South Sudan's Paulino Matip DiesBBC
South Sudan's important figure Paulino Matip dies in Kenya after a long struggle against an illness, reports the government. Paulino has been referred as the army’s deputy commander and chief and also a champion of peace and reconciliation. He switched sides several times during the war between south and north Sudan. Here is considered the number two person in the army after the president, Salva Kiir.
Sudan, S.Sudan blasted for failing peaceSudan, S.Sudan blasted for failing peace
The UN council met on tuesday (9/4/12) and concluded that Sudan and South sudan were not cooperating. One example of Sudan and South Sudan not agreeing on a subject is the dispute over border demarcation.
'Dozens killed' as Sudan's army and rebels clashTurmoil in South Sudan
Another class between Sudan and South sudan has been reported as many people were killed when the goverments army and rebels fought. The US states that it is an"outright conflict" between Sudan and South Sudan over a prolonged border dispute.
Sudan and South Sudan agree oil dealSudan and South Sudan agree oil deal
After bieng on the brink of war, Sudan and South Sudan have finally came to some sort of resolution over some disputes. They have came to agreements oil disputions as well as border security. Many other disputes have still not been resolved such as disputed regions.
South Sudan security forces abusing civiliansSouth Sudan security forces abusing civillians
Austonishing acts have been commited by South Sudans security forces. They have been commiting acts of violence to many of the civilians of South Sudan. Such as killings and rapes, Amnesty International says.
South Sudan orders resumption of oil productionSouth Sudan orders resumption of oil production
South Sudan gets 98% of its countries income from oil production. The loss that South Sudan has made during the month or two of negotionting with Sudan about oil diputes has made a huge dent in South Sudan's economy.
Sudan shelling: 'Children killed' in South KordofanSudan shelling: 'Children killed' in South Kordofan
Recent rebel mortar bombings on Kordofan state resulted in two children bieng killed. This is the result of constant turmoil between the uncertain borders of Sudan and South Sudan.
Sudan rebels 'shoot down' Khartoum bomberSudan Rebels 'shoot down' Khartoum bomber
Rebels in Sudan say they have shot down a government military aircraft after it had bombed rebel targets.
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