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2 July 2011

Daily Nation (Nairobi)

Southern Sudan is facing a major challenge of disarming more than 150,000 soldiers and easing them back to civilian life when it gains independence this week. Southern Sudan Disarmament Demobilisation and Reintegration Commission chairman William Deng Deng said the new state wants to get rid of excess forces including the elderly, disabled and children. "These are soldiers that are no longer useful after the war. We now need an organised, professional, controllable... (

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