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    Nuer guy from western sudan / africa by abgefahren2004, via Flickr

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      (MELANISM). The Nuer are a confederation of tribes located in South Sudan and western Ethiopia. Collectively, the Nuer form one of the largest ethnic groups in East Africa. They are a pastoral people who rely on cattle products for almost every aspect of their daily lives. The Nuer Border such tribes as the Dinka, Anyuak, Shilluk and other minor tribes in both Ethiopia and Sudan. The Nuer receive facial markings (called gaar) as part of their initiation into adulthood. ~ by Mario Gerth.

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