Protestors lift blockade of Port Sudan after 10 days

Port Sudan had been witnessing severe crippling of operations after protests blocked it for ten days straight. The interim government of Sudan, a country caught in political turmoil, referred to the protests as part of a failed coup attempt.

The protestors had blocked the main road connecting the port city to the rest of the country since 17 September. The isolation and blockage resulted in the closure of container and oil export terminals, as well as the duty-free markets.

As a result, vital...

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