Sudan crisis

Death reported in Sudan protest

Protesters shouting and holding up placards
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Protests continued in Sudan this week

Activists in Sudan have said that one person has been killed and three injured amid ongoing demonstrations in the capital of Khartoum, Al Jazeera has reported.

People at the scene have filmed on their phones what appears to be gun shots being fired.

Earlier today, Sudan's military leaders announced an agreement with the opposition alliance for a three-year transition period to a civilian administration.

At least five protesters died and several injured in clashes yesterday.

Sudan protests: Outrage as troops open fire on protesters
The ruling military council blamed the violence on "saboteurs" intent on derailing the peace process.

Sudan: violence erupts in the capital Khartoum

A protester speaks of Monday’s clashes
Violence flared up in the Sudanese capital Khartoum after the military council and protest leaders had, reportedly, made progress in talks towards establishing a joint transitional body to run the country. Reports say three protesters and a member of the security forces have been killed in the clashes .A protester told BBC Newsday what he saw.

(Picture: Sudanese protesters in the capital Khartoum. Credit: Mohamed El-Shahed/AFP/Getty Images)