October 14, 2019

Bringing the Rule of Law to Sudan

Last week, as Americans grappled with potential impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump, and lawyers on the other side of the Atlantic digested the British Supreme Court’s prorogation decision, Nasredeen Abdulbari, Sudan’s new minister of justice, appeared before the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva to recount the seismic shifts afoot in his country, too:

“As all of you know, women and men of my country successfully led a peaceful revolution that started on December 19th of last year in response to an unprecedented deteriorating political and economic situation. Despite the excessive violence that the previous regime used, the people of Sudan persevered, proclaiming a motto of freedom, justice, and peace.” Continue reading here.

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