The International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor said Tuesday that he has strong evidence that Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir controlled a genocidal campaign aimed at wiping out three ethnic African tribes in his country's region.
Word on the street is that the ICC is making their decision on whether or not to go through with the arrest warrant on Wednesday 4 pm Sudan time (9 am EST). Of course threats of reciprocating violence have been made. Because that's an effective way to make a point--welcoming violence with violence. It's worked so well in the past.
And, yes, I have a personal interest in the situation. I would like for my children to have their grandparents around for quite a bit longer, thankyouverymuch!