Africa

    • People wave South Sudanese flags as they celebrate referendum results in town of Abyei, Oct. 31, 2013.
    • A man waves a South Sudanese flag as he celebrates referendum results in the town of Abyei, Oct. 31, 2013.
    • A woman votes in a polling station during a referendum in the town of Abyei, Oct. 28, 2013.
    • A woman inks her finger after voting in a polling station located in a school in Abyei, Oct. 28, 2013.
    • Women wait to vote inside a polling station located in a school during a referendum in the town of Abyei, Oct. 28, 2013.
    • A man pours drinking water at a former school near polling station in Abyei, Oct. 28, 2013.
    • A man waits inside a mosquito tent in a school to vote near a polling station during a referendum in Abyei, Oct. 27, 2013.
    • Men wait to vote at a school during a referendum in the town of Abyei, Oct. 27, 2013.
    • Voters wait in line to cast their vote, as others have their fingers dipped in ink to show they have done so, in an abandoned school used as a polling center in the disputed border region of Abyei, Oct. 27, 2013.

    Abyei Residents Vote on Whether to Join Sudan or South Sudan

    Published October 31, 2013


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