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International Business Times
South Sudan prisoners housed in shipping containers and given food only once a week detention facilities and tried by civilian courts," Wanyeki said, adding that i
South Sudan prisoners housed in shipping containers and given food only once a week
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
detention facilities and tried by civilian courts," Wanyeki said, adding that it was the responsibility of President Salva Kiir to end the human rights violation. "President Kiir should order an independent investigation into this site and into... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Condemns Killing of Slovakian Nun in Volatile South SudanKenya five days later. Civil war broke out in South Sudan in 2013 following a
UN Condemns Killing of Slovakian Nun in Volatile South Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Kenya five days later. Civil war broke out in South Sudan in 2013 following a political dispute between President Salva Kiir and his former deputy, Riek Machar, killing thousands and forcing more than 2.3 million people to flee their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Women Demand Role in Transitional Governmentis important for men and women to shed light on what is included in the peace a
Women Demand Role in Transitional Government
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
is important for men and women to shed light on what is included in the peace agreement signed by President Salva Kiir and First Vice President Riek Machar, the former rebel leader. "We are here to explain or to enlighten the women and... Read more
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Daily Maverick
ICG: Conflict in the Equatoriason Development (IGAD, the regional organisation). The September 2015 sacking an
ICG: Conflict in the Equatorias
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
on Development (IGAD, the regional organisation). The September 2015 sacking and subsequent detention by President Salva Kiir of the popular elected Governor Joseph Bangasi Bakosoro, the strengthening of relations between Dinka cattle keepers and... Read more
3d
KERA North Texas
Five Days And Five Nights With Doctors Without Borderssoon after the town was looted and burned to the ground in 2014. Human rights g
Five Days And Five Nights With Doctors Without Borders
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
soon after the town was looted and burned to the ground in 2014. Human rights groups accuse forces loyal to President Salva Kiir of carrying out a scorched-earth policy in areas dominated by rival ethnic groups. Bentiu is one such area. The 170-bed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Refugees - World Won't Listen to Kenyacamp would close and the refugees return home voluntarily. However, due to the
Refugees - World Won't Listen to Kenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
camp would close and the refugees return home voluntarily. However, due to the latest conflict pitting President Salva Kiir against Vice -President Riek Machar, it received 80,000 more refugees. There is hope that with the latest peace deal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Professors Threaten to Strike at Five Universitiesit is a good step for the lecturers to strike." Word of a strike comes just as
Professors Threaten to Strike at Five Universities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
it is a good step for the lecturers to strike." Word of a strike comes just as students who completed their studies at the University of Juba are preparing to graduate Thursday at a ceremony to be presided over by South Sudan President Salva... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Sudan's South - Conflict in the Equatoriason Development (IGAD, the regional organisation). The September 2015 sacking a
South Sudan's South - Conflict in the Equatorias
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
on Development (IGAD, the regional organisation). The September 2015 sacking and subsequent detention by President Salva Kiir of the popular elected Governor Joseph Bangasi Bakosoro, the strengthening of relations between Dinka cattle keepers and... Read more
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DW
South Sudanese soldiers 'getting away with murder,' rights group says |as form a war crimes court to punish those responsible. South Sudan descended
South Sudanese soldiers 'getting away with murder,' rights group says |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
as form a war crimes court to punish those responsible. South Sudan descended into civil war in 2013 after President Salva Kiir sacked his first vice president Riek Machar. Tensions still exits despite the unity government agreement. The conflict... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Rights group: South Sudan army violated civilians in Wautens of thousands of people. Both sides are accused of committing crimes agains
Rights group: South Sudan army violated civilians in Wau
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 days ago
tens of thousands of people. Both sides are accused of committing crimes against humanity. South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and his rival, Vice President Riek Machar, last month formed a coalition government to try and halt the violence but the... Read more
