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Channel NewsAsia
South Sudan's new VP pours scorn on predecessor Machar, deepening riftJUBA: South Sudan's new vice president, Taban Deng Gai, poured scorn on his pre
South Sudan's new VP pours scorn on predecessor Machar, deepening rift
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 minutes ago
JUBA: South Sudan's new vice president, Taban Deng Gai, poured scorn on his predecessor Riek Machar and suggested he go into exile, deepening a rift at the heart of the political elite that has raised the risk of more turmoil after months of... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Ten capital cities that most people get wrongThink you're crash hot on your geography trivia? Well this little lot might tri
Ten capital cities that most people get wrong
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 17 minutes ago
Think you're crash hot on your geography trivia? Well this little lot might trip you up… Juba, South Sudan Of all the reasons for not knowing a capital city, the county not existing when you learned them is arguably the most reasonable. South Sudan... Read more
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The Young Witness
Ten capital cities that most people get wrongThink you're crash hot on your geography trivia? Well this little lot might tri
Ten capital cities that most people get wrong
The Young Witness / Posted 19 minutes ago
Think you're crash hot on your geography trivia? Well this little lot might trip you up… Juba, South Sudan Of all the reasons for not knowing a capital city, the county not existing when you learned them is arguably the most reasonable. South Sudan... Read more
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Western Advocate
Ten capital cities that most people get wrongThink you're crash hot on your geography trivia? Well this little lot might tri
Ten capital cities that most people get wrong
Western Advocate / Posted 28 minutes ago
Think you're crash hot on your geography trivia? Well this little lot might trip you up… Juba, South Sudan Of all the reasons for not knowing a capital city, the county not existing when you learned them is arguably the most reasonable. South Sudan... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Ten capital cities that most people get wrongThink you're crash hot on your geography trivia? Well this little lot might tri
Ten capital cities that most people get wrong
Kiama Independent / Posted 30 minutes ago
Think you're crash hot on your geography trivia? Well this little lot might trip you up… Juba, South Sudan Of all the reasons for not knowing a capital city, the county not existing when you learned them is arguably the most reasonable. South Sudan... Read more
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Manning River Times
Ten capital cities that most people get wrongThink you're crash hot on your geography trivia? Well this little lot might tri
Ten capital cities that most people get wrong
Manning River Times / Posted 31 minutes ago
Think you're crash hot on your geography trivia? Well this little lot might trip you up… Juba, South Sudan Of all the reasons for not knowing a capital city, the county not existing when you learned them is arguably the most reasonable. South Sudan... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
UN must improve peacekeeping in South Sudan, say aid groupsgroups, including Oxfam, CARE, and the International Rescue Committee, issued a
UN must improve peacekeeping in South Sudan, say aid groups
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 33 minutes ago
groups, including Oxfam, CARE, and the International Rescue Committee, issued a joint statement in South Sudan's capital, Juba, on Friday following reports that U.N. peacekeepers failed to act when government forces targeted civilians under the... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Ten capital cities that most people get wrongThink you're crash hot on your geography trivia? Well this little lot might tri
Ten capital cities that most people get wrong
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 33 minutes ago
Think you're crash hot on your geography trivia? Well this little lot might trip you up… Juba, South Sudan Of all the reasons for not knowing a capital city, the county not existing when you learned them is arguably the most reasonable. South Sudan... Read more
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The North West Star
Ten capital cities that most people get wrongThink you're crash hot on your geography trivia? Well this little lot might tri
Ten capital cities that most people get wrong
The North West Star / Posted 45 minutes ago
Think you're crash hot on your geography trivia? Well this little lot might trip you up… Juba, South Sudan Of all the reasons for not knowing a capital city, the county not existing when you learned them is arguably the most reasonable. South Sudan... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
UN must improve peacekeeping in South Sudan, say aid groupsgroups, including Oxfam, CARE, and the International Rescue Committee, issued a
UN must improve peacekeeping in South Sudan, say aid groups
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted an hour ago
groups, including Oxfam, CARE, and the International Rescue Committee, issued a joint statement in South Sudan's capital, Juba, on Friday following reports that U.N. peacekeepers failed to act when government forces targeted civilians under the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 29 July 2016pressure to sentence opposition figure Moise Katumbi. And Zimbabwe's war vetera
