Will Sudan Fall Off Obama's Radar?

Publisher:
Al Jazeera English
Publication Date:
15 February 2013
Tags:
Sudan, United States, Canada and Africa, Conflict, Peace and Security, Peacekeeping and Conflict Resolution

A year and a half after South Sudan became a nation, it is still struggling to meet the terms of a 2005 peace deal with neighbouring Sudan. The US served as a mediator between the two countries during the decades of war. But some people wonder whether US President Barack Obama's administration will invest as much energy into managing the peace.