Sudan Update: Bashir Sweeps Election

Posted on Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

Bashir Sweeps Sudanese Elections

Omar al-Bashir has extended his quarter-century rule of Sudan after a dubiously run election that saw him win 94 percent of the presidential vote, and his National Congress Party win 323 of 426 parliamentary seats. The international community must not forget the victims of genocide, and an ICC warrant for his arrest remains in force.