More than 35 dead after Sudan forces break up sit-in

"Hundreds are wounded," a new toll published overnight by the Central Committee of Sudanese Doctors said.
Tuesday 04/06/2019
An image grab taken from a video posted on Ahmed Kwarte's Facebook page shows Sudanese protesters carrying a wounded demonstrator during confrontation with security forces near Khartoum's army headquarters on June 3, 2019. (AFP)
An image grab taken from a video posted on Ahmed Kwarte's Facebook page shows Sudanese protesters carrying a wounded demonstrator during confrontation with security forces near Khartoum's army headquarters on June 3, 2019. (AFP)

More than 35 protesters were killed and hundreds wounded Monday when Sudan's military rulers broke up a sit-in outside  army headquarters in Khartoum, a doctors committee close to demonstrators said.

"The number of people who were killed by the Military Council in front of the military headquarters has risen to more than 35 people. Hundreds are wounded," a new toll published overnight by the Central Committee of Sudanese Doctors said.

(AFP)