Pro-army protesters rally again in tense Sudan

Sudanese protesters take part in the second day of a sit-in demanding the dissolution of the transitional government, in the capital Khartoum on October 17, 2021. PHOTO | AFP

What you need to know:

  • The latest demonstrations, left undisturbed by security forces, have been organised by a splinter faction of the FFC. Critics allege that these protests are being driven by members of the military and security forces, and involve counter-revolutionary sympathisers with the former regime. 

Hundreds of pro-military Sudanese protesters rallied for a second day Sunday, aggravating what Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok called the "worst and most dangerous crisis" of the country's precarious transition.


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