Cairo: At least 31 people have been killed in clashes between two tribal groups in Sudan’s southern province. Officials gave this information. This is the latest incident of bloodshed in the wake of the country’s turmoil since the October 1 military coup. Clashes between Hausa and Birta ethnic groups in Blue Nile province began after a farmer was killed earlier this week, according to a statement released late Friday by the local government. At least 39 people were injured in the clashes and about 16 shops were damaged in the city of Rogiers, the statement said. The local government deployed military and paramilitary Rapid Support Force, or RSF, to maintain peace in the area. The authorities have also imposed a night curfew.
Sudan is the 10th largest country in the world
Sudan is a country located in North East Africa. It is the largest country in Africa and the Arab world. Sudan is the tenth largest country in the world in terms of area. It is bordered by Egypt to the north, the Red Sea to the northeast, Eritrea and Ethiopia to the east, Uganda and Kenya to the southeast, Congo to the southwest, Chad to the west, and Libya to the northwest. The Nile River, the longest river in the world, divides Sudan into eastern and western parts. The capital of Sudan is Khartoum.
This country has faced many civil wars and coups.
In September 2020, Sudan made itself a constitutionally secular republic. Prior to this, Sudan was an officially Islamic country. Sudan is one of the few countries in the world, where even today 3000 BC settlements have survived. After gaining independence from Britain in 1956, Sudan faced a 17-year long civil war. Apart from this, there have been many civil wars and coups in Sudan.
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