1978 - Oil discovered in Unity State in southern Sudan.. Second civil war. 1983 - Fighting breaks out again between north and south Sudan, under leadership of John Garang's Sudanese People's ...
South Sudan hasn’t known peace since it became an independent nation in 2011. Take a look at the timeline below for a peek into the country’s history, from its violent split from Sudan through to today.
Sudan profile - Timeline. ... 2002 - Machakos Protocol talks in Kenya lead to breakthrough agreement with southern rebels on ending civil war. Provide for south to seek self-determination after ...
Timeline with background information on the conflict in Sudan. 1899: Sudan comes under British/Egyptian rule. 1916: Sultanate of Darfur incorporated into Sudan. 1955: First civil war begins between the South and North. 1956: Sudan achieves independence. 1958: General Abbud leads the first military coup against the civilian government. 1962: Civil war breaks out in the predominately Christian ...
A brief history of modern Sudan and South Sudan ... The following brief timeline lays out the most recent phase in Sudan and South Sudan's history, beginning with imperialist intervention. 1820: Egypt conquers northern parts of Sudan, ... Mid-1980s: Civil war rages through the south. The SPLA battles government forces and attempts to gain control.
This is a timeline of Sudanese history, comprising important legal and territorial changes and political events in Sudan and its predecessor states.To read about the background to these events, see History of Sudan.See that the list of governors of pre-independence Sudan and list of heads of state of Sudan
The Second Sudanese Civil War was a conflict from 1983 to 2005 between the central Sudanese government and the Sudan People's Liberation Army.It was largely a continuation of the First Sudanese Civil War of 1955 to 1972. Although it originated in southern Sudan, the civil war spread to the Nuba mountains and the Blue Nile.It lasted for 22 years and is one of the longest civil wars on record.
The First Sudanese Civil War The First Sudanese Civil War between the North and the South ended with the Addis Ababa Agreement, supposedly allowed the South to govern itself. This agreement only lasted a few years. Period: Jan 1, 1983 to Jan 1, 2005 ... The Great War Timeline.
An interactive timeline charting how South Sudan descended from conflict to the brink of famine
Timeline of Recent Intra-Southern Conflict Note: This timeline is based on a range of sources, including key informant interviews and public reporting. While the HSBA has made every effort to confirm the facts, the rapidly evolving security situation in South Sudan makes independent verification of all events impossible.