By Benjamin Birnbaum - The Washington Times Shares
"What we do in the next three to six months, I believe, will determine the course of this region ..., and so it's very important that we get this right," says Scott Gration, U.S. special envoy to Sudan.
"Planning for something doesn't mean it's gonna happen," he said. "I'll tell you, I plan for my funeral. It doesn't mean I'm gonna die earlier. It just means I'm gonna have a good funeral when I die."