According to Sudan's defense minister, the army has arrested President Omar al-Bashir. In his message on the official TV, the Defense Minister said that an emergency is being imposed in the country for the next three months.
President of Omar al-Bashir in the African country Sudan, the 30-year long rule ended on April 11, 2019. Senna forced President Omar al-Bashir to resign after 30 years of rule.
According to Sudan's Defense Minister Ahmad Awad Ibn Off, the army has arrested President Omar al-Bashir. In his message on the official TV, the Defense Minister said that an emergency is being imposed in the country for the next three months.
Sudan, officially the Republic of Sudan, is a country located in North East Africa. It is the largest country in Africa and the Arab world, apart from this, it is the world's tenth largest country in terms of area. Its capital is Khartoum. Sudan is among the few countries in the world, where even today 3000 BC settlements are defending their existence. The entire Sudanese economy, full of petroleum and crude oil as a natural resource, is currently one of the world's fastest growing economies. People's Republic of China and Russia are Sudan's biggest business partners.
Who is Omar al-Bashir?
Omar al-Bashir was born on 1 January 1944 in Sudan. He is a Sudanese politician who was presently serving as the seventh President of Sudan and was head of the National Congress Party. Bashir's rule has been known for dictatorship.
He is among the longest leaders in Africa to be President. Omar al-Bashir, a former army officer, was in power in 1989 after the army's coup. Sudan captured a fierce civil war during his reign. Civil war ended in the year 2005 in South Sudan.
But another civil war broke out in Darfur, western part of the country. Omar al-Bashir is accused of war crimes Bashir won the election of 2010 and the year 2015 despite the arrest warrant issued by the International Court. Omar al-Bashir's arrest warrant was banned on international trips.
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