James Copnall
James Copnall is the author of “A Poisonous Thorn in our Hearts: Sudan and South Sudan’s Bitter and Incomplete Divorce”. Formerly the BBC correspondent in Côte d’Ivoire, Morocco, Sudan and South Sudan, he is now based in London

Crime and politics

Sudan: playing the anti-Western card Omar al-Bashir uses the ICC indictment to boost his ratings at home and abroad By James Copnall The International Criminal Court (ICC) charges against Sudan’s president, Omar al-Bashir, have shaped Sudanese domestic politics and...

James Copnall
James Copnall is the author of “A Poisonous Thorn in our Hearts: Sudan and South Sudan’s Bitter and Incomplete Divorce”. Formerly the BBC correspondent in Côte d’Ivoire, Morocco, Sudan and South Sudan, he is now based in London

Crime and politics

Sudan: playing the anti-Western card Omar al-Bashir uses the ICC indictment to boost his ratings at home and abroad By James Copnall The International Criminal Court (ICC) charges against Sudan’s president, Omar al-Bashir, have shaped Sudanese domestic politics and...