available languages: english May 4, 2011

The result of the January 2011 referendum on self-determination for South Sudan, along with the North’s acceptance of the outcome, paves the way for southern independence on 9 July 2011. This is the date the Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA) expires, establishing the world’s newest state: the Republic of South Sudan. What are the prospects for peace and democracy in the country?

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