African Press Review 29 July 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
pressure to sentence opposition figure Moise Katumbi. And Zimbabwe's war veterans have had enough of President Mugabe. Juba is back at the top of the front page of regional newspaper the East African . . . Earlier this week, the United Nations... Read more
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Christian Today
Archbishop from Africa appeals for help for thousands of displaced people in South SudanAn estimated 36,000 people have been displaced from Juba since violence erupted
Archbishop from Africa appeals for help for thousands of displaced people in South Sudan
Christian Today / Posted 3 hours ago
An estimated 36,000 people have been displaced from Juba since violence erupted on July 7. The armed conflict that has been the result of political tension in South Sudan has displaced thousands of residents, and a Roman Catholic official is... Read more
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Christian Today
South Sudan: Hundreds of young Christians forced to flee gun battleSouth Sudanese women and children queue to receive emergency food after being d
South Sudan: Hundreds of young Christians forced to flee gun battle
Christian Today / Posted 3 hours ago
South Sudanese women and children queue to receive emergency food after being displaced during the recent fighting in Juba. Hundreds of young people taking part in an Anglican youth festival in South Sudan were forced to flee after a gun battle... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pressure As Refugee Numbers Soarthe refugees keep telling us that there is insecurity on the way because there
Pressure As Refugee Numbers Soar
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
the refugees keep telling us that there is insecurity on the way because there are many roadblocks as others are stuck in Juba and could not cross to Uganda," Mr Jogo said. He said due to the overwhelming number of refugees, the OPM is planning... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EU Releases U.S.$ 52 Million As Humanitarian Situation WorsensDisplaced people take refuge at the WFP compound in Juba. Brussels — The Europ
EU Releases U.S.$ 52 Million As Humanitarian Situation Worsens
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Displaced people take refuge at the WFP compound in Juba. Brussels — The European Commission has today announced €40 million in emergency humanitarian assistance for people affected by the crisis in South Sudan, bringing the total support from the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
This boy is too young to know why he is called 'Destruction of the World'Juba, South Sudan: The baby boy called "Destruction of the World" is too young
This boy is too young to know why he is called 'Destruction of the World'
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Juba, South Sudan: The baby boy called "Destruction of the World" is too young to understand his name or know why the bullets and bombs rained down around him. The UN estimates at least 36,000 people have been displaced in South Sudan's capital of... Read more
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The Age
This boy is too young to know why he is called 'Destruction of the World'Juba, South Sudan: The baby boy called "Destruction of the World" is too young
This boy is too young to know why he is called 'Destruction of the World'
The Age / Posted 7 hours ago
Juba, South Sudan: The baby boy called "Destruction of the World" is too young to understand his name or know why the bullets and bombs rained down around him. The UN estimates at least 36,000 people have been displaced in South Sudan's capital of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
This boy is too young to know why he is called 'Destruction of the World'Juba, South Sudan: The baby boy called "Destruction of the World" is too young
This boy is too young to know why he is called 'Destruction of the World'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
Juba, South Sudan: The baby boy called "Destruction of the World" is too young to understand his name or know why the bullets and bombs rained down around him. The UN estimates at least 36,000 people have been displaced in South Sudan's capital of... Read more
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Canberra Times
This boy is too young to know why he is called 'Destruction of the World'Juba, South Sudan: The baby boy called "Destruction of the World" is too young
This boy is too young to know why he is called 'Destruction of the World'
Canberra Times / Posted 7 hours ago
Juba, South Sudan: The baby boy called "Destruction of the World" is too young to understand his name or know why the bullets and bombs rained down around him. The UN estimates at least 36,000 people have been displaced in South Sudan's capital of... Read more
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Eye Witness News
At least 120 cases of sexual violence in South Sudan capital - UNsaid on Wednesday there has been at least 120 cases of sexual violence and rape
At least 120 cases of sexual violence in South Sudan capital - UN
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 hours ago
said on Wednesday there has been at least 120 cases of sexual violence and rape against civilians in South Sudan’s capital Juba since fighting erupted three weeks ago between troops loyal to the country’s rival leaders. Heavy fighting involving... Read more
