More protesters flood Sudan's sit-in to demand civilian ruleProtesters shout slogans and make victory signs after Friday prayers in front of the Defence Ministry in Khartoum, Sudan, April 19, 2019. SEE ALSO :Sudan's Bashir orders release of female detaineesMid and lower-ranking soldiers have won respect from protesters after protecting the sit-in from intelligence forces and riot police in the days before Bashir was toppled. Groups opposed to the military council will present a list of mostly technocratic candidates for a civilian-led transitional council on Sunday, a top opposition leader told Reuters. The leader, who declined to be named, said the proposed council would be mostly civilian with some military participation. We will stay until we oust the military council,” said 26-year-old protester Rania Ahmed.
Source: Standard Digital April 19, 2019 19:52 UTC