Sudan and South Sudan to Reach Deal Over Abyei?

Sudan is ready to end its dispute with South Sudan over the region of Abyei that lies on the border of both countries, according to a statement by the country's Russian envoy.

A woman carries a bed and other looted items through the streets of Abyei after clashes over the disputed area (file photo).


  • South Sudan:  'No More Negotiations Over Abyei'

    Government of South Sudan, 2 October 2012

    The final status of the oil rich region of Abyei is no more a matter of discussion between Sudan and South Sudan after Khartoum rejected a final proposal from the African Union ... read more »

  • South Sudan:  No Further Talks On Abyei and Heglig to Be Discussed With Sudan, Pagan Says

    Sudan Tribune, 2 October 2012

    South Sudan said it would not hold further talks with Sudan on the disputed area of Abyei and vowed to discuss the fate of Heglig/Panthou in a bid to calm the growing discontent ... read more »

  • Sudan:  South Sudan Minister - We Are Determined to Find Resolutions With Sudan

    Sudan Tribune, 1 October 2012

    South Sudan's minister of water resources and irrigation, Paul Mayom Akec on Monday said his nation is determined to fully resolve all outstanding issues with the government of ... read more »