Location: Northeastern Africa.
Borders: Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Central African Republic.
Area: 619,745 km2.
Currency: South Sudanese Pound SSP.
Independence from Sudan: year 2011.
Visit South Sudan South Sudan was internationally declared independent at midnight on the 9th of July 2011. At this time all South Sudanese celebrated and ended 20 years of struggle against the regime of the northern capital Khartoum in Sudan. Scattered throughout the city of Juba, huge billboards, posters, banners and advertisements, congratulated the new country, its president Salva Kiir Mayardit, and the martyr of independence Dr. John Garang Mabior. In many places around the city of Juba and even a few days after independence there were a lot of people celebrating and dancing on the streets. Happiness was visible in the expressions of the people all South Sudan. Video of people celebrating Independence Day I had the opportunity to travel to South Sudan during the early days of its independence. The reason why I went to East Africa at this time was exclusively to watch the celebrations of the new…
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