Ex-Sudan leader Omar al-Bashir jailed for two years for corruption

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Deposed president convicted of corruption and money laundering also wanted by ICC

A court in Sudan has convicted the country’s former president Omar al-Bashir of money laundering and corruption, sentencing him to two years in prison.

It is the first verdict in a series of legal proceedings against al-Bashir, who is also wanted by the international criminal court (ICC) on charges of war crimes and genocide linked to the Darfur conflict in the 2000s.

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