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Sudan’s ruling military council reports it has survived coup attempt

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Top general says plotters were trying to disrupt recent truce between army and protestersSudan’s ruling military council has foiled a coup attempt, a top general has announced on state television, saying that 12 officers and four soldiers have been arrested.The announcement late on Thursday closely followed the ruling military and civilian protesters agreeing to end a political impasse, after the army ousted longtime ruler Omar al-Bashir in April on the back of a popular uprising. Continue reading…



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Author : AFP in Khartoum

Publish date : 2019-07-11 22:04:47

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