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Abyei community asks South to redeploy after UN force fails to protect them


February 27, 2013 (JUBA) - Members of the Abyei community called on South Sudan’s to redeploy forces to the disputed border area on Wednesday as Juba accused neigbouring Sudan, of sponsoring the theft of 489 heads of cattle on Sunday evening.

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Zambian peacekeepers from the United Nations Mission in Sudan (UNMIS) patrol streets in Abyei 24 May 2011 - (file/ UN photo)

The status of Abyei is one of the main outstanding issues that Sudan and South Sudan have not resolved since the latter’s secession in 2011.

South Sudan minister of information and broadcasting Service, Barnaba Marial said there had been "reports of Sudanese army building up troops and reinforcing the strength" of their forces in the area.

As per United Nations Security Council resolution 2046 issued in 2011 after Sudanese forces took control of Abyei by force ahead of South Sudan’s independence, both forces are supposed to have unconditionally withdrawn from the area.

Sudan has kept forces around oil fields in the north of Abyei but the exact numbers of which are unknown.

The African Union has proposed that the referendum to decide the fate of Abyei be held in October this year - it was originally scheduled for January 2011 - but again the sticking point is Khartoum’s insistence that the nomadic Misseriya tribe participate despite not living in the area all year round.

“What is happening in the area will jeopardize peace efforts and the United Nations Interim Security forces for Abyei should take charge and operate as an independent international peacekeeping force mandated by the two parties and the Security Council”, Marial said.

Minister Marial, who is the government’s official spokesperson, called on UNISFA to diligently discharge it duties and to recover cattle raided from members of the Ngok Dinka.

“We have received reports from the area that more than 400 heads of cattle have been raided. The government of Sudan is behind this activity. It is using the militia to raid the area while it continues to build up troops and reinforcing the strengths of those supposed to have been withdrawn. It is not respecting resolution 2046 of the Security Council of the United Nations which calls for unconditional withdrawal of the armed forces from the area, which we responded and withdrew our forces without any condition but it refused to observe”, he said.

The minister made the remarks at the premises of the ministry of information following a visit by Abyei community leaders with a message calling on the government to consider redeploying troops to the area, claiming UNISFA was no longer providing protection to the citizens in the area.

"The situation remains tense and UN peacekeepers in Abyei are not doing anything at all to protect civilians and their properties. They allow Misseriya to come to the area with guns. They allow Sudanese armed forces to increase the number of their forces in the area and they allow cows to be taken away in their presence by militia groups sponsored by the government of Sudan. The whole intention is to discourage our people from returning home so that they can continue with their plans to settle Misseriya in the area”, Acuil Akol, said on Wednesday.

Acuil is the leader of an Abyei community delegation currently visiting Juba from the area and he described the situation in the region as tense and volatile because the government of Sudan has started to forcefully settle members of the Misseriya in the area.


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  • 28 February 2013 08:22, by omoni jr.

    Isaac Mamur and James Gatduel were forced to retired by Dinka chief called salva kiir. These two me were determined to bring lost and sold Dinka back to the main-stream which is south sudan. I will love to see NCP rigged referendum on october 2013 and see what jenge say about it...

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    • 28 February 2013 08:33, by master

      don’t cry baby
      we will do what we want
      SPLA can’t dare to come here

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      • 28 February 2013 09:16, by zulu


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        • 28 February 2013 10:02, by master

          you are the son of your brother gay

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          • 28 February 2013 16:09, by zulu


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            • 28 February 2013 17:20, by master

              zoo zoo
              i haven’t any interest to know you black CV
              i am arab and muslim so am proud of that, we have language writtenable and writeable
              is english the language of your mother or your father if you really knows your real father

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              • 28 February 2013 18:56, by adamu

                Mr. master I symphatize with you brother, do u really know your history? If u do, you would not be making a raucous big mouth chicken mind. You need to rethink about your damn hist.. before claiming to be one of those davis children of the lucifer killing your own. please, have you ever read the news about your own people being amputees of the system.

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                • 28 February 2013 19:09, by adamu

                  how do you feel about that. And by the way leave south sudanese alone. I am not trying to instigate south to go into war with you no, but they would if there’s a necessary need. May AllAh the merciful forgive you of your filthy hatred.

