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The Sudanese military: A pawn of the Saudis?

Tuesday 10:50 GMT

"Sudan wants to continue participating in this war," says Simon. "General al-Burhan has stated that Sudanese soldiers continue to be present in the international alliance, which is one of the reasons why Saudi Arabi has pledged support to the Sudanese military."

Saudi Arabia has shown support towards the transitional military government in Sudan since the ousting of its longtime president. Observers suggest the Saudis are increasing their influence over Khartoum.

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