Saturday, July 09, 2011
World's Newest Nation
Today the African nation of Sudan splits in two, creating South Sudan. Strife and oil are very large concerns. Christian Science Monitor has been following both in that order. A recent post considered the new nation's oil reserves. The posting links to its earlier one about internal strife and the new nation's ability to limit it.
Wiki-image of the flag of South Sudan is in the public domain.