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Take a look at this photo gallery showing how the UN Peacekeeping Mission UNMIS worked to build peace and security for the people of Sudan since it began in 2005. The mandate of UNMIS ends today, 9 July 2011, as South Sudan becomes independent. 

The birth of the Republic of South Sudan is the culmination of a six-year peace process and a new chapter in a region that has seen little peace in the last 50 years.

What role did UN peacekeeping play in the independence of South Sudan and what happens next? Answers and more here.

A new mission was created Friday for the world’s newest country, South Sudan.

How does a new country become a UN member state? Here is the official process.