war crimes and crimes against humanity, over the conflict that broke out in the country's Darfur region in 2003.
He was ousted as president in April 2019.
He came to power in a military coup in 1989 and ruled the country with an iron fist.
Several European countries have announced their first coronavirus cases, all apparently linked to the growing outbreak in Italy.
A hotel in Tenerife in Spain's Canary Islands has been locked down after a visiting Italian doctor tested positive for coronavirus.
Fears are growing that the coronavirus outbreak could reach pandemic scale as more cases emerge around the world.