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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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Sudan: arrest of two senior officials of the former civil administration

Sudan: arrest of two senior officials of the former civil administration

A former civil administration minister in Sudan and another senior official were arrested in the latest crackdown on critics of the military government, local media reported. Khalid Omer Yousif and Wagdi Salih, another top official in the former administration, were arrested on Wednesday, according to their Forces of Freedom and …

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Sudan: new protests against military rule over fear to return to Bechir era

Sudan: new protests against military rule over fear to return to Bechir era

Thousands of people took to the streets of the Sudanese capital, Khartoum and other cities on Monday to demonstrate against military rule and call for the restoration of civilian rule, Reuters reported. The demonstrators were worried about the return to government of members of the overthrown regime of former President …

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