Visite de Salva Kiir Mayardit, président du Soudan du Sud, à José Manuel Barroso: point de presse conjoint
On 20 March 2012, José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, met with Salva Kiir Mayardit, President of South Sudan in Brussels. They talked about the latest developments in the conflict between Sudan and South Sudan. The European Commission has called for a negotiated settlement for all outstanding post-secession issues, in particular oil, citizenship and borders. President Barroso also expressed serious concern about the escalation of violence and continued cross-border military activity.