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Salon.com
Rights group: South Sudan army violated civilians in Wautens of thousands of people. Both sides are accused of committing crimes agains
Rights group: South Sudan army violated civilians in Wau
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
tens of thousands of people. Both sides are accused of committing crimes against humanity. South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and his rival, Vice President Riek Machar, last month formed a coalition government to try and halt the violence but the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Rights group: South Sudan army violated civilians in Wautens of thousands of people. Both sides are accused of committing crimes agains
Rights group: South Sudan army violated civilians in Wau
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
tens of thousands of people. Both sides are accused of committing crimes against humanity. South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and his rival, Vice President Riek Machar, last month formed a coalition government to try and halt the violence but the... Read more
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ABC News
Rights Group: South Sudan Army Violated Civilians in Wautens of thousands of people. Both sides are accused of committing crimes agains
Rights Group: South Sudan Army Violated Civilians in Wau
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
tens of thousands of people. Both sides are accused of committing crimes against humanity. South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and his rival, Vice President Riek Machar, last month formed a coalition government to try and halt the violence but the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Civilians Killed, Tortured in Western Regionleast that time, they took no steps to investigate them or to prevent further a
Civilians Killed, Tortured in Western Region
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
least that time, they took no steps to investigate them or to prevent further abuses. However, in March, President Salva Kiir sent a fact-finding commission composed of high-ranking officials on a week-long mission to Wau. The commission met with... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Parliament ratifies South Sudan’s admission to EACrebel leader Riek Machar’s return to Juba late last month marked an end. His r
Parliament ratifies South Sudan’s admission to EAC
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
rebel leader Riek Machar’s return to Juba late last month marked an end. His return and reconciliation with President Kiir was part of a peace agreement signed by the two in August last year under UN pressure. Machar took up his old post as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Juba Cabinet Forms Committee On Boundaries of 28 Statescommittee to review boundaries of the 28 states that remain a sticking point be
Juba Cabinet Forms Committee On Boundaries of 28 States
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
committee to review boundaries of the 28 states that remain a sticking point between supporters of President Salva Kiir and those of First Vice-President Dr Riek Machar. According to the Minister for Water and Irrigation, Mabior Garang de... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Messages of Congratulationsand peace and prosperity to the Eritrean people. In his message, the President
Messages of Congratulations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
and peace and prosperity to the Eritrean people. In his message, the President of the Republic of South Sudan, Mr. Salva Kiir Mayardit expressed his firm conviction that the warm and friendly relations that existed between Eritrea and the... Read more
5d
AllAfrica.com
'Kiir, Machar Should Be Punished for War Crimes'we cannot do that on a balance sheet - that because Americans were not punished
'Kiir, Machar Should Be Punished for War Crimes'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
we cannot do that on a balance sheet - that because Americans were not punished in Afghanistan, so Riek Machar and Salva Kiir should not be punished in South Sudan. We can still punish these two and all the generals there who committed crimes as... Read more
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FOX News
South Sudan forms new coalition government of national unitypoliticians from the government and the armed opposition who have been at war f
South Sudan forms new coalition government of national unity
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
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 international community to give money to the new government, which includes former rebel leader Riek... Read more
8d
FOX News
Ethiopian troops storm South Sudan to rescue 125 childrenYau Yau during the rebellion, of arming the groups that carried out the attack
Ethiopian troops storm South Sudan to rescue 125 children
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
Yau Yau during the rebellion, of arming the groups that carried out the attack in Ethiopia. South Sudan President Salva Kiir called Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn on Wednesday to express condolences, according to Bashir. The U.N.... Read more
8d
FOX News
