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  1. UN chief slams 'brutal' IS killings in IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | New Vision

    ... John Kerry to the Middle East to build support in the region against Islamic State (IS) jihadists.... War-torn South Sudan faces possible famine early next year as aid workers say the shooting down of a UN helicopter threatened efforts to save ...

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  2. Jewish community 'forced out' of Guatemalan villageRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New Vision

    ... John Kerry to the Middle East to build support in the region against Islamic State (IS) jihadists.... War-torn South Sudan faces possible famine early next year as aid workers say the shooting down of a UN helicopter threatened efforts to save ...

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  3. Obama to send Kerry to Middle East over IS threatRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New Vision

    ... the author. Find out why we moderate comments. For any questions please contact digital@newvision.co.ug War-torn South Sudan faces possible famine early next year as aid workers say the shooting down of a UN helicopter threatened efforts to save ...

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  4. S. Sudanese rebels say president Kiir a "symbol of division"Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    ... is a recipe for future conflict, said Ayii Ayii Akol, deputy head of humanitarian affairs committee with the rebel Sudan People's Liberation Movement in Opposition (SPLM-IO). Akol said South Sudan needed a new leader as it embark on development in ...

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  5. S. Sudanese presidency refutes "lack of democracy" claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    ... dismissed as "untrue" claims by sections of its citizens that lack of democracy forced many to flee the nation. South Sudan's presidential spokesperson speaking during a press conference in Khartoum on 2 March 2014 (Photo: Ebrahim Hamid/AFP) "There ...

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  6. 16 female activists arrested at a demonstration calling for release of opposition figureRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    August 28, 2014 Sudan's National Intelligence and Security Services arrested 16 activists who are part of the "No to oppression of women" initiative during their vigil in front of the Omdurman women's prison on Thursday, to demand the release of deputy chairman of the National Umma Party Mariam al-Sadiq al-Mahdi.

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  7. Sudan says suspected Ebola patient died of AIDSRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    ... had AIDS and passed away shortly after. The DRA minister of Health Affairs Fardous Abdulrahman Yusuf denied to the Sudan News Agency (SUNA) on Thursday rumors of Ebola cases in El-Geneina. Yusuf ruled out that this patient had Ebola, due to lack of ...

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  8. Sudan: Female Activists Arrested Calling for Release of Opposition FigureRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Sudan's National Intelligence and Security Services arrested 16 activists who are part of the "No to oppression of women" initiative during their vigil in front of the Omdurman women's prison on Thursday, to demand the release of deputy chairman of the National Umma Party Mariam al-Sadiq al-Mahdi.

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  9. S.Sudan could face famine early next year - UNRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | New Vision

    War-torn South Sudan faces possible famine early next year, the UN chief in the country warned Thursday, as aid workers said the shooting down of a UN helicopter threatened efforts to save lives.

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  10. Fresh wave of violence hits Rumbek as community leaders call for governor's removalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | In-depth Africa

    ... Maker. "[The] flow of firearms and youth isolating [the] state government is becoming [a] threat. Where is [the] South Sudan government? Where is the son elected as president to hear us? God where are you to hear us. We need to [have] peace and ...

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  11. Benjamin: S. Sudan to protect Chinese investorsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | People's Daily Online

    S. Sudan will be committed to peace and stability and protect its Chinese investors, said Marial Benjamin, foreign minister of S. Sudan on Wednesday.

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  12. South Sudan accuses rebels of backtracking on ceasefire matrixRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    August 28, 2014 South Sudan government said that rebels withdrew signature from the matrix for cessation of hostilities agreement signed early this week in a move that will hinder delivery of humanitarian assistance .

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  13. The long, grim history of U.N. peacekeepers caught in the crossfireRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... Overall, 22 peacekeepers died in similar incidents worldwide. 2013 - Five peacekeepers were killed in April in South Sudan, and in July, seven troops lost their lives in an attack in Darfur, Sudan. Overall, 33 peacekeepers died in attacks worldwide. ...

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  14. South Sudan: South Sudan's Hip Hop Artists Call for Peace and...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... shoulders. The objective is to motivate youth to engage in agriculture as a means to fight food insecurity in South Sudan. "Agriculture is the backbone of this country," 23-year-old Jay Boi told IPS. "The land in South Sudan is fertile. If you look ...

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  15. Sudan security detains women protesters in OmdurmanRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    The security services detained 16 activists of the "No to women's oppression" group, who staged a protest in front of the Omdurman women's prison today.

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  16. South Sudan: Rebels Accuse IGAD Mediators of BiasRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    By Sudan Tribune, SOUTH Sudan's armed faction of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement led by the former vice-president Riek Machar has sharply criticised the Intergovernmental Authority on Development for what they said was its bias towards president Salva Kiir in the peace process which the regional bloc has been mediating for the [] This post ... (more)

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  17. U.N. working to determine full scope of food crisis in S. SudanRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Reuters

    Security concerns are preventing the United Nations gathering data from some areas of South Sudan to determine the full scope of a food crisis that could lead to full-blown famine by the end of the year, a World Food Programme official said.

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  18. UN warns of S.Sudan famineRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | New Vision

    ... the grounds of the Andalos camp, some 30 kilometers south of the Sudanese capital Khartoum. AFP Photo WAR-TORN South Sudan faces possible famine early next year, the UN chief in the country warned Thursday, as aid workers said the shooting down of a ...

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  19. South Sudan rebels reject dealRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    South Sudan rebels have denied that they were party to a deal to form a power-sharing government within 45 days to end the conflict.

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  20. Sudan: Health of detained journalist deterioratingRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    ... "Hassan Ishag was not allowed to undergo a medical examination, nor has he received a Form 8 (see below) so far." In Sudan, medical evidence of an assault is admitted only via Form 8. It can be issued only by police stations, or approved hospitals ...

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