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Eye Witness News
South Sudan rebel Machar declines to renounce violence – mediatormediator told the United Nations on Thursday. South Sudan descended into civil
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 hours ago
mediator told the United Nations on Thursday. South Sudan descended into civil war in 2013 after President Salva Kiir fired Machar as his deputy, unleashing a conflict that has spawned armed factions often following ethnic lines. Former... Read more
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Reuters
South Sudan rebel Machar declines to renounce violence: mediatormediator told the United Nations on Thursday. South Sudan descended into civil
Reuters / Posted 9 hours ago
mediator told the United Nations on Thursday. South Sudan descended into civil war in 2013 after President Salva Kiir fired Machar as his deputy, unleashing a conflict that has spawned armed factions often following ethnic lines. Former... Read more
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dna
South Sudan rebel Machar declines to renounce violence - mediatormediator told the United Nations on Thursday. South Sudan descended into civil
dna / Posted 9 hours ago
mediator told the United Nations on Thursday. South Sudan descended into civil war in 2013 after President Salva Kiir fired Machar as his deputy, unleashing a conflict that has spawned armed factions often following ethnic lines. Former... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SPLM-IO Defends VP's Recordthe first vice president really means is that when you bring tranquility and pe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
the first vice president really means is that when you bring tranquility and peace and cooperation with President Salva [Kiir], that will allow the government to have breathing space to then concentrate on economic recovery." Machar said there... Read more
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International Business Times
Fleeing South Sudan - 'My mother was abducted, my brother killed, I was raped and now I am pregnant' Dinka and Nuer tribes, prompting the UN to repeatedly warn the country is on th
International Business Times / Posted 22 hours ago
Dinka and Nuer tribes, prompting the UN to repeatedly warn the country is on the verge of a Rwanda-style genocide. Kiir and Machar have agreed on several peace deals – the last of which was signed in August 2015 – but have failed to control... Read more
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Reuters
South Sudan peace hopes fade as war fragments, alliances shifta peace agreement that did not take hold. It was Machar's dismissal as vice-pr
Reuters / Posted yesterday
a peace agreement that did not take hold. It was Machar's dismissal as vice-president and his rivalry with President Salva Kiir that triggered the civil war in 2013, two years after South Sudan became independent from Khartoum. The fighting has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 19 July 2017Sudan are in a state of emergency following communal clashes. According to thi
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Sudan are in a state of emergency following communal clashes. According to this morning's Sudan Tribune, President Salva Kiir yesterday convened an emergency meeting of the national security committee in the capital, Juba, a day after declaring a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Declares State of Emergency in 4 StatesBy Nabeel Biajo And Waakhe Simon Wudu South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has d
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
By Nabeel Biajo And Waakhe Simon Wudu South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has declared a state of emergency in his home state of Gogrial and parts of three other states where clashes have raged for months between clan-based militias. The country's... Read more
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Eye Witness News
South Sudan's president declares state of emergency in home statedozens of people had been killed in the fighting in the state in the country's
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
dozens of people had been killed in the fighting in the state in the country's north. FILE: South Sudan's President Salva Kiir stands for South Sudan's national anthem before signing a peace agreement in the capital Juba, on 26 August, 2015.... Read more
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International Business Times
Priti Patel: Uganda's refugees faced 'unimaginable horror' peace, as it descended into war just two years after its creation. The conflic
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
peace, as it descended into war just two years after its creation. The conflict erupted in 2013 when President Salva Kiir, of the Dinka ethnic group, fired his deputy Riek Machar – from the Nuer group. Machar then became a rebel leader. The... Read more
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International Business Times
South Sudan's lost children: A traumatised generation growing up in Uganda peace, as it descended into war just two years after its creation. The conflic
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
peace, as it descended into war just two years after its creation. The conflict erupted in 2013 when President Salva Kiir, of the Dinka ethnic group, fired his deputy Riek Machar – from the Nuer group. Machar then became a rebel leader. The... Read more
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Eye Witness News
South Sudanese media accuse government of blocking their websitesand website, announced on its Twitter account that it had been blocked in South
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
and website, announced on its Twitter account that it had been blocked in South Sudan. FILE: South Sudan's President Salva Kiir stands for South Sudan's national anthem before signing a peace agreement in the capital Juba, on 26 August, 2015.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
