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    South Sudan border region on edge

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    Any hope of a peaceful resolution to the problems of Upper Nile, a war-torn state on the border with north, has been laid to waste after a ceasefire accord signed between a rebel leader, George Athor, and the Southern Sudanese army crumbled.

    Some groups have surrendered to the army but others like Athor refuse.

    Al Jazeera's Haru Mutasa reports from Malakal in Upper Nile.