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South Sudanese political parties in the ongoing peace talks mediated by the East African regional bloc have announced that Lam Akol was no longer their leader.
August 22, 2014 South Sudanese former vice-president, Riek Machar, who now leads an armed opposition faction of the Sudan Peoples' Liberation Movement is expected to participate in the upcoming regional leaders' summit of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development .
Iraq, Syria, the Central African Republic and South Sudan are all going through Level 3 emergencies, the United Nations' highest classification of a humanitarian crisis.
U. S. Ambassador Susan Page gives a speech at the launch of the new Voice of America radio transmitter in Juba, South Sudan, on March 21, 2013.
Something is not right with the economy. While huge companies enjoy ever-growing power, influence and profits, the world's poorest people are being excluded.
Until early August, Maban county was mostly famous for the misery of others. Nearly 130,000 Sudanese refugees live - and sometimes die - in desperately difficult conditions in several makeshift camps in Maban, having fled the fighting in Blue Nile, over the border in Sudan.
The Catholic Church owned- Bakhita radio station in Juba that was raided by South Sudan security operatives on Saturday August 16 has been ordered by the government not to air political programs.
August 21, 2014 At least 14 ex-combatant successfully completed three weeks of training in auto-mechanics at Wau Vocational training centre in South Sudan's Western Bahr el Ghazal state on Wednesday.
Outgoing U.N. rights chief Navi Pillay rebuked the U.N. Security Council on Thursday for putting short-term geopolitical concerns and narrowly-defined national interests ahead of intolerable human suffering and grave breaches of global peace and security.
Church leaders from South Sudan gathered in London on Tuesday to campaign for peace and reconciliation in the war-torn country.
In this Friday, May 11, 2012 file photo, a young South Sudanese soldier who appeared to be drunk reaches for a lighter for his cigarette at the Sudan People's Liberation Army headquarters in Bentiu, Unity State, South Sudan.
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A World Health Organization official earlier this year declared that 2013 was the worst year that the international community had seen in more than sixty years.
August 20, 2014 The South Sudanese army has denied the defection of a senior officer in Tore payam , about 25km west of Central Equatoria state's Yei town amid reports that soldiers in the area opened fire on each other.
Rebecca Nyandeng , widow of the late rebel leader and first vice president of South Sudan, John Garang, in happier days, shown here with Vice President James Wani Igga.
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