"The window of opportunity for peace in Sudan is beginning to close," according to the report.
Regions / Sudan
The conflict in Sudan is considerably more complicated than the simple north-south, Muslim vs. Christian, Arab vs. African duality many of those now lobbying the administration present.
Sudans size, strategic location, and as-yet-unexploited oil reserves made it a cold war target of superpower intervention.
The U.S. views Libya and Sudan as rogue states that should be contained by providing U.S. military aid to neighboring countries.