Sudan: Islamist militants and a soldier killed in a raid

Four suspected Islamic State-linked militants and one Sudanese soldier were killed during clashes in the capital, Khartoum, on Monday, state news agency Suna reports.

“The terrorist group fired heavy shots at our forces from a variety of weapons, including… machine guns, rocket-propelled grenades and grenades”, the agency reports.

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The clashes occurred in southern Khartoum, days after a raid on an Islamic State-linked cell in the same region, Reuters said quoting state television.

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