Protests in Sudan call for resignation of military officials
Al Jazeera English released this video clip, titled “Protests in Sudan Call for Resignation of Military Officials” – below is their description.
Sudanese protesters are calling for the resignation of military officials from the Sovereign Transitional Council governing their nation.
Hundreds of people have taken to the streets to also call for an end to a power struggle within the council that has exacerbated tensions in recent weeks.
Protesters were also angry that the families of those who died in protests two years ago had yet to receive any justice.
Mohammed Adow reports from Al Jazeera.
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In this story: Sudan
The history of Sudan dates back to the Pharaonic period. Independence from the British was proclaimed on January 1, 1956.
Islam was the state religion of Sudan and Islamic laws applied from 1983 to 2020 when the country became a secular state. The economy has been described as lower middle income and relies on oil production. Sudan is a member of the United Nations, the Arab League, the African Union, COMESA, the Non-Aligned Movement and the Organization for Islamic Cooperation.