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January 5, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese president, Omer Hassan Al-Bashir left Khartoum for Juba on Monday to hold talks with his southern counterpart, Salva Kiir on the current political crisis, the state news agency said.

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South Sudan’s president, Salva Kiir, (R) welcomes his Sudanese counterpart, Omer Hassan al-Bashir outside his oresidential office in Juba on 12 April 2013 (Reuters)

Bashir, according to SUNA, is accompanied by his defence minister Abdel Rahim Hussein, foreign minister Ali Karti, oil minister Makawi Mohamed Awad, presidential affairs minister Salah Wansi and director of security and intelligence Mohamed Atta.

Last month, clashes erupted in South Sudan with fighting among a group of soldiers in the capital, Juba. The violence quickly spread to several states, cleaving the nation along the ethnic fault line of rebel leader Riek Machar’s Nuer and President Salva Kiir’s Dinka.

The pro-government Ashorooq TV reported that sources in South Sudan’s foreign ministry affirmed Bashir’s visit to Juba on Monday to meet with his South Sudanese counterpart, saying that talks between the two leaders would mainly complement the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) mediation efforts.

The IGAD is attempting to broker a deal to end weeks of conflict that has killed over 1,000 people and forced tens of thousands to flee their home.

Delegations of the two conflicting sides have held the first round of face-to-face talks in Addis Ababa on Sunday.

South Sudan’s foreign minister Barnaba Marial Benjamin was to visit Khartoum on Monday, but cancelled the planned trip due to the Sudanese president’s visit.

(ST)

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  • 6 January 08:26, by Mi diit

    Leave incompetent Kiir alone to carry his own cross ya Bashir!

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    • 6 January 09:14, by Darkangel

      Sudan President Omar al-Bashir arrives in South Sudan for talks: AFP

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    • 6 January 10:29, by choldit

      One can see the diff btwn Kirr and Riek here. Bashier is getting fruitful deal abt ss oil with Dr. Riek but he uses with Kirr who doesn’t care abt ss pple he will get all he demand as b4 he never missed what he demand from Kirr. So as ms. Kirr bring in new man in person of Bashier other will go out aka M7. What a shame to be rule by that person?

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      • 6 January 10:35, by choldit

        CORRECTIONS, sorry!
        One can see the diff btwn Kirr and Riek here. Bashier is NOT getting fruitful deal abt ss oil with Dr. Riek but he IS NOW GOING TO use Kirr who doesn’t care abt ss pple TO get all he demand as b4 he never missed what he demand from Kirr.
        So as Mrs. Kirr bring in new man in person of Bashier other will go out aka M7. What a shame to be rule by that person?

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    • 6 January 10:55, by Ayom Ayom

      I am worried for the safety of Dr. Riak Machar with his senior oposition figures, the deal taking place in Juba now today will have a great impact on Dr. Riak Machara in the few coming days.

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    • 7 January 05:00, by Johndumo14

      Omar Al Bashir came to Juba to tell south sudanese that ,
      he fucked his wife Riek Machar in khartoum since 1990,but he didn`t get pregnant ,this time he is coming to fuck him in his ass in his home town Bentiu,I like him ,forsure iam coming !!

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  • 6 January 08:31, by Michael Anyong

    You welcome to Juba!!!

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  • 6 January 08:37, by Mayom County Boy

    What take bashir to south sudan because of what ?
    let bashir be away from south sudan crisis because he may not support kiir regimes an more

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  • 6 January 08:46, by Mohammed Ali 2

    Kiir or Machar doesn’t matter pple are dying in hundreds.Forget about the figure given by Sudan Tribune! That was only on the first day.The death toll is frightening!Machar has the right to be president as anyother S.Sudanese.But, he can never be president by force or through war.This is going to be endless war.Dinka, small or large can never be ignored and will never accept to be defeated!

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    • 6 January 09:32, by Majongdit

      Mohamed Ali 2,
      You got all that I wanted to say.

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    • 6 January 09:48, by South South

      Mohammed Ali2,
      I hate to see fake Arab pretending to be a man of peace. You and your uncles killed 2 million people in South Sudan. You are your uncles are terrorists who train young people to blow up themselves and take away the life of innocent people in the name of Allah. Leave us alone fake Arab and find (GATHA JAMARA) to enjoy it.

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      • 6 January 10:32, by Konan

        South Sudan,
        As usual you failed to read what lies between the lines. Sudan will never help Machar or whoever else to topple an elected Govt. in SS. Forget about politics and previous civil war, both Dinka and Nuer are our brothers and sisters, we want them to live in peace. Since, we are familiar with the geopolitics and topography of SS certainly, Bashir is qualified to resolve this issue.

