Sudanese anti-coup group meets with generals for the first time | app

CAIRO (AP) — Sudan’s leading pro-democracy group met with the country’s generals for the first time since last year’s military coup, the U.S. Embassy said Friday, in this which could signal a breakthrough in attempts to put the East African nation back on track towards a democratic transition.

The meeting, held Thursday evening in the capital, Khartoum, brought together the Forces for Freedom and Change declaration – an alliance of political parties and protest groups – as well as representatives of the country’s ruling military council .

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