Sudan in turmoil: UN chief urges calm as death toll rises

What sparked the violence? The fighting broke out during a power struggle between Sudan armed forces and the Rapid Support Forces, two different groups of the military dictatorship that deposed previous dictator Omar al-Bashir in 2019. The RSF is a paramilitary organization founded by Bashir to quell a revolt in Darfur, an area racked by … Read more