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Lieutenant General Abdel Fattah Abdelrahman Burhan

Date of Birth: 1960


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Realpolitik, with plenty of guns

At the same time the Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) under Lieutenant-General Abdel Fattah Burhan and the Rapid Support Forces under Mohamed Hamdan Dagalo 'Hemeti' want to strike a deal while they still dominate most of the institutions...


Quicker march for the military

Opposition sources blame SC chair Lieutenant-General Abdel Fattah Burhan for obstructing progress by putting Lt Gen Yasir al Atta a former Beshir loyalist and Islamist in charge of the committee heading the process...


The hit on Hamdok

They are wary of the growing power of the chairman of the ruling Sovereignty Council Lieutenant General Abdel Fattah Burhan and Mohammed Hamdan Dagalo 'Hemeti' leader of the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) militia still an autonomous military force (AC Vol 60 No 14 Military roadblocks)...


Beshir's trials begin

On 3 February the military leader of the transitional government Lieutenant-General Abdel Fattah Burhan had a meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Uganda...

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Peace deal wheelspin

  Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni and Sudan's General Abdel Fattah Abdelrahman Burhan head of its Sovereign Council brought Salva and Riek together in the final week and brokered the new 100-day extension...


The Crown Prince’s power play

MBZ and MBS have emerged as key backers of the Sudanese junta led by Lieutenant General Abdel Fattah Abdelrahman Burhan and his deputy Commander of the Rapid Support Forces Mohammed Hamdan Dagalo ('Hemeti')...


The Egypt model isn't working

The wave of protests in Khartoum Madani Port Sudan Atbara the Darfur states and Kassala on 30 June surprised the leader of the Transitional Military Council (TMC) Lieutenant-General Abdel Fattah Abdelrahman Burhan and his deputy Mohamed Hamdan Dagalo (aka Hemeti) commander of the Rapid Support Forces...


Military roadblocks

The current structure and leadership is as follows: • The Sudan Armed Forces (SAF): comprising Land Forces; Navy; Air Force; Popular Defence Forces; Republican Guard; oil field protection forces: Commander Lieutenant General Abdel Fattah Abdelrahman Burhan...

The following officers are set to play a critical role in the transition regardless of whether they serve on the sovereign national council: Lieutenant General Abdel Fattah Abdelrahman Burhan: The announcement that Lt Gen Burhan will be the first chairman of the Sovereign National Council is a riposte to claims that his deputy Commander of the Rapid Support Forces Mohammed Hamdan Dagalo (known as 'Hemeti') is really in charge of the government...


Freedom under fire

There is a common bond between the junta leader General Abdel Fattah Abdelrahman Burhan and Hemeti (AC Vol 60 No 9 A battle against the clock)...

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Cutting a deal on a knife-edge

They are Lieutenant General Abdel Fattah Abdelrahman Burhan head of the Transitional Military Council; and Gen Mohamed Hamdan Dagalo 'Hemeti' deputy head of the TMC and Commander of the Rapid Support Forces (RSF)...

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