Why has Sudan had a coup? Here’s what led up to it

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Why has Sudan had a coup? Here’s what led up to it

Sudan cabinet members were arrested by the military and the transitional government was dissolved on Monday

Nafisa Eltahir and Aidan Lewis

Members of Sudan’s cabinet and a large number of pro-government party leaders were arrested on Monday in an apparent coup, after weeks of tension between the military and a civilian government, political sources said.

Here is some background to the events.

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