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  1. Fighting halts urgent aid delivery in South Sudan state - U.N.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | AlertNet

    ... are screened for malnutrition at a joint UNICEF-WFP Rapid Response Mission (RRM) in Nyanapol, northern Jonglei, South Sudan, March 3, 2015. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola NAIROBI, April 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Fighting in the capital of South ...

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  2. Idiots of the World, UniteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Switched

    ... of people, who are left without the means to live. These conflict zones include Syria, Iraq, Libya, Yemen, South Sudan, Somalia, Afghanistan, Ukraine, the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Central African Republic, according to Thalif Deen , ...

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  3. Fighting in South Sudan's Upper Nile drags into third dayRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Reuters

    Opposing groups of government soldiers in South Sudan's Upper Nile state fought for a third day on Thursday, a ruling party official said, adding that the defence minister will travel to the region in a bid to defuse the situation. Fighting has broken out in the state capital, Malakal, between soldiers protecting state governor Simon Kun Puoch, and soldiers loyal to Johnson Olony, a major general in the South Sudan Army , acting state information minister Galuak Lith Hoth Dieu said.

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  4. Burnley teen apprentice's African challenge to build schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Lancashire Telegraph

    ... continue." Uganda, is a landlocked country in East Africa. It is bordered to the east by Kenya, to the north by South Sudan, to the west by the Democratic Republic of the Congo, to the southwest by Rwanda, and to the south by Tanzania.

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  5. Tracking Progress Toward Polio Eradication - Worldwide, 2013-2014Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    ... In 2014, 33 cVDPV cases (32 cVDPV2, one cVDPV1) were identified in three countries (Madagascar, Nigeria, and South Sudan) ( Table 1 ). In all Eastern Mediterranean Region countries, 11,246 and 12,505 AFP cases were reported in 2013 and 2104, ...

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  6. Fighting halts urgent aid delivery in South Sudan state - U.N.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | AlertNet

    Women are screened for malnutrition at a joint UNICEF-WFP Rapid Response Mission in Nyanapol, northern Jonglei, South Sudan, March 3, 2015. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola NAIROBI, April 23 - Fighting in the capital of South Sudan's Upper Nile State is blocking the urgent delivery of aid to the rest of the state before the rainy season begins, a senior U.N. humanitarian affairs official said on Thursday.

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  7. Europe's Migration CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | CFR.org

    ... from Syria, Iraq, Eritrea, Egypt, and Somalia. Deteriorating security in Libya, Central African Republic, and South Sudan are also seen as contributing factors to the migrant influx. Making a distinction between asylum seekers and economic migrants ...

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  8. Emerging threats require renewed fight against sexual violence in conflictRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Daily Monitor

    ... centre in Syria, a man is sexually assaulted to punish him for his political affiliations, real or imagined. In South Sudan, a woman must make the choice between feeding her family or being attacked by armed men when she tries to harvest crops. In ...

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  9. Upper Nile gov't vacates capital after heaving fightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Sudan Tribune

    Heavy gun battle resumed on Thursday in Malakal, the capital of South Sudan's Upper Nile state, despite the deployment of more government troops. Soldiers from the South Sudan army patrol the streets in the Upper Nile state capital, Malakal, on 21 January 2014 The resumption of fighting forced the state government to relocate, several officials, who included the deputy governor, Gwen Phillip Chan confirmed to Sudan Tribune .

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  10. Embracing educationRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | ELCA.org

    Twenty-seven men and women inspected the back frames of their PCs to find the connector ports she described during a recent computer class for teachers and secondary school graduates at Ajuong Thok refugee camp in South Sudan's Unity state. Sponsored by the Lutheran World Federation , UNICEF and Vodafone Foundation, 2,000 primary and secondary students will receive tablets to learn basic computer skills.

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  11. It's showtime! NBA announces its first game in AfricaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | WICU12 Erie

    The NBA announced Wednesday that it will play its first ever exhibition game in Africa on August 1 at Ellis Park Arena in Johannesburg, South Africa. Team Africa will tip-off against Team World and will feature two-time NBA All-Star Luol Deng, born in South Sudan, as its captain.

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  12. Addressing hate speech in African digital mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Mail & Guardian

    Across Africa in recent years, cycles of xenophobia, ethnic hatred and homophobia have sometimes degenerated into deadly spasms of violence. On many occasions, the dissemination of unfiltered incendiary messages on digital media and social media platforms allows hateful messages to become more widespread - and quickly.

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  13. Africa: MSF Kicks Off Global a-Sa-Sa-Sa-S to Reduce the Price of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | AllAfrica.com

    ... use in its emergency operations. In 2013, MSF vaccinated with PCV and pentavalent vaccine in Yida refugee camp, South Sudan. In 2014, similar vaccination activities with the PCV vaccine were conducted for refugees in Uganda and Ethiopia. MSF is ...

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  14. TEN's movie round-up - what's hot and what's notRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | RTE.ie

    ... another funfair of computer-generated destruction that may..... The Good Lie is based on events that occurred in South Sudan in the 1980s, when thousands of young people were orphaned by air-strikes from North Sudan forces. These children - many of ...

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  15. Aid groups express fear of renewed South Sudan fightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | AlertNet

    South Sudanese civilians use a boat to cross a river in the SPLA-IO rebel control area in the Southern part of Unity State Paynjiar County, March 20, 2015. REUTERS/Denis Dumo JUBA, April 22 - Fighting in South Sudan's oil-producing Upper Nile State in the past two days has killed at least 38 and the toll could rise, a military spokesman said on Wednesday, while aid groups said they may be forced to trim operations.

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  16. Respect for aid workers disappearing, UN aid chief says after Somalia deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | AlertNet

    ... the killing of four U.N. workers in Somalia, as other agencies raised concern about aid workers in Yemen and South Sudan. Six people, including four United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) staff, were killed when their minivan was hit by a roadside ...

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  17. Film Review: The Good Lie ***Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | RTE.ie

    The Good Lie is based on events that occurred in South Sudan in the 1980s, when thousands of young people were orphaned by air-strikes from North Sudan forces. These children - many of them not yet teenagers - were obliged to flee their villages with little more than the clothes they wore.

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  18. The team's the thing for Clippers Coach Doc RiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Los Angeles Times

    ... NBA's efforts to extend its global reach by holding its first game in Africa. Miami's Luol Deng , a native of South Sudan, will be the captain of Team Africa, which will be composed of players from Africa and second-generation African players. Team ...

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  19. UN agency 'extremely worried' about missing staff in volatile South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Newkerala.com

    The World Food Programme on Wednesday drew attention to the disappearance of three of its staff members who went missing earlier this month when fighting reportedly erupted along their food distribution route in volatile Malakal South Sudan, where more than 2 million people are unsure of where their next meal is coming from. "We are extremely worried about the fate of our missing colleagues and are working hard for their safe return," WFP Executive Director Ertharin Cousin said in a press release issued today.

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  20. Priest gives Easter sermon at Juba Prison - #SouthSudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | North Denver News

    South Sudan's Wau Diocese Vicar General, Fr Germano Bernando has encouraged prison inmates of Wau not to lose hope in God. Fr. Bernando was speaking when he presided over the Easter Eucharistic celebration at Wau Central Prison.

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