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OLS is a consortium of UN and non-government agencies working with the people of southern Sudan, whose survival, protection and development is jeopardized by the complex emergency and chronic underdevelopment. In striving to meet the needs of the southern Sudanese, OLS: saves lives, promotes self-reliance, protects people's safety and dignity and enables them to invest in their future. - OLS Southern Sector mission statement, January 1997
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KHARTOUM, Sudan (PANA) - The United States embassy here has commended the peace agreement the Sudanese government signed last week with some of the southern rebel groups but urged Khartoum to seek a peaceful settlement with other factions.
TWO KILLED IN LOKICHOKIO RAFTING ACCIDENT...
A weekly report on major developments concerning relief operations in southern Sudan.
Musengwa Kayaya PANA Staff Correspondent
NEW YORK, 25 April 1997 - (Department of Humanitarian Affairs) - - Secretary-General Kofi Annan has decided to appoint Robert van Schaik, former Permanent Representative of the Netherlands to the United Nations, as his Special Envoy for Humanitarian Affairs for the Sudan. Ambassador van Schaik succeeds Ambassador Vieri Traxler, who resigned last September on account of ill health.
Sudan's long rains began in mid-March in
Western and Eastern Equatoria. In Bahr el Ghazal, Upper Nile, and Jonglei,
where the rains arrived early, some farmers have already planted, while
others -- remembering last year's poor crop resulting from rains that also
began early but then petered out -- are waiting.
Pasture quality in Western Equatoria and parts of Eastern Equatoria has improved with the rains. Herders from southeastern
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As the United Nations considers imposing sanctions on Sudan over its alleged export of Islamic terror, Gemini News Service reports on an appeal from a minority group in the country who say they are being destroyed in a "holy war".
By PETER MOSZYNSKI
By Moyiga Nduru
LONDON, Apr 23 (IPS) - Exiled Sudanese opposition leader Mohamed Osman al Mirghani has warned that the peace agreement signed this week between the Islamic fundamentalist government and six rebel groups could ultimately break up Africa's largest country.
He said a clique of avowed separatists, made up of elements from the majority Arab Muslim north and Christian African south, have conspired to split up the Sudan into two separate nations.
Yahya el Hassan PANA Correspondent
A weekly report on major developments concerning relief operations in southern Sudan
Mildred Mulenga PANA Staff Correspondent
KHARTOUM, Sudan (PANA) - Two Ugandan soldiers, taken captive by the Sudanese army, appeared on state television Saturday night, saying they participated in last week's attack against Sudanese positions south of Juba.
Peace File Number 9
A Document Published
by the Sudanese Ministry of External Relations,
Khartoum, 16th April 1997
An occasional paper published by
The Sudan Foundation
(Director: Sean Gabb)
London WC1V 9LD
ISBN: 1 86234 030 7