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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Replaces Missing Leader MacharJazeera's Hiba Morgan, reporting from Juba on Saturday afternoon We still don'
Opposition Replaces Missing Leader Machar
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Jazeera's Hiba Morgan, reporting from Juba on Saturday afternoon We still don't know where Machar is. President Salva Kiir gave Machar a 48-hour ultimatum that is coming to an end today. The IO - Machar's party in Juba - convened earlier and... Read more
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The China Post
Polish millionaire seized in SSudan arms bust, say Spanish policecars. South Sudan became independent from Sudan in 2011, but in 2013 a power st
Polish millionaire seized in SSudan arms bust, say Spanish police
The China Post / Posted 16 hours ago
cars. South Sudan became independent from Sudan in 2011, but in 2013 a power struggle broke out between President Salva Kiir and his former deputy, Riek Machar. The resulting civil war left tens of thousands of people dead. A peace agreement was... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice presidentturmoil following deadly clashes in the capital this month. Riek Machar, who l
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice president
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 18 hours ago
turmoil following deadly clashes in the capital this month. Riek Machar, who led a rebellion against President Salva Kiir in December 2013 but signed a peace deal last year, is being replaced as Kiir's deputy with Taban Deng, who acted as the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Polish millionaire seized in South Sudan arms bust: Spanish policecars. South Sudan became independent from Sudan in 2011, but in 2013 a power s
Polish millionaire seized in South Sudan arms bust: Spanish police
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 hours ago
cars. South Sudan became independent from Sudan in 2011, but in 2013 a power struggle broke out between President Salva Kiir and his former deputy, Riek Machar. The resulting civil war left tens of thousands of people dead. A peace agreement... Read more
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Salon.com
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice presidentturmoil following deadly clashes in the capital this month. Riek Machar, who l
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice president
Salon.com / Posted 21 hours ago
turmoil following deadly clashes in the capital this month. Riek Machar, who led a rebellion against President Salva Kiir in December 2013 but signed a peace deal last year, is being replaced as Kiir’s deputy with Taban Deng, who acted as the... Read more
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Daily Herald
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice presidentturmoil following deadly clashes in the capital this month. Riek Machar, who l
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice president
Daily Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
turmoil following deadly clashes in the capital this month. Riek Machar, who led a rebellion against President Salva Kiir in December 2013 but signed a peace deal last year, is being replaced as Kiir's deputy with Taban Deng, who acted as the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former Rebel Gets Ultimatum to Return From ExileRiek Machar has no plans for an immediate return to Juba, his supporters said o
Former Rebel Gets Ultimatum to Return From Exile
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Riek Machar has no plans for an immediate return to Juba, his supporters said on Friday, accusing his rival President Salva Kiir of trying to oust or even kill him. Machar has not been seen in public since he left the capital after days of intense... Read more
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Aljazeera
South Sudan opposition replaces missing leader Macharvice president, raising the prospect of more turmoil after weeks of unrest. Ma
South Sudan opposition replaces missing leader Machar
Aljazeera / Posted 21 hours ago
vice president, raising the prospect of more turmoil after weeks of unrest. Machar led a rebellion against President Salva Kiir in December 2013 but signed a peace deal last year, paving the way for him to return as Kiir's deputy. But Machar has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kiir Speaks On Turmoil, Says Machar Carried Gun to PalaceNairobi — South Sudan's leader Salva Kiir has spoken about the sad events of Ju
Kiir Speaks On Turmoil, Says Machar Carried Gun to Palace
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Nairobi — South Sudan's leader Salva Kiir has spoken about the sad events of July 8 when a shootout outside the presidential palace in Juba left 272 people dead, mostly soldiers. In an interview with CCTV Africa, Kiir told Robert Nagila that he put... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Halts South Sudan Evacuations After Calm Returns to Jubaaside funds for contingencies because they understand the country they are deal
Kenya Halts South Sudan Evacuations After Calm Returns to Juba
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
aside funds for contingencies because they understand the country they are dealing with," he cautioned. President Salva Kiir and former rebel leader, first Vice President Riek Machar, declared separate cease-fires which have held so far. About... Read more
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Rappler
South Sudan ex-rebel leader fires possible rivalblow" to the unity government and the August 2015 peace accord, it warned. In
South Sudan ex-rebel leader fires possible rival
Rappler / Posted 23 hours ago
blow" to the unity government and the August 2015 peace accord, it warned. In a statement addressed to President Salva Kiir and received by Agence France-Presse (AFP) on Saturday, July 23, Machar said he had fired Teng Deng Gai as minister for... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice presidentturmoil following deadly clashes in the capital this month. Riek Machar, who l
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice president
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 23 hours ago
turmoil following deadly clashes in the capital this month. Riek Machar, who led a rebellion against President Salva Kiir in December 2013 but signed a peace deal last year, is being replaced as Kiir's deputy with Taban Deng, who acted as the... Read more
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Boston Herald
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice presidentturmoil following deadly clashes in the capital this month. Riek Machar, who l
