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Warrant issued for Sudan's Bashir


The International Criminal Court has issued an arrest warrant for Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir for crimes against humanity and war crimes in Darfur.

The indictment and warrant makes Omar al-Bashir the most senior figure pursued by the court since it was set up in 2002.

Karen Allen reports.


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