30 Apr 2023

Sudan crisis: UK switches focus to sea rescue as civil war fears intensify

A ceasefire has been an endangered concept in the last week in Sudan. Officially the latest extension – is due to expire in less than 7 hours time.

Unofficially the fighting never stopped completely. The UK’s announced an extra evacuation plane from Port Sudan tomorrow, and says HMS Lancaster is there in support, as Jonathan Rugman reports.