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AllAfrica.com
Yei Diocese Mourns Slain NunJuba — The Catholic Diocese of Yei is in mourning following the death of Sr. Ve
Yei Diocese Mourns Slain Nun
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Juba — The Catholic Diocese of Yei is in mourning following the death of Sr. Veronika, Theresia Racková a Slovakian missionary of the Mission Congregation of the Servants of the Holy Spirit (SSpS). According to a statement from the SSpS... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
South Sudan: Army major arrested allegedly smuggling ivoryJUBA, South Sudan (AP) - South Sudan authorities arrested an army major and a C
South Sudan: Army major arrested allegedly smuggling ivory
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 21 hours ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - South Sudan authorities arrested an army major and a Chinese oil worker for allegedly trafficking elephant ivory and endangered pangolin meat through the country's Paloich oil fields. National wildlife service officer Bona... Read more
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International Business Times
South Sudan prisoners housed in shipping containers and given food only once a week have been locked up in the containers at a detention site in Gorom, in South Su
South Sudan prisoners housed in shipping containers and given food only once a week
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
have been locked up in the containers at a detention site in Gorom, in South Sudan, 20km south away from the capital of Juba and are at risk of death, warned Amnesty. "Detainees are suffering in appalling conditions and their overall treatment... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Condemns Killing of Slovakian Nun in Volatile South Sudanin April. Racková, 58, had lived in the southern town of Yei, 150 km (90 miles
UN Condemns Killing of Slovakian Nun in Volatile South Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
in April. Racková, 58, had lived in the southern town of Yei, 150 km (90 miles) southwest of South Sudan's capital, Juba, since 2010, according to the Holy Spirit Missionary Sisters, of which she was a member. The government has arrested... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Women Demand Role in Transitional Governmentof government that are to be formed. The women made the call Wednesday at the s
Women Demand Role in Transitional Government
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of government that are to be formed. The women made the call Wednesday at the start of a two-day national conference in Juba. Zeinab Yassin, chairwoman of the South Sudan Women's General Association, said the conference is important for men and... Read more
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Daily Maverick
ICG: Conflict in the EquatoriasThe formation of a transitional government following Riek Machar’s return to Ju
ICG: Conflict in the Equatorias
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
The formation of a transitional government following Riek Machar’s return to Juba in April marked the most significant milestone of the August 2015 Agreement on the Resolution of the Conflict in the Republic of South Sudan (ARCSS) that ended the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Guns of war silent in South Sudan Ramaphosato the rebuilding of a nation that was devastated by war.” Ramaphosa said he h
Guns of war silent in South Sudan Ramaphosa
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
to the rebuilding of a nation that was devastated by war.” Ramaphosa said he had just been on a working visit to Juba, South Sudan, where he was part of a team that helped warring factions of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement (SPLM)... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 25 May 2016of their common border and security aimed at easing tensions between the two co
African Press Review 25 May 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of their common border and security aimed at easing tensions between the two countries, according to officials in Juba. Sudan closed the border in March, accusing Juba of resuming its support for rebel groups fighting to depose President... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Professors Threaten to Strike at Five Universitiesis too broke to come up with the money. Representatives of South Sudan's univer
Professors Threaten to Strike at Five Universities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
is too broke to come up with the money. Representatives of South Sudan's universities called a news conference Tuesday in Juba to announce the strike. Philip Finish Apollo, spokesman for the South Sudan Public Universities Staff Association and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Sudan's South - Conflict in the EquatoriasThe formation of a transitional government following Riek Machar's return to Ju
South Sudan's South - Conflict in the Equatorias
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The formation of a transitional government following Riek Machar's return to Juba in April marked the most significant milestone of the August 2015 Agreement on the Resolution of the Conflict in the Republic of South Sudan (ARCSS) that ended the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Threatens to Pull Troops Out of Somalia2 of the Mission, which is under the African Union, but is technically a UN mis
