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Bangor Daily News
The world’s newest country is too broke to celebrate its independence daySudan’s government signed a peace deal with rebels last year. In April, rebel l
The world’s newest country is too broke to celebrate its independence day
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 hours ago
Sudan’s government signed a peace deal with rebels last year. In April, rebel leader Riek Machar moved to the capital of Juba to work with President Salva Kiir to build unity within the country. Despite the tentative signs of stability, however,... Read more
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DW
Riek Machar: 'We made a deal' |the soldiers from the opposition in the army? We have started bringing compone
Riek Machar: 'We made a deal' |
DW / Posted 7 hours ago
the soldiers from the opposition in the army? We have started bringing components of the Joint Integrated Police to Juba, who we hope we will also take the Joint Integrated Police to other towns as agreed in the peace agreement. Why is it... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ugandan Minister Calls for Skilling of South Sudan Refugeeswants the refugee children to get technical training, reports ARTHUR MATSIKO.
Ugandan Minister Calls for Skilling of South Sudan Refugees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
wants the refugee children to get technical training, reports ARTHUR MATSIKO. Night Majuma and her two children left Juba on December 21, 2013, a day after her sister was shot and husband murdered by armed men in the war-torn South... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
No Independence Day for South Sudan; it says can't afford itJUBA, South Sudan (AP) - The world's youngest country has cancelled its Indepen
No Independence Day for South Sudan; it says can't afford it
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - The world's youngest country has cancelled its Independence Day celebrations, saying what little money it has would be better spent elsewhere as it recovers from a devastating civil war. South Sudan's information minister... Read more
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Salon.com
No Independence Day for South Sudan; it says can’t afford itJUBA, South Sudan (AP) — The world’s youngest country has cancelled its Indepen
No Independence Day for South Sudan; it says can’t afford it
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — The world’s youngest country has cancelled its Independence Day celebrations, saying what little money it has would be better spent elsewhere. South Sudan’s information minister told reporters this week that the nation’s... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
No Independence Day for South Sudan; it says can't afford itJUBA, South Sudan (AP) - The world's youngest country has cancelled its Indepen
No Independence Day for South Sudan; it says can't afford it
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - The world's youngest country has cancelled its Independence Day celebrations, saying what little money it has would be better spent elsewhere as it recovers from a devastating civil war. South Sudan's information minister... Read more
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Quartz
The world’s youngest country is canceling its independence day celebrationsand first vice president Riek Machar—signed a peace agreement 10 months ago. Ma
The world’s youngest country is canceling its independence day celebrations
Quartz / Posted yesterday
and first vice president Riek Machar—signed a peace agreement 10 months ago. Machar returned to South Sudan’s capital city, Juba, in April. Crucially though, the economy is in freefall. South Sudan depends on oil exports for over 90% of its... Read more
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Eye Witness News
UN: Up to 4.8m South Sudanese face severe food shortageslevels of food insecurity. FILE: Young girls carry luggage in a United Nations
UN: Up to 4.8m South Sudanese face severe food shortages
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
levels of food insecurity. FILE: Young girls carry luggage in a United Nations Mission in South Sudan IDP camp in 2014 in Juba. Picture: AFP. United Nations,South Sudan,Salva Kiir,Riek Machar,United Nations World Food Programme JUBA - Up to 4.8... Read more
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DW
UN: Famine looms in war-ravaged South Sudan, with millions at risk |on Wednesday. "The risk of famine cannot be ruled out," said Agriculture Minst
UN: Famine looms in war-ravaged South Sudan, with millions at risk |
DW / Posted yesterday
on Wednesday. "The risk of famine cannot be ruled out," said Agriculture Minster Lam Akol told journalists in the capital, Juba. UN aid agencies issued a joint statement, saying, "The deteriorating situation coincides with an unusually long and... Read more
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The Hindu
Up to 4.8 million South Sudanese face severe food shortages: UNpeople and displaced more than 2 million from their homes, with many fleeing to
Up to 4.8 million South Sudanese face severe food shortages: UN
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
people and displaced more than 2 million from their homes, with many fleeing to neighbouring countries. Machar returned to Juba in April to take up the post of first vice president, similar to the position he had left. The U.N. agencies said in... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Denver7 list of the 7 best things to do in Denver this July 4th weekendlocal artists. Eat delicious food, drink in the beer garden, and just relax to
