US News coup d'etat in Sudan: the army purges public institutions of the contestants
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© Ashraf Shazly Manifestation in Khartoum for a civilian power, 21 October 2021 Thousands of supporters of a civilian power in Sudan parade Thursday to Khartoum, In a Demonstration of Force against a sit-in which has been calling for six days "a military government" to take the country out, one of the poorest in the world, of the marasm.
In Sudan, since the army coup of the army Monday, October 25, General Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan faces the anger of the street. But it is also challenged by institutions and officials who proclaim their allegiance to the "legitimate" authorities. The Fronde also won Sudanese diplomacy. The army has been carrying out a purge in public enterprises and suspends or replaces all those who are hostile to the coup.
Near Sudanese diplomats announced refuse the military coup. Some have joined the rallies of protesters organized in front of their embassies. In retaliation, the army suspended six of them, including the most prominent ambassadors, China, Switzerland, France or the United States. Some, like the Ambassador to the United Nations in Geneva, refuse: "an illegitimate and anticonstitutional limogeal of putschists".
Sudan: Ministers arrested, the army deployed in Khartoum
Sudan-Politics: Sudan: Ministers arrested, the army deployed in Khartoum © Reuters / Hannibal Hanschke Sudan: Ministers arrested, the army deployed in Khartoum Khartoum (Reuters) - Most Civil Government members of Sudan were arrested on Monday, as well as many political leaders supporting and a member of the Council of Sovereignty, found journalists from Reuters, while the army. 'Is deployed in the capital Khartoum to restrict the movements.
Purge within state media
Ministries, public media and unions have also entered resistance against the coup. Public television, radio and the Suna National Press Agency were stormed by soldiers. Their directors have been limited and replaced by others not hostile to the army. Purge affects all public sectors. Thus, the Director General of Civil Aviation has also been removed from office.
General Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan dissolved all unions of workers, unions and professional associations. Until the 2019 revolt, all these unions were led by sympathizers of the old regime. "The return back is impossible," is one of the most common slogans in Khartoum since Monday.
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