South Sudan's flag waved at independence ceremony in Juba
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South Sudan continues independence celebrations

The world's newest nation has continued to celebrate its creation with an independence ceremony attended by tens of thousands of people.

South Sudan was created following decades of civil war with the north, which cost the lives of some two million people - but fears over continuing conflict with Sudan remain.

Will Ross reports from Juba.

  • 09 Jul 2011
  • From the section Africa