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WA Today
This boy is too young to know why he is called 'Destruction of the World'Juba, South Sudan: The baby boy called "Destruction of the World" is too young
This boy is too young to know why he is called 'Destruction of the World'
WA Today / Posted 9 hours ago
Juba, South Sudan: The baby boy called "Destruction of the World" is too young to understand his name or know why the bullets and bombs rained down around him. The UN estimates at least 36,000 people have been displaced in South Sudan's capital of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Canadian company sold armoured vehicles to South Sudanhas spiralled into political chaos and ethnic conflict. A new eruption of bloo
Canadian company sold armoured vehicles to South Sudan
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
has spiralled into political chaos and ethnic conflict. A new eruption of bloodshed this month in South Sudan’s capital, Juba, has sparked renewed demands for an arms embargo. More than 300 people were killed in several days of heavy fighting... Read more
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New Kerala
South Sudan on brink of an abyss: UN chief - newkerala.com #97256of South Sudan commit to the peace process," he said. The clashes between gove
South Sudan on brink of an abyss: UN chief - newkerala.com #97256
New Kerala / Posted 10 hours ago
of South Sudan commit to the peace process," he said. The clashes between government and opposition forces took place in Juba, the capital of South Sudan, early this month, killing some 272 people, including 33 civilians. The country again... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Corker Horrified By Allegations U.N. Peacekeepers Failed To Protect Women And Girlsthe Associated Press reported that United Nations peacekeepers witnessed women
Corker Horrified By Allegations U.N. Peacekeepers Failed To Protect Women And Girls
The Chattanoogan / Posted 14 hours ago
the Associated Press reported that United Nations peacekeepers witnessed women and girls being raped outside a U.N. camp in Juba, South Sudan, and failed to act. "I am horrified by allegations that U.N. peacekeepers witnessed women and girls being... Read more
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dna
South Sudan on the brink of abyss: UN chief Banfor discussions on a separate resolution imposing an arms embargo, sanctions an
South Sudan on the brink of abyss: UN chief Ban
dna / Posted 17 hours ago
for discussions on a separate resolution imposing an arms embargo, sanctions and setting up a regional force to stabilise Juba, diplomats said. African leaders earlier this month approved a plan to deploy a regional protection force to South Sudan... Read more
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Salon.com
UN: Promise of peace and justice ‘squandered’ in South SudanU.N. peacekeeping mission in South Sudan has documented 120 cases of rape and s
UN: Promise of peace and justice ‘squandered’ in South Sudan
Salon.com / Posted 18 hours ago
U.N. peacekeeping mission in South Sudan has documented 120 cases of rape and sexual violence against civilians throughout Juba, the capital, since the latest fighting began, spokeswoman Shantal Persaud said Wednesday. “We demand accountability... Read more
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International Business Times
South Sudan: Army to investigate rape allegations against Nuer women and girls of ethnic Nuer women and girls" who had sought shelter at a UN base after being
South Sudan: Army to investigate rape allegations against Nuer women and girls
International Business Times / Posted 19 hours ago
of ethnic Nuer women and girls" who had sought shelter at a UN base after being displaced by recent violence in the capital Juba. "They were seeing it. Everyone was seeing it," the witness, who spoke on conditions of anonymity, said. "The woman was... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
South Sudan on the brink of abyss: UN chieffor discussions on a separate resolution imposing an arms embargo, sanctions an
South Sudan on the brink of abyss: UN chief
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 20 hours ago
for discussions on a separate resolution imposing an arms embargo, sanctions and setting up a regional force to stabilize Juba, diplomats said. African leaders earlier this month approved a plan to deploy a regional protection force to South... Read more
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DW
Aid agencies call on UN to ensure security for civilians in South Sudan |by soldiers in uniform and men in plain clothes against civilians, including mi
Aid agencies call on UN to ensure security for civilians in South Sudan |
DW / Posted 20 hours ago
by soldiers in uniform and men in plain clothes against civilians, including minors, around UN House and in other areas of Juba." The UN has received reports of 120 cases of sexual violence and rape against civilians in South Sudan's capital Juba... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Juba Dismisses United Nations Warning On Machar Sackingthat has decided to appoint Taban Gai Deng to act in the absence of Machar," Mr
Juba Dismisses United Nations Warning On Machar Sacking
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
