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Sudan crisis: military and opposition agree on transition

The Sudanese military and opposition have agreed on sharing power and rotating the presidency of the sovereign council for three years. After three years there will be elections, which should be the end of military rule. The agreement, brokered by the Ethiopian prime minister Abiy Ahmed, comes after months of mass protests that ousted dictator Omar al Bashir. There is hope now this deal will end the deadly violence.

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Drums of war again, in Europe

Just a few weeks ago, as Europeans in several countries put their furious debates about masks and corona appsinto higher gear, Turkey and Greece almost came to blows in the Aegean Sea.

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