World Bank, African Union suspend Sudan after coup

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In Sudan’s capital Khartoum, protesters have called for a general strike and civil disobedience.

State oil workers, doctors, businesses and other sectors have responded to that call.

Meanwhile, the African Union has suspended Sudan’s membership and the World Bank has put aid on hold.

Al Jazeera’s Hiba Morgan reports from Khartoum, Sudan.

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