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice president
Boston Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
turmoil following deadly clashes in the capital this month. Riek Machar, who led a rebellion against President Salva Kiir in December 2013 but signed a peace deal last year, is being replaced as Kiir's deputy with Taban Deng, who acted as the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice presidentturmoil following deadly clashes in the capital this month. Riek Machar, who l
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice president
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 23 hours ago
turmoil following deadly clashes in the capital this month. Riek Machar, who led a rebellion against President Salva Kiir in December 2013 but signed a peace deal last year, is being replaced as Kiir's deputy with Taban Deng, who acted as the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice presidentturmoil following deadly clashes in the capital this month. Riek Machar, who l
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice president
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 23 hours ago
turmoil following deadly clashes in the capital this month. Riek Machar, who led a rebellion against President Salva Kiir in December 2013 but signed a peace deal last year, is being replaced as Kiir's deputy with Taban Deng, who acted as the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Machar Denies Carrying Gun to Juba Presidential Palacehas denied claims he carried a gun to the presidential palace in Juba against p
Machar Denies Carrying Gun to Juba Presidential Palace
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
has denied claims he carried a gun to the presidential palace in Juba against protocol, as claimed by President Salva Kiir. Machar's Spokesman James Gatdet told Capital FM News on Friday that the VP is always protected by bodyguards and does... Read more
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Aljazeera
S. Sudan: Kiir gives Machar ultimatum to return to JubaRiek Machar has no plans for an immediate return to Juba, his supporters said o
S. Sudan: Kiir gives Machar ultimatum to return to Juba
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
Riek Machar has no plans for an immediate return to Juba, his supporters said on Friday, accusing his rival President Salva Kiir of trying to oust or even kill him. Machar has not been seen in public since he left the capital after days of intense... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Number of people fleeing South Sudan violence hits oneday record officials sayUN High Commissioner for Refugees said. More than two years of ethnically char
Number of people fleeing South Sudan violence hits oneday record officials say
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
UN High Commissioner for Refugees said. More than two years of ethnically charged fighting, triggered when President Salva Kiir fired Vice President Riek Machar in 2013, has killed more than 10,000 people and forced more than 2 million others to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
South Sudan Vice President Machar sacks minister after 'defection'South Sudan Vice President Riek Machar has fired a minister who he said had def
South Sudan Vice President Machar sacks minister after 'defection'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
South Sudan Vice President Riek Machar has fired a minister who he said had defected to his long-time rival President Salva Kiir's party. The rift between Machar and Taban Deng Gai has raised the prospect of further turmoil after months of... Read more
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Reuters
Number of people fleeing South Sudan violence hits one-day record, officials sayHigh Commissioner for Refugees said. More than two years of ethnically charged
Number of people fleeing South Sudan violence hits one-day record, officials say
Reuters / Posted yesterday
High Commissioner for Refugees said. More than two years of ethnically charged fighting, triggered when President Salva Kiir fired Vice President Riek Machar in 2013, has killed more than 10,000 people and forced more than 2 million others to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Number of people fleeing South Sudan violence hits one-day record, officials sayHigh Commissioner for Refugees said. More than two years of ethnically charged
Number of people fleeing South Sudan violence hits one-day record, officials say
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
High Commissioner for Refugees said. More than two years of ethnically charged fighting, triggered when President Salva Kiir fired Vice President Riek Machar in 2013, has killed more than 10,000 people and forced more than 2 million others to... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Split appears in South Sudan oppositionlong been plagued by splits and rivalries. South Sudan First Vice President Ri
Split appears in South Sudan opposition
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
long been plagued by splits and rivalries. South Sudan First Vice President Riek Machar. Picture: EWN. South Sudan,Salva Kiir,Riek Machar JUBA/GENEVA - A rift appeared in one of South Sudan’s two main rival groups on Friday, raising the prospect... Read more
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Reuters
Hundreds of displaced South Sudanese struggling for shelterlatest flare up of violence, at least 272 people were killed after fighting eru
Hundreds of displaced South Sudanese struggling for shelter
Reuters / Posted yesterday
latest flare up of violence, at least 272 people were killed after fighting erupted on July 7 in Juba between followers of Kiir and Machar, a former rebel leader who became vice president under a deal to end a two-year civil war. Conditions in... Read more
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New Kerala
Over 26,000 people flee South Sudan into Uganda; influx sets single-day record - newkerala.com #94313in Adjumani reported that fighting was continuing between the Sudan Peoples Lib
Over 26,000 people flee South Sudan into Uganda; influx sets single-day record - newkerala.com #94313
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
in Adjumani reported that fighting was continuing between the Sudan Peoples Liberation Army (SPLA) loyal to President Salva Kiir and the SPLA in Opposition backing First Vice-President Riek Machar. There are reports from Magwi that armed gunmen... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sports Papers Seized, Crackdown On Journalists in the Sudansone day after the publication of an editorial article in which he called for th
