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  1. MSF in Sudan to pull out of war-torn Blue Nile, parts of DarfurRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AlertNet

    ... in Darfur since 2003 and a separate but linked insurgency in Blue Nile and South Kordofan since the secession of South Sudan in 2011. The group said that total denial of access to Blue Nile state, forced closure of activities in East Darfur and ...

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  2. Sudan: Rebels Hold Six Bulgarian UN Aid WorkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    ... being held by rebels from the Sudan People's Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N). The helicopter was flying from South Sudan to the capital of Sudan, Khartoum, when it had to make an unexpected landing. "We are working to try and make sure they are ...

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  3. Captured Bulgarians in Sudan Expected to be Released SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sofia News Agency

    ... under a contract for the United Nations World Food Programme ( WFP ), was conducting a flight from Rumbek in South Sudan to Khartoum in Sudan. The crew was captured by members of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement-North ( SPLM-North ) on Monday, ...

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  4. S. Sudan president Kiir rushed to Ethiopian hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New Vision

    ... Authority on Development's (IGAD) leaders summit due to kick off on Thursday to discuss the ongoing conflict in South Sudan. Kiir's sudden illness interrupted a meeting between the president and rebel leader Riek Machar, which was being hosted by ...

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  5. Africa: AU Faces Acid Test Over Continent's HotspotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    Boko Haram, Ebola, Central African Republic, South Sudan - African leaders have much on their agenda at their summit this weekend. At the top of the list is the creation of an anti-terrorism force.

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  6. AU leaders gather for talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    ... warns that "many of these are being held in a context that increases the risk of political violence". Wars in South Sudan and the Central African Republic - both nations scheduled to hold elections - as well as in Libya are also due to draw debate. ...

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  7. 10 Rwandans appointed for CAF Continental club championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Umukino

    ... has been appointed the match commissioner for the game which will pit Nigerian Kano Pillars and Malaika Fc of South Sudan on February 28 in Lagos. The Champions league tie which will pit Rwanda's APR Fc against LigaDesportivaMuculmana de Maputo of ...

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  8. 10 Ugandan coaches undertake CAF coaching courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Umukino

    ... prominent missing coaches include Fred Kajoba of the super league side Bright stars and Leo Adra of Atlabara of South Sudan. Uganda already has 6 CAF 'A' qualified coaches. Should these 10 currently undergoing the CAF 'A'Course successfully pass the ...

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  9. WBeG MPs sign vote of no confidence against speakerRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    ... L. Duke Peace advocates around the world were shocked by news of China's shipment of arms to the Government of South Sudan in June 2014. The shipment reportedly included $38 million (...) A reading of the Arusha intra-SPLM agreement By: Dr Lam Akol ...

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  10. Ban Ki-moon appoints new commander for UN force in AbyeiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    United Nations secretary-general, Ban Ki-moon, Wednesday appointed an Ethiopian general as the Head of Mission of the United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei . UN peacekeepers from Ethiopia patrol the outskirts of the disputed Abyei town that straddles the border between Sudan and South Sudan on 16 September 2013 The new UNISFA chief, Haile Tilahun Gebremariam, succeeds Lt.

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  11. Bashir and Deby discuss security situation in Libya and CARRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    ... of common concern, including the situation in neighbouring countries such as Libya, Central African Republic and South Sudan. Deby, from his part, added the issue of Boko Haram. Speaking about the Chadian-Sudanese border force established in January ...

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  12. MSF in Sudan to pull out of war-torn Blue Nile, parts of Darfur-statementRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AlertNet

    ... in Darfur since 2003 and a separate but linked insurgency in Blue Nile and South Kordofan since the secession of South Sudan in 2011. The group said that total denial of access to Blue Nile state, forced closure of activities in East Darfur and ...

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  13. Ebola and Nigerian strife to top AU summit agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mail & Guardian

    ... warns that "many of these are being held in a context that increases the risk of political violence." Wars in South Sudan and the Central African Republic - both nations scheduled to hold elections - as well as in Libya are also due to draw debate. ...

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  14. Championing Gender EqualityRead the original story

    Wednesday | State Department

    ... We are glad to support UNFPA's life-saving programs, particularly for those displaced by the crises in Syria and South Sudan. And because we know the toll this work takes, we support the proposed increase in the humanitarian response fund. My ...

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  15. Long way back to freedom: Child soldiers in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | UNICEF News

    After being forced to join an armed group in South Sudan, a boy escapes his life as a combatant, but finds that the freedom of his life before is still far off. BENTIU, South Sudan, 27 January 2015 - "The bullets were heavy.

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  16. S. Sudan president rushed to hospital after "stress induced'' illnessRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    ... Authority on Development's (IGAD) leaders summit due to kick off on Thursday to discuss the ongoing conflict in South Sudan. Kiir's sudden illness interrupted a meeting between the president and rebel leader Riek Machar, which was being hosted by ...

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  17. Civil society calls for Unity state caretaker governor's removalRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    ... candidates to take over the role. Unity state has been a flashpoint for violence since conflict erupted across South Sudan in December 2013, changing hands several times at the height of the violent outbreak. Taong says renewed hostilities in Unity ...

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  18. Senior S. Sudan army officer arrested after troops abandon positions during rebel clashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    The South Sudanese army has arrested one of its senior officers after troops in Unity state last week abandoned their positions amid sustained attacks from the rebel fighters. A soldier from the South Sudanese army stands in front of a vehicle in South Sudan's Unity State on 12 January 2014 The chief of general staff, Gen.

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  19. Rights groups call on AU to publish crimes report on South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    International and national human rights and civil society organizations have called on the African Union to make public its findings in the investigation of crimes committed by warring parties in South Sudan. People gather at a makeshift camp for displaced people at a UN compound in South Sudan's capital, Juba, on 22 December 2013 amid fears for further violence AU's Peace and Security Council is expected to meet in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, to consider the final report of the Commission of Inquiry on South Sudan, its first-ever commission to document the conflict's abuses and offer recommendations on justice and reconciliation.

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  20. African Union calls on the UNSC to cancel referral of Sudan's case to ICCRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    ... L. Duke Peace advocates around the world were shocked by news of China's shipment of arms to the Government of South Sudan in June 2014. The shipment reportedly included $38 million (...) A reading of the Arusha intra-SPLM agreement By: Dr Lam Akol ...

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