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Leaders of Sudan, South Sudan start talks to defuse tension


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South Sudan's President Salva Kiir (C) shakes hands with Ethiopia's Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn as he arrives for talks with leaders from Sudan in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa January 4, 2013. Sudan's President Omar Hassan al-Bashir and Kiir are scheduled to hold a summit on Friday aimed at resolving security conflicts between the two countries so as to allow oil exports to resume. REUTERS/Tiksa Negeri