Overview

It is December of 2009, and after decades of genocide and ethnic warfare, North Sudan’s National Congress Party and the Sudanese People’s Liberation Movement have passed the referendum law outlining the terms of the planned vote on southern independence. This committee will end on January 9th, 2011, the date of the referendum, and the success of either committee will depend on the outcomes of the referendum at the end of the final committee session, as well as on the well-being of the respective citizens of each party.


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Committee Members

Republic of the Sudan

Omar Al-Bashir, the President of Sudan, will act as the chair.

  • Ali Ahmed Karti
  • Abdul Al-Keir
  • Sadiq Al-Mahdi
  • Kamal Mohamed Obeid
  • Abdul-Wahab Mohamed Osman
  • Chol Ram Pang
  • Hassan Saleh
  • Mohammed Al-Tadabi
  • Ahmed Ibrahim El-Tahir
  • Elias Nyamlel Wakoson
  • Ali Mahmoud Abdul-Rasool
  • Eman Al-Din Adawi
  • Luka Biong
  • Dak Dob Bishok
  • Lual Achul Deng
  • Mohammed Bushra Dousa
  • Ibrahim Mahmoud Hamed
  • Abdulrahim Mohammed Hussein
  • Abdul-Bagi Al-Jailani
  • Awad Ahmed Al-Jaz

Sudanese People's Liberation Army

Salva Kiir Mayardit, the President of the South Sudanese state, will act as the chair.

  • Kerubino Kuanyin
  • Deng Alor Kuol
  • Agnes Lasuba
  • Rebecca Nyandeng de Mabior
  • Riek Machar
  • James Hoth Mai
  • Nhial Deng Nhial
  • Paulino Matip Nhial
  • James Thelweng Mathiang Rok
  • Angelina Teny
  • Oyay Deng Ajak
  • Lam Akol
  • Garang Diing Akuong
  • Gier Chuang Aluong
  • Gordon Kong Chuol
  • Taban Deng Gai
  • Faustino Atem Gauldit
  • Michael Milli Husein
  • James Wani Igga
  • John Luk Jok

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