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Embattled Sudan leader visits chief backer, China

Sudan's embattled president conferred Wednesday with his chief diplomatic backer, China, reaching agreements on economic support just days before the southern part of his country becomes independent.Full story

Snap Analysis: S. Sudan accuses president of plot to oust govt

South Sudan on Saturday accused Sudanese president Omar Hassan Al-Bashir of plotting to overthrow the south's government before the secession of the oil-producing region in July. Full story

Sudan's Bashir not standing for re-election: party

Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir will not stand at the next election as part of a package of reforms aimed at democratizing the country, a senior official of the ruling party said on Monday. Full story

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  Meet John Prendergast

Ann Curry talks to John Prendergast, co-founder of the Enough Project and auther of 'The Enough Moment: Fighting to End Africa's Worst Human Rights Crimes', about negotiating with Sudan President Omar al-Bashir, who has been charged by the International Criminal Court for genocide in Darfur.

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FILE-- In this Tuesday Jan.4 2011 file photo, Pro-separation activists hold signs and chant pro-independence slogans outside the Juba airport in southern Sudan where Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir arrived. Separation or unity. A solitary hand or two of them clasped together. That's the choice _

Sudan's President Omar Hassan al-Bashir talks during a meeting with the African Union High Level Panel in Khartoum
Sudan's President Omar Hassan al-Bashir talks during a meeting with the African Union High Level Panel in Khartoum

Sudan's President Omar Hassan al-Bashir talks during a meeting with the African Union High Level Panel in Khartoum October 25, 2010. REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah (SUDAN - Tags: POLITICS)