Cameron Evers is a Senior Intelligence Analyst for a global risk firm where he advises a Fortune 500 financial company on geopolitical risk. He has previously researched for US and Africa-based consultancies and organizations, focusing on civil-military relations, regime dynamics, and defense issues in the developing world. His work has appeared in Small Wars Journal, West Point’s Modern War Institute, and The Week Magazine, among other outlets. He has given lectures on African and Middle Eastern politics for the US Government.
Sudan’s April 2019 popular revolution—aided by the military—ended three decades of rule by dictator Omar al-Bashir. The removal of Bashir was celebrated, and the country was hopeful for a new