that has decided to appoint Taban Gai Deng to act in the absence of Machar," Mr Makuei was quoted saying by Eye Radio in Juba. The UN, however, maintained that the decision to sack Dr Machar was a violation of the peace agreement. "Any... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 28 July 2016follows Kiir's decision to replace his vice president and rival Riek Machar. M
African Press Review 28 July 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
follows Kiir's decision to replace his vice president and rival Riek Machar. Machar left the South Sudanese capital, Juba earlier this month after an eruption of violence. A peace agreement states that the vice president must be chosen by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Soldiers Raped Women Outside UN Campby soldiers if identified. The reported assaults occurred about a week after g
Soldiers Raped Women Outside UN Camp
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
by soldiers if identified. The reported assaults occurred about a week after government and opposition forces clashed in Juba, forcing opposition leader Riek Machar from the city and killing hundreds of people. President Salva Kiir has since... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Peace Team Seeks UN Advice on Legality of Riek Machar SackingMogae has already reached out to Machar's replacement on the possibility of dep
Peace Team Seeks UN Advice on Legality of Riek Machar Sacking
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
Mogae has already reached out to Machar's replacement on the possibility of deploying an external protection brigade in Juba. In a statement on Wednesday, JMEC said it is holding meetings with the United Nations, African Union and regional... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Churches Call for Peace As Country Marks Five Years of Independenceattacks took place despite the presence of a peace agreement. Yesterday night s
Churches Call for Peace As Country Marks Five Years of Independence
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
attacks took place despite the presence of a peace agreement. Yesterday night shooting was heard around the capital Juba, a worrying indication of heightened tensions. The violence has cast a shadow over Saturday's fifth anniversary, which... Read more
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Ekklesia
Violence fuels humanitarian crisis in South Sudanprevents aid agencies from providing urgent help to millions of people in need.
Violence fuels humanitarian crisis in South Sudan
Ekklesia / Posted yesterday
prevents aid agencies from providing urgent help to millions of people in need. Violence and insecurity continue in Juba and are spreading to other states despite a fragile ceasefire in a country where half the population relies on... Read more
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Aljazeera
UN: Over 100 sexual assault cases in South Sudan's JubaThe UN says there has been at least 120 cases of sexual violence and rape again
UN: Over 100 sexual assault cases in South Sudan's Juba
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
The UN says there has been at least 120 cases of sexual violence and rape against civilians in South Sudan's capital Juba since fighting erupted three weeks ago between troops loyal to the country's rival leaders. Heavy fighting involving tanks and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
South Sudan’s humanitarian crisis: wildlife is also in the firing lineof the SPLA or rebel groups. Poaching is on the increase Earlier this year, b
South Sudan’s humanitarian crisis: wildlife is also in the firing line
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
of the SPLA or rebel groups. Poaching is on the increase Earlier this year, before the recent outbreak of fighting in Juba, it was reported that ivory poaching was continuing to increase in South Sudan. Seventeen elephants were killed in a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Riek Machar - Appointment of New S Sudan VP Is 'Illegal'opposition fighters threatened to send the world's youngest country back to all
Riek Machar - Appointment of New S Sudan VP Is 'Illegal'
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
opposition fighters threatened to send the world's youngest country back to all-out civil war. Machar fled the capital, Juba, more than two weeks ago and has been in hiding ever since. 'I'm around Juba' Machar told Al Jazeera that he is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Moratiso Concoction of Musical Tunesthe audience eating out of the palm of his hand when he played tunes like Are b
Moratiso Concoction of Musical Tunes
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
the audience eating out of the palm of his hand when he played tunes like Are bineng which he dedicated to the late Eric Juba who passed on in 2006 after a short illness. The Zimbabwe-born, Juba played alongside Boleseng at Abraxas Combo where... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt 'Let' Soldiers Kill, Loot After Peace Deal - AmnestySalva Kiir targeted civilians in opposition stronghold of Unity State, violatin
Govt 'Let' Soldiers Kill, Loot After Peace Deal - Amnesty
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Salva Kiir targeted civilians in opposition stronghold of Unity State, violating and killing them at will. It is a charge Juba immediately denied again, but AI says in a report it published Wednesday evening that soldiers under Kiir fought both... Read more
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dna
At least 120 cases of sexual violence in South Sudan capital - United Nationssaid on Wednesday there has been at least 120 cases of sexual violence and rape
