U.S. Rep. Jim McGovern was arrested Friday morning during a protest outside of the Sudanese embassy.
McGovern (D-Worcester), George Clooney and his father and several others were speaking out against the Bashir regime in the Sundan.
"President Bashir and the Sudanese government continue to bomb, kill, arrest, and rape their own people," McGovern wrote on his Facebook page before the protest. "They continue to block vital aid from getting to the Nuba Mountains---aid that would prevent a full fledged famine."
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