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AllAfrica.com
UN Must Expedite Right to Self-Determination of Sahrawi People - ChairpersonSouth Sudan we take heart the recent developments of the swearing-in of Dr Riek
UN Must Expedite Right to Self-Determination of Sahrawi People - Chairperson
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South Sudan we take heart the recent developments of the swearing-in of Dr Riek Machar as Deputy President. Hopefully, Juba has taken a step in the walk towards silencing the guns, by establishing the Government of National Unity. The Great... Read more
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Salon.com
Trump terrifies the planet: The entire world is watching us with fear and loathingstarts again. “It’s one of the worse places in the world,” someone had assured
Trump terrifies the planet: The entire world is watching us with fear and loathing
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
starts again. “It’s one of the worse places in the world,” someone had assured me before I left South Sudan’s capital, Juba, for this hellscape of burnt-out buildings and unburied bones that goes by the name of Leer. A lantern on a nearby... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Nick Turse, It Can't Happen Here, Can It?starts again. "It's one of the worse places in the world," someone had assured
Nick Turse, It Can't Happen Here, Can It?
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
starts again. "It's one of the worse places in the world," someone had assured me before I left South Sudan's capital, Juba, for this hellscape of burnt-out buildings and unburied bones that goes by the name of Leer. A lantern on a nearby... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Fighters Attack Soldiersthan a week after the leader of the South Sudanese opposition forces, Riek Mach
Opposition Fighters Attack Soldiers
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than a week after the leader of the South Sudanese opposition forces, Riek Machar, was sworn-in as First Vice-President in Juba. Combatants of his Sudan People's Liberation Movement-In Opposition (SPLM-IO) attacked South Sudanese soldiers in the... Read more
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China Donates U.S.$ 550,000 to Support South Sudan Peace ProcessJuba — The Chinese government has donated 550,000 U.S. dollars and office equip
China Donates U.S.$ 550,000 to Support South Sudan Peace Process
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Juba — The Chinese government has donated 550,000 U.S. dollars and office equipment worth 150,000 dollars to a ceasefire monitoring body of South Sudan's newly-formed unity government. Chinese Ambassador to South Sudan, Ma Qiang, said on Friday the... Read more
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DW
South Sudan: Still broadcasting loud and clear |financial and political pressure, it broadcasts everyday thanks to a 72 meter-h
South Sudan: Still broadcasting loud and clear |
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financial and political pressure, it broadcasts everyday thanks to a 72 meter-high radio antenna in the country's capital, Juba. The only disruptions these days have been caused by an electrical generator that occasionally malfunctions. Vital... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Woos S. Sudan After Oil Pipeline Deal With Uganda CollapsesLamu Port to be used as an export point for South Sudan crude oil. Mr Nyaga ho
Kenya Woos S. Sudan After Oil Pipeline Deal With Uganda Collapses
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Lamu Port to be used as an export point for South Sudan crude oil. Mr Nyaga however said there is no guarantee that the Juba deal will come to Kenya. He noted that if all considerations are put together, it would take Kenya "too much... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Still Broadcasting Loud and Clearhas the editorial process under control as she assigns the topics of the day. O
Still Broadcasting Loud and Clear
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has the editorial process under control as she assigns the topics of the day. One reporter will call in at the town hall in Juba to ask about a possible cholera outbreak. Someone also has to cover a demonstration for women's rights, a topic close to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Security Clause Now Harder to Implementissues in the South Sudan peace agreement. Apart from the frequent violation o
Security Clause Now Harder to Implement
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issues in the South Sudan peace agreement. Apart from the frequent violation of the ceasefire, the demilitarisation of Juba and the cantonment of the former fighting forces in designated areas has been complicated with suspicion between the two... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Juba Government to Revive Economy in the Face of Weak Currency, Low Oil Priceshave left local and regional businesses collapse, while unemployment has increa
Juba Government to Revive Economy in the Face of Weak Currency, Low Oil Prices
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have left local and regional businesses collapse, while unemployment has increased. Daniel Bol, a dealer in cereals at Juba's main market of Konyo Konyo, is a worried man as he has to pay brokers to get his products across the border from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Juba Grapples With Issue of Perpetrators of Crimebetween national reconciliation and the need to bring those who committed war c
