Sudan gears up for 'civil disobedience'

AFP , Saturday 6 Nov 2021

Pro-democracy protesters prepared Saturday to launch a two-day civil disobedience campaign against Sudan's military takeover, as Arab mediators were expected in Khartoum to defuse the crisis.

protest in Khartoum, Sudan
File Photo: People chant slogans during a protest in Khartoum, Sudan, Saturday, Oct. 30, 2021. AP

Unions and civil society groups called on protesters to man barricades from Saturday night and rally against the military's takeover.

"No negotiation, no partnership, no legitimacy," they said in tweets calling for "complete civil disobedience" on Sunday and Monday.

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