At least 120 cases of sexual violence in South Sudan capital - United Nations
dna / Posted yesterday
said on Wednesday there has been at least 120 cases of sexual violence and rape against civilians in South Sudan's capital Juba since fighting erupted three weeks ago between troops loyal to the country's rival leaders. Heavy fighting involving... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
‘South Sudan soldiers rape dozens near UN camp’ JUBA: South Sudanese government soldiers raped dozens of ethnic Nuer women an
‘South Sudan soldiers rape dozens near UN camp’
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
JUBA: South Sudanese government soldiers raped dozens of ethnic Nuer women and girls last week just outside a United Nations camp where they had sought protection from renewed fighting, and at least... Read more
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Boston Globe
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN campJUBA, South Sudan — South Sudanese government soldiers raped dozens of ethnic N
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN camp
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
JUBA, South Sudan — South Sudanese government soldiers raped dozens of ethnic Nuer women and girls last week just outside a United Nations camp where they had sought protection from renewed fighting, and at least two died from their injuries,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
At least 120 cases of sexual violence in South Sudan capitalsaid on Wednesday there has been at least 120 cases of sexual violence and rape
At least 120 cases of sexual violence in South Sudan capital
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
said on Wednesday there has been at least 120 cases of sexual violence and rape against civilians in South Sudan's capital Juba since fighting erupted three weeks ago between troops loyal to the country's rival leaders. Heavy fighting involving... Read more
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Reuters
At least 120 cases of sexual violence in South Sudan capital: U.N.the perimeter of the protection of civilians site hosting about 30,000 people d
At least 120 cases of sexual violence in South Sudan capital: U.N.
Reuters / Posted yesterday
the perimeter of the protection of civilians site hosting about 30,000 people displaced during the recent fighting in Juba, South Sudan, July 22, 2016. UNITED NATIONS The United Nations said on Wednesday there has been at least 120 cases of... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN camp Local JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — South Sudanese government soldiers raped doze
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN camp
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Local JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — South Sudanese government soldiers raped dozens of ethnic Nuer women and girls last week just outside a United Nations camp where they had sought protection... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Report: U.N. Peacekeepers Did Nothing As South Sudanese Soldiers Raped Womenand girls have reportedly been raped by South Sudanese government soldiers near
Report: U.N. Peacekeepers Did Nothing As South Sudanese Soldiers Raped Women
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
and girls have reportedly been raped by South Sudanese government soldiers near a U.N. compound in the country's capital, Juba. About 30,000 civilians have taken shelter in the U.N. base amid fighting in South Sudan, as we reported. The... Read more
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New Kerala
UN rushes to ramp up support for South Sudan's battle against cholera outbreak - newkerala.com #96680with support from partners, has established a cholera treatment centre capable
UN rushes to ramp up support for South Sudan's battle against cholera outbreak - newkerala.com #96680
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
with support from partners, has established a cholera treatment centre capable of treating 100 patients at Juba Teaching Hospital, while strengthening disease surveillance and comprehensive disease investigation, including following... Read more
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Aljazeera
Riek Machar: Appointment of new S Sudan VP is 'illegal'does not give him the powers to appoint a first vice president under the curren
Riek Machar: Appointment of new S Sudan VP is 'illegal'
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
does not give him the powers to appoint a first vice president under the current circumstances." Machar fled the capital, Juba, last week and has been in hiding ever since. 'I'm around Juba' Machar told Al Jazeera that he is currently "around... Read more
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International Business Times
South Sudan: Dimissed vice president Riek Machar 'lost trust in peace agreement' agreement signed last August to end the ongoing unrest, a security analyst has
South Sudan: Dimissed vice president Riek Machar 'lost trust in peace agreement'
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
agreement signed last August to end the ongoing unrest, a security analyst has told IBTimes UK. Machar fled the capital Juba following deadly fighting that left at least 300 people dead earlier in July. He accused government forces of opening... Read more
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