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  1. IOM Transports South Sudan Cholera Patients from Remote Areas to Treatment Centres by RiverRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    GENEVA, Switzerland, July 30, 2014/African Press Organization / - The South Sudan Ministry of Health declared an outbreak of cholera on 15 May 2014 and to date over 5,176 cases of the disease have been reported throughout the country, including Upper Nile State, where an outbreak in Wau Shilluk has claimed the lives of at least 17 people.

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  2. Famine watch: South Sudan teams study hunger dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    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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  3. South Sudan: UN Warns of 'Hunger Catastrophe' for ChildrenRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | AllAfrica.com

    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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  4. UN Bodies Sound Alarm on Looming FamineRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | Common Dreams

    The food crisis currently griping South Sudan demands global action to stave off a deadly famine, a pair of United Nations bodies have warned.

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  5. UN warns of world inaction as South Sudan famine loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | The Daily Star

    A malnourished girl holds onto a doll at a Medecins Sans Frontieres hospital in an internally displaced persons camp inside the U.N. base in Malakal, July 24, 2014.

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  6. Children in South Sudan cannot wait for famine before world actsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | PressReleasePoint

    The Executive Directors of UNICEF and the World Food Programme today warned that children in South Sudan cannot wait any longer before the world takes action, as they met severely malnourished children and their mothers affected by the conflict in the world's newest country.

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  7. South Sudan army sends reinforcements to conflict zonesRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | In-depth Africa

    July 25, 2014 The South Sudanese army says it has sent heavy military reinforcements to different areas where it is struggling to contain an armed rebellion under the former vice-president, Riek Machar.

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  8. Aid agencies demand assistance for children in S. SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | In-depth Africa

    July 25, 2014 Heads of the United Nations Children's Fund and World Food Programme said children severely malnourished and mothers affected by the South Sudanese conflict urgently need help.

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  9. Joint News Release: Children In South Sudan Cannot Wait For Famine Before World ActsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | PressReleasePoint

    JUBA, 26 July 2014: The heads of UNICEF and the UN World Food Programme today warned that children in South Sudan cannot wait any longer before the world takes action, as they met severely malnourished children and their mothers affected by the conflict in the world's newest country.

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  10. UN warns of - hunger catastrophe' for South Sudanese childrenRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | United Nations

    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 – 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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  11. As South Sudan Faces Acute Food Insecurity, FH Helps Struggling Families Through Seed DeliveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | PRWeb

    There are already dire warnings from the Famine Early Warning System and the United Nations of a food crisis in the months ahead, so seed delivery is being given top priority.

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  12. South Sudan rebels describe as "arrogant truth" army chief confessionsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | In-depth Africa

    July 24, 2014 South Sudanese rebel faction of the Sudan Peoples' Liberation Movement led by the former vice-president, Riek Machar, said they were not surprised by the recent confession of the army chief of general staff, Gen Paul Malong Awan, who has admitted for the first time that government troops were responsible for renewed violence in the ... (more)

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  13. Gene Study Gives Clues About the Age of First PeriodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | International Business Times

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

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  14. Upper Nile governor reshuffles state administration amid fighting in NasirRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | In-depth Africa

    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.

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  15. S. Sudan army commander warns against launching counter-offensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | In-depth Africa

    July 23, 2014 South Sudanese army commander has warned against launching a major offensive on the rebel fighters allied to former vice-president Riek Machar amid repeated violations to a ceasefire agreement signed by both warring parties.

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  16. South Sudan claims to be in full control of Nasir townRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | In-depth Africa

    July 21, 2014 The South Sudanese government claimed on Monday it has taken full control of Nasir, a strategic town located south-east of the Upper Nile state capital, Malakal.

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  17. IOM, ECHO Develop Malakal Protection Site for South Sudanese Fleeing ConflictRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | In-depth Africa

    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 .

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  18. South Sudan rebels 'break ceasefire'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | BBC News

    The United Nations has accused South Sudanese rebels of violating a ceasefire by launching an offensive to recapture its former headquarters.

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  19. .com | S Sudan rebels launch new offensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | News24

    Suspected Islamists have raided the remote northeast Nigerian town of Damboa, shooting dead more than 40 residents and burning down houses.

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  20. S Sudan rebels launch attack despite truceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Al Jazeera

    The UN said the attack by rebels on Nasir town was a clear violation of a truce agreement [FILE: Reuters] South Sudanese rebels have launched an offensive to retake a key town near the border with Ethiopia in what the United Nations said was a clear violation of a truce agreement.

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