Lives at risk due to massive drug shortages in South Sudansince civil war broke out in 2013 in the world's youngest nation following a po
Lives at risk due to massive drug shortages in South Sudan
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
since civil war broke out in 2013 in the world's youngest nation following a political dispute between President Salva Kiir and his former deputy, Riek Machar. The two leaders signed a preliminary peace deal in August and Kiir re-appointed... Read more
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iol.co.za
Nun dies after being shot in South Sudanto the capital last month as part of a peace deal which saw him become vice-pre
Nun dies after being shot in South Sudan
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
to the capital last month as part of a peace deal which saw him become vice-president, forging a unity government with President Salva Kiir. However, fighting continues among multiple militia forces who now pay no heed to either Kiir o... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Sudan Peace Faces New ChallengesAgreement is not respected. The ruling party is currently divided into three;
South Sudan Peace Faces New Challenges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Agreement is not respected. The ruling party is currently divided into three; the SPLM mainstream led by President Salva Kiir, SPLM-IO under First Vice-President Machar and the SPLM-FDs led by Pagan Amum. Mr Amum was the secretary-general of the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
69,000 South Sudanese refugees flood Sudan since January: UNhealth and education even before the war erupted. Fighting erupted there with
69,000 South Sudanese refugees flood Sudan since January: UN
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 days ago
health and education even before the war erupted. Fighting erupted there with the falling out between President Salva Kiir and Riek Machar, who served as vice president when South Sudan won independence until his dismissal in 2013. But in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Museveni's 14 African Presidential Friends at His Inaugurationuniversity professor, Mohamud is the founder and chairman of the Peace and Deve
Museveni's 14 African Presidential Friends at His Inauguration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
university professor, Mohamud is the founder and chairman of the Peace and Development Party (PDP). South Sudan's Salva Kiir Mayardit and King Letsie III of Lesotho complete the lineup of visiting heads of State that attended President... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Concludes Working Visit to South SudanSudan. Deputy President arrived in the capital Juba today, Monday 16 May 2016,
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Concludes Working Visit to South Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
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 met Minister of Foreign Affairs Deng Alor Kuol. The Working Visit by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa's Strongmen Endorsed At Museveni Inaugurationof heads of state from East Africa. Among them were Uhuru Kenyatta, Tanzania's
Africa's Strongmen Endorsed At Museveni Inauguration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
of heads of state from East Africa. Among them were Uhuru Kenyatta, Tanzania's John Pombe Magufuli and South Sudan's Salva Kiir. Rwanda and Burundi, the other EAC states, were represented by special delegates. Also in attendance were Mugabe,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Arrives in Juba for Working Visittoday, Monday, 16 May 2016, Deputy President Ramaphosa is expected to meet with
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Arrives in Juba for Working Visit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
today, Monday, 16 May 2016, Deputy President Ramaphosa is expected to meet with South Sudanese President Salva Kiir, First Vice President Riek Machar and receive courtesy calls from Vice President Dr Wani Igga, Ministers Deng Alor Kuol... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Teams SA Returns From Fruitful WEF Africadeal. On Monday, he is expected to pay a working visit to South Sudan where he
Teams SA Returns From Fruitful WEF Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
deal. On Monday, he is expected to pay a working visit to South Sudan where he will hold discussions with President Salva Kiir and Vice-President Riek Machar. Deputy President Ramaphosa will visit South Sudan in his capacity as Special Envoy of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Presidential Protection Officer Passes Away in Jubais expected to undertake a working visit to the country on Monday, where he wil
Presidential Protection Officer Passes Away in Juba
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
is expected to undertake a working visit to the country on Monday, where he will hold discussions with President Salva Kiir and Vice-President Riek Machar. He will visit South Sudan in his capacity as Special Envoy of President Jacob Zuma to... Read more
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World Tribune
South Sudan – World Tribune: Window on the Real Worldhas been paralyzed by a crisis that has resulted in mass firings in Juba. In a
South Sudan – World Tribune: Window on the Real World
World Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
