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Sudan split frightens traders
Southern Sudanese traders who depend on the North for goods are worried about the impact of a split.
Last Modified: 03 Jan 2011 07:34 GMT

Bentiu is a southern Sudanese town closely bordering the north. Many of its traders depend on the north for goods and livelihoods.

With the increasing probability of a divided Sudan, many of these traders are concerned about what the future may hold for them.

Al Jazeera's Haru Mutasa reports.

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