Tens of thousands of protesters gathered in front of Sudan's army headquarters despite Sudan's new military rulers and protest leaders agreeing to set up a joint committee.
Emulating his late father and grandfather, who took epic train trips when they were leaders, Kim set off on the long journey from Pyongyang, with a military honour guard seeing him off in the North Korean capital.
Angry protesters rally after the government raises the price of a loaf of bread from one Sudanese pound to three. At least 19 people have been killed since the initial days of demonstrations that erupted on December 19.
Wang Quanzhang, 42, who defended political activists and victims of land seizures, disappeared in a 2015 sweep known as the "709" crackdown aimed at courtroom critics of government critics.
The government has announced that the security operation has ended but searches are continuing in the vicinity of the restaurant where the attack that claimed at least 18 lives took place.
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