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 seen caving to Khartoum Special to WorldTribune.com... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Presidents Stranded in Kololo Transport Glitchamong others; Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe, Sudan's Omar Al Bashir, Tanzania's Joh
African Presidents Stranded in Kololo Transport Glitch
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
among others; Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe, Sudan's Omar Al Bashir, Tanzania's John Pombe Magufuli, South Sudan's Salva Kiir, Equatorial Guinea's Teodoro Obiang, Cameroon Prime Minister Philemon Yang, Zambia's Edgar Chagwa Lungu, Mali's Ibrahim... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tanzania's Magufuli Wins Hearts at Museveni Inaugurationwas attended by several heads of state, among them presidents Uhuru Kenyatta (K
Tanzania's Magufuli Wins Hearts at Museveni Inauguration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
was attended by several heads of state, among them presidents Uhuru Kenyatta (Kenya), Omar al-Bashir (Sudan), Salva Kiir (South Sudan), Robert Mugabe (Zimbabwe), Jacob Zuma (South Africa) and Mahamadou Issoufou (Niger). Also in attendance... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Museveni Draws Dozen African Leaders for InaugurationPresidents Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, Tanzania's John Pombe Magufuli and the newe
Museveni Draws Dozen African Leaders for Inauguration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Presidents Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, Tanzania's John Pombe Magufuli and the newest member of the bloc South Sudan's Salva Kiir. Rwanda and Burundi, the other member states, sent representatives. They were joined by other African leaders including... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Museveni Sworn In as U.S., EU Envoys Walk Outof Equatorial Guinea, King Letsie III of Lesotho, Mr Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe,
Museveni Sworn In as U.S., EU Envoys Walk Out
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
of Equatorial Guinea, King Letsie III of Lesotho, Mr Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe, Mr Mahamadou Issoufou of Niger, Mr Salva Kiir of South Sudan, Mr Hailemariam Desalegn, prime minister of Ethiopia, Mr Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud of Somalia, and Mr... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Swearing-in of President Museveniceremony has also arrived. Meanwhile, at Entebbe Airport, Sudan President Omar
Swearing-in of President Museveni
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
ceremony has also arrived. Meanwhile, at Entebbe Airport, Sudan President Omar al-Bashir, South Sudan President Salva Kiir and Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya have arrived. They are set to witness the swearing-in at Kololo which 48 kilometres from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda's Yoweri Museveni Sworn in for Another Termwas attended by several heads of state, among them presidents Uhuru Kenyatta (K
Uganda's Yoweri Museveni Sworn in for Another Term
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
was attended by several heads of state, among them presidents Uhuru Kenyatta (Kenya), John Magufuli (Tanzania), Omar al-Bashir (Sudan), Salva Kiir (South Sudan), Robert Mugabe (Zimbabwe), Jacob Zuma (South Africa) and Mahamadou Issoufou... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Envoy Urges South Sudan to Implement Pledges to Address Sexual Violence Crimesrelease. The Special Representative said the commitments are contained in a Jo
UN Envoy Urges South Sudan to Implement Pledges to Address Sexual Violence Crimes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
release. The Special Representative said the commitments are contained in a Joint Communiqué that she and President Salva Kiir signed on 11 October 2014, as well as in a Unilateral Communiqué issued on 18 December 2014 by current First... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Museveni's Friends - Guest List for the Swearing Inincluded Armando Emitio of Mozambique, Mohammed Abdelziz of SADR, Pierre Bemba
Museveni's Friends - Guest List for the Swearing In
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
included Armando Emitio of Mozambique, Mohammed Abdelziz of SADR, Pierre Bemba of DR Congo and South Sudan's Salva Kiir Mayardit. Speaking after his inauguration President Museveni remarked that the "big turn-out of African leaders as... Read more
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New Kerala
UN envoy urges South Sudan to implement pledges to address sexual violence crimes - newkerala.com #62293release. The Special Representative said the commitments are contained in a Jo
UN envoy urges South Sudan to implement pledges to address sexual violence crimes - newkerala.com #62293
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
release. The Special Representative said the commitments are contained in a Joint Communiqu that she and President Salva Kiir signed on 11 October 2014, as well as in a Unilateral Communiqu issued on 18 December 2014 by current First... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ghanour - Maps Adopted By AU and UN Prove That Halayeb Is Sudanese Landarmed movements of Darfur, giving no attention to the security agreement which
