The precise phrases had been unclear, and there have been early indicators that the deal could be wholly rejected by the indignant younger Sudanese who’ve massed within the capital, Khartoum, and different cities in current weeks to protest the army’s dominance.
The protests have grown more and more bloody. On Wednesday, safety forces killed 17 protesters in Khartoum, most of them shot useless, bringing the toll from weeks of unrest to 40 useless and lots of wounded, in accordance with Sudan’s largest doctors’ group.
By Sunday afternoon, some protesters had gathered on the gates of the presidential palace the place Mr. Hamdok and army leaders had been gathered, in accordance with photographs broadcast on Al Jazeera.
The deal was introduced on Sunday morning by the chief of the Umma celebration, Sudan’s largest. However in a mark of the quickly altering scenario, his personal celebration disavowed the deal hours later.