Sudanese civilians atop a train join in celebrations over the signing of a deal that paves the way for a transitional government in Khartoum, Sudan, on Saturday, August 17.
Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah/Reuters

In pictures: Sudan in transition

Updated 7:22 AM ET, Mon August 19, 2019

Sudanese civilians atop a train join in celebrations over the signing of a deal that paves the way for a transitional government in Khartoum, Sudan, on Saturday, August 17.
Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah/Reuters

Members of Sudan's military leadership and the country's pro-democracy movement have signed a power-sharing agreement in the country's capital Khartoum, following months of protests that toppled dictator Omar al-Bashir.

Earlier efforts between the military leadership and opposition groups to reach an agreement collapsed after security forces broke up a protest camp outside Khartoum's military headquarters on June 3. More than 100 protesters