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        • 28 February 2013 22:53, by padiit gaga

          Abyei is Dinka or Jieng land no body must sale them, if some body will do that is under curse. Because this land is belong to south sudan.

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    • 28 February 2013 08:37, by Big Boy

      You motherfuck what will you gain? other then defending Eng.Chol Mayei for being return to the office,those people’s are really suffering with messeirya arab instead; they are not like you to fight each other go and fight arab instead killing urselves without reason.

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    • 28 February 2013 09:02, by Ker.

      omjr: you are a fool a big fool indeed shut ur motherfucker mouth away from souths Affairs.
      and for you Messeriya or whatever you called yourself make sure you will not succeed this time should you continued with this aggressive activities
      fuck you

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    • 28 February 2013 09:05, by Nibs

      Omoni Jr,
      What is wrong with your IQ Didinga? Illiterate salvage tribe, are you surfing internet from new cush hills? Don’t talk war, confused brat, there is no single warrior or legend from didinga. Jieng are your liberators! They bring you a country. Didinga are notorious of two things; banditary and growing tobacco. We’ll send toposa to fuck sense into your steel brain.

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      • 28 February 2013 12:43, by Junta

        Such selfish attitude that Jienge are the liberators of South Sudan that causes fragmentation of the nations, promote tribalism and intolerance!You know very well that Equatorians were the tough , determined and resilience fighters that rescued the collapse of SPL/M in 1991 due the Split due to Jenge savages behaviour. If you don’t refrain from this selfish attitute behavioour, RSS shall spli

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  • 28 February 2013 08:58, by New Government

    To Omoni jr.
    mumar and your husand Gatduel had been removed go to open the case money minded.

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  • 28 February 2013 09:50, by James Maker Akok

    South Sudan,
    I need South Sudan Government to responding quick this call from Abyei without delaying. This is a really emergency life calling from Abyei people for South Sudan Government for action.

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    • 28 February 2013 12:55, by Nuer Empire

      They should fight like the rest.Which South Sudanese do they need if they don’t take the lead? They are just looting in South Sudan here and crying to be helped.
      The Nuer Empire

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      • 28 February 2013 15:02, by James Maker Akok

        Nuer Empire with your rests who support tribalism,
        I will put you in security intelligence computer, or cell phone like what I have to check you who are you really.

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        • 28 February 2013 21:31, by Nuer Empire

          Maker Akok:You are the killer of Isaiah Abraham.Fuck you liel nyimour.You will in risk before you put us into risk.Fuck yourself with your Nog!!
          The Nuer Empire

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          • 1 March 2013 20:47, by James Maker Akok

            Nuer Empire,
            I see, your work here on websites is to spreading tribalism for Southern Sudanese people to against each others.
            Also check my comment I commented Abraham, you not get I’m happy about Abraham died. I against the people who spreading tribalism like you and the rests. By the ways I don’t joke, I tell truths. Do not take me like others people who joke on websites.

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            • 2 March 2013 06:03, by Nuer Empire

              Ba todu ngom wure

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              • 2 March 2013 14:10, by James Maker Akok

                Nuer Empire,
                Nuer Empire, I see but I’m not playing the games on Southerns Sudanese people like the way you doing, they are all my people as brothers and sisters and I must not playing the dirty games on them.

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                • 2 March 2013 14:20, by James Maker Akok

                  Nuer Empire,
                  Be careful for the way you against your people, you think no body is watching you but you don’t know it will turn to another way you don’t know.

