South Sudan President to Visit Khartoum Tuesday

South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir is set to visit Sudan Tuesday for talks with his Sudanese counterpart aimed at averting a cutoff of cross-border oil transfers.

The Khartoum daily al-Sudani says the two-day talks between Mr. Kiir and Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir will mark a major breakthrough in relations between the neighbors. The two countries have been at odds since South Sudan won independence from the north in 2011, after more than two decades of civil war.

Both …