Denver7 list of the 7 best things to do in Denver this July 4th weekend
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
local artists. Eat delicious food, drink in the beer garden, and just relax to the sound of good music featuring bands like Juba Juba, Max Wagner, Purple Squirrel and more. Where: Boulder’s Central Park, Canyon and 13th Street, Boulder,... Read more
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Unicef
Unprecedented level of food insecurity in South Sudan, UN agencies warnin urgent need of food, agriculture and nutrition assistance amid risk of catas
Unprecedented level of food insecurity in South Sudan, UN agencies warn
Unicef / Posted 2 days ago
in urgent need of food, agriculture and nutrition assistance amid risk of catastrophe in some parts of the country JUBA, 29 June 2016 – Up to 4.8 million people in South Sudan – well over one-third of the population – will be facing severe... Read more
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The China Post
'Unprecedented' hunger in war-torn S. Sudan JUBA, South Sudan--Over a third of South Sudanese face starvation as the war-
'Unprecedented' hunger in war-torn S. Sudan
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan--Over a third of South Sudanese face starvation as the war-torn nation runs the risk of a full-blown famine, the U.N. and government said Wednesday. Despite a peace deal to end civil... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Over 50 people killed in new South Sudan fightingJUBA, South Sudan (AP) - More than 50 people have been killed in fighting betwe
Over 50 people killed in new South Sudan fighting
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - More than 50 people have been killed in fighting between a new rebel group and government troops in a remote town in South Sudan, and the "smell of dead bodies" is in residential areas, a church official said... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
More than 50 people killed in new South Sudan fighting: church officialof Wau, said he had seen 50 bodies at a mortuary in Wau town, which is about 65
More than 50 people killed in new South Sudan fighting: church official
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
of Wau, said he had seen 50 bodies at a mortuary in Wau town, which is about 650 kilometres northwest of the capital, Juba. Thousands of people are sheltering at church and aid group sites and the local U.N. peacekeeping base, Peter... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Up to 4.8 million South Sudanese face severe food shortages: UNpeople and displaced more than 2 million from their homes, with many fleeing to
Up to 4.8 million South Sudanese face severe food shortages: UN
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
people and displaced more than 2 million from their homes, with many fleeing to neighboring countries. Machar returned to Juba in April to take up the post of first vice president, similar to the position he had left. The UN agencies said in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Unprecedented Level of Food Insecurity in South Sudan, UN Agencies WarnJuba — Up to 4.8 million people in South Sudan - well over one-third of the pop
Unprecedented Level of Food Insecurity in South Sudan, UN Agencies Warn
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Juba — Up to 4.8 million people in South Sudan - well over one-third of the population - will be facing severe food shortages over the coming months, and the risk of a hunger catastrophe continues to threaten parts of the country, three UN agencies... Read more
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International Business Times
South Sudan cancels 9 July Independence Day celebrations as civil war continues government revenues. South Sudan's descent into civil war August 2015 peace d
South Sudan cancels 9 July Independence Day celebrations as civil war continues
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
government revenues. South Sudan's descent into civil war August 2015 peace deal: the key elements Military personnel in Juba to be replaced by police and guards At least two million people have also been displaced. Although the warring... Read more
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Calcutta News
Unprecedented level of food insecurity in South Sudan, UN agencies warn Joint FAO-UNICEF-WFP News Release 29 June 2016, Juba - Up to 4.8 million peo
Unprecedented level of food insecurity in South Sudan, UN agencies warn
Calcutta News / Posted 2 days ago
Joint FAO-UNICEF-WFP News Release 29 June 2016, Juba - Up to 4.8 million people in South Sudan - well over one-third of the population - will be facing severe food shortages... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Airways Faces Stiff Rivalry As Uganda Moves to Revive CarrierSudan to establish a legal framework for negotiations that would see local airl
Kenya Airways Faces Stiff Rivalry As Uganda Moves to Revive Carrier
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Sudan to establish a legal framework for negotiations that would see local airlines attaining fifth freedom rights along Juba-Nairobi, Nairobi-Juba routes. In aviation, fifth freedom rights mean an airline is allowed to carry passengers from one... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
