Ex- Sudan President charged for the killing of Protesters

Ex-President of Sudan Omar al-Bashir has been charged over the killings of protesters during the anti-regime demonstrations that led to the end of his rule, the prosecutor general announced Monday.

The office of Sudan’s acting prosecutor general Al-Waleed Sayyed said,“Omar al-Bashir and others have been charged for inciting and participating in the killing of demonstrators.”

The charges against Bashir came during an investigation into the death of a medic who had been killed during a protest in the capital’s eastern district of Burri.

The statement read, “The prosecutor general has recommended speeding up of the investigation of the killing of demonstrators.”

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Source: AFP