Coalition for the ICC Press Release: Sudan and the international community must ensure al-Bashir faces justice

12 April 2019
Coalition for the International Criminal Court
Document type: 
Media Statement
On 11 April 2019, following months of protest nationwide, the First Vice President and Defense Minister of Sudan, Mr. Ahmed Ibn Auf, announced the arrest of al-Bashir and his removal from power. The Defense Minister also declared a three-month state of emergency and the creation of a transitional military council to lead the country for next two years.