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Sudan: Students march for protest 'martyrs'02:54

Sudan: Students march for protest 'martyrs'

Sudan, Khartoum
July 23, 2019 at 22:30 GMT +00:00 · Published

Students marched in the streets of the Sudanese capital Khartoum on Tuesday to commemorate and honour those killed during the crackdown of a months-long protest movement which has thrown the country into turmoil following the ousting of former President Omar al-Bashir in April 2019.

Demonstrators waved the Sudanese flag and could be heard chanting: ''This country is our country and our rule is a civilian rule''.

The protest follows the signing of a power sharing deal between Sudan's military leaders and representatives of the opposition on July 17, which critics say fails to provide justice for victims of state violence and their families.

Sudan: Students march for protest 'martyrs'02:54
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Students marched in the streets of the Sudanese capital Khartoum on Tuesday to commemorate and honour those killed during the crackdown of a months-long protest movement which has thrown the country into turmoil following the ousting of former President Omar al-Bashir in April 2019.

Demonstrators waved the Sudanese flag and could be heard chanting: ''This country is our country and our rule is a civilian rule''.

The protest follows the signing of a power sharing deal between Sudan's military leaders and representatives of the opposition on July 17, which critics say fails to provide justice for victims of state violence and their families.

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