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  1. South Sudan Situation overviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MBendi

    Eleven people were reportedly killed and three wounded in Kwarijik, with clashes continuing from 18 to 22 January. Some villagers were reportedly seeking refuge in Juba 1 Primary School, while others have ? ed to Gondokoro.

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  2. Photos of the week - January 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Warrnambool Standard

    Gwendolyn Marshall, 5, and Cadell Marshall 2, from Port Fairy, enjoy the WAG's short art sessions. Picture:LEANNE PICKETT Stephen Griffin from Warrnambool won the super sedans class at Round 1 of the ANDRA sportsman series at Portland.

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  3. Raffle's just the ticket to help South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Warrnambool Standard

    A FRIENDSHIP forged in a south-west Victorian classroom is set to provide some assistance to the thousands displaced in war-torn South Sudan. A FRIENDSHIP forged in a south-west Victorian classroom is set to provide some assistance to the thousands displaced in war-torn South Sudan.

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  4. South Sudan: Tackling a deadly outbreak of tropical diseaseRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | PressReleasePoint

    The conflict that erupted in South Sudan little more than a year ago has left people more vulnerable to a deadly tropical disease known as kala azar . The risk of infection increases as people are displaced by fighting into areas where the disease is prevalent and malnutrition lowers their ability to fight the infection.

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  5. Upper Nile governor downplays opposition threats to electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    The governor of South Sudan's border state of Upper Nile, Simon Kun Puoc, has downplayed fears the armed opposition could disrupt upcoming elections state, saying precautionary measures have been taken to provide adequate security. Soldiers from the South Sudan army patrol the streets in the Upper Nile state capital, Malakal, on 21 January 2014 "The security situation in the state is under control.

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  6. More Than 50 Killed in South Sudan ClashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Big News Network.com

    More than 50 fighters from both sides of South Sudan's year-old conflict were killed in clashes last week in oil-producing Upper Nile state, the spokesman for the South Sudan army said Wednesday. SPLA spokesman Philip Aguer blamed the fighting on rebels loyal to former vice president Riek Machar.

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  7. Report counts cost of prolonged war in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | AlertNet

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  8. Report: War in South Sudan Will Cost Country, Region BillionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Voice of America

    A medical staff attends to a malnourished child at a Medecins Sans Frontieres hospital in a displaced-persons camp inside the U.N. base in Malakal, South Sudan, July 24, 2014. A study released Wednesday says the conflict in South Sudan could cost the country tens of billions of dollars in lost economic opportunities unless peace is reached soon.

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  9. .com | UN wants release of AU-led South Sudan inquiryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | News24

    A senior UN rights official voiced concern on Monday that an African Union commission of inquiry report on the bloodshed in South Sudan will not come up for discussion at an upcoming AU summit. The UN Assistant Secretary General Ivan Simonovic said shelving the key report on South Sudan's year-long war would be a "very disturbing development" at a time when the Security Council is weighing sanctions.

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  10. A look back at 2014 in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | Voice of America

    People gather at a makeshift camp at the United Nations Mission in South Sudan compound in Juba, Dec. 22, 2013, a week after South Sudan erupted in violence. Members of South Sudan's rebel delegation talk with US Envoy to Sudan and South Sudan Donald E. Booth on Jan. 4, 2014 during talks in Addis Ababa to try to broker a ceasefire deal between government and rebel forces. 1 comment

  11. South Sudan Rebels Unhappy with Ugandan Troops PresenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Voice of America

    A South Sudan army soldier stands next to a machine gun mounted on a truck in Malakal town, some 500 km northeast of the capital, Juba. The continued presence of troops from the Uganda People's Defense Force in South Sudan complicates peace talks between the administration in Juba and rebels loyal to former vice president Riek Machar, according to Ezekiel Lol Gatkuoth, a leading member of the rebel movement.

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  12. 200 civilians fleeing South Sudan violence drowned after Nile River boat sinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2014 | Nanaimo Daily News

    A boat carrying civilians desperately fleeing heavy violence in South Sudan sank while crossing the Nile River, killing some 200 people, a military official said Tuesday, as fighting between rebels and government forces moved closer to the capital. Warfare in the world's newest state has displaced more than 400,000 people since mid-December, with the front lines constantly shifting as loyalist troops and renegade forces gain and lose territory in battles often waged along ethnic lines.

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  13. Naming the Ones We Lost - South Sudan Conflict: 15 Dec 2013 to the present dayRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2013 | In-depth Africa

    Naming the people who have died and ensuring their legacy is an important part of the South Sudanese culture. Yet, during and following all of South Sudan's conflicts, there has never been a comprehensive and public recognition of the individual loss of human life.

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  14. Millions Face Acute Hunger in South Sudan Next YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Voice of America

    South Sudanese internally displaced people sell food at the UN Mission in South Sudan camp in Malakal, Oct. 16, 2014. The World Food Program warns 2.5 million people in South Sudan are facing acute hunger next year.

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  15. Upper Nile parliament terminates membership of missing MPsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    December 10, 2014 At least eight legislative assembly members from South Sudan's Upper Nile state have been disowned allegedly due to their unauthorised and long absence from parliament. Women carry their belongings as they walk through the ruined streets of the Upper Nile state capital, Malakal, on 12 January 2014 Upper Nile speaker Joseph Deng Barac, named Nasir lawmakers Pal Ruac Doap, Yien Gach Ruey and Duop Tharjiath Nyual as among those who remain out contact.

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  16. South Sudan: UN mission destroys weapons seized from displaced persons campsRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | United Nations

    Military and police components of the UN Mission in South Sudan , conducted a search for weapons and restricted items at the Protection of Civilians site located in the Tomping area of Juba. UN Photo/JC McIlwaine 9 December 2014 – The United Nations Mission in South Sudan has destroyed a deadly assortment of weapons confiscated from internally displaced persons living at its civilian protection sites, the Mission has announced, amid broader efforts to defuse tensions in the young country.

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  17. UN destroys arms seized from displaced South SudaneseRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | Newstime Africa

    The UN Mission in South Sudan started on Tuesday the destruction of weapons gathered from internally displaced people in war-ravaged South Sudan. "Today we destroyed the firearms seized in Juba with the support of the United Nations Mine Action Service," Ellen Margrethe Loj, the UNMISS head, told reporters during the ceremony.

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  18. UNMISS destroys weapons seized in displaced campsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    December 9, 2014 The United Nations Mission in South Sudan has destroyed hundreds of weapons confiscated from internally displaced people living at its protection sites in the capital, Juba. The weapons haul, which included AK-47 assault rifles, iron bars, as well as and hundreds of knives and machetes, were publicly destroyed at the Tomping compound on Tuesday in the presence of foreign diplomats and media.

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  19. UN destroys arms seized from displaced S. SudaneseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | TurkishPress.com

    The UN Mission in South Sudan started on Tuesday the destruction of weapons gathered from internally displaced people in war-ravaged South Sudan. "Today we destroyed the firearms seized in Juba with the support of the United Nations Mine Action Service," Ellen Margrethe Loj, the UNMISS head, told reporters during the ceremony.

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  20. Upper Nile state passes its annual budgetRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    December 5, 2014 Lawmakers in South Sudan's Upper Nile state on Friday unanimously passed their annual budget of 74, 2907,638 South Sudanese Pounds. In the budget, education was a priority with 11% allocation; health took 7% while 39% went to Upper Nile's 13 counties.

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