The difficult journey to S Sudan

Many people wanting to vote in the referendum made the journey from the north, but for some the trek was arduous.

    Tens of thousands of southern Sudanese have returned home in the lead-up to the referendum.

    Many of them say they were treated as second-class citizens in the north.

    Al Jazeera's Casey Kauffman joined 20-year old Angelo Angwei as he arrived back in his homeland for the first time.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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