Kenya Threatens to Pull Troops Out of Somalia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
2 of the Mission, which is under the African Union, but is technically a UN mission. Kenyan troops are in lower and middle Juba. Much of the funding has been coming from the European Union. But in January, the EU cut its budget to Amisom by 20 per... Read more
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DW
South Sudanese soldiers 'getting away with murder,' rights group says |unity government last month after several years of fighting. "With all eyes on
South Sudanese soldiers 'getting away with murder,' rights group says |
DW / Posted 3 days ago
unity government last month after several years of fighting. "With all eyes on the new national unity government in Juba, government soldiers have been literally getting away with murder in the country's western regions," said Daniel Bekele,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
"The Paper Tiger in South Sudan" - Report Targets Violent Kleptocracy At Root of War, Atrocitiesare not aberrations; they are the system." "In the short term, an elite pact l
"The Paper Tiger in South Sudan" - Report Targets Violent Kleptocracy At Root of War, Atrocities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
are not aberrations; they are the system." "In the short term, an elite pact like the current peace deal between the Juba government and the Sudan People's Liberation Army-In Opposition (SPLA-IO) may be the quickest path out of the immediate... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Rights group: South Sudan army violated civilians in WauJUBA, South Sudan (AP) - South Sudanese government soldiers killed, raped, tort
Rights group: South Sudan army violated civilians in Wau
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - South Sudanese government soldiers killed, raped, tortured, and detained dozens of civilians in and around Wau town in the country's western Bahr el Ghazal state in recent months, Human Rights Watch said in a report released... Read more
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Salon.com
Rights group: South Sudan army violated civilians in WauJUBA, South Sudan (AP) — South Sudanese government soldiers killed, raped, tort
Rights group: South Sudan army violated civilians in Wau
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — South Sudanese government soldiers killed, raped, tortured, and detained dozens of civilians in and around Wau town in the country’s western Bahr el Ghazal state in recent months, Human Rights Watch said in a report released... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Rights group: South Sudan army violated civilians in WauJUBA, South Sudan (AP) - South Sudanese government soldiers killed, raped, tort
Rights group: South Sudan army violated civilians in Wau
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - South Sudanese government soldiers killed, raped, tortured, and detained dozens of civilians in and around Wau town in the country's western Bahr el Ghazal state in recent months, Human Rights Watch said in a report released... Read more
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ABC News
Rights Group: South Sudan Army Violated Civilians in Wautransitional coalition government last month, said the report. With all eyes o
Rights Group: South Sudan Army Violated Civilians in Wau
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
transitional coalition government last month, said the report. With all eyes on South Sudan's new coalition government in Juba, government soldiers have been "literally getting away with murder in the country's western regions," said Daniel... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Traders Demand South Sudan Return Propertymemorandum. They complain about the government's disregard for their demands, a
Traders Demand South Sudan Return Property
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
memorandum. They complain about the government's disregard for their demands, and repeated their call to exert pressure on Juba and issue Court Orders there for the recovery of their confiscated goods. "The government and legislative apparatus... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Khartoum and Juba to Resume Border Talkswill resume discussions on the demarcation of the border and security aimed at
Khartoum and Juba to Resume Border Talks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
will resume discussions on the demarcation of the border and security aimed at easing tensions between the two countries, Juba official said. The assistant head of the South Sudan mission to Khartoum, Mr Kow Nuk Mafeer, said the two states have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Civilians Killed, Tortured in Western Regionparties since the start of South Sudan's conflict in December 2013. "With all
Civilians Killed, Tortured in Western Region
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
