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  1. Sudan's presidential aide, former rebel leader discuss political partnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Sudan Tribune

    ... painful decades of destructive war of liberation against successive oppressive regimes in Khartoum, people of South Sudan gained their hard won (...) Sudan protects terrorists By Kimberly Hollingsworth* December 15, 2014 - Sudan used to be the heart ...

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  2. Bashir's uncle criticises NCP over arrogance towards opposition forcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Sudan Tribune

    ... with dangers of devastating catastrophe," he said. Mustafa is best known for his hardline positions against South Sudan and Sudan People's Liberation Movement/North (SPLM-N) fighting the government in Blue Nile and South Kordofan. He was a fierce ...

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  3. Top rebel military official denies defecting to governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Sudan Tribune

    The older son of the former deputy commander-in-chief of South Sudan's ruling party has dismissed claims that he has defected from the country's rebel faction led by former vice-president Riek Machar. South Sudanese rebel fighters hold up their rifles as they walk in front of a bushfire in rebel-controlled territory in Upper Nile state on 13 February 2014 In a lengthy interview conducted by Sudan Tribune by phone from Khartoum on Tuesday, Captain Kang Pualino Matip Nhial denied he had abandoned the rebel camp and realigned himself with the Salva Kiir-led government, describing the rumours as propaganda.

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  4. SPLA sentences soldier to death, dismisses 40 for misconductRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Sudan Tribune

    The South Sudanese army has sentenced a military police soldier to death for the murder of another soldier in what was deemed to be an ethnically motivated killing. SPLA commander Henry Oyai told a military parade in Bilpam, the army;s national headquarters, that president Salva Kiir will have to approve the sentence before the soldier can be executed.

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  5. Tensions flare between Jonglei state and GPAARead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Sudan Tribune

    Child abductions and cattle rustling have resumed between the Dinka Bor and Murle ethnic groups in South Sudan's Jonglei state. However, Dinka communities in Bor county accuse their neighbours in the newly created Greater Pibor Administration Area of stealing cattle a week ago from the Bor village of Kuongo.

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  6. Uganda warns citizens against danger on Nimule-Juba roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Sudan Tribune

    ... (Sudan People's Liberation Army) are concerned and assessing the security situation," Ankunda pointed out. While South Sudan army has not yet issued a statement, senior officials in Eastern Equatoria state confirmed the incident but said they were ...

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  7. Khartoum again warns Juba against supporting Sudan's JEM rebelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Sudan Tribune

    The director of Sudan's National Intelligence and Security Services , Mohamed Atta, has reiterated warning to South Sudan against supporting and funding Sudanese rebels particularly the Justice and Equality Movement . Last week, Atta, threatened to pursue rebel groups inside the South Sudanese territory, adding they have endured enough Juba support to the Sudanese Revolutionary Front rebels.

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  8. EU calls for expanded arms embargo on S. SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Sudan Tribune

    The European Union has slapped an arms embargo on South Sudan over its failure to resolve the country's ongoing conflict, calling on the international community to also consider taking tougher action. South Sudan's president, Salva Kiir, and rebel leader Riek Machar signed a peace deal in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, on 9 May 2014 aimed at resolving conflict in the country peacefully "Tougher action by the international community as a whole, including regional partners, is needed to press all sides in the conflict to pursue the path of peaceful negotiation to a lasting settlement to their political differences in the primary interest of the South Sudanese population," the text of the resolution reads in part.

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  9. Oxfam digests lessons from 2004 tsunamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Click Orlando

    ... into the humanitarian system," Cocking says. "Having donations spread out enables impartiality -- people in South Sudan have as much right to aid as a person in the tsunami. For us to be able to allocate our funds impartially allows us to deliver ...

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  10. Somalia president appoints new prime ministerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    ... time and served as the political advisor of the UN secretary general's special representative in Sierra Leon and South Sudan. He was nominated as the Somalia prime minister February 13, 2009 and resigned September 21, 2010 when he was in critical ...

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  11. Bashir's uncle says NCP shooting itself in the foot, criticizes ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | In-depth Africa

    ... with dangers of devastating catastrophe," he said. Mustafa is best known for his hardline positions against South Sudan and Sudan People's Liberation Movement/North (SPLM-N) fighting the government in Blue Nile and South Kordofan. He was a fierce ...

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  12. UN chief urges global action in 2015 against discord, disease, disruptionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    ... states to strengthen their national capacity, he added. Ban also pointed to the impacts of conflicts in Syria, South Sudan and Ukraine, as well as to the spread of extremist insurgencies in Nigeria and Iraq, and instability in Afghanistan and the ...

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  13. Raise Your Glass to Our Forces Overseas This XmasRead the original story

    Yesterday | Scoop

    ... on 12 operations and United Nations missions across 13 countries including Afghanistan, South Korea, Antarctica, South Sudan, Sinai and the Middle East. For nearly 100 years, RSA Christmas parcels have been sent to military personnel overseas and ...

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  14. Human Rights Is Evolutionary, Not RevolutionaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chosun Ilbo

    ... the Rights of the Child came into effect in late 1990 and has been adopted by all member states except Somalia, South Sudan -- and the U.S. In 1993, at the UN World Conference on Human Rights in Vienna, governments formally recognized that "the ...

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  15. No one should be hungry during the Christmas seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Catholic.org

    ... respond to four other simultaneous level-3 emergencies - the U.N.'s most serious crisis designation - in Iraq, South Sudan, Central African Republic and the African nations plagued by the Ebola outbreak. According Eric Mitchell, director of ...

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  16. Remarks at Holiday Reception for Families With Members in Unaccompanied ToursRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | State Department

    ... time, we do so mindful that in a lot of vital but troubled places like Iraq, Afghanistan, Tunisia, Yemen, South Sudan, Pakistan, where yesterday's news was just horrendous, we have people who are working to carry the torch for America and for ...

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  17. Sudan warns South Sudan against 'hostile moves' by rebels in its territoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Star Online

    Sudan's intelligence chief warned South Sudan against "hostile moves from its territory", saying any incursion by rebel forces based in its neighbour would be treated as an "assault" by Juba. In comments broadcast by a Sudanese news channel, Mohamed Atta named two camps in neighbouring South Sudan's Northern Bahr el Ghazal state and urged Juba to disarm the rebels there.

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  18. Praising easing of U.S.-Cuba relations, United Nations secretary-general outlines challenges for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Newsday

    ... Guinea and Mali -- to the political tensions that have resulted in military action in such places as Ukraine and South Sudan. Amid rumors at the UN this week that a member of the Security Council may introduce a resolution to request Israel withdraw ...

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  19. UN calls on Member States to ramp up donations for humanitarian crises in 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday | United Nations

    ... "harsh conditions" at the Dadaab refugee camp in Kenya - the largest of its kind in the world. Other crises in South Sudan and the Central African Republic as well as in the countries affected by the Ebola outbreak were pushing the humanitarian ...

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  20. Secretary-General holds year-end press conference at UN HeadquartersRead the original story

    Wednesday | United Nations

    ... outbreak and the dire threats posed by ISIL and other terrorist groups, to ongoing the conflicts in Syria and South Sudan – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is set to address reporters today at United Nations Headquarters, where he will recap the ...

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