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South Sudan

John Garang de Mabior

Date of Birth: 23/06/1945
Died: 30 July 2005


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Armed and angry

Nuer in-fighting has been impressive too especially since the 1991 split in the SPLA led by Riek Machar Teny Dhurgon (a Dok Nuer now back with Colonel John Garang de Mabior's SPLA/M) and Lam Akol Ajawin (also back in the fold)...

John Garang's present path leads to a one-party state; the southern armed groups together with their political allies form the nucleus of an opposition political party...


Peace in our time

The NIF's non-negotiable aims The name of Colonel John Garang de Mabior the SPLA/M leader is mentioned hopefully all over Khartoum as it was in 1986 during the civilian Intifada (uprising) which overthrew the dictatorial President Ja'afar Mohamed Nimeiri...

Last week a US official reportedly told John Garang that after Afghanistan and Iraq Washington needed to get rid of the image of a government that 'shoots from the hip' insisting 'We need an agreement'...


Another Addis agreement?

The newly personalised roles of Vice-President Ali Osman Mohamed Taha and the SPLA/M leader John Garang were hailed as breaking the deadlock...


Monitoring minefield

Colonel John Garang says JIUs would form the nucleus of a future national army if the south voted for unity in a referendum...


Regression

In June Colonel John Garang's delegation sorely missed the hard won interest of British International Development Secretary Clare Short...


Oppressive and totalitarian

That 'conspiracy' was in fact a peace process so advanced that the whole Sudan was anxiously awaiting a meeting between Premier El Sadig Sadeeg el Mahdi and the Sudan People's Liberation Army/Movement leader John Garang de Mabior...

They have to agree the ground should be level' Mansour Khalid Political Advisor to John Garang and once President Ja'afar Mohamed Nimeiri's Foreign Minister told Africa Confidential...


Sticking points

' John Garang told parliamentarians and aid workers in Britain's Portcullis House on 3 June...


Saving salvation

John Garang de Mabior's deputy Nhial Deng Nhial has not yet walked out...


Coordinates

In 2000 Gadet deserted Riek Machar's mainly Nuer NIF-allied Sudan People's Democratic Front and joined up with the Sudan People's Liberation Army; in January 2002 Riek's SPDF re-merged with the SPLA; after Gadet re-defected to the government in November the SPLA leader Colonel John Garang sent Riek to fight Gadet in Upper Nile in December...


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