Protestors demand civilian-led democratic transition in Sudan and other stories

Today we look at mass protests in Sudan to demand a civilian-led democratic transition, the blocking of medical supplies to Venezuela by Portuguese bank Novo Banco, and more

October 01, 2021 by Peoples Dispatch

In today’s episode of the Daily Round-up, we take a look at protests demanding a civilian-led democratic transition in Sudan following a military-led coup attempt; the blocking of Venezuelan funds needed to purchase crucial vaccines by the U.S.-majority owned Portuguese bank Novo Banco; protests in Bahrain against the arrival of Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid; and a ruling by a U.S. appeals court allowing the continued expulsion of asylum-seekers by the Biden administration under the discriminatory Title 42 measure.