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        • 6 January 10:44, by choldit

          It is shame for Bashier to copy m7 tactics of killing powerful brothers so that he install poppet leaders in the region. How abt when they need to confront other regions who will help him substantially? We all know Dr. Riek n other 11 in the hand of "incompetent leader in juba are amongst the best leaders in Africa. God safe them!!!

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      • 6 January 11:30, by Mohammed Ali 2

        South Sudan,this "hate" is your problem!It is burning SS right now.It is burning the poor,innocent, children and women.Those who sold themselves for asylum visa will not feel the pain, misery & suffering of the poor & deprived."Gatta al jamaar" means cleaning yourself after passing urine,not drinking it!We enjoy to be clean.Enjoy your beer, after all you don’t work to earn it!Hope you are sober!

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        • 6 January 11:56, by South South

          I hate fake Arabs because they are lairs. Look how you just keep lying about where I stay right now. You keep repeating the word asylum as if you know where I live right now, because you are fake Arab, lying is in your blood. So GATHA JAMARA is cleaning after passing urine ? What about passing away shit and GATHA JAMARA ? I am laughing

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      • 6 January 13:26, by Jewish Ally

        Mohamed Ali is right to inform you about the truth, this is not a game of personality betwn Bashir, M7 and Salva Kiir but about the people of South Sudan. those who have died are now upto 7,590 soldiers and innocent civil. but because of your ignorance you are believing false report of UN that say 1000 people. shame on primitive nation.
        this is really senseless war with no objectives.

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    • 6 January 19:28, by Dumodit

      Mohammed Ali 2
      Basher is highly welcome to teach folish Kiir how to swept a wick man from people’s sight.
      He (Kiir) doesn’t stick on presidential degrees and than was why several key leaders rebel against him.
      Whatever Basher declared comes to action positively, but whatever Kiir declared cuases everyone sneer at him.
      If he agreed for "join force" Machar will shake his troop.

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  • 6 January 09:59, by Jalaby

    Sudan official position is like AU & IGAD, Mr Kiir represents the legitimate government in S Sudan and toppling his government by force will never be accepted, calling for both sides to stop this war immediately and engage yourself in peace talking!
    It’s true this conflict is over power but unfortunately it took immediately its power from tribalism which is deeply

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    • 6 January 10:03, by Jalaby

      rooted in S Sudan
      Dinka & Nuer are considered to be performing 50% or a bit more of the population in S Sudan hence the future of S Sudan cannot be determined without them and both have historically ties and relationship with people in the north of Sudan therefore Khartoum government made it very clear from day one that they will never point their gun to Dinka or Nuer

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      • 6 January 10:23, by choldit

        Jaba..,
        it is unbelievable that pple like u are missing the point here. The war is not abt the power alone. For Kirr yes it is power but for Machar it is abt surviving at the hand of Kirr but what abt the thousands of Nuer massacred in Juba last month, what do u think the war mean to their relatives?
        It is unbelievable Bashier, M7 n SRF on same side against the Nuer n South Sudanese!

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        • 6 January 10:52, by Konan

          Don’t forget Machar and his white army massacred thousand of Dinka in 1991. if Dinka forgives Nuer and accepted Machar as their VP , then Nuer should do the same. Sudan is not siding any party and don’t intend to buy a free enmity with Nuer or Dinka. Moreover, many Nuers support Kiir and many Dinkas support Machar.

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          • 6 January 10:55, by Konan

            Choldit,
            Don’t forget Machar and his white army massacred around 30,000 Dinkas in 1991. If Dinka forgives Nuer and accepted Machar as their VP , then Nuer should do the same. Sudan is not siding any party and don’t intend to buy a free enmity with Nuer or Dinka. Moreover, many Nuers support Kiir and many Dinkas support Machar.

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            • 7 January 05:15, by choldit

              Konan,
              Don’t be naive to buy into cheap policy of attaching 1991 Bor attack by Lou to Dr. Riek. Did u every asked yourself why Gajaak massacres by Dr. Garang in 1980s are not speak off by Gajaak n other Nuer? It is becoze of patriotism. We have to leave our past behind for us to live peaceful pple. But we have to prevent it frm repeating itself. U shld not massacre Nuer now becoze of 1991

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      • 6 January 11:34, by Jalaby

        The news that’s coming from Bentiu and Unity State where Machar is controlling that area, the news shows that SRF (Darfourian rebels & SPLA-N) are allying with Machar rebellion and fighting with them SPLA, Machar allowed them to mobilize and rearrange their militia inside Unity State and offered them a safe haven to attack SAF and terrorize

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        • 6 January 11:40, by Jalaby

          the innocent civilians in S Kordofan!
          Machar is using them as a pressure tool against Khartoum, he desperately needs support from Khartoum as the people over there at the edge of starvation, he needs more weapons more ammunition, more over, he wants to secure his back and gets assurance from Khartoum not to surprise him and attack him from behind!

