Southern Sudan Comes Together

As the 2011 referendum approaches, can the Southern People's Liberation Movement convince politicians and army commanders who have defected from the movement that they have a future in a new nation?

Development for Whom?

Development is a double-edged sword in Sudan's southern capital of Juba, which has undergone a massive transformation since the 2005 Comprehensive Peace Agreement.

This Doesn't Look Like Unity

Just months before Sudan's secession referendum, displaced southerners are being harassed for brewing a traditional drink called marissa.

Luis Moreno-Ocampo on Darfur, the LRA

Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) Luis Moreno-Ocampo urges American policymakers to take the lead in apprehension efforts, Sudan peace agreement.

Detained in Khartoum

On her first day back in Khartoum, where she is reporting on the upcoming 2011 referendum on independence for South Sudan, Rebecca Hamilton was detained by security agents for six hours.

South Sudan Independence Vote at Risk

A political battle over oil resources and border demarcation is jeopardizing the upcoming referendum on South Sudan independence and could renew a decades-long civil war between the north and the south.

"They Will Leave Us to Bashir"

As the referendum on southern secession approaches, northern Sudanese express frustrations over U.S. neglect as well as anger over American recognition of flawed election results.

Abyei - Beyond the Oil Story

Sudan's Abyei region, considered a microcosm of the Sudanese struggle for national identity, will likely be critical to the success or failure of a North-South peace deal.

Married at 11

After five years of marriage against her will, a 16-year-old Iraqi refugee in Sudan speaks out.