TIA: This is Africa June 10th 2007 History Lesson:
This is what I have learned from Galib & through my own research on the internet.
There is the SPLA & the SPLM. (Collectively known as the SPLA/M)
SPLA: Sudanese People Liberation Army. Previously referred to as "Rebels" & sometimes still are, but now they are the "armed" section of the SPLM. SPLA formed as a result of lack of infrastructure and resources and they fo ... read more
Africa » Sudan Military regimes favoring Islamic-oriented governments have dominated national politics since independence from the UK in 1956. Sudan was embroiled in two prolonged civil wars during most of the remainder of the 20th century. These conflicts were roo... ... read more