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US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken on Sudan and Ethiopia


US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken condemned violence against pro-democracy protesters in Sudan and reiterated his calls to reinstate ousted Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok.

The Sudanese doctors’ union said at least 14 people were killed on Wednesday when security forces opened fire on crowds of protesters.

In an interview with the BBC’s senior correspondent for Africa, Anne Soy, Mr Blinken also defended the US decision to suspend Ethiopia’s duty-free access to the US market from January. , claiming that a country that commits human rights violations cannot benefit from the treaty.

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