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Story Publication logo January 8, 2011

Southern Sudan Prepares for Secession Vote


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An internationally brokered peace treaty in 2005 ended decades of civil war between the Arab...

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Fred de Sam Lazaro reports from a town that will be near the border if Sudan splits into two countries following its vote on secession.

The town, which bears the scars of decades of civil war, has already seen an influx of returning Southerners who had migrated to the more prosperous north in recent years.

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