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Sudan: Hidden Economic Stakes in Ongoing Power Struggle

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Sudan: Hidden Economic Stakes in Ongoing Power Struggle
The strategies by the old guard to retain control over a hijacked economy continue to stymie both the hopes for political transformation and prospects for an economic revival that have brought millions into the streets ...
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Sudan’s TMC Generals Must be Held Accountable for Violent Repression Against Civilians Demanding a Democratic Government

Millions of Sudanese converged today on the streets and designated assembly points in the capital Khartoum and in major cities and towns across the country ...
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George Clooney and John Prendergast in Politico: How Congress Can Help Stop the Killing in Sudan

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Clooney and Prendergast write, "the U.S. Congress and Executive Branch—along with the African Union and European Union—have a second chance to create serious consequences for serious crimes and to invest in high-level diplomacy to bring civilian rule to Sudan." ...
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Enough Project Condemns Military Attack on Civilian Protesters in Khartoum

June 3, 2019 (Washington D.C.) — Today, in a violent offensive action, Sudanese security forces attacked peaceful protesters in the capital Khartoum, killing at least 13 people, according to the latest reports from eyewitnesses. The Enough Project condemns in the strongest terms this cowardly attack by security forces against peaceful protesters demanding a civilian government in Sudan. The ruling Transitional Military Council bears the full responsibility and must be held accountable for this massacre. John Prendergast, Founding Director of the Enough Project and Co-Founder of The Sentry, said: “Sudan's Transitional Military Council is finally revealing its true identity as a continuation of the ...
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A Bipartisan, Bicameral Group of 92 Lawmakers Urge Support For Civilian-Led Transitional Government in Sudan

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Bipartisan, bicameral group of 92 members of Congress have written to Treasury Secretary Mnuchin and Secretary of State Pompeo calling for a range of specific actions to support a transition to civilian authority in Sudan that reflects the will of the Sudanese people ...
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Sudan: Protestors and Transitional Military Council Avert “Tiananmen” Moment in Khartoum

May 2, 2019 (Washington, D.C.) - Today's news from Khartoum indicate a lowering of the tension in the standoff between the Transitional Military Council (TMC) and the Coalition of Freedom and Change, a coalition of professional and civil society organizations and opposition parties, and the major force behind the popular uprising in Sudan. This followed two days of heightened tensions during which the two parties appeared headed toward confrontation, stoked by threats from a military commander. Dr. Suliman Baldo, Senior Advisor at the Enough Project, said: "The Sudanese have averted a Tiananmen Square-type of confrontation that seemed likely just yesterday. With ...
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Suliman Baldo speaks to TRT World on Sudan’s Transition After al-Bashir

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Suliman Baldo, Senior Adviser to the Enough Project, discusses the situation in Sudan following Omar al-Bashir's fall on TRT World's 'The Newsmakers', which aired on April 16, 2019 ...
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Guest Post: Palace Coup in Khartoum

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This post was written by David L. Phillips. Mr. Phillips is Director of the Program on Peace-building and Rights at Columbia University’s Institute for the Study of Human Rights ...
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George Clooney and John Prendergast in The Washington Post: Sudan Needs More Than Words. It Needs Action.

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Clooney and Prendergast write, "Sudan’s courageous protesters need more than words: They need strong international action for real change to have a chance." ...
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Enough Project and Don Cheadle Issue Warning About Sudan’s Coup

The Enough Project is gravely concerned by the nature of the coup d'etat that took place in Sudan overnight. President Omar al-Bashir's First Vice-President and Minister of Defense, General Awad Ibn Auf, announced that he is taking power on behalf of the Supreme Security Committee, the country's main security force ...
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