From Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium
- See also changes related to Khartoum, or pages that link to Khartoum or to this page or whose text .
- East Africa : Add brief definition or description
- Sudan : A nation in East Africa/Horn of Africa, with the largest land area of any country in Africa, and near-continuous civil wars since British independence in 1956; effectively a federation of Arab and African parts, with the southern region voting for independence in 2011.
- Omdurman : Twin city of the Sudanese capital, Khartoum; generally the more prestigious living area; site of the defeat of the Mahdist forces by British troops in the 19th Century Battle of Omdurman