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  1. US organizing summit on UN peacekeeping next weekRead the original story

    3 min ago | Washington Times

    ... deployed from Haiti, Cyprus and the India-Pakistan border to the Golan Heights, Lebanon, Congo, Liberia, South Sudan, and as of Sept. 15 in the conflict-wracked Central African Republic. The U.N. peacekeeping department is also responsible for the ...

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  2. US organizing summit on UN peacekeeping next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | York Dispatch

    ... deployed from Haiti, Cyprus and the India-Pakistan border to the Golan Heights, Lebanon, Congo, Liberia, South Sudan, and as of Sept. 15 in the conflict-wracked Central African Republic. The U.N. peacekeeping department is also responsible for the ...

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  3. Pat Buchanan: In Scotland, it's economic man vs. tribal manRead the original story

    35 min ago | UnionLeader.com

    ... Turkey, Syria and Iran come together. In this century, we have seen Ethiopia and Sudan break in two, and now South Sudan hosts a tribal-civil war between Dinka and Nuer. Facing secessionist movements in Tibet and the Uighur lands of the west, ...

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  4. Floods, storms and quakes uproot 22 million in 2013, numbers to riseRead the original story

    36 min ago | The Star Online

    ... year, seasonal floods caused significant displacements in sub-Saharan Africa, notably in Niger, Chad, Sudan and South Sudan, countries also affected by conflict and drought. Positive trends include improvements in disaster preparedness and response ...

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  5. Aid Workers Battle Ebola and Bullets as Crises Explode WorldwideRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... by American emergency-room physician Robert Simon, are also juggling crises in Gaza, Central African Republic, South Sudan, Iraq and Syria. "We haven't seen this many disasters or emergencies at the same time," said Keiji Fukuda, the WHO's assistant ...

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  6. World hunger: No reason for celebration yet, data masks real struggle - UNRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    ... closures and quarantine zones. The measures contributed to farm labor shortages. Ongoing conflicts in Syria, South Sudan, and the Central African Republic are preventing humanitarian efforts from helping those affected, Cousin said, adding that the ...

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  7. Scotland pushes U.K. to the brinkRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Red Deer Advocate

    ... to show that breaking up an existing EU country is not easy or painless. On the other hand, it would not be like South Sudan or East Timor: there would be no bloodshed and no refugees. Some businesses, particularly banks, would move their head ...

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  8. .com | South Sudan bans foreign aid workersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News24

    Authorities in war-torn South Sudan on Tuesday announced a ban on foreign workers, including staff with foreign aid agencies, and ordered they be replaced by locals. There was no immediate explanation for the ban, which comes as the country is heavily dependent on foreign aid and expertise to tackle what aid agencies warn is a looming famine caused by nine months of civil war.

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  9. Root causes of the problems facing Lakes State and their solutionsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    WHY? WHAT IS THE PROBLEM OF LAKES STATE: CAN WE GET A LONG TERM SOLUTION? Lakes State is one of the ten States in South Sudan occupied by over ninety percent of Dinka people of the Republic of South Sudan. Besides, it is one of the historical States in South Sudan believed by all South Sudanese to be the origin, centre and basis of the revolution that gave birth to the SPLM/A that later fought for the right to self-determination of all South Sudanese that led to the independence of South Sudan.

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  10. 100 million people saved from hunger...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... biggest challenge to achieving 'zero hunger' is conflicts which turn into food crises, such as in Iraq, Syria, South Sudan and Central Africa, as well as the Ebola crisis affecting Guinea, Nigeria and Sierra Leone," WFP head Ertharin Cousin told ...

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  11. North Africa: 700 Migrants Presumed DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... in Eritrea, dying under bombs in Syria and Gaza, drought and lawlessness in Somalia, poverty and conflict in South Sudan, and similar causes in scores of other places. The lies and threats of traffickers, the breakdown of societies, and the economic ...

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  12. Can the US and China Coexist in Africa?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Mother Jones

    Is this country the first hot battlefield in a new cold war? Is the conflict tearing this new nation apart actually a proxy fight between the world's two top economic and military powers? That's the way South Sudan's Information Minister Michael Makuei Lueth tells it. After "midwifing" South Sudan into existence with billions of dollars in assistance, aid, infrastructure projects, and military support, the US has watched China emerge as the major beneficiary of South Sudan's oil reserves.

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  13. South Sudan bans foreign workersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    South Sudan's government has issued an order to non-governmental organisations and private firms to fire certain foreign workers by mid-October. The labour ministry says roles ranging from receptionist to executive director should in future be filled by South Sudanese nationals.

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  14. 63 New U.S. Citizens Sworn in at Naturalization Ceremony in Des MoinesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WHO-TV Des Moines

    ... in the crowd represented a multitude of countries including Canada, Mexico, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Laos, China, South Sudan, India, and Honduras, among others. "I love the opportunity this country offers," said Jerry Jacob, a migrant from India. "And ...

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  15. South Sudan Sets Limits on Foreign WorkersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Voice of America

    A worker handles an operator workstation at the Paloch oil field facility in Paloch, Upper Nile State, March 2, 2014. South Sudan will from next month on require that companies and non-government organizations employ South Sudanese citizens unless they are unable to find locals with the necessary skills.

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  16. US to send 3,000 troops to Africa to fight... Ebola crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    ... with the latter two, has suffered the most severe outbreak. Ebola cases have also been reported in war-torn South Sudan, but the country's authorities have prohibited local media from covering any news related to the virus. Earlier in August, WHO ...

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  17. World hunger eases but 1 in 9 undernourishedRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    ... border closures and quarantine zones, contributing to farm labour shortages. Ongoing conflicts in Syria, South Sudan and the Central African Republic are preventing humanitarian efforts to help people affected, Cousin said, adding that WFP and other ...

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  18. Kiir Says South Sudan's Bakhita Radio Can Resume BroadcastsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Voice of America

    Catholic Bakhita Radio was shut down and its news editor arrested after it aired a story about fighting in Unity State. President Salva Kiir has ordered security agents to return the keys to Bakhita Radio station to management and allow it to resume broadcasts.

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  19. World hunger easing but one in nine undernourished, UN agencies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... border closings and quarantine zones, contributing to farm labour shortages. Ongoing conflicts in Syria, South Sudan and the Central African Republic are preventing humanitarian efforts to help people affected, Cousin said, adding that WFP and other ...

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  20. South Sudan bans foreign workers, aid agencies staffRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    A file photo taken on March 3, 2014 shows a child suffering from severe malnutrition being assisted by medical staff in a medical camp run by international humanitarian organisation Doctors without Borders , where about 50 000 people have been vaccinated against cholera, in Minkamman, South Sudan. War-torn South Sudan has banned all foreign workers -- including aid workers -- and ordered they be replaced by locals, an official notice said on Tuesday.

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