Sudan's Bashir trial adjourned to September 22

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What you need to know:

  • In December, Bashir was convicted of corruption and sentenced to two years in a correctional centre.
  • Bashir seized power following an Islamist-backed military coup in 1989.
  • He stayed in power for 30 years before being overthrown on April 11, 2019 after several months of youth-led street demonstrations.

The trial of Sudan's deposed strongman Omar al-Bashir over his role in the 1989 military coup that brought him to power was adjourned to September 22, the judge said Tuesday.

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