Egypt Independent

After ousting Bashir, Sudan’s activists struggle to loosen military’s grip



DUBAI (Reuters) – After spearheading the rallies that toppled former President Omar al-Bashir, Sudan’s main protest group is now locked in a stand-off with the country’s new military rulers that is testing its clout as a political force.

Photo: Ahmed Rabie, a member of the Sudanese Professionals Association (SPA), gestures as he arrives to break fast with his friends during the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan in front of the Defence Ministry compound in Khartoum, Sudan, May 7, 2019. REUTERS/Umit Bektas