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Counting begins after Abyei referendum
Questions remain on outcome validity as neither Sudan nor South Sudan, which claim oil-rich region, endorsed exercise.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2013 12:20 GMT
Abyei referendum enters second day
Residents in oil-rich region claimed by Sudan and South Sudan vote to decide which country they belong to.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2013 12:26 GMT
Sudan and South Sudan boost relations
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, on a visit to Juba, says diplomacy and trade will be normalised.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2013 22:01 GMT
Profile: Abyei an emblem of southern struggle
Oil-rich region claimed by South Sudan and the Sudanese government is potential flashpoint for violence.
Last updated: 22 May 2011 20:00 GMT
UN urges Sudan to pull out of Abyei
Call comes after Sudanese troops gained control of disputed region and moved tanks into main town.
Last updated: 22 May 2011 16:23 GMT
North Sudan army takes control of Abyei
North Sudan's army gains control of key town in disputed Abyei region after bombing villages and entering with tanks.
Last updated: 22 May 2011 10:24 GMT
Unrest feared as Sudan talks stall
Ruling party plays down talk of war after talks on oi-rich Abyei region break down.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2010 19:52 GMT
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