Peace deal in southern Sudan brings little respite for DarfurBMJ 2005; 330 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.330.7483.110-a (Published 13 January 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;330:110
- Peter Moszynski
Despite the signing on 9 January of the Comprehensive Peace Settlement for Sudan, which officially ended Africa's longest war, violence in Darfur continues to escalate, jeopardising humanitarian operations and chances of a peace dividend.
Reconstruction needs are immense. Sudan has the world's highest number of displaced people: more than six million have fled the various conflicts. The south, where two million people have died from the war, has some of the world's …