Heading to Khartoum to see what comes out of the International Criminal Court. Readers of this blog will know that prosecutors have President Bashir himself in their sights. Anti-western demos are under way today in Khartoum where residents describe the atmosphere as like waiting for a grenade to explode.
Aid workers, diplomats and UN officials are working on a series of nightmare scenarios – ranging from a couple of NGOs being kicked out to the government imploding. It will be one of those occasions when we will be arriving as everyone else is leaving.