Omar al-Bashir


Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir greets supporters while Hassan... News PhotoChaos,Coup d'état,Economy,Finance,Following,Government,Greeting,Horizontal,Identity,Islam,Khartoum,Omar al-Bashir,Politics,Poverty,Renaissance,Smiling,Sudan,Supporter,WarPhotographer Collection: AFP 2014 AFPIDENTIFYING TURABI Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir (C-R) greets supporters while Hassan al-Turabi (L), a leading Islamist figure behind the 1989 coup that brought Bashir to power, smiles following the Sudanese presidnet's appeal on January 27, 2014 for a political and economic renaissance in his country ravaged by war, poverty and political turmoil, in the Sudanese capital Khartoum. It was the latest call Bashir has made in the past year for a broad political dialogue, including with the country's armed insurgents and Turabi's presence marked the first time in 14 years that he has attended an National Congress Party (NCP) event. AFP PHOTO / EBRAHIM HAMID (Photo credit should read EBRAHIM HAMID/AFP/Getty Images)