parties since the start of South Sudan's conflict in December 2013. "With all eyes on the new national unity government in Juba, government soldiers have been literally getting away with murder in the country's western regions," said Daniel Bekele,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Parliament ratifies South Sudan’s admission to EAC JUBA, May 24 (PNA/Xinhua) — South Sudan’s parliament has endorsed a treaty ab
Parliament ratifies South Sudan’s admission to EAC
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
JUBA, May 24 (PNA/Xinhua) — South Sudan’s parliament has endorsed a treaty about the admission of the country to the East Africa Community (EAC), making it the sixth member state of the regional... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
AASU stamp evident on Assam’s new BJP-led govtrole in union are Phani Bhushan Choudhury, Ramendra Narayan Kalita, Utpal Dutta
AASU stamp evident on Assam’s new BJP-led govt
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
role in union are Phani Bhushan Choudhury, Ramendra Narayan Kalita, Utpal Dutta and Pabindra Deka. The Asom Jatiyatabadi Juba Chhatra Parishad, which spearheaded the Assam Agitation along with the AASU, too has senior MLAs who are likely to play... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
South Sudan: from war to water crisisdown. With the sun blazing from a cloudless sky, Nyimun is walking to the only
South Sudan: from war to water crisis
Mail & Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
down. With the sun blazing from a cloudless sky, Nyimun is walking to the only piped water in the Gabat neighbourhood of Juba, where she lives. At the distribution point, one of the few in the capital of South Sudan, she pays SSP4 or about R2.51... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Juba Cabinet Forms Committee On Boundaries of 28 StatesHailemariam, has expressed concerns that it is yet to fully determine the numbe
Juba Cabinet Forms Committee On Boundaries of 28 States
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Hailemariam, has expressed concerns that it is yet to fully determine the number of forces currently occupying the capital, Juba, which is supposed to be demilitarised, leaving only 4,830 troops from both the government and the armed... Read more
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Quartz
An Israeli MP is suing to stop her country sending surveillance kit to South Sudanby Written by A lawsuit seeks to freeze transfers of spy equipment from Israe
An Israeli MP is suing to stop her country sending surveillance kit to South Sudan
Quartz / Posted 6 days ago
by Written by A lawsuit seeks to freeze transfers of spy equipment from Israel to South Sudan amid allegations the Juba government uses Israeli surveillance technology to track down, lock up, and torture political dissidents and... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Stunning photos of the weekSouth Sudan Wheelchair Basketball Association (SSWBA) plays during the weekly t
Stunning photos of the week
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
South Sudan Wheelchair Basketball Association (SSWBA) plays during the weekly training session at the Basketball Stadium in Juba, South Sudan, on May 17, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / ALBERT GONZALEZ FARRAN NEWENT, ENGLAND - MAY 16: Burrowing Owl chicks are... Read more
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FOX News
Country's lone psychiatrist sets sights on mental health reform in war-torn South SudanSudan," Dr. Atong Ayuel Longar, South Sudan’s only psychiatrist and an assistan
Country's lone psychiatrist sets sights on mental health reform in war-torn South Sudan
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
Sudan," Dr. Atong Ayuel Longar, South Sudan’s only psychiatrist and an assistant professor in psychiatry at University of Juba, told FoxNews.com. "It's low paid and there’s a lot of work. There’s no private practice.” Add to that the lack of... Read more
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FOX News
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
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
JUBA, South Sudan – 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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FOX News
Country's lone psychiatrist sets sights on mental health reform in war-torn South SudanSudan," Dr. Atong Ayuel Longar, South Sudan’s only psychiatrist and an assistan
Country's lone psychiatrist sets sights on mental health reform in war-torn South Sudan
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
Sudan," Dr. Atong Ayuel Longar, South Sudan’s only psychiatrist and an assistant professor in psychiatry at University of Juba, told FoxNews.com. "It's low paid and there’s a lot of work. There’s no private practice.” Add to that the lack of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Sudan Peace Faces New ChallengesAmum was the secretary-general of the governing party before the 2013 civil war
South Sudan Peace Faces New Challenges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Amum was the secretary-general of the governing party before the 2013 civil war outbreak. The SPLM-IO spokesman in Juba, Mr William Ezekiel, alleged that there was no commitment from President Kiir and his group to implement the Arusha... Read more
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Raw Story
Archbishop of Canterbury warns racism is ‘deeply embedded’ in societyof Canterbury warns racism is ‘deeply embedded’ in society Archbishop of Cante
