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The EU concerned about the situation in South Sudan

(BRUSSELS2) Tens of thousands of displaced people, civilian victims in an unknown number, assassinations and other human rights violations... The EU remains concerned by the situation in South Kordofan, a region bordering the new State of South Sudan and Sudan. In a press release, Catherine Ashton, the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs, calls on “the parties to agree on an immediate cessation of hostilities “immediate and unconditional” and to ensure the protection of civilians and allow a full and unfettered humanitarian access to all who need it.

Nicolas Gros Verheyde

Chief editor of the B2 site. Graduated in European law from the University of Paris I Pantheon Sorbonne and listener to the 65th session of the IHEDN (Institut des Hautes Etudes de la Défense Nationale. Journalist since 1989, founded B2 - Bruxelles2 in 2008. EU/NATO correspondent in Brussels for Sud-Ouest (previously West-France and France-Soir).

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