Our First Glimpse of How Khartoum Intends to Respond to Organized, Peaceful Demonstrations Over Cata

Today’s scheduled and pre-announced demonstration in Khartoum, protesting catastrophic increases in the prices of basic commodities, including food and medicine, saw the National Islamic Front/National Congress Party unleash a fury of baton-wielding policemen, inflicting serious injuries it would appear from the video now circulating widely on Sudanese social media. (Notably, since similar protests in September 2013, Sudanese activists have been much more ski