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  1. Sudan Mum Who Was On Death Row Arrives In USRead the original story

    8 min ago | LBC 97.3

    A mother-of-two who faced a death sentence, later overturned, over claims she converted to Christianity in Sudan has flown to the US to start afresh.

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  2. OP-ED: Today's Survivors May Be Tomorrow's 'Enemies'Read the original story

    40 min ago | Huntington News

    More than 10,000 people have died and 1.5 million are displaced in South Sudan's current violent conflict amidst the destructive rhetoric of rivals President Salva Kiir and former President Riek Machar.

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  3. Sudanese Christian mother who had faced death sentence over faith arrives in USRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Fox News

    ... when he fled to the United States as a child to escape civil war, but he later returned and was a citizen of South Sudan. Sudan initially blocked Ibrahim from leaving the country even after its highest court overturned her death sentence in June. At ...

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  4. SPLM: A Party that's awaiting Horrible & Clumsy Political BurialRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    ... by the both sides of the conflict and on the mediators in achieving a lasting peace for the suffering people of South Sudan. The result of this war is has put our country top on the list of the fragile states. The phrase 'fragile states' is a decent ...

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  5. Meriam Ibrahim leaves Italy for new life in New HampshireRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Religion News Service

    ... brother, Gabriel, and his wife and three children in Manchester, N.H., where they run the nonprofit organization South Sudan Community of New Hampshire. Ibrahim arrived in Rome last week after a nearly yearlong ordeal that spawned intense diplomatic ...

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  6. Sudanese Christian convert who faced execution due in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Mariam Yahya Ibrahim of Sudan holds one of her children next to Lapo Pistelli , Italy's vice minister for foreign affairs, holding her other child, as they land at Ciampino airport in Rome July 24, 2014.

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  7. China, America and a New Cold War in Africa?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Nation

    South Sudan's President Salva Kiir, right, with then-Chinese President Hu Jintao in Beijing in 2012.

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  8. Administration Security Message Pre-Africa Summit: Not Just MilitaryRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Roll Call

    ... in places like Angola and Liberia, but increased conflict in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, South Sudan and Sudan, with weak governments in Mali and Somalia letting those countries become havens for terrorists. Contrary to some ...

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  9. How to achieve the Millennium Development GoalsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... war afflicted countries is a struggle to achieve. Sonia Khush of Save the Children says kids she met in war-torn South Sudan want to be back in school. They want that normalcy. Save the Children sets up temporary schools, but getting and training ...

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  10. Sudanese woman who had faced execution for being Christian heads to the USRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    A Sudanese woman who was sentenced to death for converting from Islam to Christianity, then detained after her conviction was quashed, was due to return to the United States on Thursday, according to a family member.

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  11. Ebola: Deadly But Unlikely To Spread GloballyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    ... are minimal. Since its discovery, there have been periodic epidemics in the Congo and neighboring Uganda and South Sudan but never before in West Africa. Experts say the fact the outbreaks occur in remote rural areas gives the virus a chance to ...

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  12. Sudan Woman Who Faced Death Over Faith Heads To USRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... when he fled to the United States as a child to escape civil war, but he later returned and was a citizen of South Sudan. Sudan initially blocked Ibrahim from leaving the country even after its highest court overturned her death sentence in June. At ...

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  13. Food insecurity in South Sudan set to deepen as funds dry up, warns UN agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | United Nations

    The numbers of people facing crisis or emergency levels of food insecurity in South Sudan is projected to reach 3.9 million by August 2014 as funds dry up.

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  14. Sudanese Christian woman heads to U.S. after papal meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... settled. As a child, he fled to the U.S. to escape a war and was granted U.S. citizenship. He later returned to south Sudan. Ibrahim's father was Muslim and her mother was Orthodox Christian. She says she was raised as a Christian after her parents ...

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  15. The 5 Most Terrifying Things We Learned About Ebola From 'The Hot Zone'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... even "zombie-like behavior," Preston wrote. Some infected patients ran out of a hospital in Maridi, South Sudan naked and bleeding, trying to find their homes and seemingly unaware of what was happening. You are using an outdated version of Internet ...

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  16. Tomgram: Nick Turse, An East-West Showdown in the Heart of Africa?Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... Institute's Investigative Fund (as well as the generosity of Adelaide Gomer), Nick has gone to Tanzania and South Sudan to explore the situation further himself. Today, as the first fruits of that trip, TomDispatch has a major story on a development ...

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  17. Latest innovations in cash transfersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    ... are still places where you can't send cash. Two of WFP's three biggest emergency operations at the moment (South Sudan and the Central African Republic) still involve trucking in physical food to relieve serious shortages. But the beneficiaries of ...

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  18. Famine looms in South Sudan, no money for seedsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... 17, 2014. REUTERS/Andreea Campeanu NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) The FAO appealed for $66 million for South Sudan on Thursday, saying it needed to provide seeds, vaccines and equipment to two million people to head off the rising risk of ...

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  19. Sudan woman who faced death over faith heads to USSudan woman who...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Asbury Park Press

    ... Orthodox Christian from Ethiopia, was accompanied by her husband, who is a citizen of both the United States and South Sudan, her 18-month-old son and an infant born May 27. The family is to spend a few days in Rome before heading to the United ...

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  20. Peace Corps workers pulled over Ebola fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABC15.com

    Excessive Heat Warning issued July 30 at 12:00PM MST expiring July 31 at 8:00PM MST in effect for: La Paz, Maricopa, Pinal, Yuma MSF Doctor Emmanuel Berbain examines a young patient as medical staff look on at the MSF hospital at the Yida refugee camp in South Sudan.

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