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Sudan parties conclude post referendum talks

Sudan parties conclude post referendum talks

By George Okore   Parties to Sudan’s six-day post-referendum talks have concluded negotiations on oil, foreign debt and finance issues at Kuriftu Resort in Bishoftu, Ethiopia.   The meeting which ended on March 5,  was facilitated by the African Union High Level Implementation Panel (AUHIP), chaired by former South African President, Thabo Mbeki.   The parties to the Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA) reaffirmed […]

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UN relief chief calls for 'urgent access' after reports of killings in Libya

UN relief chief calls for 'urgent access' after reports of killings in Libya

By George Okore  The top United Nations relief official Sunday called for urgent humanitarian access to Misrata in western Libya following reports of violence and killing in the area.  “Humanitarian organizations need urgent access now. People are injured and dying and need help immediately,” said Valerie Amos. “I call on the authorities to provide access […]