500,000 at risk in Sudan nationality deadlock

Published: 3/Jul/2012
Source: Al Arabiya

U.N. rights chief Navi Pillay warned Tuesday that a half million South Sudanese in Sudan risk being left in a stateless limbo because of a nationality battle between the two countries.

Link to Al Arabiya article: http://english.alarabiya.net/articles/2012/07/04/224367.html

Themes: Loss and Deprivation of Nationality, Nationality and Refugees, State Succession, New States, Statelessness
Regions: East Africa, Sudan
Year: 2012