War-hit South Sudan cancels independence celebrationsthe government's deficit expected to top $1.1 billion (999 million euros) this
War-hit South Sudan cancels independence celebrations
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
the government's deficit expected to top $1.1 billion (999 million euros) this year, some 25 percent of GDP. Diplomats say Juba has borrowed cash against future oil production, while the UN Security Council in May ordered investigations into... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Khartoum and Juba Ask AU to Help Mark BorderThe Khartoum government has withdrawn all its troops from the border with South
Khartoum and Juba Ask AU to Help Mark Border
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Khartoum government has withdrawn all its troops from the border with South Sudan, an army official has said. Juba — The governments of Sudan and South Sudan have requested the African Union (AU) to commence the demarcation of their common... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
South Sudan says new rebel group has formed; 43 said killedJUBA, South Sudan (AP) - A new rebel group has formed against the South Sudanes
South Sudan says new rebel group has formed; 43 said killed
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - A new rebel group has formed against the South Sudanese government months after a peace deal was signed with another band of rebels to end a deadly civil war, a senior official said Tuesday. The new group, led by veteran... Read more
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The Columbian
South Sudan says new rebel group has formed; 43 said killedJUBA, South Sudan — A new rebel group has formed against the South Sudanese gov
South Sudan says new rebel group has formed; 43 said killed
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan — A new rebel group has formed against the South Sudanese government months after a peace deal was signed with another band of rebels to end a deadly civil war, a senior official said Tuesday. The new group, led by veteran... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
South Sudan says new rebel group has formed; 43 said killedJUBA, South Sudan (AP) - A new rebel group has formed against the South Sudanes
South Sudan says new rebel group has formed; 43 said killed
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - A new rebel group has formed against the South Sudanese government months after a peace deal was signed with another band of rebels to end a deadly civil war, a senior official said Tuesday. The new group, led by veteran... Read more
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Salon.com
South Sudan says new rebel group has formed; 43 said killedJUBA, South Sudan (AP) — A South Sudanese official says a new rebel group has f
South Sudan says new rebel group has formed; 43 said killed
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — A South Sudanese official says a new rebel group has formed against the government months after a peace deal was signed with another rebel group to end a deadly civil war. Information Minister Michael Makuei Lueth told... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Rebel, army clashes kill 43 near South Sudan's Wau - governmentJUBA: At least 43 people were killed in fighting between armed groups and gover
Rebel, army clashes kill 43 near South Sudan's Wau - government
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
JUBA: At least 43 people were killed in fighting between armed groups and government forces around the northwest South Sudanese town of Wau last week, a government official said on Tuesday. Thousands fled the clashes in the world's newest country,... Read more
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The Star
Rebel, army clashes kill 43 near South Sudan's Wau - governmentJUBA (Reuters) - At least 43 people were killed in fighting between armed group
Rebel, army clashes kill 43 near South Sudan's Wau - government
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
JUBA (Reuters) - At least 43 people were killed in fighting between armed groups and government forces around the northwest South Sudanese town of Wau last week, a government official said on Tuesday. Thousands fled the clashes in the world's newest... Read more
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Christian Today
South Sudan is ruled by 'devils and criminals' says furious priestthe violence, which saw thousands displaced and dozens killed. In a sermon at
South Sudan is ruled by 'devils and criminals' says furious priest
Christian Today / Posted 3 days ago
the violence, which saw thousands displaced and dozens killed. In a sermon at St Joseph's Catholic Church in the capital, Juba, Taban alleged government complicity in the violence and criticised it for removing the recently appointed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
State to Intervene for Four Kenyans Jailed in Jubagovernment says it will start negotiations for an extradition agreement with So
State to Intervene for Four Kenyans Jailed in Juba
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
government says it will start negotiations for an extradition agreement with South Sudan to relocate four Kenyans jailed in Juba on fraud charges if their appeal fails. Kenya's Ambassador to South Sudan Cleland Leshore told the Sunday Nation that a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fresh Fighting in South Sudan Throws Ugandans in Panictried to take back control of the town. Fighting broke out in the area, locate
