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Sudan bans Al-Jazeera as pro-democracy demonstrations continue

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All broadcaster’s work permits cancelled as military official warns protesters they are ‘a danger to the revolution’ Sudan has closed the Khartoum office of Qatari broadcaster Al-Jazeera, the station has said, adding that its staff members’ work permits have also been withdrawn.The move came as Sudan’s military rulers said a protest encampment outside the defence ministry in central Khartoum represented “a danger to the revolution” and threatened the “coherence of the state and its national security”. Continue reading…



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Publish date : 2019-05-31 03:11:10

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