martin okpareke http://kcur.org en Sudanese Refugees in KC http://kcur.org/post/sudanese-refugees-kc <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">When South Sudan gained its independence from Sudan on July </span>9<sup>th</sup><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;2011, it was the outcome of a peace deal that ended Africa’s longest running civil war; a war that resulted in millions of lives lost to ethnic and religious warfare. On this Central Standard, we explore the community of Sudanese refugees who now live in Kansas City.</span></p><p> Thu, 07 Mar 2013 15:49:03 +0000 Suzanne Hogan, Matthew Long-Middleton & Claire McInerny 33103 at http://kcur.org Sudanese Refugees in KC