Jun 2, 2023 - 12 min
Our daily selection of the global stories that really matter, presented by our host Manish Verma. In today's episode... The stakes are high in Sudan's war, with some of Africa's most important resources - including Russian gold, a River Nile dam and a key shipping lane - hanging in the balance. The Wall Street Journal reports how outside powers take strategic advantage of the conflict. Then, from a successful camel trader to general fighting for absolute control of Sudan, Hemeti has come a long way from his humble roots. The Financial Times discovers the man behind the conflict as the country's fate remains to be seen.