Truce crumbles in Sudanese army's last Darfur holdout

Sudanese women and children
Sudan is torn by fighting between the military and the notorious paramilitary Rapid Support Forces. -AP

Attacks around the Sudanese city of al-Fashir have shattered a truce that protected it from a year-old war, leading to warnings of a new wave of inter-communal violence and humanitarian risks for 1.6 million residents crammed into the North Darfur capital.

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