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REPUBLICAN BROTHERS

REPUBLICAN BROTHERS. In 1945 a small group of Sudanese led by Mahmud Muhammad Taha organized the Republican Party to oppose both the establishment of a Mahdist monarchy in Sudan and the unification of Sudan with the Kingdom of Egypt. The party's manifesto also called for an Islamic resurgence. Following the 1969 revolution led by Colonel Ja'far Nimeiri, all political parties in Sudan were banned. Taha's followers consequently changed their organization's name to the Republican Brothers or, alter ...more

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