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          • 6 January 11:47, by Jalaby

            I think Machar is playing with fire by harboring SRF, he could easily outrage Sudan and Sudan could easily attack him from behind and clear off Unity State from his troop, he experienced this before when he outraged Khartoum and then Khartoum and Paulino Matip allied together and launched a powerful attack against his troop and chased him away from oil fields in Unity

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            • 6 January 11:53, by Jalaby

              Machar needs to think wisely and behave rationally and keeps Khartoum out of this conflict, he shouldn’t drag Khartoum foot in this war otherwise he will end up paying high price as he did before after signing Khartoum peace agreement with Sudan government in 1997 and then started to play dirty game with Khartoum!!

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  • 6 January 11:16, by Northern Sudanese

    why going to juba? are you unable to afford a phone call? is it that hard to keep our name outside? watch my words, sooner or later all the blame would be at our doorsteps you continue this way.... + i hope you don’t go back!

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    • 6 January 11:35, by Mohammed Ali 2

      North Sudan, am afraid , I tend to agree with you.Barnaba was supposed to come to Khartoum today, why not wait untill you listen to him.Goodwill could be easily misunderstood.Besides, this is very complicated, it is a quagmire, you have to go through very cautiously and prudently!

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      • 6 January 12:22, by Northern Sudanese

        mohammed
        I understand your point of view but I just don’t trust global media whatsoever. as soon as they hear sudan they will blame us. just look how jewish media exaggerated and lied about darfur from 10,000 to 300,000. the truth is, it doesn’t matter to us who’s in office the only thing which matters is the oil so we should stay out as much as we could.

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    • 6 January 11:59, by South South

      Northern Sudanese,
      Shut you dirty mouth up and practice your GATHA JAMARA. Son of Mohammed !

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      • 6 January 12:19, by Northern Sudanese

        South monkey
        I didn’t ask you to offer me your dirty pussy again so you better go advertise it elsewhere, I have had enough of fucking you up online. of course , I love to keep myself clean unfortunately barbarians like you can’t thats why clean is an insult among you urine drinkers...
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8tRzM2tZFng

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        • 6 January 12:35, by South South

          Northern Sudanese,
          Son of Mohammed, a child molester prophet should be the last person to talk about cleaning. I am sure you have shit in your hands right now from " GATHA JAMARA". Shut up your dirty mouth terror. You are Fake Arab and anything fake in this world is good for nothing but dirty. Son of Mohammed !!!!

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          • 6 January 12:41, by South South

            Northern Sudanese,
            So you are dying about our oil, son of Mohammed, you will die soon. Your poor country will break up into 4 countries soon. Son of GATHA JAMARA, son of Mohammed, terror. Remember what I said to you long time ago. Arabs culture is the most stupid culture I have ever seen. They still look like penguins with all the resources God gave them. People cover their heads with table cloth

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            • 6 January 14:52, by Konan

              South Sudan,
              Your people are dying on daily basis due to such blind hatred and shamelessly you are targeting and insulting others over this forum without provocation. Instead of engaging in this nonsense why don’t you post positive and constructive comment. Surely, many Southerners don’t agree with this lowness. There is terrible and nasty smell here, did u clean yourself ? I bet u didn’t!LOL

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          • 6 January 15:12, by Northern Sudanese

            hahaha funny monkey! imagine that I had shit in my hands, its better than having shit inside my mouth. come eat it lol
            am not surprised that you call me fake, its typical since you creatures have very low IQ I bet you never heard of DNA either lol your kind is too busy sticking tongues inside a cows ass lol get a life, the only pussy you will ever see is the one you fell out of when you were born

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            • 6 January 15:48, by South South

              Northern Sudanese,
              Son of Mohammed, a child molester prophet. You practice your GATHA JAMARA with shit in your hands. People who look like penguins in their own sheet covering their heads with laundry. Real Arabs are very stupid let alone FAKE ONE. Look the resources they have, but they look like penguins. Son of Mohammed.

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              • 6 January 20:47, by Newman

                To south south,You seems like you lost your mind body. Northern Sudanese are they one that let Sudan be recognized globly and not you in the jungle south. Look what happen now within the two Years period of your alone governing without sudan support. You quickly turn into shite. Like Jallaby said it, you peoples in the south will never be better off with that mentality of your not learni-

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      • 6 January 20:38, by Mohammed Ali 2

        South Sudan, we will never stop Gataa Al Jumar, otherwise one will get his clothes smell urine.We enjoy to be clean. I wish if I was the of Mohammed.

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  • 6 January 22:44, by ahme adam

    hahahha bashir and kiir will be hunted together and arrested in Juba for crimes against humanity for crimes against Nuer and crimes against darfur people, bashir and kiir days are numbered hahah Machar Oyeeeeeeeeeeeeeee SRF OYEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE

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