Last month’s military blitz by the Ethiopian government was the tipping point of a long crisis. Internal and external actors are watching closely for its impact. A long, detailed analysis by prof. Uoldelul Chelati Dirar.
- The fragility of the agreements signed is there for everyone to see and contradicts President Al Bashir’s triumphant statements, when, speaking on State television and to the international press, he declared that the civil war in Darfur was “over.” Not all the players in the Sudanese political scenario wish for reconciliation. On the contrary, there have been violent clashes between government troops and the rebels of the Sudan Liberation Army (SLA/SLM), a group that has not signed the truce.