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Sudan Secession

President Obama: This Is No Time to Let up on Sudan

Ruth Messinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ruth Messinger

The referendum on independence for Southern Sudan has come off with minimal violence, and it seems that Sudan's president Omar Hassan Al-Bashir will accept the inevitable outcome: Southern secession.

Southern Sudan Vote Reaches Crucial Tipping Point

AP | JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JUBA, Sudan — More than 60 percent of registered voters already have cast ballots in an independence referendum, crossing the threshold needed f...

The Youngest Nations In The World: South Sudan Could Join Today

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

With a vote for secession all but certain in the upcoming referendum, South Sudan finds itself the subject of international interest and speculation a...

World's Newest Nation Could Be Created Tomorrow

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Whether or not south Sudan will secede from the north remains to be seen, but as these photos attest, the country's preparations for what will undoubt...

Sudan President: I'll Support South If It Secedes

AP | MAGGIE FICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JUBA, Sudan — Sudan's government waged war with the south for more than two decades and repeatedly tried to delay an independence referendum. No...