled and said: They are huge and shady now. This was one of several nostalgic moments in which – during my visit – my mind sometimes wandered backwards. Read More….

Ambassador H.E. Mohamed Abdalla Idris
Sudan Embassy, London

Sudan Embassy, 3 Cleveland row,
St. James’s, London SW1A 1DD

Job Vacancies at the Embassy.

Watch out for any vacancies that may be announced.

History of Embassy
Established on : June 1956

First Ambassador : HE Awad Satti

The Sudanese Embassy in London A Short History of a Long and enduring Friendship Sudan declared independence peacefully after a vote in parliament on 19 December 1955 .

Sudanese People

Sudan’s interim constitution of 2005 stipulates that the Republic is based on multiplicity of religions and cultures and is an all-encompassing country. The State, which was founded on justice, equality and promotion of human rights, is committed to respecting and safeguarding human dignity.