Fresh Fighting in South Sudan Throws Ugandans in Panic
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
tried to take back control of the town. Fighting broke out in the area, located about 650km northwest of the capital Juba, after a group of armed youth gang blocked the country's Agriculture minister of Gbudue state, Grace Datiro, from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hundreds Reportedly Killed or Injured in Attacksdestroy and loot houses, as well as kill innocent civilians. Catholic Church le
Hundreds Reportedly Killed or Injured in Attacks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
destroy and loot houses, as well as kill innocent civilians. Catholic Church leaders presiding over a mass Sunday in Juba also said SPLA soldiers were involved in assassinating and looting civilians in the Wau attack. Monsignor Roko Taban,... Read more
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The Columbian
‘Many’ dead after gunmen raid townJuba, South Sudan – Gunmen raided a state capital in South Sudan, sparking viol
‘Many’ dead after gunmen raid town
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
Juba, South Sudan – Gunmen raided a state capital in South Sudan, sparking violence that left “many” people dead and sent 10,000 fleeing to U.N. peacekeepers. The assailants stormed Wau town early Saturday, with two people killed in an initial... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Cordish to build $200 million hotel for Live casinonamed Tutor Perini Corp., a civil and building construction company, the genera
Cordish to build $200 million hotel for Live casino
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
named Tutor Perini Corp., a civil and building construction company, the general contractor. Cordish also listed Klai Juba Wald Architects, a Las Vegas design and architecture firm specializing in hotels and casinos, as part of its design... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Facing Unrest Over Delayed Salariessaid in an interview with The EastAfrican. Concerns continue to rise after a s
Govt Facing Unrest Over Delayed Salaries
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
said in an interview with The EastAfrican. Concerns continue to rise after a soldier in New Site, three kilometers north Juba, killed himself after his children died of hunger. The soldier had not been paid for months. South Sudan's main donors... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Khartoum Withdraws Troops From Borderoil transportation charges amid the low global prices. However, the agreement
Khartoum Withdraws Troops From Border
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
oil transportation charges amid the low global prices. However, the agreement has not been implemented as Sudan accuses Juba of continued support to rebels. According to a 2012 deal, South Sudan was to pay $9.10 per barrel of oil flowing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Apprehend Woman for 'Plot to Kill Spouse'victim. It is also not clear if any charges will be preferred against the alleg
Police Apprehend Woman for 'Plot to Kill Spouse'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
victim. It is also not clear if any charges will be preferred against the alleged hit men. The man immediately fled to Juba, where he has businesses as police launched investigations. Investigations by Nation revealed that a former senior... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt and Republic of South Sudan Signed Air Flight Agreementagreement is aimed at strengthening the existing strong relations between the t
Govt and Republic of South Sudan Signed Air Flight Agreement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
agreement is aimed at strengthening the existing strong relations between the two countries. According to the Eritrean Civil Aviation, the South Sudan Airways "The Golden Wings" is conducting cargo flights to and from Asmara- Juba once p... Read more
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Philly.com
Kathleen Kane's office waits nearly two years to disclose $1.77 million seizureD.C., according to the forfeiture petition, which was signed by Deputy Attorney
Kathleen Kane's office waits nearly two years to disclose $1.77 million seizure
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
D.C., according to the forfeiture petition, which was signed by Deputy Attorney General Danielle A. Graham and Chris Juba, an agent with the attorney general's office. Castor's and Beemer's names also appear on the petition. Goldberg was... Read more
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Swissinfo
South Sudan forces, armed groups clash, displacing civilians - U.NJUBA (Reuters) - Fighting between government forces and armed groups around a t
South Sudan forces, armed groups clash, displacing civilians - U.N
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
JUBA (Reuters) - Fighting between government forces and armed groups around a town in the northwest of South Sudan has forced thousands to flee, the United Nations and an aid agency said on Saturday. The clashes around Wau, northwest of the capital,... Read more
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The Star
South Sudan forces, armed groups clash, displacing civilians - U.NJUBA (Reuters) - Fighting between government forces and armed groups around a t
