[JURIST] On Friday, Amnesty International (AI) [advocacy website] called upon [press release] members of the UN to demand Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir [BBC profile; JURIST news archive] turn himself in to the International Criminal Court (ICC) [official website; JURIST backgrounder] where he faces charges for war crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide allegedly committed during the Darfur conflict [BBC backgrounder]. Al-Bashir has continually ignored the charges against him [case materials] and is still being protected by the Sudanese government. AI...

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