Sudan's new military ruler vows to 'uproot' Bashir regime

Sudan's new military ruler vows to 'uproot' Bashir regimeSudan’s next new military leader in as many times vowed Saturday to”uproot” deposed president Omar al-Bashir’s plan and release protesters, in a bid to placate demonstrators demanding civilian rule. “I declare the restructuring of state institutions according to the law and pledge to fight corruption and also uproot the regime and its symbols,” General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan explained, a day after he was sworn in to head Sudan’s new ruling army council. If his predecessor General Awad Ibn Ouf — a former aide of veteran president Bashir — quit after little more than 24 hours career soldier Burhan chose the helm of Sudan military council on Friday.