Archives for posts with tag: SouthSudan

As Crisis Worsens in CAR & South Sudan, UN seeks $99 Million More for Refugees

According to UNHCR, “Today’s appeals reflect worsening situations in both South Sudan & CAR, with hundreds of thousands of people now affected.”

UN Peacekeepers Reinforce Presence in South Sudan amid Continued Fighting

UN officials have repeatedly called for a cessation of violence and a political solution to the conflict, including accountability for grave human rights violations.

Blog Report: SUDAN – SOUTH SUDAN RESUME FLOW OF OIL & BLOOD, By Ambassador Mo
Agreement has been reached between Sudan & South Sudan on resuming oil production & exports for joint benefit, (mainly via pipelines leading through the north). The deal was just signed today in Addis Ababa under mediation efforts of African Union & the United Nations after months of border conflict & a shut down of oil that has had impact on real economic growth in both countries.
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Blog Report: SUDAN, SOUTH SUDAN SANCTIONS? By, Ambassador Mo
UN Security Council adopted a rather direct resolution on Sudan & South Sudan which outlined specific demands of the two countries now engaged in cycles of conflict & left open threat of sanctions. By deeming current situation “a serious threat to international peace & security,” UNSC left open option for further measures, including Chapter VII which allows for sanctions or even military measures. –More–
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Blog Report: CHINA SUDAN KINGMAKER? By Ambassador Mo
China needs Sudan/South Sudan oil, but also both South Sudan & Sudan depend on Beijing for the revenues & infrastructure to extract the oil. Khartoum was already dependent upon Beijing for political & military support in view that its top leaders had been indicted by the ICC  & isolated from western democracies as consequence of years of civil war & crimes against own people. –More–
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ImageTHE TWO SUDANS – SEPARATION YIELDS MORE OF WAR, LESS PEACE, By Ambassador Mo
“The last thing the people of these two countries need is another war – a war that could claim countless lives, destroy hope & ruin the prospects of peace & stability & prosperity of all Sudanese people,” UN SG Ban Ki-moon warned as tensions between the two countries erupted into full-scale conflict over the last few weeks. –More–
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/the-two-sudans-separation-yields-more-of-war-less-peace/50827

Blog Report: SOUTH SUDAN “INVADES”? By Ambassador Mo
UN Security Council expected to adopt a “Presidential Statement” on ongoing conflict/tensions within & between Sudan & South Sudan. Both the African Union &  UN SC are looking at South Sudan more as “aggressor” particularly with respect to Heglig Region apparently now controlled by its forces. This would be a dramatic shift where until recently Sudan has borne brunt of criticism. -More-
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