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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (1): 9–30.
Published: 01 January 2010
... Officers and the Comrades: The Sudanese Communist Party and Nimeiri Face-to-Face, 1969–1971 Africa’s largest country, Sudan, is first and foremost part of the Arab world, sensitive to the political tides which sweep...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (1): 75–94.
Published: 01 January 2010
... political organizations such as the Sudanese Communist Party (SCP) used art exhibitions to initiate ordinary people to modern political action. During the relative political stability of Gaafar Nimeiri's regime (1969–85), the state founded official cultural institutions that consolidated the exhibition...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (1): 31–51.
Published: 01 January 2010
... important characteristics of the Sudanese labor movement was its close link with the Sudanese Communist Party, the second largest Communist Party in Africa until its near-destruction by the military regime of Gafaar Nimeiri in 1971. Despite persistent repression by authoritarian regimes, the Sudanese labor...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (1): 221–223.
Published: 01 January 2010
... and paved the way to the now-defunct Addis Ababa Agreement of 1972. Garang’s tenure as minister was cut short after the failure of the 1971 military coup d’état, which led to his execution by Gaafar Nimeiri’s regime. alain gresh, the former editor of Le Monde diplomatique (1995–2005), is currently...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (1): 197–219.
Published: 01 January 2010
... of pen-and-ink drawings by Ibrahim El Salahi, the pioneer Sudanese modernist painter who was imprisoned in the mid-1970s during the regime of military dictator Gaafar Nimeiri (1969–85). The essay provides a critical reading of these drawings in light of El Salahi's own unpublished memoir detailing...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (1): 147–158.
Published: 01 January 2010
... continued, new members joined, disaffected members came back, and new branches and organs were reorganized. This has happened since 1971, when Gaafar Nimeiri attacked the party, killed a number of its prominent leaders, detained thousands of its members, dismissed several thousand of its affiliates...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (1): 95–116.
Published: 01 January 2010
... in resolving regional conflicts and civil wars, including the use of paramili- tary militias as counterinsurgents. Similar to the case of the Janjawid in Darfur, the practice of recruiting Arabized nomads to fight the SPLM/A in areas bordering the South can be traced to Gaafar Nimeiri’s regime (1969– 85...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (1): 175–196.
Published: 01 January 2010
... with developing the potential of Southern democratic movements and institutions that could transcend ethnic divisions and loyalties. During the early days of Gaafar Nimeiri’s regime, Garang was trusted with the establishment and leadership of the Ministry of Southern Affairs, starting in 1969. He...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (3): 483–500.
Published: 01 July 2009
..., was written during the author’s final days in Thakhira military camp before his execution by the Gaafar Nimeiri regime on July 28, 1971; his execution took place in the flooded, frog-infested courtyard of the notorious Kober Prison (Cooper Prison) in Khartoum.7 This essay introduces readers...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (1): 53–74.
Published: 01 January 2010
..., to be the secretary-general of the SCP. He remained in that office until 1971, when he was tragically executed by President Gaafar Nimeiri’s regime after a failed coup, allegedly staged by the SCP. Although he does not name names, P. F. Metrowich, who wrote a typical 1960 anti-Communist treatise on African...