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Khartoum - 2 May 2012

Sudan accuses South Sudan of planning to expand occupation

On Tuesday the Sudanese Foreign Ministry accused South Sudan of planning to 'expand aggression on Sudanese territory to occupy three border areas.'

A statement issued by the Foreign Ministry in Khartoum said South Sudan and its army are working to impose occupation of the disputed territories by force of arms.

Sudan accused South Sudan of 'occupying' the disputed border area between Darfur and Bahr al Ghazal on Monday.