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  • 28 February 2013 10:14, by kuac Agol

    the socalled UN force in Abyei could not bring any change/protection to the people of Abyei, otherwise , protecting civilians is coated words from UN ,because protecting civilians could earn them no money at all, the job profile of UN staffs could be seen properly by the two goverments otherwise ,sudan would like Iraq
    The lives lost in Abyei is a huge amount ofmoney for UN
    God will ask them

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  • 28 February 2013 10:35, by Madingthith

    I’m 100% agreed with Abyei Community for promptly calling for immediate redeployed of SPLA Forces in Northern Part of Abyei town to act as defensing target to the people of Abyei.UNIMIS who is now in Abyei are spying for Sudan and nothing they can do to protect life or assets of Abyei community as a whole. E.G UN in 2008, they support Arab men and shoot all the Abyei people who were on ran for saf

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  • 28 February 2013 11:40, by Ngomtoda

    @Mr.Nibs,the removable of Mamuor was a great mistake ever done by kiir,Mamour and Peter Gatdiet are the only two men with tactic of war.belief me Kiir will soon re comment mamuor to the army again.leave about these thieves dinkas who only attend military Barack when money comes and hide during war.ie Heglig.it was only mamour moralized the army.

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  • 28 February 2013 12:26, by 4Justice

    Let me ask you folks a simple question, since when did the Luciferian United Nations protected anybody, Rwanda? the Congo? Darfur? So you expect them this time to somehow magically protect the people of Abyei yeah? UN is a Luciferian organisation and will remain so until the end. Adios!.

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  • 28 February 2013 12:58, by New Government

    every body was brave during the civil war not mumar who captured all the state in 1997. we have better people than mumar and Gatdiet, let them enjoy their salary at home full stop

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    • 28 February 2013 13:16, by Maikir II

      Idiot and reckless sory for you,during panthou battles only Mamur and Gatduel who participated and captured the area, what are you talking about, mather fucker. where are your fucken bravers? shame on you.

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  • 28 February 2013 13:02, by kuac Agol

    The UN operation in S. Sudan and other war affected Countries of Africa is full of lives losted and the Organisation is claiming of protecting innocent civilians, therefore,my advice is that Africa has to avoid UN as protection agent in protecting civilians,Africans sob for their dears one sand UN enjoy the advantage of their sobbing otherewise AU is capable of providing Security to it own pple

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    • 28 February 2013 14:07, by Maikir II

      South Sudan government have to sand it,s troop and tackle the problem of Abyei area for free well stay for Abyei citizen. very soon they will be part of S Sudan.

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  • 28 February 2013 15:47, by Mandakoro

    SS,we miss ur delicious flesh,please come and try to liberate your alleged Abyei.come on insects

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  • 28 February 2013 16:13, by Northern Sudanese

    am not here to waste my time, to insects
    last time when you deployed your troops and killed sudanese soldiers in Abyei, it took us just 2 days to wipe your butts and spray all insects out, over 100,000 of them! just deploy them again if you got the balls, last time we stayed a year and we only moved because the UN and AU begged us!

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  • 28 February 2013 18:12, by Ngomtoda

    @shamelessly call norther sudan,you call us insects after we fucked you off from Heglig,so you won’t forget calling us like that,remember you named we gave to you in response to that ’’Maggots and cockroaches’’, insects are good creatures becoz they feed on green plants but maggot and cockroaches feed on faeces.Be with your husband thambo mbeki who favors you on everything.we will fuck you all ou

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  • 28 February 2013 18:18, by Ngomtoda

    out of sudan those will survive,will just find thier way back to sudi Arabia or wherever your grang traders came from.if you notice how Gaza pleads to Isreal,then will be how you will.Coward nation,fears ethiopia,Egypt and GREAT YOUNG nation South Sudan.fuck Bashir and all the terrorists there.

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  • 1 March 2013 09:19, by 4Justice

    Luciferianism: The Road to One World Totalitarian Government
    The plan outlines the formation of a world totalitarian socialist government. It is to be ruled by a behind-the-scenes council of wise men. A so-called benevolent dictator, will be presented as the Messiah [False Messiah].

    The only military force will be a world police force under the United Nations in sufficient numbers with state-of-the-art technology so that it can field overwhelming force against any perceived threat to the world supra government. It is made up of the highest adepts of the combined total of the so-called fraternal orders and secret societies. They are bound together by blood oaths, a secret religion, and the promise of an elite status within regional government, or the world supra government. Their religion is based upon the Kabbalah, the Luciferian Philosophy, and the worship of the Sun [Lucifer]. They are loyal to no government or People And they are Citizens of no country; In their own words, "If you are not one of us you are nothing."

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