Sudanese army says foils coup attempt


Members of the military stand as Gen. Mohammed Hamdan Dagalo, the deputy head of the military council, speaks during a military-backed tribe's rally, in the Nile River State, Sudan, Saturday, July 13, 2019. (Photo: AP)

KHARTOUM, July 24 (Xinhua) -- Sudanese army on Wednesday announced foiling a military coup attempt, led by the army chief of staff and high ranking officers in the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) and Islamist leaders, official SUNA news agency reported.