28: SUDANESE POLITICAL ORGANISATIONS: SOUTHERN
SUDANESE OPPOSITION AND REBEL GROUPS
Free South Sudan, The
"This site does not claim to officially represent any group
or interest in the South, rather it is the cumulation of personal
dreams and effort".
Free Sudan Center
National Democratic Alliance
"The NDA is composed of the political parties, trade unions
and officers of the Legitimate Command of the Sudanese Armed
Forces, the armed factions and independent national personalities
which signed the NDA's National Charter of October 1989".
New Sudanese Indigenous Non-Governmental Organisations (NESI)
"[A]n indigenous civilian body working full time in the new
Sudan. It safeguard the rights of civilians by performing a
watchdog role. The networks vision is to enhance the dignity
of new Sudanese people. To achieve this, the network is putting
tremendous effort towards the realisation of an effective, strong
and independent civil society".
New Sudan Council of Churches, The
Nominally an independent Christian organisation, but in reality
a front group for the SPLA.
"Nuba Survival's primary objective is to focus on the predicament
of the Nuba people of Sudan. This involves supporting activities
of local humanitarian agencies in the Nuba Mountains and educating
the international media about Nuba cultural heritage". A UK-based
South Sudanese Comprehension
"[C]omprehensively strives to unite the people of Southern Sudan".
South Sudanese Friends International
"SSFI is committed to grassroots solutions in southern Sudan.
Founded in 1994 by Wal and Julia Duany, and based in Bloomington,
Indiana, SSFI has spent years working behind the scenes, bringing
people together for talks... In January, 2000 Wal resigned from
SSFI's board of directors when he assumed a new role as chairman
of the South Sudan Liberation Movement".
South Sudanese Students Association
"Our association is fundamentally based up on the realisation
that we need to have an association representing the ideals
and aspiration of the south Sudanese people and on the belief
that south Sudanese here at ISU[Iowa State University] as well
as at other colleges in the United States of America, students
and non-students alike, must provide and promote equal education,
culture, and social among its people and share it with people
of other cultures".
Sudan Alliance Forces (SAF)
Sudan National Alliance/Sudan Alliance Forces - Office in Poland
Sudan News Website
Not an objective news site but a propaganda organ of the SPLA.
Sudan People's Liberation Movement/Sudan People' Democratic
People's Liberation Army/Sudan People's Defence Forces
Sudan People's Liberation Movement
John Garang - "The Call for Democracy in Sudan" Details of SPLA
leader Garang's book.
John Garang - "John Garang Clarifies What the SPLM/A is Fighting
For", 25 January 1997, Politics File No. 8, Politics File No.
8, The Sudan Foundation, 1997
And see also:
Human Rights Watch/Africa - "A Letter From Human Rights Watch/Africa
to Dr. John Garang, Commander of the Sudan People's Liberation
Army" [Concerning the SPLA's abduction of children to
force them into service in the rebel forces] (Edited With an
Introduction by Dr. Sean Gabb), Peace File No. 12, The Sudan
Dr. Sean Gabb - "Sudan's Missing Children: An Open Letter to
Mrs. Hillary Rodham Clinton, First Lady of the United States
of America, on the Abuse of Children in Military Conflicts,
27th March 1998", Human Rights File No. 4, The Sudan Foundation,
Dr. Sean Gabb - "Why Do You Continue Fighting?: An Open Letter
to Dr. John Garang", Politics File No. 19, The Sudan Foundation,
Sudan Foundation, The - "Where Are the Children?: John Garang,
and Sudan's Missing Children", Human Rights File No. 1, The
Sudan Foundation, 1998
*Sudan Foundation, The - Why Not Peace?: An Open Letter to John
Politics File No. 30, The Sudan Foundation, 1999
Sudan People's Liberation Movement News Agency (SPLANA)
Sudanese Refugees in the UK