Sudan approves regulation to ‘dismantle’ former regime: state TV


FILE PHOTO: Sudan’s former president Omar Hassan al-Bashir sits inside a cage on the courthouse the place he’s dealing with corruption fees, in Khartoum, Sudan September 28, 2019. Information/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah

KHARTOUM (Information) – Sudanese transitional authorities accepted a regulation late on Thursday to “dismantle” the regime of former president Omar al-Bashir, state TV reported.

The regulation was handed throughout a joint assembly of Sudan’s sovereign council and cupboard. Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok stated on Twitter it was not an act of revenge, however was geared toward preserving the “dignity of the Sudanese folks”.

Reporting by Hesham Abdul Khalek and Alaa Swilam; Writing by Mahmoud Mourad; Modifying by Aidan Lewis