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  1. Aid worker abducted at gunpoint in South Sudan - UN agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | AlertNet

    ... the conflict in South Sudan, the world's newest nation, broke out in December between troops backing President Salva Kiir and soldiers loyal to his sacked deputy, Riek Machar. George Fominyen, WFP spokesman for South Sudan, said the authorities ...

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  2. S. Sudan's Kiir moves legal advisor to diplomatic serviceRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan president Salva Kiir on Friday unexpectedly issued an executive order moving his legal advisor, Telar Riing Deng to diplomatic service. According to a decree issued on the state-owned SSTV , Deng, known to be one of president Kiir's most powerful allies, becomes the country's new ambassador to Russia.

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  3. S. Sudan opposition parties petition Kiir over security billRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudanese opposition leaders have petitioned President Salva Kiir against signing into law the controversial security bill approved by the parliament, despite boycott, saying it contravenes the country's constitution. SPLM-DC leader Lam Akol responds to questions at a news conference in South Sudan's capital, Juba, on 3 October 2014 "We appeal to the president of the Republic [of South Sudan] not to assent to the Act and return it to the National Legislative Assemble for reconsideration", partly reads the petition.

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  4. An Individual's Connection to the World's Hot Spots TodayRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Campus Bread

    ... Sudan, the crisis ravages on as 1.8 million people have been displaced since conflict broke out between President Salva Kiir's government forces and rebels allied to his former deputy, Reik Machar. Over 10,000 people have already died. The outlook ...

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  5. Aid worker abducted at gunpoint in South Sudan - UN agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | AlertNet

    ... the conflict in South Sudan, the world's newest nation, broke out in December between troops backing President Salva Kiir and soldiers loyal to his sacked deputy, Riek Machar. George Fominyen, WFP spokesman for South Sudan, said the authorities ...

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  6. World's newest nation has unprecedented opportunity to end sexual violence in conflictRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    ... taking refuge at UN protection sites to the highest levels of government. On the last day of my visit President Salva Kiir and I signed an agreement outlining clear steps the government will take to prevent and address these crimes and expressing ...

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  7. .com | UN: South Sudan headed for upsurge in fightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | News24

    ... aim to find a lasting solution to the conflict that broke out on 15 December between factions loyal to President Salva Kiir and his former vice-president Riek Machar. UN camps set up in South Sudan are filled with more than 100 000 civilians who ...

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  8. 800 Million Undernourished People WorldwideRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Scoop

    ... crisis. 1.7 million people have fled their homes because of the fighting between the military forces of President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar. In some of the hardest hit areas one in two children is malnourished. More than two million ...

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  9. US warns of possible al-Shabaab attack in Ethiopian capitalRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    ... committed against female students from the Darfur (...) October 15, 2014 (JUBA) - South Sudan's president, Salva Kiir, has joined lawmakers in mourning the passing of MP Bellario Ahoy Ngong on Wednesday in the capital, Juba. Kiir and other (...) ...

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  10. Frustration as South Sudan Talks Delayed AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Voice of America

    ... "That's why people are getting frustrated." At the heart of the conflict is a political dispute between President Salva Kiir and his former deputy Riek Machar. The split has divided factions of the military and led to inter-ethnic fighting that has ...

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  11. South Sudan denies executing soldiers of Nuer ethnicityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    ... Sudan has been embroiled in conflict since a political dispute in the ruling party (SPLM) headed by president Salva Kiir turned violent in mid-December last year, triggering tribal tensions across the country. The fighting has pitted the Dinka, ...

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  12. S. Sudan's president mourns childhood friendRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan's president, Salva Kiir, has joined lawmakers in mourning the passing of MP Bellario Ahoy Ngong on Wednesday in the capital, Juba. "The death of Dr Bellario Ahoy Ngong is unfortunate and sudden to all of his colleagues and relatives," said Kiir, expressing regret that those closest to him had been unable to say their goodbyes before his passing.

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  13. The US and Regime Change in South SudanRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Counterpunch

    ... that the USA is attempting to carry out regime change in South Sudan. Why? It's because South Sudanese President Salva Kiir is determined to continue supporting Chinese oil production in his country, China's only majority owned energy project in ...

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  14. South Sudan: President Salva Kiir - Commander-in-Chief - Image vs. RealityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | AllAfrica.com

    Ten years before the start of South Sudan's current war, the Sudan People's Liberation Movement held a meeting at Rumbek in which the party leadership sought to resolve a major problem between their chairman and deputy chairman. Minutes of that crucial meeting reveal that the SPLM Chairman John Garang, in the final year of his life, distrusted his deputy Salva Kiir, preferred to downplay their differences rather than confront him outright, and sought to avoid setting up formal processes in which he would have to manage affairs through Kiir.

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  15. Uganda to buy weapons on behalf of South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | New Vision

    ... Juuk told the state-owned South Sudan Television (SSTV). The development follows the recent visit of president Salva Kiir to the Ugandan capital, Kampala, where he attended a summit on the Standard Gauge Railway, a regional developmental initiative ...

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  16. South Sudan: Abusive Security BillRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | PressReleasePoint

    President Salva Kiir should veto a bill giving South Sudan 's National Security Service sweeping powers, a group of national and international human rights organizations said today. The bill would allow the security service virtually unfettered authority to arrest and detain suspects, monitor communications, conduct searches, and seize property.

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  17. Human rights organisations urge South Sudanese president to reject "abusive" security billRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan president, Salva Kiir should veto an "abusive" security bill that gives sweeping powers to the country's National Security Service , a group of national and international human rights bodies said in a statement issued on Wednesday. The bill, passed by MPs last week, allows security agents virtually unfettered authority to arrest, detain suspects, monitor communications, search and seize property.

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  18. South Sudan signs military cooperation agreement with UgandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    The South Sudanese government has signed a long-term agreement on military cooperation with Uganda in its capital, Juba, according to its defence Minister, Kuol Manyang Juuk. South Sudanese president Salva Kiir watches an Independence Day parade in the capital, Juba, on 9 July 2014 with Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni Full details of the deal have not yet been made public, although it's understood it will allow the Ugandan government to purchase weapons and other technological support on behalf of South Sudan should it be required.

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  19. South Sudan: UN envoy, Government agree on steps to tackle widespread sexual violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Big News Network.com

    ... address sexual violence crimes. During her time in the country, Mrs. Bangura met with South Sudanese President Salva Kiir, Ministers, the army, and the police. She also met with the Chairman of the South Sudan Human Rights Commission, women"s ...

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  20. South Sudan: Steps to Tackle Widespread Sexual ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Scoop

    ... address sexual violence crimes. During her time in the country, Mrs. Bangura met with South Sudanese President Salva Kiir, Ministers, the army, and the police. She also met with the Chairman of the South Sudan Human Rights Commission, women's ...

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