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Sunday 9 january 2011 - Juba, Sudan - Southern Sudaneses wave a South Sudan flag and a photo of Salva Kiir Mayardit during the referendum at the John Garang memorial mausoleum where a polling station is being set up in Juba. About four million Southern Sudanese voters began casting their ballots Sunday in a weeklong referendum on independence that is expected to split Africa's largest nation in two. Photo credit: Benedicte Desrus