ICC exit disregards rule of law - Freedom Under Law

2016-10-21 20:19

The South African government’s decision to exit the ICC shows it is increasingly contemptuous of, and brazen in its disregard for, the rule of law, Freedom Under Law said.

Rights groups demand justice over Sudan protest deaths

2016-09-23 15:57

Global rights groups have criticised Sudan for failing to provide justice to dozens of protesters killed in a government crackdown on anti-austerity demonstrations three years ago.

SCA will 'take a while' to consider arguments in Bashir case

2016-02-12 18:46

The State will have to wait a while to find out if the Supreme Court of Appeal will overturn a high court ruling that government's failure to arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir was inconsistent with its constitutional duties.

Government denied leave to appeal Bashir court order

2015-09-16 10:39

The government may not appeal the court ruling that it acted unconstitutionally when it did not arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, three judges have ruled.

African leaders are not the only men who need to be hounded by the ICC

2015-06-17 12:44

Tyrannical rulers and perpetrators of mass murder must be held accountable for their crimes, however, this rule must be applied to all men who fall under the above description, and not a select few.

Sudan elections offer little hope for Darfur displaced people

2015-04-12 14:52

Sudan's elections are of little concern to the latest arrivals at Darfur's Zamzam camp, forced to flee their homes by fighting this year between rebels and President Omar al-Bashir's forces.

Sudan sticks to cuts despite protests

2012-06-26 10:13

Sudan's finance minister says the government will stick to its decision to cut fuel subsidies despite more than a week of anti-austerity protests in Khartoum and other cities.


SA's withdrawal from ICC not being done legally - ISS

2016-10-21 14:04

The government's decision to withdraw from the International Criminal Court should have gone through Parliament first, and is a "political smokescreen", the Institute for Security Studies says.

Sudan frees 21 rebel child soldiers: UN

2016-09-23 14:56

Sudan has freed 21 child soldiers who were captured in war-torn Darfur last year during fighting between government troops and rebels, the United Nations has said

ICC gives SA more time to explain Bashir arrest failure

2015-10-15 17:57

The International Criminal Court says it will give South Africa more time to explain why it defied an order to arrest Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir, extending the deadline until a Pretoria court finalises the case.

Judges’ comments on Omar al-Bashir mark ‘new low’ for SA, say political parties

2015-06-25 10:57

A high court’s damning rebuke of the government for not obeying a court order in the matter involving Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir has been labelled as “a new low” in the relationship between the government and courts.

Sudanese president lands in SA, welcomed by govt

2015-06-13 21:02

Sudanese president Omar al Bashir has arrived in South Africa for the African Union summit - and it is unlikely that he will be arrested.

Libya PM accepts Sudan peace plan

2014-10-28 21:35

Sudan saysLibya's internationally recognised premier has accepted its proposal to bring together different groups in his strife-torn North African nation for talks.

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