George Clooney urges action on Sudan generals' assets

Entertainment News Jun 12, 2019

George Clooney urges action on Sudan generals' assets

Hollywood star and activist George Clooney on Tuesday urged the international community to go after illicit money from Sudan, voicing hope that financial pressure would change the calculus for generals who violently put down pro-democracy protests. Clooney — a longtime campaigner for human rights in ...

Sudan army rulers want to retain Sharia as legal guide

World / Crime & Legal May 8, 2019

Sudan army rulers want to retain Sharia as legal guide

Sudan's army rulers Tuesday said Islamic law should remain as the guiding principle in a new civilian structure, after protest leaders handed in proposed changes they want enforced but kept silent on Sharia. The 10-member military council was handed the proposals last week for the ...