Archbishop of Canterbury warns racism is ‘deeply embedded’ in society
Raw Story / Posted 7 days ago
of Canterbury warns racism is ‘deeply embedded’ in society Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby at the State House in Juba, South Sudan, on Jan. 30, 2014 (AFP) Don't miss stories. Follow Raw Story! England’s most senior Christian cleric has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No One Held Responsible for Sexual ViolenceBy Jill Craig And Jason Patinkin Nairobi/Juba — A first responder who helps ra
No One Held Responsible for Sexual Violence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
By Jill Craig And Jason Patinkin Nairobi/Juba — A first responder who helps rape survivors among displaced South Sudanese women in Juba says the number of cases she sees has skyrocketed. Anet, who prefers to be identified by one name only, said... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
69,000 South Sudanese refugees flood Sudan since January: UNcitizens. But Khartoum ended that policy in March and said South Sudanese shou
69,000 South Sudanese refugees flood Sudan since January: UN
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 days ago
citizens. But Khartoum ended that policy in March and said South Sudanese should be classified as "foreigners" over Juba's alleged support for rebels battling Sudanese troops in the border region. South Sudan is one of the poorest countries... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Man says fire at Somali cafe had nothing to do with raceGust made the comment to a federal judge Thursday before pleading guilty to two
Man says fire at Somali cafe had nothing to do with race
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 8 days ago
Gust made the comment to a federal judge Thursday before pleading guilty to two counts for the December fire at the Juba Coffee House. The fire came three days after vandals spray-painted what some have described as a Nazi-like symbol on the... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Man says fire at Somali cafe had nothing to do with raceGust made the comment to a federal judge Thursday before he pleaded guilty to t
Man says fire at Somali cafe had nothing to do with race
KTTC Rochester / Posted 8 days ago
Gust made the comment to a federal judge Thursday before he pleaded guilty to two counts for the Dec. 7 fire at the Juba Coffee House. The fire came three days after vandals had spray-painted what some have described as a Nazi-like symbol on... Read more
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Quartz
East Africa’s economic ‘coalition of the willing’ is falling apartshortest time possible. The original idea was for the rail line to run from Mom
East Africa’s economic ‘coalition of the willing’ is falling apart
Quartz / Posted 8 days ago
shortest time possible. The original idea was for the rail line to run from Mombasa through Kampala, Kigali and later to Juba in South Sudan and would cost approximately $13 billion. Uganda, under the CoW arrangement was in turn, to construct an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
14 Citizens Chosen for Obama African Leaders ProgramJuba — Fourteen people from South Sudan will take part this year in the Young A
14 Citizens Chosen for Obama African Leaders Program
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Juba — Fourteen people from South Sudan will take part this year in the Young African Leaders Initiative, begun in 2010 by President Barack Obama. The participants depart for Washington next month. They will travel to American University and other... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Concludes Working Visit to South Sudanas Special Envoy of President Jacob Zuma concluded a Working Visit to South Sud
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Concludes Working Visit to South Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
as Special Envoy of President Jacob Zuma concluded a Working Visit to South Sudan. Deputy President arrived in the capital Juba today, Monday 16 May 2016, and held discussions with President Salva Kiir and First Vice-President Riek Machar. He also... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Story of cities #44: will Dadaab, the world's largest refugee camp, really close?the collapse of the government of Siad Barre. Idris was a prosperous farmer wit
Story of cities #44: will Dadaab, the world's largest refugee camp, really close?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 11 days ago
the collapse of the government of Siad Barre. Idris was a prosperous farmer with a lot of land on the banks of the Juba river that he was reluctant to abandon. “The most beautiful land ever is that place,” Tawane says proudly – but he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Arrives in Juba for Working VisitSouth African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has this morning, Monday 16 May
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Arrives in Juba for Working Visit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has this morning, Monday 16 May 2016 arrived in Juba, South Sudan on a working visit. Deputy President is the Special Envoy of President Jacob Zuma to the country. The working visit by Deputy President... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Egyptian Envoy Meets With New Ministers of South Sudanese Transitional GovtEgypt's Ambassador in Juba Ayman el Gammal met on Saturday 14/5/2016 with new m
