Sudan has hired Squire Patton Boggs to help them convince the Trump administration to let most of the sanctions eased under President Barack Obama lapse permanently. The firm’s lobbying arm, headed by former Sens. Trent Lott and John Breaux, is working for war criminal Omar al-Bashir, whose best known work includes the ongoing genocide in Darfur and the Nuba Mountains.
Sudan has hired Squire Patton Boggs to help them convince the Trump administration to let most of the sanctions eased under President Barack Obama lapse permanently. The firm’s lobbying arm, headed by former Sens. Trent Lott and John Breaux, is working for war criminal Omar al-Bashir, whose best known work includes the ongoing genocide in Darfur and the Nuba Mountains. Ali Ngethi AP
Sudan has hired Squire Patton Boggs to help them convince the Trump administration to let most of the sanctions eased under President Barack Obama lapse permanently. The firm’s lobbying arm, headed by former Sens. Trent Lott and John Breaux, is working for war criminal Omar al-Bashir, whose best known work includes the ongoing genocide in Darfur and the Nuba Mountains. Ali Ngethi AP

Melinda Henneberger: Even genocidal regimes now have Washington lobbyists

June 22, 2017 06:13 PM