in Arabic) Bona Malwal held a press conference in Khartoum on December, 4th, 2017, where he said, inter alia, that Abyei
is part of Sudan and that it has never been claimed neither by the SPLM nor by South Sudan.
Khartoum, June 23 (SUNA) - The Higher Council for Dinka Abyei
Affairs has reiterated its support to the national dialogue and the implementation of its outcome.
The Government of the Republic of South Sudan has declared that it will not deviate from the Abyei
agreement saying this is its permanent position.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Sudan's Presidential Aide Nafie Ali Nafie warned that the African Union's proposal for the US involvement in the settlement of disputes between Sudan and South Sudan over the Abyei
oil region could spark war between the two countries.
KHARTOUM: About 100 protesters rallied in Khartoum yesterday proclaiming the flashpoint Abyei
region Sudanese territory, ahead of a deadline for Sudan and South Sudan to settle the area's status.
UN peacekeepers patrol the Todach area, north of Abyei
(AFP/UNMIS/File, Stuart Price)
There are conflicting reports over an alleged withdrawal by Sudanese forces from Abyei
, the disputed, oil-rich region on the border with South Sudan.
The Security Council Friday extended by five months the mandate the United Nations peacekeeping force for the Abyei
area, which is contested by South Sudan and Sudan, stressing that the mission's ability to do its work effectively will depend on the implementation by the two countries of earlier agreements.
Summary: Ethiopian peacekeepers have started to arrive in Sudan's flashpoint Abyei
region and will begin operations by the end of the week, official media reported Thursday, paving the way for the army's withdrawal.
18 quoted by the London Arab daily ash-Sharq al-Awsat as saying the SPLA will respond swiftly to any attack "targeting any natives of Abyei
regardless of their ethnicity".
November 15, 2016 (JUBA) - The United Nations Security Council has called on Sudan and South Sudan to immediately resume negotiations on the final status of the disputed area of Abyei
, saying it constitutes a serious threat to international order.
Khartoum, June 6 (SUNA) - The Higher Coordinative Council of Abyei
Dinka in Sudan has held South Sudan State, especially the leading figures of Dinka Ngok at Sudan Liberation Movement (SPLM) responsible for the current administrative vacuum at Abyei
area, a matter that had negative effect on the life of the citizens at the area as well as stoppage of development and the lack of basic services.