Sudan battle rages on outskirts of capital Khartoum in spite of ceasefire

People load belongings onto a truck as they flee the fighting in Khartoum, Sudan’s capital. Photo: Reuters© REUTERS

Khalid Abdelaziz and Nadine Awadalla

Sudan’s army and a paramilitary force clashed on Khartoum’s outskirts yesterday, undermining a truce in an 11-day conflict that civilian groups fear will tighten the military’s grip and revive the sway of an ousted autocrat’s loyalists.

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