Sudan threatens to close border with South Sudan again

Published: 23/Mar/2016
Source: Reuters Africa

Sudan threatened on Thursday to close its recently reopened border with South Sudan, accusing its neighbour of supporting rebel groups.

Stoking tensions further, Sudan’s cabinet said it would tighten restrictions on South Sudanese people living in its territory and prosecute any without proper papers, state media reported.

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Themes: Succession d'États, Nouveaux Etats
Regions: Soudan du sud, Soudan
Year: 2016