Sudan security forces fire tear gas at anti-coup protesters

Sudanese security forces have fired tear gas to disperse protesters against the country’s military coup in street clashes in the eastern Khartoum district of Burri, AFP reporters say.

General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan — Sudan’s de facto leader since the 2019 ouster of veteran autocrat Omar al-Bashir — on Monday dissolved the fragile government, sparking days of protests.

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