Juba Grapples With Issue of Perpetrators of Crime
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between national reconciliation and the need to bring those who committed war crimes to book. A tour of the capital Juba reveals that while the Dinka and the Nuer communities -- the antagonists in the civil war -- have now decides to... Read more
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Nation Looks to Machar, Kiir for ReconciliationThe arrival of South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar in Juba and his swearing
Nation Looks to Machar, Kiir for Reconciliation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The arrival of South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar in Juba and his swearing in as Vice-President on Tuesday set the stage for the formation of Transitional Government of National Unity. Most residents of Juba are yearning to put the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Juba Asks Nairobi Court to Release Frozen Fundswith CfC Stanbic Bank, arguing that the $18 million in the account is part of t
Juba Asks Nairobi Court to Release Frozen Funds
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with CfC Stanbic Bank, arguing that the $18 million in the account is part of the country's emergency operation fund. The Juba-based government says in court documents that the funds in CfC Stanbic had been earmarked for easing the economic and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Should Now Concentrate On Lapsset, the Bigger Picturemarket. Uganda may now look more attractive, given the current turmoil in Sout
Kenya Should Now Concentrate On Lapsset, the Bigger Picture
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market. Uganda may now look more attractive, given the current turmoil in South Sudan. However, daybreak for Juba will arrive. Let us be there with a pipeline when that day dawns. One thing is clear though. Delivering on big impact... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What the Transitional Government Should Do for Peace in South Sudanlosses from currency devaluation. With contraction, non-oil revenues reduced, i
What the Transitional Government Should Do for Peace in South Sudan
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losses from currency devaluation. With contraction, non-oil revenues reduced, increasing fiscal gap for the government. In Juba all seems well but in the outskirts, the true picture of the war plays out. It is common to see women begging on the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Egypt Welcomes Machar's Return to JubaThe Egyptian Foreign Ministry welcomed the return of South Sudan's rebel leader
Egypt Welcomes Machar's Return to Juba
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Egyptian Foreign Ministry welcomed the return of South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar to Juba and being sworn in as vice-president in line with a peace deal aimed at ending more than two years of conflict. Machar returned earlier to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Will Juba Salvage Kenya's Pipeline Dream?on its preferred route for transporting its oil, as it awaits the outcome of ta
Will Juba Salvage Kenya's Pipeline Dream?
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on its preferred route for transporting its oil, as it awaits the outcome of talks with Sudan over transfer costs. Juba was Kenya's last hope for a partner on the oil pipeline, following Uganda's recent decision to take its oil to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EAC Speakers Forum Urges Peace in RegionMachar. "I congratulate them for peace accord brokered recently and wish them
EAC Speakers Forum Urges Peace in Region
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Machar. "I congratulate them for peace accord brokered recently and wish them well. With the arrival of Riek Machar in Juba and being sworn in as Vice President the future looks prosperous," he stated. Kenya National Assembly Speaker Justin... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Of Cholera, Rabies and Malaria - an Air Ticket to Hell?Prof. Mahmood Mamdani. One of the antagonists in South Sudan's theatre of war,
Of Cholera, Rabies and Malaria - an Air Ticket to Hell?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Prof. Mahmood Mamdani. One of the antagonists in South Sudan's theatre of war, Dr Riek Machar, returned to the capital Juba where he was installed as vice-president by President Salva Kiir in a unity government; but until both men are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gulu Residents Rush for Free Diesel As Another Fuel Tanker OverturnsGulu residents rushed to siphon free fuel following an accident in which anothe
Gulu Residents Rush for Free Diesel As Another Fuel Tanker Overturns
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Gulu residents rushed to siphon free fuel following an accident in which another fuel tanker over turned along Gulu-Juba Highway Sunday morning. The incidence happened at custom corner in Patuda parish, Layibi division a few kilometers from Gulu... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former Rebels, Ex-Detainees in President Salva Kiir's CabinetDr Machar in the capital in December 2013, soon after the latter was sacked as
Former Rebels, Ex-Detainees in President Salva Kiir's Cabinet