Ghanour - Maps Adopted By AU and UN Prove That Halayeb Is Sudanese Land
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
armed movements of Darfur, giving no attention to the security agreement which was signed by Presidents Al-Bashir and Salva Kiir within the Cooperation Agreements that were reached in 2012. He said that South Sudan State aims to implement only the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Angolan President Sends Message to South Sudan CounterpartNairobi — South Sudan president Salva Kiir Mayardit received Monday in Juba a m
Angolan President Sends Message to South Sudan Counterpart
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Nairobi — South Sudan president Salva Kiir Mayardit received Monday in Juba a message from his Angolan counterpart, José Eduardo dos Santos. The letter was delivered by Angolan ambassador to Kenya, Virgílio Marques de Faria, in his capacity as... Read more
18d
National Catholic Reporter
5.3 million face severe food shortage in South Sudanrising hunger comes despite attempts to end more than two years of war, which s
5.3 million face severe food shortage in South Sudan
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 18 days ago
rising hunger comes despite attempts to end more than two years of war, which started in December 2013 when President Salva Kiir sacked his first vice president Riek Machar, triggering ethnically charged violence. Some fighting continues, but Kiir... Read more
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Eye Witness News
South Sudan food crisis may almost double to 5.3 millionrising hunger comes despite attempts to end more than two years of war, which s
South Sudan food crisis may almost double to 5.3 million
Eye Witness News / Posted 18 days ago
rising hunger comes despite attempts to end more than two years of war, which started in December 2013 when President Salva Kiir sacked his first vice president Riek Machar, triggering ethnically charged violence. Some fighting continues, but Kiir... Read more
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19d
The Huffington Post
South Sudan Food Crisis May Affect Up To 5.3 Million People, U.N. Warnsrising hunger comes despite attempts to end more than two years of war, which s
South Sudan Food Crisis May Affect Up To 5.3 Million People, U.N. Warns
The Huffington Post / Posted 19 days ago
rising hunger comes despite attempts to end more than two years of war, which started in December 2013 when President Salva Kiir sacked his first vice president Riek Machar, triggering ethnically charged violence. Some fighting continues, but Kiir... Read more
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19d
Bdnews24.com
South Sudan food crisis may almost double to 5.3 million: UNrising hunger comes despite attempts to end more than two years of war, which s
South Sudan food crisis may almost double to 5.3 million: UN
Bdnews24.com / Posted 19 days ago
rising hunger comes despite attempts to end more than two years of war, which started in December 2013 when President Salva Kiir sacked his first vice president Riek Machar, triggering ethnically charged violence. Some fighting continues, but Kiir... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
South Sudan food crisis may almost double to 5.3 millionrising hunger comes despite attempts to end more than two years of war, which s
South Sudan food crisis may almost double to 5.3 million
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
rising hunger comes despite attempts to end more than two years of war, which started in December 2013 when President Salva Kiir sacked his first vice president Riek Machar, triggering ethnically charged violence. Some fighting continues, but Kiir... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Won't Kick Out South Sudan Refugees, Says Ugandan Ministerof the country despite the formation of a unity government back home. Mr Ecwer
We Won't Kick Out South Sudan Refugees, Says Ugandan Minister
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
of the country despite the formation of a unity government back home. Mr Ecweru said although South Sudan president Salvar Kiir and former rebel leader Riek Machar are working together in a unity government, it doesn't guarantee stability for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenyans Join World to Honour Mothersrecognised as a public holiday. South Sudan has a unique date for Mother's Day
Kenyans Join World to Honour Mothers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
recognised as a public holiday. South Sudan has a unique date for Mother's Day following a directive from President Salva Kiir that the first Monday in July be set aside for celebrating mothers. During last year's Mother's Day in Kenya, the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
South Sudan: Minister forced out of meeting over bow tieis also the spokesman for the country's armed opposition which last week formed
South Sudan: Minister forced out of meeting over bow tie
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 22 days ago
is also the spokesman for the country's armed opposition which last week formed a coalition government with President Salva Kiir in a bid to end two and a half years of civil war. Mabior has a reputation for being a dapper dresser. Kiir himself is... Read more
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