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Sudan's ousted President al-Bashir gets two years for corruption

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A Sudanese court on Saturday convicted former president Omar al-Bashir on charges of corruption and illicit possession of foreign currency and sentenced him to two years of detention in a reform facility.



The presiding judge said Bashir, 75, who was ousted in April following months of street protests against his three-decade rule, was being sent to the reform facility, rather than a prison, on account of his age.



He also ordered the confiscation of millions of euros and Sudanese pounds found in Bashir's residence when he was toppled.
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