One dies in violent protests Sudan's Darfur

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25 Jan 2012 20:19

KHARTOUM, Jan 25 (Reuters) - At least one person was killed on Wednesday when protesters in Sudan's Darfur region burned government buildings and threw rocks at security forces after the removal of the state governor.

Sudanese security forces fired bullets into the air and used tear gas and batons to disperse the demonstrators who have been protesting for two days in Nyala, the largest city in the war-torn region, two witnesses said.

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