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Sudan's al-Bashir in Rwanda for summit, despite ICC arrest warrant

Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir on Saturday arrived in Rwanda for an African Union (AU) summit, defying an international warrant for his arrest by the International Criminal Court…

Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir on Saturday arrived in Rwanda for an African Union (AU) summit, defying an international warrant for his arrest by the International Criminal Court…

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South Africa's Supreme court rules against Pretoria over Bashir

Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir should have been arrested when he was in South Africa attending an African Union Summit last June. South

Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir should have been arrested when he was in South Africa attending an African Union Summit last June. South

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Five of the world's most-wanted for crimes against humanity

They are accused of some of the most horrific crimes imaginable, including genocide, murder and forcing children to be sex slaves. Yet despite

They are accused of some of the most horrific crimes imaginable, including genocide, murder and forcing children to be sex slaves. Yet despite

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Sudan dismissive of ICC bid to arrest President Bashir

Sudan has dismissed attempts by the International Criminal Court to have their President Omar al -Bashir arrested while he attends an African Union

Sudan has dismissed attempts by the International Criminal Court to have their President Omar al -Bashir arrested while he attends an African Union

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President of Sudan begins new term in office by calling for dialogue with West

President Omar Hassan al-Bashir of Sudan, wanted on genocide charges, has said he is open to talks with Western nations as his country deals with serious economic difficulties.

President Omar Hassan al-Bashir of Sudan, wanted on genocide charges, has said he is open to talks with Western nations as his country deals with serious economic difficulties.

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Sudan's Omar Hassan al-Bashir wins landslide election victory

It will come as no surprise for many. Sudan’s Omar Hassan al-Bashir has extended his 25-year rule, with a landslide victory in the presidential

It will come as no surprise for many. Sudan’s Omar Hassan al-Bashir has extended his 25-year rule, with a landslide victory in the presidential

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Exclusive: Sudan president challenges reports of mass rape by soldiers

The rights group Human Rights Watch (HRW) says that more than 200 women and girls were raped by members of the Sudanese army in a 36-hour assault on

The rights group Human Rights Watch (HRW) says that more than 200 women and girls were raped by members of the Sudanese army in a 36-hour assault on

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Sudan hails 'victory' as South Sudan pulls out of oil zone

Sudan has declared victory in a border crisis with the newly-independent south that brought the two nations to the brink of all-out war. Khartoum

Sudan has declared victory in a border crisis with the newly-independent south that brought the two nations to the brink of all-out war. Khartoum

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All-out war averted as South Sudan withdraws from disputed region

The threat of all-out war between Sudan and its new southern neighour has been likely averted after troops from South Sudan began withdrawing from

The threat of all-out war between Sudan and its new southern neighour has been likely averted after troops from South Sudan began withdrawing from

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Sudan's Bashir vows to retake disputed oil region

Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir vowed on Thursday to retake the disputed oil producing region of Heglig from South Sudan. “We will not give them an

Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir vowed on Thursday to retake the disputed oil producing region of Heglig from South Sudan. “We will not give them an

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War between two Sudans is 'possibility'

The war of words between the recently-divided two Sudanese nations is escalating – with the President of Sudan saying war with the south is a

The war of words between the recently-divided two Sudanese nations is escalating – with the President of Sudan saying war with the south is a

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Rights group slams Libya visit by Sudan's Bashir

Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir, wanted on genocide charges by the International Criminal Court, is in Libya to hold talks with its post-Gaddafi

Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir, wanted on genocide charges by the International Criminal Court, is in Libya to hold talks with its post-Gaddafi

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Northern Sudanese mixed over losing south

In the Sudanese capital, Khartoum, public reaction to the separation of the country into north and south is very mixed. There have been anti-South

In the Sudanese capital, Khartoum, public reaction to the separation of the country into north and south is very mixed. There have been anti-South

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South Sudan leader vows not to forget civil war

The world’s newest nation, South Sudan, has been celebrating independence day with a huge ceremony in the capital Juba. Salva Kiir was sworn in as

The world’s newest nation, South Sudan, has been celebrating independence day with a huge ceremony in the capital Juba. Salva Kiir was sworn in as

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South Sudan is born

The party continues in the world’s newest nation. South Sudan has been celebrating its independence day with a huge crowd gathering in the capital

The party continues in the world’s newest nation. South Sudan has been celebrating its independence day with a huge crowd gathering in the capital

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Birth of South Sudan

In January 2005, agreements signed in Kenya put an end to a conflict in Sudan that had lasted for more than 20 years. The Sudanese government and the

In January 2005, agreements signed in Kenya put an end to a conflict in Sudan that had lasted for more than 20 years. The Sudanese government and the

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Party continues in South Sudan

The party continues in the world’s newest nation. Hours after South Sudan formally came into existance huge crowds gathered in the capital

The party continues in the world’s newest nation. Hours after South Sudan formally came into existance huge crowds gathered in the capital

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Final preps for South Sudan independence

Rehearsals are underway ahead of the birth of the world’s newest nation. Southern Sudan is expected to declare independence from its northern

Rehearsals are underway ahead of the birth of the world’s newest nation. Southern Sudan is expected to declare independence from its northern

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Sudan president pushes Darfur referendum plan

The Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has defied an international arrest warrant to attend discussions in Qatar on the future of Darfur. He is

The Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has defied an international arrest warrant to attend discussions in Qatar on the future of Darfur. He is

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Groups of Sudanese students inspired by events in Egypt and Tunisia used social network sites to organise small pockets of protest at the end of

Groups of Sudanese students inspired by events in Egypt and Tunisia used social network sites to organise small pockets of protest at the end of

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Bashir ready to accept south Sudan's secession vote

Sudan’s President, Omar Hassan al-Bashir, says he will accept the vote of the south to secede. His announcement comes just hours before the release

Sudan’s President, Omar Hassan al-Bashir, says he will accept the vote of the south to secede. His announcement comes just hours before the release

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Bashir Kenya visit risks rift with ICC

The signing of Kenya’s new constitution on Friday has been overshadowed by the attendance of Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, who is wanted by the

The signing of Kenya’s new constitution on Friday has been overshadowed by the attendance of Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, who is wanted by the

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Chad says it will not arrest al-Bashir

Two non-governmental organisations, Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch, have called on Chad to enforce an international arrest warrant on

Two non-governmental organisations, Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch, have called on Chad to enforce an international arrest warrant on

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Genocide charges considered again over Darfur

A charge of genocide could still be on the cards for the Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir. International Criminal Court appeal judges have

A charge of genocide could still be on the cards for the Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir. International Criminal Court appeal judges have