Since independence Sudan has found itself almost constantly embroiled in civil conflict within its own borders. Throughout the 1990’s, Sudan was widely known to sponsor terrorism, having such as including Osama bin Laden from 1991-1996. American sanctions have been in place in Sudan since 1997, the last American ambassador was removed in 1998, and Sudan has been on the U.S. State Departments list of sponsored terrorists since 1993.
"Human Rights and the War on Terror: Sudan,"
Human Rights & Human Welfare: Vol. 5
, Article 53.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.du.edu/hrhw/vol5/iss1/53