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15 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Ethnic militias and the shrinking state: South Sudan's dangerous path

Until early August, Maban county was mostly famous for the misery of others. Nearly 130,000 Sudanese refugees live - and sometimes die - in desperately difficult conditions in several makeshift camps in Maban, having fled the fighting in Blue Nile, over the border in Sudan.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

In-depth Africa

Juba broke as war takes a toll on South Sudan economy

IN SUMMARY:- *The current oil output is half of what South Sudan was producing before the war broke out in December last year.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

New Vision

UN threatens S. Sudan leaders with sanctions

UN Security Council envoys warned South Sudan's warring leaders they would face sanctions if a civil war that has pushed the young nation to the brink of famine does not stop.

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Le Monde diplomatique

As a man-made famine looms, Christmas comes early to South Sudan

The soft glow of the dancing white lights is a dead giveaway. It's Christmas in July at the U.S. Embassy compound.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

AlertNet

Kerry condemns South Sudan, rebels as deadline passes

People walk through the mud in an internally displaced persons camp inside the U.N. base in Malakal, July 25, 2014.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

For S. Sudan aid workers, bad weather is as much a worry as violence

People trudged along the main passageway through the United Nations' Malakal Camp for Internally Displaced People in South Sudan in late July.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

The Daily Star

S.Sudan children slaughtered or taken to fight: African Union

Children sit on a bed in a muddy shelter at the UN Protection of Civilians site in Upper Nile State capital Malakal, South Sudan August 3, 2014.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

War Is A Crime

As a Man-Made Famine Looms, Christmas Comes Early to South Sudan

The soft glow of the dancing white lights is a dead giveaway. It's Christmas in July at the U.S. Embassy compound.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

AlertNet

UN condemns ethnic killing of aid workers in South Sudan

Executive Director of World Food Programme Ertharin Cousin and Executive Director of UNICEF Anthony Lake talk to a woman displaced by the conflict at her home in an internally displaced persons camp in the U.N. base in Malakal, South Sudan.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

AllAfrica.com

South Sudan: Riverboats Offer Lifeline to Cholera Victims in South Sudan

The International Organization for Migration this week begins a river transport service for critically ill cholera patients, taking them to treatment centers in South Sudan's Upper Nile State.

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AlertNet

S.Sudan foes resume peace talks as famine looms

Girls play in an internally displaced persons camp inside the U.N. base in Malakal, July 24, 2014.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

In-depth Africa

Upper Nile governor appoints new ministers, commissioners

The governor of South Sudan's Upper Nile state, Simon Kun Puoc has reshuffled his government, appointing new ministers, advisors and county commissioners.

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In-depth Africa

South Sudanese rebels claim government plans all-out war

August 2, 2014 South Sudanese rebels led by the former vice-president, Riek Machar, have accused the government of planning an all-out major offensive against their positions in the three states of the former greater Upper Nile region.

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Sat Aug 02, 2014

The Peninsula

Famine feared in South Sudan

A man weaves a fishing net in the UN Protection of Civilians site in Upper Nile State capital Malakal, South Sudan.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

In-depth Africa

South Sudan - Threat of Cholera Grows

GENEVA, Switzerland, July 31, 2014/African Press Organization / - Thousands of displaced South Sudanese living in congested camps with poor hygiene and sanitation are at high risk of contracting cholera.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Famine watch: South Sudan teams study hunger data

In this photo dated Thursday, July 24, 2014, People trudge along the main passageway through United Nations' Malakal Camp for Internally Displaced People, during the wet season which has made life for hundreds of thousands of IDPs in South Sudan very challenging, in Malakal, Sudan.

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AllAfrica.com

South Sudan: UN Warns of 'Hunger Catastrophe' for Children

Two United Nations humanitarian agencies today called for action to stop a potential famine in South Sudan which they said is being allowed to happen, just as it occurred in Somalia and the Horn of Africa three years ago.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

United Nations

UN warns of - hunger catastrophe' for South Sudanese children

Beneficiaries waiting in line to collect their ration at a food-distribution taking place at the UNMISS-compound in Malakal, Upper Nile State, South Sudan Photo: Jacob Zocherman/IRIN 25 July 2014 &#150 Two United Nations humanitarian agencies today called for action to stop a potential famine in South Sudan which they said is being allowed to ... (more)

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

International Business Times

Gene Study Gives Clues About the Age of First Period

Girls play in an internally displaced persons camp inside the U.N. base in Malakal, July 24, 2014.

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