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Sudan Needs New Leaders to Usher in Democracy, UN Envoy Says

Sudanese protesters gather amid tear gas fired by security forces during a demonstration against the Oct. 25 coup, in Khartoum, on Jan. 2.

Sudanese protesters gather amid tear gas fired by security forces during a demonstration against the Oct. 25 coup, in Khartoum, on Jan. 2.

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Sudan’s army is incapable of running the impoverished country and new leaders are needed to stem further unrest, the United Nations special envoy said, after the prime minister’s Sunday resignation once again left the military in sole charge.