No 02



Sudan Peace Talks Produce Agreement On Wealth Sharing

Peace talks between the Sudanese government and the rebel Sudan Peoples Liberation Army (SPLA) yielded agreement on the key issue of wealth-sharing, according to a joint statement issued by the two sides on 5 January. Talks resumed in the Kenyan town of Naivasha on 2 January after a US-imposed deadline to reach a comprehensive peace agreement by the end of 2003 was missed (MEES, 1 December 2003). According...