Topic: Southern Sudan
South Sudan claims the North is using rebels to sow chaos ahead of its official secession on July 9.
06/29/2011 03:24 pm
Northern Sudan signed a peace deal with forces allied to South Sudan on Tuesday. The agreement builds off of earlier peace-making efforts, including trips to Indonesia's war-torn Aceh Province and Kenya to study ways to resolve entrenched conflict.
06/29/2011 12:13 pm
While there are flaws with the idea of providing air defense capabilities to South Sudan, it may be the best option for protecting civilians, writes guest blogger David Sullivan from the ENOUGH advocacy group.
06/21/2011 02:23 pm
Firsthand accounts and the ethnic makeup of people displaced by violence in Sudan's border region indicate civilians may have been the target of attacks by northern forces.
06/16/2011 03:00 pm
Scores of people have been killed and tens of thousands displaced as northern and southern forces clash ahead of the South's July 9 succession.
06/15/2011 11:59 am
African leaders could allow freedom of expression, or they could mimic the Chinese model of building a 'Great Firewall of China' to shut down Internet systems that allow critical thinking.
06/13/2011 03:13 pm
Food, fuel, and water are all running dangerously low in Sudanese villages sheltering the tens of thousands of people who fled fighting around the disputed border town of Abyei.
06/09/2011 12:56 pm
A recent United Nations report features shocking details about the harassment of aid groups in the past few months by South Sudanese forces.
06/05/2011 03:57 pm
With the euphoria over the Arab Spring wearing off, President Obama is sending top aides to the Middle East to address worsening violence in Yemen and fears of renewed civil strife in Sudan.
06/01/2011 06:44 pm
The land-grab in Sudan's Abyei region serves no one, not even dictator Bashir who instigated it.
05/31/2011 05:28 pm