Pretoria court rejects state’s Bashir arrest appeal (Africa Review)

A South African court has rejected the government’s request to appeal the ruling that it should have arrested Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir when he was in the country in June. … Court (ICC) wants him to stand trial. However, the controversial leader was able to leave the African Union summit in South Africa in defiance of the ICC’s order to have him arrested. Arrest warrant s …