de Mabior (June 23, 1945 – July 30, 2005) was a Sudanese politician and leader. From 1983 to 2005, he led the Sudan People's Liberation Army during the Second Sudanese Civil War, and following a peace agreement he briefly served as First Vice President of Sudan from 9 July 2005 until he died in a 30 July 2005 helicopter crash.
Description: Interview with BBC World Servicewas just before the signing of the (CPA) Comprehensive Peace Agreement which ended two decades civil war between Arabs moslims north... - 01.08.2007, MySpace
20.02.2012 [New York Times (blog)] - Simon Maina/Agence France-Presse — Getty ImagesThe wartime leader John Garang might have brought inclusiveness to South Sudan, but he died months after the war ended in 2005. In Wau, a city of 150000 people with new multistory buildings lining dirt
11.02.2012 [derStandard.at] - Im Süden organisierte die "Sudanesische Volksbefreiungsarmee" (SPLA) unter der Führung von John Garang den Widerstand gegen das islamische Regime in Khartum. Erst 2005 wurde in Nairobi ein Friedensabkommen unterzeichnet, das umfangreiche
07.02.2012 [Voice of America] - While D'Agoot did not want to pinpoint which nation poses the biggest threat to South Sudan's sovereignty - outside his office, in the middle of the military base - a statue of the former SPLA General John Garang points firmly toward the north.
02.02.2012 [Financial Times] - The late John Garang, who led the rebel Sudan People's Liberation Movement when it signed up for peace with Khartoum in 2005, described Mr Bashir's regime as “too deformed to be reformed”. But Khartoum has rarely had to withstand quite the combination
24.02.2012 [AllAfrica.com] - In addition, he met with Rebecca Garang, the wife of the late Dr. John Garang, leader of the SPLM and a key architect of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement signed between the North and the South in January of 2005, ending 21 years of civil war.
31.01.2012 [AllAfrica.com] - The presidential advisor, who is the widow of the late founder of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement/Army (SPLM/A), John Garang de Mabior, and popularly known as 'Mama Nyandeng', said the populations in the volatile Jonglei state would benefit from
03.02.2012 [Junge Welt] - Die SPLM um John Garang sah dies zunächst ähnlich. Auch sie war der Ansicht, daß die Frage des südlichen Sudan nicht nur eine des Südens, sondern eine der politischen Strukturen, der Art der Regierung, der Verteilung von Reichtum und Macht im ganzen