Gulf Times - Omar-al-Bashir
Sudan's military council warns against road blocks as protests continue

Sudan's military council warns against road blocks as protests continue

Sudan's ruling Transitional Military Council (TMC) warned on Monday against protestors blocking roads and limiting the movement of citizens as protests continued after president Omar al-Bashir was forced from power.

Sudan protest leaders to meet military rulers: campaigner

Sudan protest leaders to meet military rulers: campaigner

Protest leaders are to hold talks Saturday with Sudan's military rulers who have so far resisted calls to transfer power to a civilian administration, two leading figures in the protests told AFP.

Rebels in southern Sudan announce halt to hostilities until July 31

Rebels in southern Sudan announce halt to hostilities until July 31

The Sudan People's Liberation Movement-North, a rebel group in the states of Blue Nile and South Kordofan, said on Wednesday it was ceasing all hostilities until July 31 as a "goodwill gesture" after the overthrow of president Omar al-Bashir.

Sudan's Bashir moved to prison as protesters rally

Sudan's Bashir moved to prison as protesters rally

Sudan's military rulers have transferred ousted president Omar al-Bashir to prison, a family source said Wednesday, as demonstrators keep up their sit-in outside the army complex calling for a swift transfer to civilian government.

Sudan protesters present demands to military in talks

Sudan protesters present demands to military in talks

Sudanese protest organisers presented demands including the creation of a civilian government in talks with the country's new military rulers late Saturday, the group spearheading demonstrations said.

Sudan's new ruler under pressure for swift handover to civilian rule

Sudan's new ruler under pressure for swift handover to civilian rule

Sudan's second new military leader in as many days accepted the resignation of the feared intelligence chief on Saturday as he faced calls at home and abroad for a swift handover to civilian rule.

Sudan's military council promises civilian government after Bashir toppled

Sudan's military council promises civilian government after Bashir toppled

Sudan's ruling military council on Friday promised a new civilian government, a day after the armed forces overthrew President Omar al-Bashir, but the gesture was immediately rejected by mistrustful protest leaders.

Sudan army ranks seem to be tilting towards protestors: analysts

Sudan army ranks seem to be tilting towards protestors: analysts

Support within Sudan for embattled President Omar al-Bashir seems be waning as some ranks in the army, a major pillar of his three decades in power, appear to be tilting towards the demonstrators, analysts say.

Tear gas, gun fire outside army HQ as Sudan protests press on

Tear gas, gun fire outside army HQ as Sudan protests press on

Sudanese security forces fired tear gas early Tuesday at thousands of anti-government protesters who had been demonstrating outside army headquarters for a third straight night, but soldiers intervened firing in the air, witnesses said.

Sudan army deploys as protesters keep pressure on Bashir

Sudan army deploys as protesters keep pressure on Bashir

Sudan's army deployed around its Khartoum headquarters Monday as thousands of protesters urging the military to back calls for leader Omar al-Bashir's resignation defied tear gas to demonstrate for a third day, witnesses said.

Thousands of Sudanese protesters hold second day of sit-in outside Bashir's compound

Thousands of Sudanese protesters hold second day of sit-in outside Bashir's compound

Thousands of protesters held a sit-in outside Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir's residence in central Khartoum on Sunday, having camped there overnight following the biggest demonstration in months of protests against his 30-year rule

Sudan's Bashir says protest demands 'legitimate'

Sudan's Bashir says protest demands 'legitimate'

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir on Monday acknowledged the "legitimate" demands of anti-government protesters, while blaming several deaths on the actions of political groups.