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Sudan's military rulers are in talks with opposition leaders about what comes next. Protesters have been demonstrating in the streets for months now. They scored one victory when Sudan's longtime strongman, Omar al-Bashir, stepped down a couple weeks ago. Now they're demanding that the military cede power to a transitional council led by civilians. NPR's Eyder Peralta joins us now from the capital, Khartoum. Hey, Eyder.

EYDER PERALTA, BYLINE: Hey, Ailsa.

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#NPRPoetry Month: Poet Danez Smith

Apr 28, 2019

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And now our continuing celebration of Poetry Month. We've been asking listeners to share original, tweet-length poems. And all this month, we've been reading through your submissions with a guest poetry curator. Joining us for our final week is Danez Smith. Danez is a co-host of the "VS" podcast - that's the "VS" podcast - from The Poetry Foundation.

Danez, thanks so much for joining us.

DANEZ SMITH: Thanks so much for having me, Michel.

Remembering Former Sen. Richard Lugar

Apr 28, 2019

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Now we're going to look at what's known about the people who carried out those attacks last Sunday. Here's how Sri Lanka's defense minister Ruwan Wijewardene described them earlier this week.

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