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Sudan's ex-president Bashir arrives at corruption trial



Sudan’s ousted president Omar Hassan al-Bashir on Monday arrived amid heavy security at the courthouse in the capital Khartoum where he is facing corruption charges, a Reuters witness said.

 

Bashir is charged with illicit possession of foreign currency and accepting gifts in an unofficial manner, prosecutor Alaa al-Din Abdallah said in June.

 

His trial will be a test of how serious authorities are about trying to erase the legacy of his autocratic 30-year rule, marked by widespread violence, economic collapse and the secession of South Sudan.

 

Bashir was also charged in May with incitement and involvement in the killing of protesters, and prosecutors also want him questioned over suspected money laundering and terro...
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A Kurdish guy saves the lives of 6 people


A Kurdish guy from Raniya is called a hero for saving the lives of 6 people in UK.

 

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Taimur of Anfal: Survivor of the Samawa mass graves


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IPCC report: The world gets hungrier, but the land is exhausted – from us and from climate change


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