Posts Tagged ‘referendum on the self-determination of Southern Sudan’

Sudan: First day of south Sudan referendum ends peacefully

Sunday, January 9, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News 09,2011.

TEHRAN (Dispatches) — The first day of the referendum on self-determination in southern Sudan ended on Sunday, with no problems reported.
Polling stations in 10 states in southern Sudan, as well as polling stations in the north of the country, closed at 1400 GMT, RIA Novosti reported. Read more…

UN panel optimistic South Sudan referendum will proceed despite hurdles

Thursday, December 23, 2010 Comments off

Laaska News December 23,2010.

Newyork (UN)22 December 2010 –The head of the United Nations panel tasked with monitoring next month’s landmark referendum on the self-determination of Southern Sudan said today that his team believed that the vote will take place as planned despite remaining Read more…