News from Sudan
The African Center for Justice and Peace Studies called for the release of activist Sakher Mohamed Abdeen, who was arrested by military forces last Friday due to a Facebook post (as the center stated).
ACJPS brief provides an update on various incidents resulting in serious violations of human rights of civilians that occurred during the anti-coup rallies of 14th March 2023. According to the Statistics by Sudanese Doctors Committee, at least 24 people were injured during 14th March the protests.
The Sudanese Journalists Syndicate announced its rejection and condemnation of a police force taking a journalist from his workplace in a manner it described as “humiliating” and amounting to the crime of kidnapping and illegal arrest.
Masked gunmen arrested the journalist of (Al-Hirak) newspaper Ahmed Gasm Al-Sayed, before he was released later on bail.
A police force assaulted the journalist, Ekhlas Nimir, and detained her in one of their cars.