Thursday, August 29, 2019
The formation of a cabinet is the next step in the roadmap agreed under the August 17 power-sharing agreement between the Transitional Military Council (TMC) and protest leaders from the Forces for Freedom and Change (FFC), after the Sovereign Council (SC) was sworn in on August 21.
- A sustained escalation in armed conflict would severely test the agreement.
- Economic improvement and reform will be fraught with challenges and are unlikely to be rapid.
- The Rapid Support Forces will continue trying to avoid scrutiny of its activities.