Wednesday, 6 July, 2022

Sudanese women ride their donkeys in the village of al-Laota, about 70 kilometres southwest of Sudan's capital Khartoum recently. Impoverished Sudan has for years been grappling with a grinding economic crisis, which deepened after last year's military coup prompted Western governments to cut crucial aid. The October coup derailed a fragile transition put in place following the 2019 ouster of president Omar al-Bashir. – Photo AFP