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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.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Upper Nile governor reshuffles state administration amid fighting in Nasir
July 23, 2014 The governor of South Sudan's Upper Nile state, Simon Kun Puoc, has swapped the positions of two officials in the state administration as fighting continues over control of the strategic town of Nasir.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
IOM, ECHO Develop Malakal Protection Site for South Sudanese Fleeing Conflict
GENEVA, Switzerland, July 22, 2014/African Press Organization / - Almost 10,000 internally displaced persons have moved into a new UN Protection of Civilians site in Malakal in South Sudan's Upper Nile State, constructed by IOM and partners, and funded by the European Union's Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection Department .
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Fri Jul 11, 2014
South Sudan: What Life Is Like in the World's Youngest Country
Today, the young country is crippled by hunger and civil war. The United Nations warned in May that South Sudan stood on the brink of genocide and famine.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
South Sudan's Bloody Anniversary
Three years ago this week, the people of South Sudan danced in the streets to celebrate the birth of their nation.
Voice of America
Displaced S. Sudanese Face Worsening Conditions in Camps
Floods, malaria and malnutrition are making life worse for internally displaced people staying at camps in South Sudan.
Ethiopia: Commercial Bank Targets Diaspora With Foreign Market Expansion
As part of its vision 2025, the bank is considering new branches in Washington DC, Dubai, South Africa and Djibouti The Commercial Bank of Ethiopia is in the final stages of research into foreign markets, with the potential of opening branches in Washington DC, Dubai, South Africa and Djibouti.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
100,000 sheltering in UN Mission's bases in South Sudan
The UN Mission in South Sudan has reported that nearly 100,000 people are seeking protection in its bases across the country, and the number is likely to remain high, a spokesperson said Thursday.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
S. Sudan patients shot in their beds, hospitals destroyed
The operating theatre of Leer Hospital was destroyed when the facility was looted and burned during fighting in South Sudan's Unity state in late January 2014.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
U.S. joins list of worsening nations
Students take notes during an English language class at the Juba Nabari Primary School in Juba, South Sudan, on Wednesday, April 9. Recent conflict in the country has made resources scarce; many civil servants, including teachers, have not received their pay for several months.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Voice of America
South Sudan Bumps Somalia as Most Fragile State in Ranking
A U.N. peacekeeper stands guard at the U.N. Mission in South Sudan base in Malakal, where some 19,000 people have been sheltering in this 2014 file photo.