Sudan: Dr. Medani calls for new political agreement

Published: 23/Feb/2011
Source: The Niles

The people of Southern Sudan voted overwhelmingly in favour of independence from Sudan as a whole last month, according to official results released on Monday 7 February 2011. With the South seceding from the North of Sudan, an intense political controversy has started. In question is the legitimacy of the current government in Khartoum. Aisha Samani interviewed Dr. Amin Mekki Medani, one of the most famous human rights defenders in Sudan, to shed light on the current power struggle in Sudan’s capital Khartoum:

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Themes: Dual Nationality, Identity Documents, ID Documents and Passports, Loss and Deprivation of Nationality, State Succession
Regions: East Africa, South Sudan, Sudan
Year: 2011