Juba - Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir arrived in South
Sudan Tuesday, as pressure mounts over the contested flashpoint enclave of
Abyei and other issues left unresolved since the countries split two years ago.
Bashir, an indicted war crimes suspect wanted by the
International Criminal Court, is due to meet with his southern counterpart
An AFP reporter said Bashir
was welcomed by a military guard of honour, former rebel fighters he once
battled during the two-decade civil war that led to South Sudan's independence.