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News on South Sudan continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 hr ago | Daily Monitor

Talking Uganda with South African 'comrades' and other African stories

What is happening in the Central African Republic and South Sudan today is, if you think of it, simply murder on a grand scale.

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5 hrs ago | Voice of America

Conflicts Increase Emergency Food Airlifts

The World Food Program reports increasing conflicts in the first half of this year have created a huge surge in emergency airlifts and airdrops of food to people caught in hard-to-reach areas.

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9 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

UN refugees in S. Sudan face perfect storm of woe as war drags on

When war broke out in South Sudan last December, the United Nations opened its bases to civilians fleeing the violence.

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14 hrs ago | News24

.com | S Sudan rebel bid for Uganda troop pull out fails

Cameroonians in villages that line the border with Nigeria are living in fear of Boko Haram Islamists, particularly when night falls.

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Related Topix: World News, Uganda, Africa, Travel, Uganda Travel, Africa Travel, Sudan

17 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

IOM, ECHO Develop Malakal Protection Site for South Sudanese Fleeing Conflict

GENEVA, Switzerland, July 22, 2014/African Press Organization / - Almost 10,000 internally displaced persons have moved into a new UN Protection of Civilians site in Malakal in South Sudan's Upper Nile State, constructed by IOM and partners, and funded by the European Union's Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection Department .

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19 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

CDC: Prevalence of nodding syndrome - Uganda, 2012-2013

I've seen very little coverage of this strange disease in recent months, so this report in the July 18 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report is welcome new information: Prevalence of Nodding Syndrome - Uganda, 2012-2013 .

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Holtville Tribune

South Sudanese Rebels Attack the Northern Town of Nasir

The United States condemns the South Sudanese opposition forces' ground attack on the positions of the South Sudanese army in Nasir, Upper Nile State, on July 20. We call on both parties to immediately end all such attacks and fully adhere to their May 9 and June 10 commitments to cease hostilities and begin the disengagement of forces to be ... (more)

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'Deki Microloans' Brigitte, Bruno and Ben

Deki is a non-profit that works to provide micro loans for impoverished entrepreneurs living in poverty in Malawi, Ghana and South Sudan.

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TheBlaze.com

This Country's Ban on New Christian Churches Has Watchdogs Worried

Sudan has been in the headlines of late over its persecution of a Christian woman who was arrested and condemned to death for refusing to recant her faith, but it's the nation's recent decision to ban the construction of new churches that is raising additional concern among watchdogs.

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In-depth Africa

South Sudanese rebels delegation not received at Kampala's Entebbe Airport

July 21, 2014 South Sudanese rebels said their delegation has returned to the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, after Ugandan authorities failed to receive them at Entebbe Airport in Kampala on Monday.

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AlertNet

Emaciated children in South Sudan point to looming famine

A medical staff attends to a severely malnourished child at the Medecins Sans Frontieres feeding centre in Leer, Unity State, July 16, 2014 REUTERS/Andreea Campeanu LEER, South Sudan, July 21 - A surge in the number of emaciated children arriving at a feeding centre in Leer, a muddy rebel-held town in South Sudan's oil-rich Unity State, is fuelling ... (more)

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Related Topix: World News, Sudan, Africa, Famine, Natural Disasters, Agriculture, Science

In-depth Africa

The African Union condemns the attack on Nassir Town, in South Sudan

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, July 21, 2014/African Press Organization / - The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union , Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, strongly condemns the attack that was carried out on 20 July 2014, in Nassir Town, in the Upper Nile State, by the SPLM/A , headed by Dr. Riek Machar.

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Business News

Major news channel uses Metal Gear Solid V image in child soldier talk

A screenshot from Konami 's upcoming addition to the Metal Gear Solid franchise has been used in an interview about child soldiers in Africa.

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Egypt Today

Displaced in Egypt

In the garden of Imbaba's Swiss Club, a young Syrian girl climbed on stage and proclaimed to the crowd, "Even though I speak Arabic, no one here understands me."

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AllAfrica.com

South Sudan: President Kiir Accuses Ex-VP of Corruption

South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has accused former vice president and rebel movement leader Riek Machar of graft after investors allegedly stole money belonging to the world's newest nation.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

South Sudan rebels launch new offensive despite truce

South Sudanese rebels launched an offensive to retake a key town near the border with Ethiopia in what the United Nations said was a clear violation of a truce agreement.

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The Independent

South Sudan humanitarian crisis: The poor media coverage highlights the flaws in news gathering

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ABC News

UN: S. Sudan Rebels Violate Peace-Pact With Govt

The U.N. Mission in South Sudan said Sunday the attack on Nassir by forces loyal to former Vice President Riek Machar, is the most serious resumption of hostilities since the leaders of warring factions made fresh commitments in May to adhere to a peace agreement.

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AllAfrica.com

South Sudan: Rebels Send High-Level Delegation to Meet President Museveni

A high-level delegation of the rebel faction of the Sudan Peoples' Liberation Movement led by the former vice-president, Riek Machar, will soon travel to the Ugandan capital, Kampala, to meet president Yoweri Museveni.

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AllAfrica.com

South Sudan: Opposition Forces Claim Capture of Strategic Town

Forces loyal to South Sudan former vice-president, Riek Machar claimed they were fully in control of Nasir, a strategic Upper Nile state town.

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