Sports Papers Seized, Crackdown On Journalists in the Sudans
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
one day after the publication of an editorial article in which he called for the removal of the South Sudan President Salva Kiir and First Vice-President Riek Machar, criticising them for their unsuccessful implementation of the August 2015 peace... Read more
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DW
UN: Tens of thousands fleeing violence in South Sudan |is so full that a head count is not possible. Fighting erupted in early July b
UN: Tens of thousands fleeing violence in South Sudan |
DW / Posted yesterday
is so full that a head count is not possible. Fighting erupted in early July between forces loyal to President Salva Kiir and those who support Vice President Riek Machar. The political situation in South Sudan has long been riddled with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 21 July 2016World Health Organisation. But conditions in Juba, where fighting erupted on 7
African Press Review 21 July 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
World Health Organisation. But conditions in Juba, where fighting erupted on 7 July between forces loyal to President Salva Kiir and those loyal to his deputy, Riek Machar, are far from ideal, according to a warning from the International... Read more
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Brandon Sun
26,000 flee South Sudan to Uganda, says UNof South Sudanese have left their country since fighting erupted on July 7 betw
26,000 flee South Sudan to Uganda, says UN
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
of South Sudanese have left their country since fighting erupted on July 7 between forces loyal to President Salva Kiir and those supporting Vice-President Riek Machar, Andreas Needham, spokesman for the U.N. refugee agency, said... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
The South Sudan dilemmato discuss the situation in South Sudan. Four days of fighting erupted 7 July b
The South Sudan dilemma
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
to discuss the situation in South Sudan. Four days of fighting erupted 7 July between forces loyal to President Salva Kiir Mayardit and those loyal to Vice-President Riek Machar. The fighting began at a security checkpoint in the capital of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ugandan Army Evacuates 38,000 CiviliansRwandans and people of other nationalities. Fighting that broke out between go
Ugandan Army Evacuates 38,000 Civilians
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Rwandans and people of other nationalities. Fighting that broke out between government forces loyal to President Salva Kiir and forces loyal to ex-rebel leader and now First Vice President Riek Machar, has reportedly abated but with one of the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
South Sudan ex-rebels accuse Kiir of plot to oust rival Machardays of heavy fighting in early July between government forces and fighters loy
South Sudan ex-rebels accuse Kiir of plot to oust rival Machar
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
days of heavy fighting in early July between government forces and fighters loyal to Machar which erupted as he was meeting Kiir in the presidential palace. More than 300 people were killed and tens of thousands of people fled, escalating fears of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Sudan War Killing Uganda Traders Softlysince the clashes in the South Sudan capital, Juba, broke out a fortnight ago b
South Sudan War Killing Uganda Traders Softly
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
since the clashes in the South Sudan capital, Juba, broke out a fortnight ago between forces loyal to President Salva Kiir and his First Vice President Riek Machar. The clashes have cut off many Ugandan traders who operate in Juba and other... Read more
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International Business Times
South Sudan to protect Riek Machar and SPLM-IO leaders to avoid more Unmiss troops between warring sides left at least 300 people dead in the capital Juba. Nhial
South Sudan to protect Riek Machar and SPLM-IO leaders to avoid more Unmiss troops
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
between warring sides left at least 300 people dead in the capital Juba. Nhial Deng Nhial, advisor to President Salva Kiir, explained the government believes alternatives would be more effective in reaching a solution to the conflict, erupted... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
26,000 flee South Sudan to Uganda, says UNof South Sudanese have left their country since fighting erupted on July 7 betw
26,000 flee South Sudan to Uganda, says UN
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
of South Sudanese have left their country since fighting erupted on July 7 between forces loyal to President Salva Kiir and those supporting Vice President Riek Machar, Andreas Needham, spokesman for the U.N. refugee agency, said... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
26,000 flee South Sudan to Uganda, says UNof South Sudanese have left their country since fighting erupted on July 7 betw
26,000 flee South Sudan to Uganda, says UN
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
of South Sudanese have left their country since fighting erupted on July 7 between forces loyal to President Salva Kiir and those supporting Vice President Riek Machar, Andreas Needham, spokesman for the U.N. refugee agency, said... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
26,000 flee South Sudan to Uganda, says UNof South Sudanese have left their country since fighting erupted on July 7 betw
26,000 flee South Sudan to Uganda, says UN
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
of South Sudanese have left their country since fighting erupted on July 7 between forces loyal to President Salva Kiir and those supporting Vice President Riek Machar, Andreas Needham, spokesman for the U.N. refugee agency, said... Read more
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The Seattle Times
26,000 flee South Sudan to Uganda, says UNof South Sudanese have left their country since fighting erupted on July 7 betw
26,000 flee South Sudan to Uganda, says UN
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
of South Sudanese have left their country since fighting erupted on July 7 between forces loyal to President Salva Kiir and those supporting Vice President Riek Machar, Andreas Needham, spokesman for the U.N. refugee agency, said... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
