U.S. Considers Removing Sudan from List of Terrorist Sponsors, Says State Department Official

Sudan, which has been on the U.S. government's list of state sponsors of terrorism since 1993, is now being considered for removal from that list.

"It's not an event, it's not flipping a light switch," said Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Tibor Nagy in a November 15 briefing. "It's a process and we are heavily, continuously engaged with our Sudanese interlocutors on how we can go about doing that."

Congressional approval after a review period of...