Expatriates and southern Sudanese celebrate the Fourth of July at the US consulate in the southern capital of Juba, Sudan on Monday, July 4, 2011. The American independence celebration comes just five... more 
Expatriates and southern Sudanese celebrate the Fourth of July at the US consulate in the southern capital of Juba, Sudan on Monday, July 4, 2011. The American independence celebration comes just five days before southern Sudan declares its own independence from the north on July 9. The southern government said Monday that 30 African heads of state including Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir will travel to Juba for this weekend's celebrations. (AP Photo/Pete Muller) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Pete Muller
Mon, Jul 4, 2011 3:11 PM EDT