26,000 flee South Sudan to Uganda, says UNof South Sudanese have left their country since fighting erupted on July 7 betw
26,000 flee South Sudan to Uganda, says UN
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
of South Sudanese have left their country since fighting erupted on July 7 between forces loyal to President Salva Kiir and those supporting Vice President Riek Machar. Although an uneasy peace has been established in South Sudan's capital,... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping missionLibya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent w
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping mission
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Libya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent weeks between forces backing President Salva Kiir and those loyal to vice president Riek Machar. British officials arranged the removal of the two officers, who were... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping missionLibya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent w
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping mission
Kingston Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
Libya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent weeks between forces backing President Salva Kiir and those loyal to vice president Riek Machar. British officials arranged the removal of the two officers, who were... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping missionLibya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent w
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping mission
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Libya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent weeks between forces backing President Salva Kiir and those loyal to vice president Riek Machar. British officials arranged the removal of the two officers, who were... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping missionLibya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent w
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping mission
Streatham Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
Libya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent weeks between forces backing President Salva Kiir and those loyal to vice president Riek Machar. British officials arranged the removal of the two officers, who were... Read more
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Bury Times
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping missionLibya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent w
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping mission
Bury Times / Posted 2 days ago
Libya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent weeks between forces backing President Salva Kiir and those loyal to vice president Riek Machar. British officials arranged the removal of the two officers, who were... Read more
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Gazette
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping missionLibya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent w
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping mission
Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Libya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent weeks between forces backing President Salva Kiir and those loyal to vice president Riek Machar. British officials arranged the removal of the two officers, who were... Read more
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guardian-series
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping missionLibya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent w
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping mission
guardian-series / Posted 2 days ago
Libya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent weeks between forces backing President Salva Kiir and those loyal to vice president Riek Machar. British officials arranged the removal of the two officers, who were... Read more
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Harrow Times
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping missionLibya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent w
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping mission
Harrow Times / Posted 2 days ago
Libya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent weeks between forces backing President Salva Kiir and those loyal to vice president Riek Machar. British officials arranged the removal of the two officers, who were... Read more
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This is West Country
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping missionLibya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent w
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping mission
This is West Country / Posted 2 days ago
Libya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent weeks between forces backing President Salva Kiir and those loyal to vice president Riek Machar. British officials arranged the removal of the two officers, who were... Read more
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Gazette News
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping missionLibya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent w
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping mission
Gazette News / Posted 2 days ago
Libya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent weeks between forces backing President Salva Kiir and those loyal to vice president Riek Machar. British officials arranged the removal of the two officers, who were... Read more
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Bolton News
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping missionLibya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent w
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping mission
Bolton News / Posted 2 days ago
Libya and Sudan." South Sudan has seen a return to bloody fighting in recent weeks between forces backing President Salva Kiir and those loyal to vice president Riek Machar. British officials arranged the removal of the two officers, who were... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping missionpolice officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping mission A destroyed ta
Two British police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping mission
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
police officers banned from UN South Sudan peacekeeping mission A destroyed tank after fighting between forces of Salva Kiir and Riek Machar in Jabel area of Juba (AP) Two British police officers have been banned from rejoining UN peacekeepers... Read more
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