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Indonesia’s president wins a second term

THE RESULTS was never really in doubt. On April 17th, just hours after polling stations closed, pollsters released preliminary estimates showing that Indonesia’s president, Joko Widodo (better known as Jokowi) had won a second term in office. He is thought to have clinched about 55% of the vote, against 45% for his opponent, Prabowo Subianto, […]

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Sudan crisis: Ex-President Omar al-Bashir moved to prison

Sudan’s former President Omar al-Bashir has been moved to Kobar maximum security prison, days after he was deposed in a military coup. Reports say the ex-leader has until now been detained at the presidential residence under heavy guard. He is reportedly being held in solitary confinement and is surrounded by tight security. Months of protests […]

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Sudan President Bashir steps down and is under house arrest

Sudan President Omar Al-Bashir has stepped down and is under house arrest, multiple sources told CNN. His personal guard has been replaced and is under close watch. Bashir had ruled Sudan for three decades. He is accused of war crimes and genocide by the International Criminal Court for his government’s actions in Darfur. The Sudanese […]

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