- Posted July 4, 2011 by
Juba, Boma, Sudan
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Cattle rustling, ethnic tension in Africa's newest nation
- Cortnee H, CNN iReport producer
As Southern Sudan prepares to declare independence on July 9, it faces a host of challenges including poverty, tribal tensions and violence. This story ties together those themes by focusing on a cattle rustling attack in a remote region, which left one man dead and another injured. The attack happened just days after Southern Sudan voted overwhelmingly to separate from the north