Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir walked down a red carpet and was greeted by his ministers after he flew into the capital, Khartoum, from South Africa, the AFP news agency reports.

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The AFP news agency reports that Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir waved his cane in the air as he stepped off his plane in the capital, Khartoum, and chanted: “God is greatest!”.

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Mr Bashir flew in from South Africa after escaping arrest on genocide and war crimes charges.

South Africa’s government failed to enforce a court order preventing him from leaving until judges ruled on whether he should be transferred to the International Criminal Court to stand trial.

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