Gunshots reportedly heard, tear gas fired at Sudan protest site

Gunshots reportedly heard, tear gas fired at Sudan protest site
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  • calendar-gray 09 April 2019

Heavy shooting heard at a protest site outside the Sudanese defence ministry in Khartoum, ONAreports quoting sputniknews.

According to eyewitnesses, cited by Reuters, local security forces trying to break up the protest by force.

Thousands of protesters reportedly took to the streets in the capital Khartoum over the weekend to call for the resignation of Sudan’s longtime ruler Omar Bashir and urge the army to side with the people.

Faiq Mahmudov

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