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Sudan's main rebel leader turns from war to politics

PEACE DEAL After two decades of conflict, the economist-turned-guerrilla is set to step into politics after he signs a peace agreement with Sudan's president tomorrow

AFP , NAIROBI

"We haven't had tarmac roads since creation. We are literally starting from scratch," Garang said earlier this year in his interim capital of Rumbek.

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