Regions / Sudan
The citizens of South Sudan are paying the price for happening to live in a country that does not deserve to be called a country.
Is the conflict in South Sudan the opening salvo in the battle for a continent?
It may only be Sudan that can pave the way towards sustainable peace in South Sudan.
Thus far, South Sudan has failed to distinguish itself in anything but human rights violations, refugees, and hunger.
Eritrean refugees face human trafficking, exploitation, and hostility throughout North Africa and the Sahel.
A studied refusal to pay attention to South Sudan's colonial history helped ignite the current crisis.
Sudan might have been better off undivided.
The United Nations could waive the U.S. obligation to facilitate Bashir’s travel to UN headquarters.
Or let Omar al-Bashir in and arrest him since he’s been indicted by the International Criminal Court for genocide and war crimes.
Can China manage an effective partnership with both Sudans?