Sudan Prime Minister, ministers arrested in suspected coup

Other than the arrest, Al Hadath TV reported that there was also a disruption in internet connectivity in most parts of Khartoum

October 25, 2021, 09:37 AM for gotta.news
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Reports coming in from Sudan indicate that a section of Sudanese military unit has staged a suspected coup arresting Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok.

On Monday morning, October 25, the Prime Minister was put under house arrest after the military took control of his residence.

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The reported house arrest comes shortly after Sudan’s military arrested Hamdok's media advisor.

Unidentified military personnel also arrested four cabinet ministers and a civilian member of the ruling sovereign council.

Other than the arrest, Al Hadath TV reported that there was also a disruption in internet connectivity in most parts of Khartoum, Sudan's capital city.

This new development comes a month after a failed coup attempt.

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At the time, a top government source said the plotters had attempted to take over the state media building in September but they failed.

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