Ahmed Mohammed, the Texas teen who was suspended last month for bringing a homemade clock to school that looked suspiciously like a bomb, met with the Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir yesterday while touring the country with his family:

All smiles!

Ahmed’s father allegedly complained to Bashir about his arrest in Texas:

Bashir, of course, is wanted by the ICC on charges of genocide and crimes against humanity for his actions in Darfur:

Ahmed shared more pictures of his visit “home”:

Now let’s see if his kissing up to a genocidal dictator does anything to cut into Ahmed’s celebrity here in the U.S.