Salva Kiir Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. South Sudan journalist shot dead: radio stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Daily Star

    ... of thousands of people have been killed in the past 17 months. Fighting broke out in December 2013 when President Salva Kiir accused his former deputy Riek Machar of attempting a coup, setting off a cycle of retaliatory killings across the country.

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  2. China calls for immediate end to conflict in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | AlertNet

    ... there to shut down operations and evacuate their staff. Violence erupted over political tension between President Salva Kiir and his sacked deputy and rival, Riek Machar, when Kiir accused Machar of plotting a coup. The fighting has killed more than ...

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  3. Evacuated oil workers return to South Sudan oil fieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Sudan Tribune

    ... around Paloch oilfields - Adar (Upper Nile) state - from different directions to capture the oilfields from pro-Salva Kiir forces any time soon," Dak said. He said the leadership of the movement also renewed "strong advice" to any remaining oil ...

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  4. Equatorian governors are like hawkers, says SPLM-IO officialRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Sudan Tribune

    A senior official of the rebel faction of the Sudan Peoples' Liberation Movement has likened to "hawkers" governors representing the three states of greater Equatoria region in South Sudan, saying they had been advertising for president Salva Kiir at the expense of their own people. Oyet Nathaniel Pierino, chairman of national committee for political mobilization in the SPLM-IO faction led by former vice president, Riek Machar, said Equatorians were determined to remove president Kiir from power.

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  5. South Sudanese rebels withdraw tactically from Melut town: spokespersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan's armed opposition faction led by former vice president, Riek Machar, said their forces have tactically withdrawn from the oil-rich Melut town which they captured on Tuesday from president Salva Kiir's government. South Sudanese soldiers stand during President Salva Kiir's visit to an oil refinery in Melut, Upper Nile State, South Sudan on November 20, 2012 Melut town which the rebel forces controlled for the last 48 hours is the biggest town near the country's main oilfields of Paloch and the headquarters of Melut county in Upper Nile state.

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  6. South Sudan: Casualties as UN compound is bombedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Newsday

    ... end to the fighting and a return to peace talks. "The international community is footing the bill for President Salva Kiir's and opposition leader Riek Machar's shameful disregard for the devastating humanitarian crisis facing the people of South ...

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  7. US condemns attack at UN base in S. SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... including a child, and injuring eight others. However, the US envoy to the UN said South Sudanese president, Salva Kiir and rebel leader, Riek Machar should be held responsible. "The international community is footing the bill for president Salva ...

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  8. Rebels claim inflicting heavy losses on Juba forces in Unity stateRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Opposition forces loyal to former vice-president, Riek Machar, said they have inflicted heavy losses on troops loyal to the country's president, Salva Kiir, in Unity state. Rebel commander Brig General Joseph Gai Gatluak pictured in front of his troops in Upper Nile state's Manyo county in March 2015 Heavy fighting erupted on Wednesday and continued on Thursday in Nyal town, administrative headquarters of Panyijiar county in Unity state, near the border with Lakes state in Bahr el Ghazal region.

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  9. China evacuates oil workers from South Sudan oilfields over fighting: CCTVRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Chinese government announced it has conducted mass evacuation of its oil workers from Paloch oilfields in South Sudan due to the ongoing fighting around the oilfields in the oil-rich Upper Nile state territory. Heavy fighting between troops loyal to president Salva Kiir and the armed opposition faction , led by former vice president, Riek Machar, has continued near the oilfields since Tuesday.

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  10. Aid groups raise fears of escalating violence in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | AlertNet

    ... independence from Sudan in 2011, was plunged into conflict nearly 18 months ago between forces loyal to President Salva Kiir and rebels allied with his former deputy, Riek Machar. The conflict in the northeastern African nation reopened ethnic ...

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  11. .com | Aid groups raise fears of escalating violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | News24

    ... independence from Sudan in 2011, was plunged into conflict nearly 18 months ago between forces loyal to President Salva Kiir and rebels allied with his former deputy, Riek Machar. The conflict in the north-eastern African nation reopened ethnic ...

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  12. Uganda rules out sending troops to Burundi - Prime MinisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... December 2013. Uganda has been credited with giving South Sudan's military an edge over rebels loyal to President Salva Kiir's former deputy, Riek Machar. "The aim of Uganda is to be there not for a long time, and to enable the people of South Sudan ...

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  13. .com | US condemns worsening violence in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | News24

    ... law by all sides are unacceptable." South Sudan's conflict broke out in December 2013 after President Salva Kiir accused his former deputy Riek Machar of attempting a coup. Leer is the birthplace of Machar. It was ransacked by government forces in ...

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  14. Leaders of South Sudan, Egypt, Ethiopia and Chad ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Walta Information Centre

    ... d previously announced that VP James Wani Igga would represent Juba in the ceremony. It is not clear if president Salva Kiir would end up attending. (Sudan tribune)

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  15. South Sudan: Civilians Killed As Fighting IntensifiesRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | AllAfrica.com

    ... http://t.co/xh4YJaNmy4 - United Nations (@UN) May 20, 2015 The SPLA is the national army loyal to President Salva Kiir, while the rebel SPLA in Opposition sides with former vice president Riek Machar. South Sudan has been mired in a civil war since ...

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  16. Heavy fighting in South Sudan oil state: UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Nation

    ... the government has dismissed as "lies". The country's 17-month-long war broke out in December 2013 when President Salva Kiir accused his former deputy Riek Machar of attempting a coup, setting off a cycle of retaliatory killings across the country. ...

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  17. South Sudan: Casualties as UN compound is bombed about 3 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    ... end to the fighting and a return to peace talks. "The international community is footing the bill for President Salva Kiir's and opposition leader Riek Machar's shameful disregard for the devastating humanitarian crisis facing the people of South ...

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  18. Fighting near key South Sudan oilfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Iol.co.za

    ... including the burning of villages, and killing and rape of civilians. "The Secretary-General calls upon President Salva Kiir and former Vice-President Riek Machar to immediately cease all military operations and reminds them of their obligations to ...

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  19. South Sudanese Army Claims Capture of Rebel StrongholdRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Voice of America

    ... fighting. In a statement Wednesday, she said, "The international community is footing the bill for President Salva Kiir's and opposition leader Riek Machar's shameful disregard for the devastating humanitarian crisis facing the people of South ...

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  20. South Sudan: UN, groups say children targeted in fightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... hostilities travel unimpeded." South Sudan's current conflict began in December 2013 as forces loyal to President Salva Kiir tried to put down a rebellion led by his former deputy, Riek Machar . Peace talks collapsed in March.

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