The Sudanese Army Makes Progress in Omdurman Featured


Previous Clashes

Before, there were fights between the Sudanese army and the Rapid Support Forces between Omdurman and Khartoum.

Meeting of Forces

Military sources in the Sudanese army told Al Jazeera that army forces from northern Omdurman met with Corps of Engineers forces that were under siege by the Rapid Support Forces south of Omdurman. This meeting gives the Sudanese army a chance to control more parts of Omdurman.

Army Chief's Statement

The Sudanese Army Chief of Staff, Muhammad Othman Al-Hussein, said that this meeting is a step towards getting rid of the Rapid Support Forces from Omdurman.

Progress Update

The Sudanese army shared a video on Facebook showing their forces making progress in the areas north of Omdurman. They destroyed enemy vehicles and killed many Rapid Support Forces.

Recent Developments

Last week, the Sudanese army announced that they were making gains against the Rapid Support Forces in Omdurman. They are determined to achieve victory and defeat the Rapid Support Forces soon.

Failed Negotiations

Despite efforts by Saudi Arabia, the United States, and African organizations to bring peace, negotiations between the army and the Rapid Support Forces have not been successful. The war has caused many casualties and displaced millions of people.

Source: Al Jazeera + agencies