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Sudan: Abdel Fattah al-Burhan dismisses 30 university directors

Sudan: Abdel Fattah al-Burhan dismisses 30 university directors

Sudanese military leader Abdel Fattah al-Burhan has sacked 30 directors of public universities and appointed 30 new ones, following his decree dissolving the governing boards of public universities. He has been ruling by decree since he ousted the transitional government led by civilian Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok in October 2021. …

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Sudan: protesters face tear gas during a Women’s Day rally

Sudan: protesters face tear gas during a Women's Day rally

Sudanese protesters marching against military rule on International Women’s Day were met with tear gas as they approached the presidential palace on Tuesday, Reuters agency reports. Women’s rights groups had called for the protest along with neighborhood resistance committees that have staged street protests since the military took over in …

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