The violence in the provinces of West Darfur and South Darfur has posed a significant challenge to the country's transitional government.
Democracy is small beer where dictators are concerned. Adolf Hitler’s Beer Hall Putsch was meant to overthrow the Weimar Republic.
Their escape follows the mass arrest of democracy figures in Hong Kong under a new national security law that is part of a mounting crackdown by China on the financial hub.
A source claimed that the 11 individuals were accused of sponsoring the fugitives' attempt to abscond with the level of funds.
It is never "nation first" for those practising dynastic politics and it is all about "me and my family" for them, he said.
Barack Obama put it right when he said that violence at the US Capitol Hill had brought shame to the US.
Thykoodam resident Vinson Xavier Palathingal, who is a US citizen, became a sensation after a video of him with the Indian tricolour at Capitol amid protesters went viral on social media.
One of the rioters, Davis, said he was "peacefully demonstrating" the whole time, and was not trying to actively break into the Capitol.
Through slavery and segregation, Civil War and Cold War, US presidents have often hailed their democracy as exceptional, what Ronald Reagan called the "shining city on the hill."
State media tabloid Global Times tweeted side-by-side photo comparisons of Hong Kong protesters occupying the city's Legislative Council Complex in July 2019 with Wednesday's Washington riots.
At least seven members of Hong Kong's largest Democratic Party, the city's largest opposition party, were arrested, including former party chairman Wu Chi-wai.
China and state-owned media have accused the semi-autonomous city’s courts of misinterpreting Hong Kong’s mini-constitution, the Basic Law, in rulings relating to last year's pro-democracy protests.
The sentencing follows the imposition of a sweeping new security law in Hong Kong this year that has given the government broad powers to prosecute political dissidents.
Canada has urged Chinese authorities to conduct trials on the basis of the Human Rights framework, reported Sputnik.
Till now, several pro-democracy activists have been arrested since the Chinese Communist Party imposed the security law in Hong Kong.