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Dr Machar in the capital in December 2013, soon after the latter was sacked as first vice president. Dr Machar returned to Juba on Tuesday after a week-long delay that saw both sides trade accusations. Upon his return he called for "unity" that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nation Unveils Unity Government Amid ConcernsGovernment of National Unity is a key step to restore peace in the war-torn nat
Nation Unveils Unity Government Amid Concerns
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Government of National Unity is a key step to restore peace in the war-torn nation. However, some residents in the capital Juba told DW they saw little change in the new cabinet line-up. "There is no difference. These are the same people who led... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
South Sudan: 32 kidnapped Ethiopian children recoveredJUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Authorities in South Sudan said they have recovered 32
South Sudan: 32 kidnapped Ethiopian children recovered
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Authorities in South Sudan said they have recovered 32 of the 125 Ethiopian children who the Ethiopian government said were abducted from its Gambela region two weeks ago during a deadly cattle raid blamed on a South Sudanese... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 30 April 2016hearts and kidneys but appear to be sharing a liver. The formation of a new ca
African Press Review 30 April 2016
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hearts and kidneys but appear to be sharing a liver. The formation of a new cabinet in South Sudan after the return to Juba by rebel leader Reik Machar is a step forward towards ending the two-year civil war that claimed thousands of lives and... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
How a Sudanese man, likely almost 30, ended up playing high school basketball in WindsorSudan, Nicola said, was about the size of his host’s living room. And the ready
How a Sudanese man, likely almost 30, ended up playing high school basketball in Windsor
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Sudan, Nicola said, was about the size of his host’s living room. And the ready supply of electricity was a novelty: in Juba, the South Sudanese capital, only families with a generator and plenty of diesel fuel could turn the lights on when they... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Machar Pegs Juba Arrival On His Force Being ArmedSouth Sudan's vice-president designate Riek Machar is now expected to arrive in
Machar Pegs Juba Arrival On His Force Being Armed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
South Sudan's vice-president designate Riek Machar is now expected to arrive in Juba this week after the government backed down on its earlier position that the rebel leader would not be allowed to return to the country with sophisticated weapons... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ministerial Portfolios Key Step After Machar's Returnkey element of the country's peace agreement and its formation comes after rebe
Ministerial Portfolios Key Step After Machar's Return
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key element of the country's peace agreement and its formation comes after rebel leader Riek Machar returned to the capital Juba and was sworn-in as vice president. "Tomorrow, the transitional government of national unity for South Sudan will be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mfumukeko Takes Over EAC With U.S.$11 Million Budget Deficitof agreed CET rates enhanced. The historic decision of 17th ordinary Summit of
Mfumukeko Takes Over EAC With U.S.$11 Million Budget Deficit
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of agreed CET rates enhanced. The historic decision of 17th ordinary Summit of EAC Heads of State in Arusha to admit Juba into the community has created a robust Common Market of over 150 million people, a key factor in boosting trade and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda Looks to Tanzania for Rail Transport As Uganda Falters On SGRwhich came to be referred to as the "Coalition of the Willing" included the SGR
Rwanda Looks to Tanzania for Rail Transport As Uganda Falters On SGR
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which came to be referred to as the "Coalition of the Willing" included the SGR from Mombasa to Kampala, Kigali and Juba; and a common crude oil pipeline to serve the new oil discoveries in Kenya and Uganda, and the existing oil fields in... Read more
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FOX News
South Sudan: 32 kidnapped Ethiopian children recoveredJUBA, South Sudan – Authorities in South Sudan said they have recovered 32 of t
South Sudan: 32 kidnapped Ethiopian children recovered
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan – Authorities in South Sudan said they have recovered 32 of the 125 Ethiopian children who the Ethiopian government said were abducted from its Gambela region two weeks ago during a deadly cattle raid blamed on a South Sudanese... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
South Sudan: 32 kidnapped Ethiopian children recoveredJUBA, South Sudan (AP) - Authorities in South Sudan said they have recovered 32
South Sudan: 32 kidnapped Ethiopian children recovered
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - Authorities in South Sudan said they have recovered 32 of the 125 Ethiopian children who the Ethiopian government said were abducted from its Gambela region two weeks ago during a deadly cattle raid blamed on a South Sudanese... Read more
