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Question Marks Remain Over Oil Talks As North-South Fighting Persists

Clashes between Sudanese and South Sudanese troops in the border region of Heglig intensified on 27 March, shortly after Sudan’s President ‘Umar al-Bashir announced he would be postponing a meeting with his Southern Sudanese counterpart Salva Kiir Mayardit, scheduled for 3 April in Juba. Speaking to reporters, Sudanese government spokesperson Rab'i 'Abd al-Lati said Mr Bashir had decided...