Sudan political activists afraid to speak out

Activists afraid to voice their opinion in Khartoum as upcoming elections are due in a few days.

    Presidential elections in Sudan are due this month but many people are afraid to voice their opinions in public.

    It is estimated 200 people died during street protests against the government's austerity measures in 2013.
     
    Al Jazeera's Natasha Ghoneim reports from Khartoum.
     

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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