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US to Remove Sudan from State Sponsors of Terrorism List

Sudan agreed to pay $335m to victims of the 1998 terror attack in exchange for the end of a U.S. designation

After twenty-seven years on the US State Sponsor of Terrorism list, President Trump today announced that Sudan’s terror designation was at long last being removed.

BY AL JAZEERA

President Donald Trump has said the United States will remove Sudan from its State Sponsors of Terrorism list after the government in Khartoum paid compensation to victims of attacks.

Trump, who is seeking re-election next month, said in a Twitter post on Monday Sudan had agreed to pay $335m to “US terror victims and families”. Continue reading US to Remove Sudan from State Sponsors of Terrorism List