Students, activists and other protesters have held almost daily demonstrations across Sudan since December 19, 2018 calling for an end to economic hardships.
Protests also broke out in six other cities in some of the most widespread disturbances since the unrest began on December 19, 2018.
President Donald Trump threatened Turkey with economic devastation if it attacks a U.S.-allied Kurdish militia in Syria, weakening the Turkish lira and prompting sharp criticism from Ankara on Monday.
The Syrian state news agency said Israeli warplanes fired a number of missiles toward the Damascus area on Friday, triggering Syrian air defence that shot down most of them.
An estimated 25 000 people have fled escalating violence over the last six months in eastern Syria, where die-hard jihadists are defending their last bastions, the UN said Friday.