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Some north Sudanese flee south
Fearing violence, some who have lived in the south for years, pack up and head back north.
Last Modified: 10 Jan 2011 16:03 GMT

South Sudan's leader has called for the protection of all northerners who remain in the region.

But many are still leaving, unsure of their future in an independent Southern Sudan.

Al Jazeera's Casey Kauffman met some north Sudanese traders in the south Sudanese town of Aweil.

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