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Free political detainees, UN expert urges Sudan

UN Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in Sudan, Mashood Adebayo Baderin, gives a press conference on June 24, 2014 in KhartoumSudan must free political detainees and guarantee press freedom to show its commitment to a national dialogue aimed at resolving the country’s rebellions, a UN expert said on Tuesday. Mashood Adebayo Baderin welcomed the June 15 release of Umma Party chief Sadiq al-Mahdi but said another opposition party leader, Ibrahim al-Sheikh of Sudanese Congress, should also be freed. By releasing Sheikh and all other political detainees, the government would “further demonstrate its good faith and genuine commitment to the national dialogue it has proposed,” Baderin, the United Nations independent expert on human rights in the Sudan, told reporters.

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