Bahr Al-Arab

By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Dec 28th, 2012
0 Comments
25 Views
Sudan and South Sudan on Thursday accused each other of incursions into disputed border areas, in a new setback to plans to secure their volatile boundary and resume cross-border oil flows. The accusations come a day after Sudan’s President Omar Hassan al-Bashir said he was willing to meet his ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Oct 23rd, 2012
0 Comments
7013 Views
By Sabrino Majok Majok The Cooperation Agreement recently signed in Addis Ababa on September 27th, 2012, has been received with mixed reactions in South Sudan with negotiators and their colleagues at an extreme end while people of Northern Bhar El Ghazal, civil society, and well-wishers at reconcilia...
By benim
In Conflict/Tragedy
Jun 15th, 2011
0 Comments
21 Views
The armies of north and south Sudan clashed on Wednesday in Abyei, the southern army said, just two days after Khartoum and Juba reached a provisional accord to demilitarise the flashpoint border region. “There was a clash today at the Kiir (Bahr al-Arab) river, near the bridge, between the SAF...
By benim
In Conflict/Tragedy
Mar 6th, 2011
1 Comment
37 Views
The surge of violence in Sudan’s disputed area of Abyei has forced thousands to flee, aid groups said, as south Sudan accused an unknown militia of burning a village in the area, and north Sudan-allied Misseriya tribe threatens to enter Abyei “by force” within 10 days. Medecins Sans Frontieres said o...