Sudanese forces fire tear gas to break up Omdurman protests

People participate in an anti-government protest in Omdurman, Sudan January 9, 2018 in this still image taken from a social media video. Haitham Seo/via REUTERS

KHARTOUM (Reuters) – Security forces fired tear gas to disperse dozens of demonstrators in Sudan’s Omdurman city on Thursday, a Reuters witness said, in the latest of several weeks of anti-government protests sparked by economic and political grievances. Amnesty International meanwhile accused security forces in the city of pursuing injured demonstrators inside a hospital after […]

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