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Brandon Sun
South Sudan: 32 kidnapped Ethiopian children recoveredJUBA, South Sudan - Authorities in South Sudan said they have recovered 32 of t
South Sudan: 32 kidnapped Ethiopian children recovered
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan - Authorities in South Sudan said they have recovered 32 of the 125 Ethiopian children who the Ethiopian government said were abducted from its Gambela region two weeks ago during a deadly cattle raid blamed on a South Sudanese... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
South Sudan: 32 kidnapped Ethiopian children recoveredJUBA, South Sudan (AP) - Authorities in South Sudan said they have recovered 32
South Sudan: 32 kidnapped Ethiopian children recovered
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - Authorities in South Sudan said they have recovered 32 of the 125 Ethiopian children who the Ethiopian government said were abducted from its Gambela region two weeks ago during a deadly cattle raid blamed on a South Sudanese... Read more
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Boston Herald
South Sudan forms new coalition government of national unityJUBA, South Sudan — South Sudan's leaders have formed a transitional coalition
South Sudan forms new coalition government of national unity
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan — South Sudan's leaders have formed a transitional coalition government bringing together politicians from the government and the armed opposition who have been at war for two and a half years. The new government is led by... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
South Sudan forms new coalition government of national unityJUBA, South Sudan (AP) - South Sudan's leaders have formed a transitional coali
South Sudan forms new coalition government of national unity
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - South Sudan's leaders have formed a transitional coalition government bringing together politicians from the government and the armed opposition who have been at war for two and a half years. The new government is led by... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
South Sudan forms new coalition government of national unityJUBA, South Sudan (AP) - South Sudan's leaders have formed a transitional coali
South Sudan forms new coalition government of national unity
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - South Sudan's leaders have formed a transitional coalition government bringing together politicians from the government and the armed opposition who have been at war for two and a half years. The new government is led by... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
South Sudan forms new coalition government of national unityas the two sit to be photographed following the first meeting of a new transiti
South Sudan forms new coalition government of national unity
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
as the two sit to be photographed following the first meeting of a new transitional coalition government, in the capital Juba, South Sudan Friday, April 29, 2016. The two leaders have formed a transitional coalition government including... Read more
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Gulf News
Unity government takes shape in South SudanSalva Kiir, right, shake hands following the first meeting of a new transitiona
Unity government takes shape in South Sudan
Gulf News / Posted 5 days ago
Salva Kiir, right, shake hands following the first meeting of a new transitional coalition government, in the capital Juba, South Sudan Friday, April 29, 2016. The two leaders have formed a transitional coalition government including... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
South Sudan forms new coalition government of national unityJUBA, South Sudan (AP) - South Sudan's leaders have formed a transitional coali
South Sudan forms new coalition government of national unity
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - South Sudan's leaders have formed a transitional coalition government bringing together politicians from the government and the armed opposition who have been at war for two and a half years. The new government is led by... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
South Sudan forms unity governmentall hostilities". The transitional government is to remain in place until Octob
South Sudan forms unity government
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
all hostilities". The transitional government is to remain in place until October 2018. Machar returned to the capital Juba on Tuesday and was immediately sworn into the post of vice president -- a position he was sacked from five months before... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
South Sudan forms new coalition government of national unityJUBA, South Sudan (AP) - South Sudan's leaders have formed a transitional coali
South Sudan forms new coalition government of national unity
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - South Sudan's leaders have formed a transitional coalition government including politicians from the government and the armed opposition who have been at war for two and a half years. President Salva Kiir appealed to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Admits Hackers Stole Data From Foreign Affairs Ministryinternational trade agreements and letters discussing security in South Sudan.
