Title: Sudan’s Security arrests two opposition figures
Author: SudaneseOnline News
Date: 12-07-2014, 03:21 PM
Khartoum-SudaneseOnline-Sudan’s National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) arrested on Saturday the head of opposition alliance National Consensus Forces (NCF), Farouk Abu Issa, and the human rights lawyer, Amin Mekki, following their return from the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa.
The two opposition figures signed Sudan Call agreement on 3 December with the rebel leaders which aimed at unifying Sudan’s opposition
The opposition deal brings together a number of major groups including the Islamist Umma party and the NCF, an alliance of mostly secular parties. They were joined by a group representing the armed movements of three war-torn regions: Darfur, South Kordofan and Blue Nile.