South Sudan identity: Split leaves many without documents

How the splitting of Sudan and South Sudan has left many people without a formal identity.

by

    Many South Sudanese living in Sudan are being forced to live on the margins as they have no way to prove their identity.

    That's because they were there before South Sudan became an independent country seven years ago.

    Al Jazeera's Hiba Morgan reports from Khartoum.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    'We were forced out by the government soldiers'

    'We were forced out by the government soldiers'

    We dialled more than 35,000 random phone numbers to paint an accurate picture of displacement across South Sudan.

    Interactive: Plundering Cambodia's forests

    Interactive: Plundering Cambodia's forests

    Meet the man on a mission to take down Cambodia's timber tycoons and expose a rampant illegal cross-border trade.

    Pakistan's tribal areas: 'Neither faith nor union found'

    Pakistan's tribal areas: 'Neither faith nor union found'

    Residents of long-neglected northwestern tribal belt say incorporation into Pakistan has left them in a vacuum.