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US can no longer be trusted, Sudan FM says

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January 8, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese foreign minister Ali Karti on Sunday reacted angrily to the announcement by the United States that it has now added South Sudan to the list of countries which can receive weapons from it.

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FILE - Sudanese Foreign Minister Ali Ahmed Karti (L) speaks as U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (R) looks on as they speak to the media January 26, 2011 at the State Department in Washington, DC. (AFP)

South Sudan officially became an independent state last July and Washington has taken steps since to exempt it from most of the sanctions imposed on its northern neighbor.

The U.S. president Barack Obama in his memorandum issued this week said that “the furnishing of defense articles and defense services to the Republic of South Sudan will strengthen the security of the United States and promote world peace”.

But Karti described the US decision as one aspect of imbalance by Washington in dealing with other countries adding that as a result “it is no longer in a place of trust”.

He claimed that the US has violated its own laws several times and provided support to South Sudan even before it seceded from the north.

The Sudanese top diplomat said that the US can do as it please but stressed that Khartoum will no longer await support from it.

Relations between Khartoum and Juba deteriorated dramatically since the country’s breakup amid accusations by the latter that the Sudanese army has launched aerial attacks inside its borders including one which targeted a refugee camp last year.

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  • 9 January 2012 11:39, by Chol A.

    You always violented your own law and down played southerner assuming that you are capable of everything. Why are you now jealous on southern sudan relationship with U.S?. What make you have voice on our affairs? you are Sudan foreign minister not south minister ya hatred! Keep your mouth shut on our affairs. You got help from your husband Iran and China and we don’t have say.

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    • 9 January 2012 12:19, by Logic

      Stop crying, the sooner you & your mafia colleagues disappear the sooner all of Sudan can benefit from all its international relations.

      NCP is the reason why this country is in the mess its in and not the US or Israel as you would like most Sudanese to think. Luckily most Sudanese are slowly but surely waking up to this fact.

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      • 9 January 2012 13:45, by Alan_Bard

        Mr. Logic: the fact is 99.9% of northern Sudanese want to see the Bashire dead and do not want any war with there brothers in the South, for many decades thy have been one nation, and if south want Independence thy have all wrights to do so, and there brothers in the north will help to see that happen, Bahsir is not the north Arab, so please do not call them shallow

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        • 9 January 2012 13:53, by Alan_Bard

          Logic: this ppl you call shallow, as history can tell they have fought hard against the colony to free north and south, and through the years thy worked hard to develop the country, mining the Oil in the south and creating wealth, in the min time you have been drinking (Marisa)steeling cows from each other,abducting children and raping each other women, yet 2012 and you still doing the same today

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          • 9 January 2012 14:05, by Alan_Bard

            Logic: the oil daily out but before the independence was 500,000 parole today after all engineers from Sudan went back North your out put is 90,000, you will claim that the North Arab rubbed it!! now how can you a shallow rub 410,000 parole a day from another nation? where is your highly educated master minds, are thy sleep? I do not think so,Juba gangsters rubed the south oil ask Kir about it

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            • 9 January 2012 14:13, by Alan_Bard

              Logic; you are killing each other for a cow and a women abducting each other children to seal as slave, yet you call Arab in the north Arab shallow, the people how wish you and the brothers in S.Sudan all the best, your victim to the Juba gangsters how is rubbing your oil money and you ppl food, and they are victims to Bshir gangsters in KHR, so you both in the same boot. no one better than other

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              • 9 January 2012 14:39, by hard liner

                Alan:
                please re-read your statement before sending to the site otherwise, I advise you go back to school and learnt how to construct good sentence with atleast minimum gramatical errors otherwise this site is not a learning ground. Your statement makes no sense and cannot be understood, better use your mother tangue if you know how to put the letters together....!

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                • 9 January 2012 16:25, by Alan_Bard

                  hard liner: wise advice coming from some one who spells learn learnt with T, nice one Mr. English man,when did you LEARNT your English?? view weeks back you where but nicked in the bush, you shit head, you still rape women and abduct children to seal to slavery, Mr. educated shit head, you still lives like animals, you are not classified humans yet

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  • 9 January 2012 15:05, by MR. BURDEN

    U.S. CAN NO LONGER BE TRUSTED SUDAN FM SAY’S. To hell who cares about sudan relationship, with your most wanted president, who has been charged by ICC with 10 crimes including genocide to Darfur. Why is sudan so jealous with south sudan relationship with U.S. & Isereal?. Is s.sudan still under your adminstration?. Idiot Arabs nothing will stop us (southerners) from having diplomatic ties with thos

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  • 9 January 2012 15:08, by robcoquer

    I think this reaction is entirely legitimate, Washington’s decision is more than questionable.
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  • 9 January 2012 20:06, by mosa mel

    Karti

    Your govt is the one shouldn’t be trust any more because your govt gave recognition to South Sudan as the country and at the same time, the one bomb it on face of the world. What kind of stupid idea is that?

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  • 9 January 2012 22:40, by Lok T Simon

    Dear Ali Karti,

    How comes that the gov, of Sudan trusted U.S gov. and yet Sudan gov. doesn’t trusts itself in the first place? Don’t begin your words with panic comments before reality operation begins in Khartoum. Sudan gov. egotism in Khartoum will bury everyone of you sooner rather than later in humiliating way like Lybia leader M. Ghafi.
    Bashir will soon be on strret like Ghafi.

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  • 12 January 2012 16:39, by josephina-sudaneeya

    Before anything, let us pray that the ongoing war between our people comes to an end, INSHALLAH.
    Sudanese and southern Sudanese want to go forward in life and see their country flourish with education, health, protection and a good life. This is what every human deserves.

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  • 12 January 2012 16:42, by josephina-sudaneeya

    The only problem I believe taking this not so much to ask for simple dream is the corrupt government of Bashir and the ever since Sudan got its independence self-war. Our country is so rich of different types resources; and when we finally have peace Inshallah, I hope we smartly and ungreedily use them carefully and wisely.

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  • 12 January 2012 18:15, by Anynya One

    Poor Sudan... We need Peace! through U.S.A

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