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  1. UN extends South Sudan peacekeeping missionRead the original story

    Tuesday | Star-Telegram.com

    The U.N. Security Council has unanimously extended the U.N. peacekeeping mission in South Sudan for another six months. Tuesday's vote was followed by a statement from South Sudan's representative, who said his government remains confident that a peace agreement is possible with rebels despite a year of violence and a number of failed cease-fires.

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  2. Emily Thomesen, Rhode Island Captain, Travels to Uganda to Find Joy, Hope Among SufferingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    University of Rhode Island senior captain Emily Thomesen dedicated 10 weeks of her summer in 2014 to listening to the voices of young mothers in Uganda, a country torn by war between the government and rebels. A Pharmaceutical and Biological Sciences double-major now finished with URI's Honors Program, Thomesen has excelled in both her studies and competition.

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  3. Kenya seeks intervention over Somali leadership rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    ... elements, DP noted that cooperation among countries in the region would help eliminate terrorist attacks. On South Sudan, the DP emphasized that Kenya was committed to working closely with IGAD in ensuring that peace prevailed in that country. On ...

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  4. Commissioner asks UN for more support towards peace in S.SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Monitor

    Dr Yiga further noted that the events of December 15, 2013 ushered in a crisis that left over 100,000 IDPs stranded and taking shelter within UNMISS sites The Police Commissioner of the United Nations Mission in South Sudan has asked the United Nations Security Council for more support towards peace building in S. Sudan. "....... the strategic objective of all peace processes is bringing soldiers back to the barracks and police officers to the streets.

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  5. South Sudan: Would Arms Embargo Help End Civil War?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | AllAfrica.com

    ... but the mediators were unusually direct in the November 7 communique following IGAD's 28th extraordinary summit. South Sudan's neighbours threatened collective action, including, but not limited to, asset freezes, travel bans, and the 'denial of the ...

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  6. Cma CGM Upgrades Asia - E.Africa ServiceRead the original story

    Tuesday | Marine News

    ... African land-locked countries: Uganda, Democratic Republic of Congo, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Burundi, Malawi, Rwanda, South Sudan. In addition to Kenyan and Tanzanian markets, the CMA CGM Group serves Mozambique with its two weekly services MOZEX and ...

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  7. Across the globe, press less freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... in the blogosphere or by foreign news sources." Other locations experiencing declines in press freedom were South Sudan, Zambia, Central African Republic, Greece, Kenya, Montenegro, Mozambique, Tanzania and Uganda. There were setbacks in press ...

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  8. Are children better off than they were 25 years ago?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Medical News Today

    ... ratified human rights treaty in history. Only three U.N. member nations have not ratified the treaty: Somalia, South Sudan and the United States. "The Convention on the Rights of the Child is a promise from our global community to all children," ...

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  9. Central Africa: Slow Progress in the Fight Against the LRARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | AllAfrica.com

    ... my heart when I remember that." She is now in a transit camp for former LRA abductees in Yambio, the capital of South Sudan's Western Equatoria state. African Union (AU) soldiers had brought her here. In the first nine months of this year alone, 432 ...

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  10. 82 Ugandan companies enter EAC marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | New Vision

    ... time to time," said Moodie. The regional market accounts for 70% of Uganda's exports. The biggest chunk goes to South Sudan although this has been interrupted by the civil war. Uganda has been Kenya's biggest trading partner for decades with many of ...

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  11. E. Equatoria state speaker reshuffles assembly chairpersonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    The speaker of South Sudan's Eastern Equatoria state assembly, Tobiolo Oromo has reshuffled business committee chairpersons and appointed their immediate successors. "It's a normal procedure in any institution parliament and the executive constitution and conduct of business [rules] stipulate that the speaker can decide to reshuffle specialised standing committees of parliament," the speaker said on Monday.

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  12. S. Sudan political leaders demand peaceful end to conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    A forum of South Sudanese political leaders has urged the country's warring parties to make the necessary concessions to end the ongoing war in the young nation. SPLM-DC leader Lam Akol responds to questions at a news conference in South Sudan's capital, Juba, on 3 October 2014 The call came as reports emerged that the eighth session of peace negotiations led by the East African regional bloc initially scheduled for 25 November in Ethiopia, had been adjourned indefinitely.

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  13. Former S. Sudanese diplomat denies fraud allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    ... a day after Kong announced his defection the armed opposition faction led by ex-vice president, Riek Machar. South Sudan's foreign affairs spokesperson, Mawien Makol told Sudan Tribune that Kong defected in order to dodge fraud claims. But Kong, in ...

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  14. EU yet to discuss financial support for Sudan 2015 electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    ... Human Rights Council should call on Sudan to account immediately for the death (...) Hundreds walk for peace in South Sudan National Platform for Peace and Reconciliation (NPPR) PRESS RELEASE Juba, 21 September 2014 - Hundreds of people took to the ...

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  15. Obama Administration Preaches 'Human Dignity' While Covering Up TortureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Switched

    ... for human dignity in our policymaking, whether that's being hugely generous in the face of ethnic violence in South Sudan or in the face of the horrible displacement out of Syria or wanting to close Guantanamo, recognizing again that that is -- ...

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  16. Motivated by the next generation.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | CNN

    ... Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM), a starvation issue that affects 20 million children in rural poor areas like South Sudan, and can lead to severe developmental issues and, in many cases, death. As devastating and widespread as the condition is, ...

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  17. Kids tell KCCI what they are thankful for this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... holiday. There are things to ...

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  18. SPLM-N claims attacks against Sudanese army in Blue Nile stateRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    ... Human Rights Council should call on Sudan to account immediately for the death (...) Hundreds walk for peace in South Sudan National Platform for Peace and Reconciliation (NPPR) PRESS RELEASE Juba, 21 September 2014 - Hundreds of people took to the ...

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  19. Sudan accused of violating South Sudanese airspaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    ... which was in the press, is that his government and the Sudan armed forces, have no interest in destabilising South Sudan, especially people in the border areas, but now these developments are raising concerns and questions asking whether the ...

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  20. Abyei community seeks global recognition of referendum resultRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    Community leaders from the oil-contested region of Abyei say they are determined to push ahead with a campaign seeking regional and international recognition of the October 2013 referendum result. Both the Sudanese and South Sudanese governments refused to recognise the ballot, in which Ngok Dinka residents voted overwhelmingly to join South Sudan.

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