South Sudanese media accuse government of blocking their websitesarrested the director of the state television company for not transmitting a li
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
arrested the director of the state television company for not transmitting a live broadcast of a speech by President Salva Kiir, according to his wife. Earlier this year, the Foreign Correspondents Association of East Africa announced that at... Read more
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The Star
South Sudanese media accuse government of blocking their websitesarrested the director of the state television company for not transmitting a li
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
arrested the director of the state television company for not transmitting a live broadcast of a speech by President Salva Kiir, according to his wife. Earlier this year, the Foreign Correspondents Association of East Africa announced that at... Read more
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Reuters
South Sudanese media accuse government of blocking their websitesarrested the director of the state television company for not transmitting a li
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
arrested the director of the state television company for not transmitting a live broadcast of a speech by President Salva Kiir, according to his wife. Earlier this year, the Foreign Correspondents Association of East Africa announced that at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Judges' Strike Continues Despite DismissalsSouth Sudanese judges said Friday that despite President Salva Kiir's decision
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
South Sudanese judges said Friday that despite President Salva Kiir's decision to fire 14 of their colleagues, they will continue their strike until their demands are met. The judges went on strike May 1, demanding that Kiir increase their pay,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Head of South Sudan state television arrestedFaris Mayat's arrest underscores continuing harassment of journalists in South
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
Faris Mayat's arrest underscores continuing harassment of journalists in South Sudan where a four-year civil war pitting Kiir's military against the opposition. South Sudanese flags flutter in Juba. Picture: AFP NAIROBI (Reuters) - The head of... Read more
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Reuters
Head of South Sudan state television arrested: wifetelevision has been arrested, his wife told Reuters on Saturday, after failing
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
television has been arrested, his wife told Reuters on Saturday, after failing to carry a live broadcast of President Salva Kiir's speech during independence day celebrations this week. Adil Faris Mayat's arrest underscores continuing harassment of... Read more
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dna
Head of South Sudan state television arrested - wifetelevision has been arrested, his wife told Reuters on Saturday, after failing
dna / Posted 5 days ago
television has been arrested, his wife told Reuters on Saturday, after failing to carry a live broadcast of President Salva Kiir's speech during independence day celebrations this week. Adil Faris Mayat's arrest underscores continuing harassment of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Foreign Minister - President Kiir to Visit Khartoum ShortlyKhartoum — The President of South Sudan, Salva Kiir Mayardit, is to come to Kha
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Khartoum — The President of South Sudan, Salva Kiir Mayardit, is to come to Khartoum During the Coming few weeks at the invitation of President Omar Bashir, the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Professor Ibrahim Ghandour said at a press conference he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Forces Approaching Rebel Head QuartersSudanese and left an estimated six million in need of humanitarian aid. The wa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Sudanese and left an estimated six million in need of humanitarian aid. The war between supporters of President Salva Kiir and backers of former Vice President Machar broke out in December 2013. Shearer called on the government to improve the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Kiir Fires Striking JudgesSouth Sudan's President Salva Kiir has fired a dozen judges who went on strike
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has fired a dozen judges who went on strike in May to demand better pay and improved working conditions. Before the firings, only 274 judges had been employed across the entire country. The president’s decree was... Read more
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EuroNews
South Sudan's President Kiir sacks judges over strikeBy Denis Dumo JUBA (Reuters) – South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir has sacked se
EuroNews / Posted 7 days ago
By Denis Dumo JUBA (Reuters) – South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir has sacked several judges who had been on strike over poor pay and living conditions for the last two months, officials said on Thursday. The world’s youngest country plunged into... Read more
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Reuters
South Sudan's President Kiir sacks judges over strikeJUBA (Reuters) - South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has sacked several judges w
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
JUBA (Reuters) - South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has sacked several judges who had been on strike over poor pay and living conditions for the last two months, officials said on Thursday. The world's youngest country plunged into civil war in 2013... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tired of war, South Sudanese youth turn to art for peaceSouth Sudan gained independence from Sudan in 2011 but soon descended into war
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
