Posts Tagged: Omar Al-bashir
Whistleblowers and protesters play a key role in ensuring accountability. But ultimately, democratic systems should be built to ensure institutional accountability.
Is the conflict in South Sudan the opening salvo in the battle for a continent?
Sudan President Omar al-Bashir detains "elbow lickers" in "ghost houses."
Arrests and demonstrations in Sudan will coincide with the anniversary of the coup that brought Omar al-Bashir to power.
If the Bashir administration allows the Doha agreement to become a meaningless piece of paper, all semblance of regional trust could be destroyed.
The crisis in Abyei requires an immediate international response.
Using violence to thwart genocide may just add fuel to the fire.
To effectively advocate for the people of Sudan, we must first understand that Bashir's open disdain for democracy in the region is amply matched by Washington's.
The United States is scrambling to make sure that the looming break-up of south and north Sudan in 2011 is as peaceful as possible.
The president is using carrots and sticks in Africa, but he might have gotten the two mixed up.