Sudan Timeline

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In History
  • Turko-Egyptian Rule of Sudan

    Was led by Muhammad. Thousands of Sudanese people were forced to move to egypt. There language were replaced by Arabic language. (PP)
  • British Colonization of Sudan

    British and the Egyptians made a pact to both rule the country of Sudan,the Sudanese wanted independence but they didn’t get independence until the British left. (Eisa)
  • Britain’s Southern Policy in Sudan

    The British introduced technology to the Sudanese, but also isolated South Sudan, North Sudan, and Darfur, which made the South Sudanese in poverty. (PP)
  • Anya Nya is Created

    Anya Nya is a group of separatist rebels of Southern Sudan. (africanhistory)
  • Sudan’s Independence from Britain

    The britain left north and south Sudan which left conflict between the north and the south even to this day there are still conflicts between them. (Lifeforsudan)
  • Oil is First Discovered in Sudan

    When southern sudan discovered the oil, there developement was soon to be better, until the north took the oil. (PP)
  • SPLM/A is Created

    The group was created for the Second Sudanese Civil War. It is fighting for the South Sudanese against the North Sudanese.(PP)
  • Major Famine in Sudan

    A drought hit sudan causing many deaths and a major crop failure. there were no food supply therefore, Many innocent people die. (PP)
  • Omar Al-Bashir Becomes President

    He fought in 1973 with the Egyptians against Israel.In 1980, he took the leading role in the Sudanese army. He is wanted by the ICC. Once there was a drought in the South of Sudan but Almar did not give him any food or resources. (Global britannica)
  • Darfur Conflict Starts

    Omar al-Bashir sent the Janjaweeds to kill all the people that rebels in Darfur. But also The Innocent people in Darfur. (Sudantribune)
  • ICC Declares Genocide in Sudan

    The genocide organized by north sudanese government. (Worldwhithoutgenocide)
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    1st Civil War in Sudan

    Anya Nya fought against GOS Then a couple years later, Anya Nya controlled most of sudan. (Enoughproject)
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    Nimeiri Becomes President in Sudan

    Nimeiri acted as commander of the garrison which was against the rebels. He joined a number of attempts to overthrow the sudanese government.(Globalbritannia)
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    2nd Civil War in Sudan

    President Jaafar Nimeiri reneged on Addis Ababa’s Agreement on Abyei and thats the start of the 2nd Civil War in Sudan. (Enoughproject)