BBC News published this video item, entitled “Sudan’s Darfur conflict latest surge in violence displaces thousands – BBC News” – below is their description.
Two years after the Sudanese revolution, hundreds of thousands of people have been internally displaced as violence in Darfur continues.
Many hoped a hard-earned peace agreement would put an end to the decades-old conflict, but the region’s bloody legacy continues.
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Sudan’s history goes back to the Pharaonic period. Independence from the British was proclaimed on 1 January 1956.
Islam was Sudan’s state religion and Islamic laws applied from 1983 until 2020 when the country became a secular state. The economy has been described as lower-middle income and relies on oil production. Sudan is a member of the United Nations, the Arab League, African Union, COMESA, Non-Aligned Movement and the Organisation of Islamic Co-operation.