Mass Protests in Sudan for 6th Day

Sudanese police have fired tear gas at protesters who took to the streets in Khartoum calling for President Omar al-Bashir’s ouster.

Saturday’s confrontation took place after a funeral procession for a man killed in an earlier protest grew into another mass anti-government demonstration.

Sudanese have been staging protests and demonstrations since Monday. Originally targeting a cut in government subsidies that caused a sharp rise in fuel prices, the demonstrations have steadily …