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Sudan: protest victims and power of art

A Sudanese graffiti artist Assil Diab has praised demonstrators killed during the December anti-government protests in Sudan by painting their…

Sudan’s Al-Bashir Rebuilds His Military Power Base As Other Pillars Crumble

“President Omar al-Bashir’s declarationof a year-long state of emergency in Sudan indicates that he’s opted, for now, to take the route…

Pressure From the People in Sudan

“The longer genuine political and economic reform is delayed in Sudan, the greater the risk of wider instability and deepening…

Sudan: Video Footage Shows Extreme Violence, Abuse

“Human Rights Watch released a video on February 11, 2019, that shows government forces’ extreme violence and shocking abuses against protesters during…

Sudan’s Bashir softens tone dramatically, says reporters to be released

“Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir, facing near-daily demonstrations against his government, took a newly conciliatory tone with the protesters on Wednesday,…

Zimbabwe: ITUC Launches Anti-Mnangagwa Global Campaign

“The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) has launched a global campaign seeking to pressure the Zimbabwean government to stop its…

Sudan’s Bashir vows rural development as new protests loom

“Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir on Sunday pledged to bolster rural development, as he seeks to face down anti-government demonstrations that…

Sudan’s army says it will ‘not allow state to fall’ amid protests

“The Sudanese army issued a statement on Wednesday saying it would not allow the state to collapse, following weeks of…

Sudan Arrests Six Critical Journalists As Protests Continue

“The Committee to Protect Journalists today called on Sudanese authorities to release at least six journalists who have been detained…

Children Arrested During Zimbabwe Protests

“POLICE have confirmed arresting 36 children for allegedly taking part in the recent violence that rocked Harare, Bulawayo and some…

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