A woman breastfeeds her child at a school near a polling station during a referendum in the town of Abyei on October 27, 2013. Residents of the remote and disputed Abyei border region pressed ahead with their own referendum on whether to join Sudan or South Sudan, despite warnings it could trigger violence in the volatile area.
[Credit : Goran Tomasevic/Reuters]

A woman breastfeeds her child at a school near a polling station during a referendum in the town of Abyei on October 27, 2013. Residents of the remote and disputed Abyei border region pressed ahead with their own referendum on whether to join Sudan or South Sudan, despite warnings it could trigger violence in the volatile area.

[Credit : Goran Tomasevic/Reuters]