South Sudan

Nine police officers head to South Sudan

by editor1 / Oct 23, 2017 / 0 comments

Nine police officers left for South Sudan to serve as United Nations peacekeepers.

Humanitarian agencies start withdrawing staff from South Sudan's Upper Nile

by editor1 / Apr 20, 2017 / 0 comments

Aid agencies are withdrawing staff from South Sudan's Upper Nile region. That follows the killing of three aid workers last week. At least 82 humanitarian staff have been killed in South Sudan since civil war broke out in December 2013.

Six aid wokers ambushed and killed in South Sudan

by editor1 / Mar 27, 2017 / 0 comments

Six aid workers were ambushed and killed in South Sudan over the weekend.

Famine in Yemen, Somalia, South Sudan and Nigeria described as largest humanitarian crisis

by editor / Mar 13, 2017 / 0 comments

The world is facing its largest humanitarian crisis since the end of the Second World War. The United Nations humanitarian chief Stephen O'Brien said that more than 20 million people face the threat of starvation and famine in Yemen, Somalia, South Sudan and Nigeria.

New UN report on South Sudan reveals genocide risk has reduced

by editor / Mar 10, 2017 / 0 comments

The United Nations new report on South Sudan reveals that the risk of genocide in that country has considerably reduced.

The African Union says it is ready to deploy troops in South Sudan

by editor / Dec 15, 2016 / 0 comments

The African Union says it is ready to deploy some 4 000 troops to South Sudan to restore peace in that country.

South Sudanese artists launch a public art project

by editor / Oct 31, 2016 / 0 comments

After nearly three years of devastating civil conflict, South Sudanese artists have come together to try and get the country thinking and talking about peace, by launching a public art project in the capital Juba.

South Sudan yet to agree on the terms of deployment of an additional peace keepers

by editor / Oct 12, 2016 / 0 comments
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Houston Chronicle

South Sudan says it has not yet agreed on the terms of the deployment of an additional 4000 peace keepers to the country.

Machar's call for an armed opposition in South Sudan condemned

by editor / Sep 29, 2016 / 0 comments
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mantlethought.org

South Sudan's government has strongly condemned statements made by Riek Machar, who called for an armed opposition to the government this weekend.

South Sudan death toll rises

by producers / Aug 24, 2016 / 0 comments
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CCTV

The death in the fighting between the government and the opposition forces in South Sudan has risen.

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