Gulf Times - Sudan-protests
Sudan PM Hamdok to return to lead government after deal: mediators

Sudan PM Hamdok to return to lead government after deal: mediators

Sudan's General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan and Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok have reached a deal for his return and the release the civilian leadership detained since last month's military coup, mediators said Sunday.

Sudanese call for anti-coup protests as death toll rises to 40

Sudanese call for anti-coup protests as death toll rises to 40

Sudanese anti-coup activists called for mass protests on Sunday, as medics said the number of people killed since last month's military takeover had risen to at least 40.

Sudanese anti-coup protesters barricade streets

Sudanese anti-coup protesters barricade streets

Sudanese anti-coup protesters on Sunday manned barricades in Khartoum a day after a deadly crackdown on mass rallies, as a defiant civil disobedience campaign against the military takeover entered its seventh day.

Sudanese take to the streets as international community condemns coup

Sudanese take to the streets as international community condemns coup

Protesters were defiant on the streets of Sudan early Tuesday demonstrating against a military coup, as international condemnation of the country's security forces ramped up with the United Nations Security Council expected to meet later.

Dozens protest against Sudan reforms

Dozens protest against Sudan reforms

Dozens of Sudanese protested in the capital Khartoum Friday against recent government reforms they consider anti-Islamic, including allowing non-Muslims to drink alcohol, an AFP correspondent said.

Sudan generals, protest leaders agree on constitutional declaration

Sudan generals, protest leaders agree on constitutional declaration

Sudan's ruling generals and protest leaders reached a "full agreement" on the constitutional declaration, the African Union said on Saturday, paving the way for transitioning to civilian rule.

Sudan talks cancelled as teenagers' killing triggers outrage

Sudan talks cancelled as teenagers' killing triggers outrage

Sudanese protest leaders cancelled planned talks with the country's ruling generals Tuesday as hundreds of schoolchildren demonstrated in Khartoum against the shooting dead of five pupils at a rally.

Sudan says 87 killed when troops broke up protest, critics say too low

Sudan says 87 killed when troops broke up protest, critics say too low

The head of an official Sudanese investigation said on Saturday 87 people were killed when security forces broke up a protest on June 3

Detainee allegedly tortured in Sudan dies

Detainee allegedly tortured in Sudan dies

A Sudanese civilian detained and allegedly tortured by security agents in a central town has died in custody, a doctors committee linked to the country's protest movement said

Thousands converge on Sudan square for 'martyrs' rally

Thousands converge on Sudan square for 'martyrs' rally

Thousands of Sudanese demonstrators converged Thursday on a prominent square in Khartoum in a march through the capital to honour comrades killed in the months-long protest movement that has rocked the country.

Sudan protesters, army rulers ink power sharing deal

Sudan protesters, army rulers ink power sharing deal

Sudan's protesters and ruling generals Wednesday inked a deal that aims to install a civilian administration, a key demand of demonstrators since president Omar al-Bashir was deposed in a coup three months ago.

Sudanese man shot dead during protest as sides wrangle over transition

Sudanese man shot dead during protest as sides wrangle over transition

Paramilitary forces backed by Sudan's ruling military council fired at protesters in the southeastern state of Sennar on Sunday, witnesses said, and one man died of a shot to the head, according to opposition medics.