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South Sudan

9th July 2011

Africa 7a  

SouSud12
  South Sudan #1 and #2  

perf 12, litho

Description Scott SG Mi Y&T
£1 multi 1      
£3.50 multi 2      

No Gibbons listing found as at 22nd August 2017.

A £2.50 stamp was produced but not sold in South Sudan.

Wikipedia states that,

"South Sudan became an independent state on 9 July 2011, following a referendum that passed with 98.83% of the vote. South Sudan has suffered ethnic violence and has been in a civil war since 2013; as of 2017, it had the highest score on the Fragile States Index (formerly, the Failed States Index), surpassing Somalia."

Sources: ScS, SGS.

Image from David Olson.

FI ref: 780 Page credit: NB

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