Egyptian Envoy Meets With New Ministers of South Sudanese Transitional Govt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Egypt's Ambassador in Juba Ayman el Gammal met on Saturday 14/5/2016 with new ministers in the transitional national unity government of South Sudan. The diplomat met with Agriculture and Food Security Minister Lam Akol Ajawin, Foreign Affairs and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Disowns ESO Chief Over Dual Citizenshippassports interchangeably for at least 48 flights to and out of Entebbe Interna
Government Disowns ESO Chief Over Dual Citizenship
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
passports interchangeably for at least 48 flights to and out of Entebbe International Airport. Forty of those trips were to Juba and Khartoum destinations alone. Whereas there is nothing wrong with a Ugandan holding two or multiple passports if... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Ramaphosa security officer dies in SudanNews24 Correspondent Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa (File) Juba - A police
Ramaphosa security officer dies in Sudan
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
News24 Correspondent Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa (File) Juba - A police officer who was part of the security detail for Deputy President, Cyril Ramaphosa, has died in Sudan, the Presidency said on Sunday. "Warrant Officer [Muzwandile Joel]... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Ramaphosa sends condolences to family of police officer who died in South SudanSithole was in the South Sudan capital‚ Juba as part of a team preparing for a
Ramaphosa sends condolences to family of police officer who died in South Sudan
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
Sithole was in the South Sudan capital‚ Juba as part of a team preparing for a working visit by Ramaphosa in his capacity as special envoy of President Jacob Zuma to South Sudan. "It is with a deep sense of sadness that I have learned of the passing... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
At the library, May 15Girl from Home: A Thriller,” Adam Mitzner

“Lemon Blossoms,” Nina Romano

At the library, May 15
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 13 days ago
Girl from Home: A Thriller,” Adam Mitzner

“Lemon Blossoms,” Nina Romano

“Fooling Around with Cinderella,” Stacy Juba

“Extinction Game,” Gary Gibson

“Born in a Burial Gown,” Mike... Read more

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World Tribune
South Sudan – World Tribune: Window on the Real WorldThe Sudd Institute said South Sudan’s ruling movement has been paralyzed by a c
South Sudan – World Tribune: Window on the Real World
World Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
The Sudd Institute said South Sudan’s ruling movement has been paralyzed by a crisis that has resulted in mass firings in Juba. In a report, the institute said President Salva Kiir, head of the Sudan’s […]South Sudan leader ousts vice president... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Building a Better AfricaSouth Africa's Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, as the Special Envoy of Presid
Building a Better Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
South Africa's Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, as the Special Envoy of President Jacob Zuma to South Sudan, will visit Juba on 16 May. This day is significant to the South Sudanese as they mark the Sudan People's Liberation Army Day. During... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Refugees urge Kenyan leaders to rethink closure of Dadaab camprecent improvements in security in Dadaab, with no attack reported there in mon
Refugees urge Kenyan leaders to rethink closure of Dadaab camp
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 15 days ago
recent improvements in security in Dadaab, with no attack reported there in months. Aden, who said he fled from Lower Juba, a village now controlled by al-Shabaab, added: “This has been the home of three generations of my family for 25 years.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 11 May 2016countries. 3.2. Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, as the Special Envoy of Pres
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 11 May 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
countries. 3.2. Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, as the Special Envoy of President Jacob Zuma to South Sudan, will visit Juba on 16 May 2016. This day is significant to the South Sudanese as they mark the Sudan People's Liberation Army... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Educating Children in Crisisproject aims at supporting education for children who have been affected by the
Educating Children in Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
project aims at supporting education for children who have been affected by the country’s continuing conflict. JUBA, South Sudan, 24 June 2014 – It is a rainy morning in Juba, the capital of South Sudan. Despite the weather, people... Read more
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