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Sudan doctors say two protesters shot dead by troops in Omdurman

Sudanese demonstrators march and chant during a protest against the military takeover, in Atbara, Sudan October 27, 2021 in this social media image. Ebaid Ahmed via REUTERS

Sudan’s Central Doctors Committee said on Saturday two protesters were shot dead by troops in the capital Khartoum’s twin city of Omdurman.

The report of deaths came as hundreds of thousands of people marched in Khartoum in protest against this week’s military coup, calling for a restoration of civilian rule, Reuters witnesses said.

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