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Volker Perthes

Date of Birth: 16 May 1958
Place of Birth: Duisburg-Homberg, Germany

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Politics in a time of war

The UN has already swallowed the forced resignation of Volker Perthes as UN Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Sudan though many quietly approved of his removal and wanted assurances on its mission presence in Sudan...

A ceasefire with monitors this time

Among the diplomatic casualties in this latest twist in events is Volker Perthes the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Sudan and Head of the United Nations Integrated Transition Assistance Mission in Sudan...

Missed deadlines are part of the plan

A call for a fatwa and a threat by a supporter of ousted President Omer Hassan Ahmed el Beshir to kill the UN envoy Volker Perthes further complicates the stalled negotiations on a return to civil rule and free elections...

Military running out of options

It was the most violent action by the military since the tripartite mediation run by the UN's Volker Perthes the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and the African Union's Mohamed el Hacen Lebatt took shape in April (AC Vol 63 No 6 The junta runs out of bread and road)...

Burhan lets the Islamists back in

Shuttle diplomacy on a broken loom On 10 May the African Union representative Mahamed el Hacen Ould Lebatt and the special UN envoy Volker Perthes were supposed to launch a new initiative to end the long and violent crisis that erupted with the latest coup in Sudan on 25 October last year (AC Vol 63 No 6 The junta runs out of bread and road)...


Schisms in the junta are widening

That's another reason for Burhan to court the Friends of Sudan and of the man leading international efforts to resolve Sudan's crisis: UN Special Representative for Sudan Volker Perthes...

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