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2018–19 Sudanese protests

Heavy gunfire is reported in the Sudanese capital Khartoum as Rapid Support Forces loyal to President Omar al-Bashir attempted to break-up an anti-government protest outside the military's headquarters, killing at least 14 people, including five Sudanese soldiers who defected to the opposition.

Sudan unrest: 14 killed on Tuesday as anti-government sit-in intensifies

The police used tear gas, rubber bullets and live fire to try to disperse the protesters, according to activists.

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