Police in Sudan have ordered officers not to intervene in protests as thousands of demonstrators march outside the army’s headquarters in the capital Khartoum.
Sudan’s parliament has approved a nation-wide state of emergency of six months in place of the one-year period ordered by President Omar al-Bashir last month.
Sudan President Omar al-Bashir has ordered the release of all women protesters detained during months of nationwide demonstrations.
Sudan President Omar al-Bahir on Monday banned unlicensed public gatherings and all forms of protests.
Sudan President Omar al-Bashir has declared a year-long state of emergency following weeks of protests calling for him to step down.
Sudan President Omar al-Bashir has reopened the border with Eritrea, which had been closed since early January 2018.
The Sudanese army has issued a statement insisting it will not allow the state to fall as weeks of anti-government protests continue.
Over the past two weeks, Sudan has been gripped by anti-governmental protests with security forces opening fire on crowds with live ammunition on multiple occasions. The Sudanese government says at least 19 people have been killed in protest violence but
Protestors in Sudan are calling for a nationwide “week of uprising” against President Omar al-Bashir’s government after at least three more people were killed in fresh protest violence.
Sudan President Omar al-Bashir has told supporters he will remain in power, regardless of ongoing protests calling for him to step down.