South Sudan forces, armed groups clash, displacing civilians - U.N
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
JUBA (Reuters) - Fighting between government forces and armed groups around a town in the northwest of South Sudan has forced thousands to flee, the United Nations and an aid agency said on Saturday. The clashes around Wau, northwest of the capital,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tanzania, Kenya and South Sudan Road Corridor to Be Rehabilitatedwhich is a transit route running along the Eastern shore of Lake Victoria via I
Tanzania, Kenya and South Sudan Road Corridor to Be Rehabilitated
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
which is a transit route running along the Eastern shore of Lake Victoria via Isebania to Lokichogio and onwards to Juba. "It is the main trade route between Mwanza Port (Tanzania) and Kisumu port (Kenya) - the key trading centres within... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Prison worker charged with improper sex conduct with inmateofficer has pleaded not guilty to a charge of improper sexual conduct with an i
Prison worker charged with improper sex conduct with inmate
Lowell Sun / Posted 7 days ago
officer has pleaded not guilty to a charge of improper sexual conduct with an inmate. Twenty-nine-year-old Marlon Juba was arraigned Thursday in South Boston. Bail was set at $20,000 cash. Prosecutors say surveillance footage from May 10... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Prison worker charged with improper sex conduct with inmateofficer has pleaded not guilty to a charge of improper sexual conduct with an i
Prison worker charged with improper sex conduct with inmate
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 7 days ago
officer has pleaded not guilty to a charge of improper sexual conduct with an inmate. Twenty-nine-year-old Marlon Juba was arraigned Thursday in South Boston. Bail was set at $20,000 cash. Prosecutors say surveillance footage from May 10... Read more
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Boston Herald
Assault rifle taken from guard accused of having sex with inmatecharges he was carrying on an illicit relationship with a female inmate at the
Assault rifle taken from guard accused of having sex with inmate
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
charges he was carrying on an illicit relationship with a female inmate at the South Bay jail, authorities said. Marlon M. Juba, 29, a married dad currently on suspension from the job that paid him $71,000 last year, pleaded not guilty to the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Photos of the Day for June 23squad returned from the European Championship, in Tirana. (Hektor Pustina/AP P
Photos of the Day for June 23
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 days ago
squad returned from the European Championship, in Tirana. (Hektor Pustina/AP Photo) Young taekwondo students walk up to Juba Jebel (mountain) for their daily training session in South Sudan. (Albert Gonzalez Farran/AFP/Getty Images) Gregory... Read more
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The Border Mail
What's on the BorderPhone: (02) 6036 2253. Organ Concert at St Matthew's Albury with visiting New
What's on the Border
The Border Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Phone: (02) 6036 2253. Organ Concert at St Matthew's Albury with visiting New Zealand Organist Martin Setchell Sunday 26 Juba at 2.30 pm. Adults $25 Concessions $20 Under 18's free Sing Australia, Monday, June 27, 7.30 - 9.30pm, Senior Citizens... Read more
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Boston Herald
Correctional officer arrested for 'improper sexual contact' with inmateon charges he had "improper sexual contact" with a female inmate at the Suffolk
Correctional officer arrested for 'improper sexual contact' with inmate
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
on charges he had "improper sexual contact" with a female inmate at the Suffolk County House of Corrections. Marlon M. Juba, 29, a married dad currently on suspension from the job that paid him $71,000 last year, pleaded not guilty today to the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Video allegedly shows Suffolk jail guard going in and out of cell of inmate he had sex withMarlon Juba, the 29-year-old Suffolk County corrections officer who allegedly h
Video allegedly shows Suffolk jail guard going in and out of cell of inmate he had sex with
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
Marlon Juba, the 29-year-old Suffolk County corrections officer who allegedly had sex with an inmate at the facility where he worked, was arraigned and pleaded not guilty Thursday in South Boston Municipal Court. Juba, who was represented by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICTJ Conference Explores Efforts At Redress, Accountability and Reform in African Great Lakes Regionthe commission's recommendations. In Uganda, the government pledged to implemen
ICTJ Conference Explores Efforts At Redress, Accountability and Reform in African Great Lakes Region
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
the commission's recommendations. In Uganda, the government pledged to implement justice mechanisms under the 2008 Juba peace agreement's Accountability and Reconciliation protocol; but it has failed to adopt a final policy to implement... Read more
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