Sudan marks 25 years of Bashir rule | Sudan News | Al Jazeera

Sudan marks 25 years of Bashir rule

President Omar al-Bashir has been accused of presiding over war crimes and political repression since taking power.

    Sudan is marking 25 years since President Omar al-Bashir came to power in a military backed takeover.

    The country has since gone through numerous conflicts and saw its souther, mainly non-Muslim, regions break away to form South Sudan in 2011.

    Al Jazeera's Ahmed Idris has more.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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