Govt Admits Hackers Stole Data From Foreign Affairs Ministry
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international trade agreements and letters discussing security in South Sudan. They are reports from the Kenyan mission in Juba at the start of the conflict, when the Kenya Air Force was called in to rescue Kenyans caught up in the chaos. The... Read more
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iol.co.za
South Sudan ‘forms unity government’Juba - South Sudan President Salva Kiir has named his transitional unity govern
South Sudan ‘forms unity government’
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
Juba - South Sudan President Salva Kiir has named his transitional unity government, sharing power with ex-rebels in a key step in a long-delayed peace process, a decree read out on Friday said. Under terms of an August 2015 peace deal, the 30... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tanzanians Hail Return of Sudanese Leaderin Kagera Region celebrated with jubilation reports that South Sudan's rebel ch
Tanzanians Hail Return of Sudanese Leader
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in Kagera Region celebrated with jubilation reports that South Sudan's rebel chief Dr Riek Machar had finally returned to Juba on Tuesday, and was sworn in as Vice-President of the world's newest country, calling for "unity" after more than two... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Warns it Could Sanction Leadersworld's youngest nation. Rebel leader Machar was sworn in as vice president on
U.S. Warns it Could Sanction Leaders
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world's youngest nation. Rebel leader Machar was sworn in as vice president on Tuesday after he returned to the capital, Juba, from his base in neighbouring Ethiopia after several delays. He blamed the South Sudan government for obstructing his... Read more
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Aljazeera
South Sudan: After war, fears of a health emergencySudan and doctors in the public hospitals are used to working with very little,
South Sudan: After war, fears of a health emergency
Aljazeera / Posted 6 days ago
Sudan and doctors in the public hospitals are used to working with very little," Al Jazeera's Anna Cavel, reporting from Juba, said. "But a further reduction in supply will only mean one thing, and that’s even more unnecessary deaths and... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
South Sudan forges unity government: presidential decreeJUBA - South Sudan President Salva Kiir has named his transitional unity govern
South Sudan forges unity government: presidential decree
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
JUBA - South Sudan President Salva Kiir has named his transitional unity government sharing power with ex-rebels, a key step in a long-delayed peace process, a decree read out Friday said. South Sudan President Salva Kiir (R) delivers a statement as... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Machar and Kiir procrastinateAs Al-Ahram Weekly went to press, news percolated of the arrival in the South S
Machar and Kiir procrastinate
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
As Al-Ahram Weekly went to press, news percolated of the arrival in the South Sudanese capital, Juba, of Reik Machar, Machar who fled Juba at the start of the civil war in December 2013 and he was warmly welcomed by South Sudanese President Salva... Read more
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Rappler
South Sudan forges unity government – presidential decreeMission in South Sudan (UNMISS) showing South Sudan first Vice-President-Design
South Sudan forges unity government – presidential decree
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) showing South Sudan first Vice-President-Designate Riek Machar disembarking from a plane at Juba International Airport, Juba, South Sudan, April 26, 2016. Handout photo by Isaac Billy/UNMISS/EPA JUBA, South Sudan –... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EA Bloc Hails Peace Efforts in South Sudanof National Unity (TGNU). South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar was sworn in
EA Bloc Hails Peace Efforts in South Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
of National Unity (TGNU). South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar was sworn in as First Vice-President on Tuesday in Juba, capital of the world's youngest nation. The East Africa regional bloc has expressed its admiration and gratitude to the... Read more
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