Malakal, Sudan Newswire

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  1. Is photographing in public gatherings a crime?Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | In-depth Africa

    September 9, 2014 - South Sudan attained her independence in July 2011, after a long and unnecessary struggle which claimed the lives of so many citizens. For the past 22 years of civil war with Sudan, people of southern Sudan took arms demanding freedom of expression, worship, ownership, movement, equal distribution of nature wealth and opportunity for all without discrimination.


  2. Women fearful in South Sudan campsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | IRIN

    Julie Francis's self-imposed curfew starts when the sun sets. The widowed mother of four has been living at the UN base outside Malakal since December, one of more than 17,000 people who have fled there to escape episodic fighting in South Sudan's Upper Nile State capital.


  3. MSF reduces cholera activities after treating 3,300 cases in S. SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Sudan Tribune

    A significant decline in the number of new cholera cases in South Sudan in recent weeks has prompted MA decins Sans FrontiA res to scale down its cholera operations and will redirect resources towards other unmet health needs in the country. Displaced people who fled from violence in Jonglei state capital Bor queue outside a clinic run by MSF in Lakes state's Awerial town on 2 January 2014 Since the cholera outbreak was declared on 15 May, MSF teams have reportedly provided treatment to 3,300 patients in the capital Juba, Eastern Equatoria state and in Wau Shiluk in Upper Nile state.


  4. Netherlands cuts aid to South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Sudan Tribune

    The Netherlands government announced Thursday that it had cut aid to South Sudan, citing the gross human rights violations in the country as well as the lack of commitment by its leaders to end the ongoing conflict. "We have decided to stop cooperation with the government at this point," Lillianne Plouman, the Dutch minister of foreign trade and development cooperation told reporters in the capital, Juba.


  5. Nations rally to food for peace effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 |

    WFP staff in Malakal distribute food assistance to thousands of people sheltering at the UN Peacekeeping base. WFP has provided food assistance to internally displaced people in UN Peacekeeping compounds in Juba, Bentiu, Bor and Malakal.


  6. Britain Sends Another $50 Million in Aid to South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Voice of America

    Children walk through mud in an internally displaced persons camp inside the United Nations base in Malakal, South Sudan, July 23, 2014.


  7. Lessons on peace in South SudanRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2014 | The Irish World Newspaper

    AS reports of violence and suffering stream out of South Sudan, one story offers hope; of ordinary people's determination to invest in the long term future when their short term future is at risk.


  8. S. Sudan health workers threaten strike over allowancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | In-depth Africa

    September 1, 2014 Members of the health workers' union in South Sudan have threatened a strike over allowances and long working hours, unless government intervenes with immediate effect.


  9. S. Sudan president warns rebels could become regional security threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudanese president Salva Kiir has warned rebel forces allied to former vice-president Riek Machar could become a regional security threat unless the international community closely monitors their activities.


  10. Keeping 10-year-olds out of uniformRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | The Globe and Mail

    Samantha Nutt is the author of Damned Nations: Greed, Guns, Armies and Aid. She is a founder of War Child.


  11. No Place to Heal in South SudanRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | In-depth Africa

    Outside the pediatric wing of Malakal's teaching hospital, a human skull lies in the yellowing blades of knee-high grass.


  12. South Sudan Rebels Explain Refusal to Sign Ceasefire AgreementRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2014 | Voice of America

    A South Sudanese rebel official said there can be no lasting peace in the country as long as President Salva Kiir is at the helm of government.


  13. When Do Food Shortages Become A Famine? There's A Formula For ThatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | National Public Radio

    Martha Nyarueni and her family return to their home outside the town of Leer, South Sudan, after receiving an aid package in early July.


  14. IGAD's miscalculation of peace in South SudanRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | In-depth Africa

    It has become apparent that the eight months old civil war in South Sudan is not yet ending and the suffering of several millions South Sudanese still unresolved.


  15. U.N. Helicopter Reportedly Shot Down in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Mashable

    A United Nations helicopter on a routine cargo flight crashed in South Sudan, the U.N. Mission in South Sudan said on Tuesday.


  16. Op-Ed: South Sudan - the t-shirt that spells F-A-M-I-N-ERead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | In-depth Africa

    "We rebelled, we struggled, we fought, we conquered". These are the words imprinted on the bright green t-shirt I bought in July 2011 from a budding entrepreneur in Juba who was capitalising on South Sudan's newfound independence celebration.


  17. Juba ceasefire monitor dies after officials held by rebelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | The Peninsula

    ADDIS ABABA: A member of an East African regional body monitoring a ceasefire in South Sudan died of a heart attack after some monitors were detained by rebels to the north of the country, further complicating a peace process.


  18. S.Sudan ceasefire monitor dies after officials held by rebelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | AlertNet

    Seyoum Mesfin , chairperson of IGAD special envoy, and General Taaban Deng Gai SPLMA rebel delegate attend the resumption of South Sudan negotiations in Addis Ababa February 11, 2014.


  19. South Sudan now faces famine, on top of civil warRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | The Washington Post

    Nyarony Choing is as old as South Sudan. And like the world's newest nation, she has been to hell and back before her fourth birthday.


  20. S. Sudan army uncovers rebel plan for major military offensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | In-depth Africa

    August 22, 2014 The South Sudanese army says it has discovered a master plan drawn up by rebel forces outlining arrangements for mass mobilisation with the aim of launching a major offensive despite the signing of a ceasefire agreement.