South Sudan gained independence from Sudan in 2011 but soon descended into war in 2013 after President Salva Kiir fired his deputy Riek Machar, unleashing a conflict that has spawned armed factions often along ethnic lines. Supporters on both sides... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
In time of war, South Sudanese demand for peace through artby years of civil war. South Sudan won independence from Sudan in 2011 but desc
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
by years of civil war. South Sudan won independence from Sudan in 2011 but descended into war in 2013 after President Salva Kiir fired his deputy Riek Machar, unleashing a conflict that has spawned armed factions often along ethnic... Read more
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asianage
Tired of war, South Sudanese youth turn to art to push for peaceby years of civil war. South Sudan won independence from Sudan in 2011 but desc
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
by years of civil war. South Sudan won independence from Sudan in 2011 but descended into war in 2013 after President Salva Kiir fired his deputy Riek Machar, unleashing a conflict that has spawned armed factions often along ethnic... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tired of war, South Sudanese youth turn to art to push for peaceyears of civil war. South Sudan won independence from Sudan in 2011 but descen
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
years of civil war. South Sudan won independence from Sudan in 2011 but descended into war in 2013 after President Salva Kiir fired his deputy Riek Machar, unleashing a conflict that has spawned armed factions often along ethnic... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Trump delays decision on whether to end Sudan sanctionsIn this Jan. 6, 2014 file photo, Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir speaks after
Dayton Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
In this Jan. 6, 2014 file photo, Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir speaks after meeting with South Sudan's President Salva Kiir, in the capital Juba, South Sudan. The Trump administration delayed its decision July 11, 2017, on whether to... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Trump delays decision on whether to end Sudan sanctionsIn this Jan. 6, 2014 file photo, Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir speaks after
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 8 days ago
In this Jan. 6, 2014 file photo, Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir speaks after meeting with South Sudan's President Salva Kiir, in the capital Juba, South Sudan. The Trump administration delayed its decision July 11, 2017, on whether to... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Trump delays decision on whether to end Sudan sanctionsIn this Jan. 6, 2014 file photo, Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir speaks after
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
In this Jan. 6, 2014 file photo, Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir speaks after meeting with South Sudan's President Salva Kiir, in the capital Juba, South Sudan. The Trump administration delayed its decision July 11, 2017, on whether to... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Trump delays decision on whether to end Sudan sanctionsIn this Jan. 6, 2014 file photo, Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir speaks after
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 9 days ago
In this Jan. 6, 2014 file photo, Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir speaks after meeting with South Sudan's President Salva Kiir, in the capital Juba, South Sudan. The Trump administration delayed its decision July 11, 2017, on whether to... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Heartbreaking reality for refugees whose families were killed by gunmenhave been left with nothing after the war (Image: Rowan Griffiths/Daily Mirror)
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
have been left with nothing after the war (Image: Rowan Griffiths/Daily Mirror) Soldiers loyal to President Salva Kiir are from the Dinka ethnic group. Rebels allied to his former deputy Riek Machar are Nuer. Both sides are often accused... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 10 July 2017leaders are currently away from home, undergoing medical treatment. South Afric
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
leaders are currently away from home, undergoing medical treatment. South Africa's Jacob Zuma has legal problems. Salva Kiir explains why South Sudan's sixth independence day celebrations were cancelled. And Uhuru Kenyatta warns against... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Sudan Marks 6th Independence Anniversaryyoungest nation got her independence in July 2011, but civil conflict broke out
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
youngest nation got her independence in July 2011, but civil conflict broke out in December 2013 when President Salva Kiir accused his former deputy, Riek Machar, of plotting a coup. The war since then has been characterised by ethnic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Congratulates South Sudan On Celebration of National DayA scene from a political rally addressed by President Salva Kiir of South Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
A scene from a political rally addressed by President Salva Kiir of South Sudan in March 2015 (file photo). Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has, in his capacity as Special Envoy to the Republic of South Sudan, congratulated the government and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
South Sudan marks grim 6th independence anniversarywe may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic c
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
