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Sudan army takes over amid growing calls for civilian rule

Sudan defense Minister took the oath to become the head of the council on Thursday night hours after announcing the news of Bashir’s ouster and his detainment by the army on Thursday, state media reported. The Sundanese army’s chief of staff, Lieutenant General Kamal Abdel Marouf al-Mahi, was appointed as Auf’s deputy. State television made the announcement while also sharing images of both officers taking the oath in the presence of the chief of the country’s judiciary. Auf declared a three-month state of emergency and imposed a one-month curfew from…