Sudan’s capital pounded by air strikes despite vow of new 72-hour ceasefire

Aid agencies struggle to bring in supplies as thousands flee warzone

Yamama Hasani Alhussein cries with relief as she arrives at Abu Dhabi airport after being evacuated from Sudan. Photo: Rula Rouhana/Reuters© REUTERS

Noha Elhennawy, in Khartoum

Sudan’s army and its rival paramilitary have vowed to extend a humanitarian ceasefire a further 72 hours amid doubts either side will stick to their promises.

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