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January 18 - 2019 SUDAN

Sudan uprising: Thursday protests quelled by security forces’ violence

From El Geneina to Port Sudan, several Sudanese cities were in turmoil by large-scale protests yesterday. Chanted slogans against President Al Bashir’s government could be heard...

Sudan uprising week four: Demos in eight cities

Yesterday, thousands of Sudanese demonstrated in eight different cities in the country for the fourth consecutive week of the Sudanese uprising demanding the immediate step-down...
January 17 - 2019 STRASBOURG

EU Parliament urges Sudan to end violence against protests

Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have urged Sudanese authorities to end violence against those protesting President Al Bashir’s regime.
January 17 - 2019 KHARTOUM

Sudan security releases ‘activists against voluntary return’ arrested in Chad

Yesterday, the security forces released activist Kamal El Zein, Abdu Ishag, and Ibrahim Abdallah from the NISS detention centres near the Shendi bus station and Kober prison in...

Three killed, hospital stormed in large Khartoum protests

January 18 - 2019 KHARTOUM

UPDATE 13:00 Several Sudanese cities were in turmoil by large-scale protests yesterday which security forces clamped-down with the use of bullets and tear gas. At least three people are confirmed dead. Again, security forces stormed a hospital treating wounded protester

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January 17 - 2019 GENEVA

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights: ‘Excessive force against Sudan protests deeply worrying’

Credible reports of the use of excessive force, including live ammunition, by state security forces against protestors across Sudan over the past month are deeply worrying, UN...

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January 15 - 2019 ED DAMAZIN

NISS in Blue Nile detains alleged protest mobilisers

Photo of one of the earlier protests against the regime, in El Obeid in December 2018 (RD)
The Sudanese security apparatus is detaining two young men accused of mobilising other young people to demonstrate against the regime in Ed Damazin, the capital of Blue Nile state.

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