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World - Region
1/4/2022 1:29:50 PM
Sudanese pro-democracy groups called Tuesday for mass anti-military takeover protests as the country plunged further into turmoil following the resignation of the prime minister earlier this week.

World - Region
1/3/2022 4:54:54 PM
After civilian Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok resigned following another deadly crackdown on pro-democracy protesters, we look at developments in Sudan since the October military takeover which disrupted a transition to civilian rule in the wake of autocrat Omar al-Bashir's overthrow in 2019.

World - Region
1/2/2022 4:26:37 PM
After a day's work in an Iraq public sector job, Azhar offers legal support to women who are victims of domestic abuse, something she knows well given her experience with a brutal husband.

World - Region
1/2/2022 4:25:54 PM
Sudanese security forces deployed in large numbers Sunday, setting up road blocks in the capital Khartoum amid calls for pro-democracy rallies in "memory of the martyrs" killed in recent protests.

World - Region
12/30/2021 9:28:27 PM
Sudanese security forces shot and killed three protesters Thursday in Omdurman, the twin city of the capital Khartoum, medics said, as thousands demonstrated against military rule.

World - Region
12/30/2021 1:12:03 PM
Sudanese security forces stepped up surveillance of Khartoum's streets on Thursday and sealed the capital from its suburbs, as opponents of the military government prepared to hold fresh protests.

World - International
12/30/2021 10:33:56 AM
Australia's former parliament building caught fire during a rights protest Thursday, officials said, with the flames causing limited damage.

World - Region
12/25/2021 3:02:08 PM
Sudanese security forces fired tear gas to disperse protesters in Khartoum on Saturday as demonstrators once again took to the streets in the country's capital and elsewhere to denounce the October military power grab.

World - Region
12/25/2021 11:10:06 AM
Sudan restricted internet ahead of planned mass protests Saturday against a military power grab, as security forces deployed across Khartoum blocking key bridges connecting the capital to the suburbs.

World - Region
12/24/2021 5:38:33 PM
Several Libyan parliamentary candidates called for nationwide protests over the cancellation of a long-awaited presidential election, a blow to hopes to end a decade of chaos in the oil-rich North African country.

World - Africa
12/21/2021 9:47:01 PM
The UN human rights office on Tuesday called for an independent investigation into allegations of sexual violence including rape and gang rape during mass anti-coup protests in Sudan earlier this week, a spokeswoman said.

World - International
12/20/2021 5:35:05 PM
Myanmar junta troops launched a helicopter raid on anti-coup fighters in a restive region, locals and a spokesman said Monday, as the military struggles to break resistance to its rule.

World - International
12/20/2021 5:00:00 PM
The government of Belarus said Monday that it summoned a British diplomat in protest after its embassy in London was ‘attacked’ and a diplomat injured.

World - Region
12/20/2021 1:15:47 PM
A Sudanese protester was shot dead during mass demonstrations against the recent military takeover and a subsequent deal that reinstated Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok but sidelined the movement, a medical group said Monday.

World - Africa
12/20/2021 12:06:28 PM
At least one policeman died Monday in the eastern DR Congo city of Goma as police fired tear gas and live bullets to break up a protest against rising crime

World - International
12/19/2021 6:54:46 PM
Thousands of peaceful protesters demonstrated in Brussels on Sunday for a third time against reinforced COVID-19 restrictions imposed by the Belgian government to counter a spike in infections as the omicron variant sweeps across Europe.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
12/19/2021 4:50:17 PM
Violence, partisan and military rifts, arms proliferation, and angry protests are but some of the threats endangering the very existence of Sudan, reports Haitham Nouri

World - Region
12/19/2021 3:26:38 PM
Tens of thousands of Sudanese protesters rallied Sunday to mark three years since the start of mass demonstrations that led to the ouster of strongman Omar al-Bashir, as fears mount for the democratic transition.

World - Region
12/19/2021 12:19:29 PM
Opposition activists in Sudan were set for new protests Sunday to mark the third anniversary of mass demonstrations that ended the dictatorship of president Omar al-Bashir as fears mount for the democratic transition.

World - International
12/18/2021 7:01:26 PM
Thousands of Catalans took to the streets of Barcelona on Saturday to protest against a court decision that mandates that 25% of all school subjects be taught in Spanish, reducing the still predominant use of the local Catalan language in classrooms.

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