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Sudan's protesters claim victory for their 'revolution'

July 05, 2019 3:35 pm

When news of the deal broke around dawn on Friday, hundreds of protesters returned to the streets dancing, singing and waving Sudanese flags, while passing drivers honked.

Explained: Why the protests in Sudan might not end the country's troubles

July 04, 2019 6:20 pm

The principal worry for activists is that the Sudanese military would continue to remain in power, like in neighbouring Egypt where a coup toppled a democratically elected government which had come to power after longstanding dictator Hosni Mubarak’s rule came to an end in 2011.

Sudan's Bashir charged on corruption in first public appearance since ouster

June 17, 2019 10:39 am

Appearing in a white robe and turban, as he did for much of his 30 years in power, al-Bashir was led through the gates of Kober prison, a notorious facility where he once sent his own enemies.

Sudan's military rulers say several coup attempts thwarted

June 14, 2019 1:26 pm

Two different groups of people suspected of involvement in the attempted coups had been arrested, the Transitional Military Council's spokesman said.

Civil unrest, rape, massacre: This is why Sudan is in turmoil

June 13, 2019 10:31 pm

Although the North African country's President Omar Al-Bashir has been ousted, the citizens of Sudan continue their fight for a civilian rule while the Sudanese military refuses to give in. The Guardian reported that at least 124 people were killed and more than 700 injured in the last 10 days in the strife-torn country.

Emergency declared in Sudan after Army overthrows President Bashir

April 12, 2019 7:05 am

Ibnouf also declared a state of emergency in the country for the next three months with the constitution being suspended. He added that elections would be conducted at the end of the transitional period.

‘Just fall, that’s all’ — Sudan protests seeking Al-Bashir’s ouster gain momentum

April 08, 2019 11:44 am

The Sudanese minister for information, Hassan Ismail, the government’s main spokesman, “commended the way the regular forces dealt with demonstrators who gathered in front of the army general command,” the state news agency reported.

Sudan protesters show resilience, employ Arab Spring tactics

January 21, 2019 1:00 pm

Demonstrators, many in their 20s and 30s, are trying to remove an authoritarian leader and win freedoms and human rights.

India-Africa summit: Arrest Sudan President Omar al-Bashir, demands Amnesty International

October 26, 2015 2:01 pm

When asked about India’s position, Vikas Swarup, spokesperson for the Ministry of External Affairs, said, “India is fully compliant with its international legal obligations.”

Despite war crime charges, India to host Sudan President Omar al-Bashir

October 12, 2015 2:31 am

The Sudan President was declared a war criminal by the ICC for alleged genocide and war crimes during the Darfur conflict in 2003, in which lakhs were killed.