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Dinka Ngok members to choose national identity in contentious vote

Dinka Ngok members to choose national identity in contentious vote

| October 26, 2013

(GIN)—Members of the Dinka Ngok ethnic group are returning en masse to their homes in the oil-rich Abyei region, intent on a unilateral referendum on national identity that may have explosive consequences. The exodus began after Sudanese leaders failed to schedule an internationally-backed referendum this month. It would have allowed all Abyei citizens to choose […]

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