27 Apr 2023

Sudan: Gunfire and explosions reported in capital despite ceasefire

International Editor

While international attention has been focussed on foreigners, it’s Sudanese civilians who are most at risk.

Hundreds have been killed in the fighting, with thousands injured.

Despite the ceasefire, there’s been gunfire and explosions in parts of the capital Khartoum – while armed fighters have also rampaged through a city in the western Darfur region, forcing residents to flee their homes.