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  1. 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.

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  2. South Sudan parliament approves SSP 11.3bn budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    August 13, 2014 The South Sudanese parliament has approved an annual budget amounting to a total of 11.3 billion South Sudanese Pounds .

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  3. Target U.S. defense aid to Africa on real threats: malaria and EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Reuters

    Africa is the new frontier for the U.S. Defense Department. The Pentagon has applied counterterrorism tactics throughout the Middle East and, to a lesser extent, Central and South Asia.

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  4. W. Bahr el Ghazal governor advocates for transfer of national capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    Western Bahr el Ghazal state governor Rizik Zackaraia Hassan has publicly called for South Sudan's capital Juba in Central Equatoria to be transferred to Western Bahr el Ghazal's Wau.

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  5. Denied Religious Freedom, Christians in Sudan Are 2nd-Class CitizensRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | DFW Catholic

    "In Sudan, bishops and priests have been living as de facto illegals. They are not allowed to have passports and are denied legal status-they cannot leave the country and would likely be barred from returning should they leave."

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  6. South Sudan's Machar unveils plan to create more statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan's former vice-president, Riek Machar, who for the last seven months has been leading an armed opposition faction of the ruling SPLM party has unveiled his group's plan to create more states in implementing a resolution on federal system of governance in the country.

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  7. Ibrahim case reflects deeper problems in Sudan, says bishopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | DFW Catholic

    Yambio, Jul 14, 2014 / 02:03 am .- The "disgraceful case" of Sudanese Christian Meriam Ibrahim is only one of many examples of discrimination and harassment faced by Christians in Sudan, a bishop in the region has said.

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  8. Christians in Sudan are 'de facto illegals,' bishop reportsRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | Catholic World News

    Christians living in Sudan are "de facto illegals," who cannot hold passports and , according to Bishop Eduard Hiiboro Kussala of Tambura-Yambio, a diocese in the newly independent country of South Sudan.

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  9. South Sudan: Huge Drop in Treatment Rates for People Living With HIVRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    South Sudan's Ministry of Health says only 6,800 people living with HIV are currently receiving treatment, less than half the number of people who enrolled for treatment a year ago.

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  10. Ugandan army general in charge of presidential guards defectsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    The commander of Uganda's elite military force, which is in charge of protecting President Yoweri Museveni, has rebelled against the government allegedly to join a new rebellion to topple the latter.

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  11. The Gargoyle: Dallaire uses last Senate speech to question...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Canada.com

    YAMBIO, SOUTH SUDAN: APRIL 7, 2012 -- Retired General, Senator Romeo Dallaire in Yambio South Sudan April 7, 2012 working on his documentary on child protection helping to protect child soldiers with his NGO, Child Soldier Initiative and White Pine Pictures of Toronto.

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    Jun 18, 2014 | Canada.com

    YAMBIO, SOUTH SUDAN: APRIL 7, 2012 -- Retired General, Senator Romeo Dallaire in Yambio South Sudan April 7, 2012 working on his documentary on child protection helping to protect child soldiers with his NGO, Child Soldier Initiative and White Pine Pictures of Toronto.

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  13. WHO donates more than $600,000 for new maternity ward at Torit hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    June 6, 2014 The World Health Organisation has donated more than $600,000 for construction of a new maternity ward at Eastern Equatoria state's Torit referral hospital.

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  14. WHO donates more than $600,000 for new maternity ward at Torit hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    The World Health Organisation has donated more than $600,000 for construction of a new maternity ward at Eastern Equatoria state's Torit referral hospital.

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  15. US Sends 80 Soldiers To Chad To Locate The Kidnapped Nigerian GirlsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    A U.S. Special Forces trainer supervises a military assault drill for a unit within the Sudan People's Liberation Army conducted in Nzara on the outskirts of Yambio, South Sudan, on November 29, 2013.

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  16. #BringBackOurGirls why not Save Africa?Read the original story

    May 20, 2014 | News24

    This #tag went viral after some Few Celebrity went out and use it after the Boko Haram Abduction of Few Nigerian girls from a SchoolTruly speaking am very touched by this and on the other hand am disturbed cause the same thing happened From 1986 in the Acholi The Northern Part of Uganda as much as my heart don't settle well with the country based ... (more)

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  17. There's No Easy Military Fix To The Boko Haram Kidnapping CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    A U.S. Special Forces trainer supervises a military assault drill for a unit within the Sudan People's Liberation Army conducted in Nzara on the outskirts of Yambio, South Sudan, on November 29, 2013.

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  18. The "Greater" SyndromeRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    May 14, 2014 - My memory has failed me, again. I cannot remember how 'Greater' slipped in the names of our Regions, States and Counties.

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  19. Boko Haram saga: Uncle Sam salivatesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    Islamist forces, this time Boko Haram - the very forces that the US and NATO backed and armed in Libya as a proxy ground force in the war to topple Gaddafi - are being used as the bogey man to justify the intervention of US military forces THE United States has sent military and security "advisers" to Nigeria to help president Goodluck Jonathan's ... (more)

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  20. South Sudan: Samuel's Story - Hope After Being Raped and Contracting HIVRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Samuel John, 19, from Yambio, South Sudan, contracted HIV after he was raped by an older woman who sold him alcohol. 1 comment