Sudan’s Prime Minister Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok chairs a cabinet meeting in the capital Khartoum on September 21, 2021. – A coup attempt in Sudan “failed” early on September 21, state media reported, as the country grapples with a fragile transition since the 2019 ouster of longtime president Omar al-Bashir. (Photo by – / AFP) / The erroneous mention[s] appearing in the metadata of this photo by Ashraf SHAZLY has been modified in AFP systems in the following manner: [BYLINE REMOVAL]. Please immediately remove the erroneous mention[s] from all your online services and delete it (them) from your servers. If you have been authorized by AFP to distribute it (them) to third parties, please ensure that the same actions are carried out by them. Failure to promptly comply with these instructions will entail liability on your part for any continued or post notification usage. Therefore we thank you very much for all your attention and prompt action. We are sorry for the inconvenience this notification may cause and remain at your disposal for any further information you may require.