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** FILE ** Sudanese armed forces ride a military vehicle in the oil-rich border town of Heglig, Sudan, on Tuesday, April 24, 2012. (AP Photo/Abd Raouf)

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** FILE ** Sudanese armed forces ride a military vehicle in the oil-rich border town of Heglig, Sudan, on Tuesday, April 24, 2012. (AP Photo/Abd Raouf)

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Members of the Sudanese armed forces raise their weapons during a visit by President Omar al-Bashir in Heglig, Sudan, on Monday, April 23, 2012. (AP Photo)

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GRAPHIC: A look at the issues in the dispute between Sudan and South Sudan. (The Washington Times)

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Sudanese state Minister of Information Sana Hamad poses April 24, 2012, for a photo with Sudanese armed forces at the oil-rich border town of Heglig, Sudan. (Associated Press)

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Sudanese state Minister of Information Sana Hamad poses April 24, 2012, for a photo with Sudanese armed forces at the oil-rich border town of Heglig, Sudan. (Associated Press)

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Sudanese armed forces ride in a military vehicle at the oil-rich border town of Heglig, Sudan, on Tuesday, April 24, 2012. (AP Photo/Abd Raouf)

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Sudanese armed forces ride in a military vehicle at the oil-rich border town of Heglig, Sudan, on Tuesday, April 24, 2012. (AP Photo/Abd Raouf)

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On the day he was welcomed at a ceremony in Beijing, South Sudanese President Salva Kiir said Sudan "has declared war" on his country. (Associated Press)

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South Sudanese President Salva Kiir reviews an honor guard with Chinese President Hu Jintao during a welcoming ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. The Obama administration has been working closely with Beijing to try to prevent a full-fledged war between Sudan and South Sudan, where bombs dropped overnight heightened tensions. (Associated Press)

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On the day he was welcomed at a ceremony in Beijing, South Sudanese President Salva Kiir said Sudan "has declared war" on his country. (Associated Press)

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Members of the Sudanese armed forces raise their weapons during a visit by President Omar al-Bashir in Heglig, Sudan, on Monday, April 23, 2012. (AP Photo)

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People cheer during a speech by President Omar al-Bashir in Khartoum, Sudan, on Friday, April 20, 2012. Sudan said Friday its forces had driven South Sudanese troops from a contested oil town near the countries' ill-defined border. (AP Photo/Abd Raouf)

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**FILE ** People cheer during President Omar al-Bashir's speech in Khartoum, Sudan, on April 20, 2012. (Associated Press)

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People cheer during a speech by President Omar al-Bashir in Khartoum, Sudan, on Friday, April 20, 2012. Sudan said Friday its forces had driven South Sudanese troops from a contested oil town near the countries' ill-defined border. (AP Photo/Abd Raouf)

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**FILE** Joseph Kony, leader of the Lord's Resistance Army, meets July 31, 2006, with a delegation of 160 officials and lawmakers from northern Uganda and representatives of non-governmental organizations in Congo near the Sudan border. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** Barnaba Benjamin Marial (right), the South Sudanese minister of information, and military spokesman Philip Aguer brief the media on March 27, 2012, in Juba, South Sudan, about recent fighting between Sudanese and South Sudanese forces along the north-south border. (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** Joseph Kony, leader of the Lord's Resistance Army, meets in July 2006 with a delegation of 160 officials and lawmakers from northern Uganda and representatives of non-governmental organizations in Congo near the Sudan border. (Associated Press)

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Actor George Clooney responds March 14, 2012, to questions at the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Sudan and South Sudan. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

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Actor George Clooney (right) responds March 14, 2012, to questions at the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Sudan and South Sudan. To his right are John Prendergast (center), co-founder of Satellite Sentinel Project and Enough Project, and Jonathan Temin, director of the United States Institute of Peace's Sudan program. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)