Russia Recognizes New Authorities in Sudan

The Sudanese group that led protests against the deposed president called on Monday for the transitional military council that has taken power to be disbanded

udanese demonstrators hold a national flag and chant slogans as they protest against the army's announcement that President Omar al-Bashir would be replaced by a military-led transitional council, outside Defence Ministry in Khartoum, Sudan April 11, 2019.
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Moscow recognises the new authorities in Sudan after President Omar al-Bashir was ousted, Russia's RIA news agency cited Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov as saying on Tuesday.

The Sudanese group that led protests against the deposed president called on Monday for the transitional military council that has taken power to be disbanded and for a new civilian interim ruling council to be formed.