Sudanese political factions meet in Cairo with little prospect of peace

Sudanese refugees collect water from a borehole at the Gorom Refugee camp hosting Sudanese refugees who fled fighting In January near Juba, in South Sudan. (REUTERS/Samir Bol/File Photo)

Rival Sudanese political factions formally attended reconciliation talks in Cairo on Saturday, the first since a conflict in the country began almost 15 months ago, but admitted there was little prospect of quickly ending the war.