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Sudan Says It Agrees to Compensate Families of U.S.S. Cole Bombing


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NAIROBI, Kenya — Sudan’s interim government said on Thursday that it had reached a financial settlement with families of the victims of the attack on the U.S.S. Cole in Yemen, an effort to persuade the United States to remove Sudan from a list of state sponsors of terrorism. https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/13/world/africa/sudan-bombing-USS-Cole-Yemen.html?action=click&module=Latest&pgtype=Homepage

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