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Sudan sentences Omar al-Bashir to two years for corruption

The former president is also wanted by the International Criminal Court on charges of war crimes and genocide linked to the Darfur conflict

Safeguard Sudan’s revolution

Outside actors need to make sure that the military does not dominate Sudan’s political future

What other African protesters can learn from Sudan

Sudanese people used their power to oust an autocratic leader, and they are using the same to ensure that there is a transfer of power to civilians

Sudan’s ghost battalion

On the Sudanese Professionals Association the mysterious force behind the revolutionary uprising in Sudan

Sudan footballers hope for revolution boost

Many say Omar al-Bashir's three decades of iron-fisted rule sidelined the sport ⁠— a national pastime

Hasty elections a danger for Sudan

The military is using tactics to confound civilians by calling for a vote within nine months

What’s happening in Sudan: Six things to know about the unrest

Sudanese protesters seek civilian rule as Transitional Military Council retains power since Omar al-Bashir's removal

Five dead as Sudan military rulers try to disperse sit-in

There were multiple reports of the military using force to disperse the sit-in in front of army headquarters, where protesters have occupied for weeks

Crowds to flood Khartoum as standoff with military persists

Protest leaders from the Alliance for Freedom and Change say the army is not serious about handing power to civilians

Sudan protesters pledge ‘million march’ for civil rule

For the first time, Sudanese judges said they would join a sit-in outside army headquarters "to support change and for an independent judiciary"

The doctors on the frontlines of Sudan’s revolution

Medical professionals take extraordinary risks to treat wounded protesters

Women take leading role in Sudan protests

Demonstrations against Omar al-Bashir started in December, but the women of Sudan are now taking the lead

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