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  1. South Sudan's warring parties rule out resumption of peace talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sudan Tribune

    Peace talks between South Sudan's warring parties will not commence next month, despite earlier pronouncements from the country' presidency. South Sudanese president Salva Kiir shakes hands with rebel leader and former vice-president Riek Machar after signing an agreement at the end of talks in Arusha, Tanzania on 21 January 2015 "Peace talks are not resuming talks on 8th June.

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  2. South Sudan army denies shooting UN soldiers in MalakalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudanese army spokesperson dismissed as "lie" report by the United Nations Mission in South Sudan that Juba soldiers fired at UN peacekeeping mission in Malakal, the capital of Upper Nile state. SPLA soldier stands next to a machine gun mounted on a truck in Malakal town, on December 30, 2013 The UN said one of its peacekeepers was wounded on Thursday in the oil-rich Upper Nile state's capital, Malakal, when SPLA soldiers fired at its civilian protection site on Thursday.

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  3. Indian colonel in UN peacekeeping ops injured in South SudanRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    An Indian Army colonel was injured in crossfire between two warring groups in South Sudan on Thursday, according to sources monitoring the UN peacekeeping mission. The sources said in New York that the officer was injured in the back of the neck, but not seriously, when a camp in Malakal was hit.

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  4. S. Sudanese army comes under another attack in Western EquatoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sudan Tribune

    ... Lodoru Won'go claimed the responsibility of the attack saying , a platoon under captain Joseph Gambur from the South Sudan's Army (SPLA)'s Commando Unit revolted and joined them on Friday. "The Platoon had serious military confrontations for 45 ...

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  5. W. Equatoria youth group deny links with pro-Machar rebelsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sudan Tribune

    The leader of a new resistance movement in South Sudan's Western Equatoria state has denied their alleged links to the armed opposition led by former vice-president, Riek Machar. Wesley Welebe Samson said his group, locally known as the Nyarango Boys, was not behind the recent insurgency in Mundri county.

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  6. Kenya president hopes to revive South Sudan peace talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    A hand-out photo made May 23, 2015 shows an International Committee of the Red Cross official walking through an ICRC food warehouse in Leer, South Sudan. AFP PHOTO/ICRC/PAWEL KRZYSIEK NAIROBI: Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said Friday that regional leaders would bring "new impetus" to moribund efforts aimed at ending 17 months of civil war in South Sudan.

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  7. Firm New: May 29, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WebCPA

    ... risk with the establishment of its new Business Risk Services Practice. HLB International signed a new member in South Sudan: HLB Oryem . Established in 2007 and based in Juba, the capital and largest city of South Sudan, HLB Oryem provides audit, ...

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  8. .com | UN extends South Sudan peacekeeping mission through NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    The UN Security Council has extended the mandate of the UN peacekeeping mission in South Sudan through the end of November. The extension comes as the oil-rich east African country struggles with a new wave of violence between fighters loyal to President Salva Kiir and former vice president Riek Machar.

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  9. Indian army colonel in South Sudan injured in UN peace-keeping operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hindustan Times

    As UN peacekeeping operations in South Sudan struggle with inadequate resources and widening mandates, an Indian Army colonel was injured in crossfire between two warring groups, according to sources in New York. They said the officer was injured in the region of the back of the neck when a camp in Malakal was hit.

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  10. Humanitarian Crisis in South Sudan Continues to WorsenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Inter Press Service

    Refugees dig for water in a dried up watering hole in Jamam camp, in South Sudan's Upper Nile state. Aid groups say 7.8 million people are now severely food insecure.

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  11. Greater Gokrial students optimistic of ending Warrap conflictRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sudan Tribune

    ... came after a peace mobilisation team from the Greater Gokrial community converged in Kampala. Comments on the Sudan Tribune website must abide by the following rules. Contravention of these rules will lead to the user losing their Sudan Tribune ...

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  12. Suspected Murle raiders kill two people in JongleiRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sudan Tribune

    ... ran toward that group. I joined the rest in the fight. One of us was already dead by the time I came," Machar told Sudan Tribune . "The rest of the attackers had already taken the cattle behind them and were firing at us in front with the cattle ...

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  13. Indian army colonel in UN peacekeeping operation injured in South SudanRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    As the UN peacekeeping operations in South Sudan struggles with inadequate resources and widening mandates, an Indian Army colonel was injured in crossfire between two warring groups there Thursday, according to sources monitoring the mission in New York. They said the officer was injured in the region of the back of the neck, but not seriously, when a camp in Malakal was hit.

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  14. Security Council renews mandate of UN Mission in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    The Security Council on Thursday adopted a resolution extending the mandate of the United Nations mission in the country until 30 November 2015, giving the operation authorization to use all necessary means to protect civilians, monitor and investigate human rights, and create the conditions conducive to the delivery of humanitarian assistance. Council members requested that the Secretary-General, through his Special Representative, continue to direct the operations of an integrated UN Mission in South Sudan , coordinating all UN activities in the country and supporting a coherent international approach to achieving peace.

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  15. UN extends South Sudan peacekeeping mission through NovemberRead the original story

    Yesterday | ETaiwanNews.com

    The U.N. Security Council has extended the mandate of the U.N. peacekeeping mission in South Sudan through the end of November. -rich east African country struggles with a new wave of violence between fighters loyal to President Salva Kiir and former vice president Riek Machar.

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  16. Leaders of Saudi Arabia & Qatar to participate in Bashir's oath ceremony: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sudan Tribune

    Saudi Arabia's King Salman Bin Abdel-Aziz and Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad will be present at the swearing-in ceremony of Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir in Khartoum next Tuesday, according to a news report. Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir walking with Saudi Arabia's King Salman Bin Abdel Aziz in Riyadh on 25 March 2015 The government-sponsored Sudanese Media Center website quoted an unnamed official in the preparatory inauguration committee as saying that Egyptian president Abdel-Fatah al-Sisi, Eritrean president Isaias Afewerki, Ethiopian Prime minister Hailemariam Desalegn, Chadian president Idriss Deby and South Sudan president Salva Kiir will also be present.

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  17. Sudan's security apparatus vows to continue crackdown on newspapers when necessaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sudan Tribune

    The media department in Sudan's National Intelligence and Security Services stressed that it will not tolerate any "harmful" stories published by newspapers that goes against the values, morals and traditions of the society. The NISS does not explain why it seizes runs of newspapers or suspends them and often times summons journalists for interrogation on reports they publish.

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  18. Rebels give Lakes state residents 72 hours to vacateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sudan Tribune

    ... media outlets Tuesday, the rebels said their fighters had occupied Lakes state and its surrounding areas, claims Sudan Tribune could not independently verify. "We have siege the town and all its exits, but we are not ready to harm civilians in ...

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  19. S. Sudan ratifies UN convention on cultural expressionRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sudan Tribune

    ... his report to the assembly. "The convention is consistent with the transitional constitution of the Republic of South Sudan, 2011 and other domestic laws of South Sudan," Kundu told MPs after reading chapters of the document. The UN Educational, ...

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  20. Rebel groups commit to protect children in DarfurRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sudan Tribune

    ... children in the conflict areas and to adhere to the existing international standards. In this photo extended to Sudan Tribune, JEM's Gibril Ibraim, SLM Abel Wahid al-Nur and SLM Minni Minnawi pose for a picture at the Austrian Study Center for Peace ...

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