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December 18, 1989 | Reuters
A Sudanese businessman was hanged Sunday for illegally possessing $115,000 in foreign currency in the first reported execution under the junta that seized power in June. Magdy Mahgoub was executed at Khartoum's Kobar prison in defiance of a strongly worded appeal from the United States seeking reprieves for people sentenced to death by military courts.
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April 25, 1990 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Sudan reportedly executed 28 officers convicted of attempting to overthrow the African country's military leader. Egypt's official Middle East News Agency said three major generals, a brigadier general and four colonels were among those executed by firing squad. The country's leader, Brig. Omar Hassan Ahmed Bashir, personally approved the sentences.
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April 25, 1990 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Sudan reportedly executed 28 officers convicted of attempting to overthrow the African country's military leader. Egypt's official Middle East News Agency said three major generals, a brigadier general and four colonels were among those executed by firing squad. The country's leader, Brig. Omar Hassan Ahmed Bashir, personally approved the sentences.
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December 18, 1989 | Reuters
A Sudanese businessman was hanged Sunday for illegally possessing $115,000 in foreign currency in the first reported execution under the junta that seized power in June. Magdy Mahgoub was executed at Khartoum's Kobar prison in defiance of a strongly worded appeal from the United States seeking reprieves for people sentenced to death by military courts.
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