Dec 15th, 2012
By Aly Verjee Princeton Lyman, US special envoy for Sudan and South Sudan, is stepping down. A White House source characterised Lyman’s departure as “the kind of personnel change that is normal at the end of a president’s first term and start of a second.” President Obama appointed Lyman as special e...
Apr 2nd, 2012
Civilians in Sudan’s Southern Kordofan and Blue Nile states are in need of food aid and are fleeing fighting between local militia and government troops. U.S. officials are working with Sudan’s government to open humanitarian access to the region. The U.S. special envoy for Sudan and Sout...