we may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic crisis," said South Sudan President Salva Kiir in an address to the nation on Sunday. "It's difficult for many people to afford even one meal per day." Six years... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nation Marks Independence With Muted Celebrationshunger and a refugee crisis six years after seceding from Sudan. In an address
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
hunger and a refugee crisis six years after seceding from Sudan. In an address to the nation on Sunday, President Salva Kiir said his government did not feel it was appropriate to spend the little funds they have on celebrations, while people... Read more
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The Hindu
South Sudan marks grim 6th independence anniversarywe may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic c
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
we may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic crisis,” said South Sudan President Salva Kiir in an address to the nation on Sunday. “It’s difficult for many people to afford even one meal per day.” Six years... Read more
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DW
South Sudan marks independence with muted celebrations |In an address to the nation on Sunday, President Salva Kiir said his government
DW / Posted 11 days ago
In an address to the nation on Sunday, President Salva Kiir said his government did not feel it was appropriate to spend the little funds they have on celebrations, while people are suffering under the economic crisis. "It's difficult for many people... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
South Sudan marks grim 6th independence anniversarywe may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic c
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
we may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic crisis," said South Sudan President Salva Kiir in an address to the nation on Sunday. "It's difficult for many people to afford even one meal per day." Six years... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
South Sudan marks grim 6th independence anniversarywe may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic c
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
we may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic crisis," said South Sudan President Salva Kiir in an address to the nation on Sunday. "It's difficult for many people to afford even one meal per day." Six years... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
South Sudan marks grim 6th independence anniversarywe may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic c
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 11 days ago
we may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic crisis," said South Sudan President Salva Kiir in an address to the nation on Sunday. "It's difficult for many people to afford even one meal per day." Six years... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
South Sudan marks grim 6th independence anniversarywe may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic c
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 11 days ago
we may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic crisis," said South Sudan President Salva Kiir in an address to the nation on Sunday. "It's difficult for many people to afford even one meal per day." Six years... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
South Sudan marks grim 6th independence anniversarywe may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic c
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
we may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic crisis," said South Sudan President Salva Kiir in an address to the nation on Sunday. "It's difficult for many people to afford even one meal per day." Six years... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
South Sudan marks grim 6th independence anniversarywe may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic c
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 days ago
we may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic crisis," said South Sudan President Salva Kiir in an address to the nation on Sunday. "It's difficult for many people to afford even one meal per day." Six years... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
South Sudan marks grim 6th independence anniversarywe may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic c
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
we may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic crisis," said South Sudan President Salva Kiir in an address to the nation on Sunday. "It's difficult for many people to afford even one meal per day." Six years... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
South Sudan marks grim 6th independence anniversarywe may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic c
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
we may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic crisis," said South Sudan President Salva Kiir in an address to the nation on Sunday. "It's difficult for many people to afford even one meal per day." Six years... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
South Sudan marks grim 6th independence anniversarywe may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic c
Hawaii News Now / Posted 11 days ago
we may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic crisis," said South Sudan President Salva Kiir in an address to the nation on Sunday. "It's difficult for many people to afford even one meal per day." Six years... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
South Sudan marks grim 6th independence anniversarywe may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic c
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 11 days ago
we may have to celebrate, when our people are hugely affected by the economic crisis," said South Sudan President Salva Kiir in an address to the nation on Sunday. "It's difficult for many people to afford even one meal per day." Six years... Read more
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