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2 hrs ago | Voice of America

South Sudan Blames UN for Deadly Attack in Bor

Civilians crush up against the gates of the U.N. compound in Bor, Jonglei state, days after South Sudan erupted in violence in December.

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4 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

48 killed in attack on peacekeepers' base in South Sudan, U.N. says

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8 hrs ago | CBS 47

Nearly 60 killed in mob attack on UN base in South Sudan

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8 hrs ago | ABC News

UN Says 58 Killed in Attack on UN Base in SSudan

A U.N. official says 58 people were killed in an attack on a U.N. base in South Sudan and about 100 were injured.

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8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

UN says 58 killed in attack on UN base in SSudan

A U.N. official says 58 people were killed in an attack on a U.N. base in South Sudan and about 100 were injured.

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10 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

South Sudan: President Launches Famine-Averting Initiative

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir on Wednesday launched a home-grown initiative aimed at averting famine in the country where four months of violence have displaced more than a million people and prevented farmers from planting crops.

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

14 hrs ago | Korea Herald

Why poverty across world matters to Americans

A child starving in South Sudan should matter to Americans. That was the message delivered last week by Nancy Lindborg, whose job at the U.S. Agency for International Development is to lead a federal bureau spreading democracy and humanitarian assistance across the world.

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19 hrs ago | The Impudent Observer

Conversation With An Alien

I must confess to having been in constant contact with an alien from the planet of Xul.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Newindpress

UN Chief: 1 Million South Sudanese May Face Famine

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is warning that up to a million people could face famine in conflict-torn South Sudan unless there is immediate action.

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Journalism.co.uk

8 styles of online video at BBC News

According to a survey from Ofcom last year , 91 per cent of respondents still watch television on a 'main set', 49 per cent use their smartphones while watching and 25 per cent share what they are viewing via phone, text or social media.

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Voice of America

Displaced Pour into South Sudan UN Base Amid New Violence

An ostrich runs through empty streets and past destroyed buildings, after government forces on Friday retook from rebel forces the provincial capital of Bentiu, in Unity State, South Sudan, Jan. 12, 2014.

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WPMT-TV York

Mennonite Central seeking emergency assistance to South Sudan

Mennonite Central Committee is requesting donations to support the people of South Sudan who are suffering trauma and extreme hunger as they flee an armed conflict in their new nation.

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News9 Oklahoma City

S. Sudan: 12 die after mob attacks UN base

The government's latest report card on food poisoning is out, and it has some good news: a drop in illnesses from salmonella.

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Walta Information Centre

Ethiopia's role in S. Sudan a fulcrum for regional stability: Scholar

Ethiopia's peace stabilizing role in South Sudan is an important fulcrum for the stability of the region, former African Conflict Prevention Program Head, Dr Mehari Tadelle said.

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Suria

China says massive area of its soil...

A huge area of China's soil covering more than twice the size of Spain is estimated to be polluted, the government said Thursday, announcing findings of a survey previously kept secret.

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Suria

S. Korea president shouted down by...

South Korean President Park Geun-Hye faced Thursday the angry parents of hundreds of children missing in a ferry disaster, holding an impromptu and at times very tense meeting in an island gymnasium.

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Iol.co.za

Africa's hunger for data sends satellites into orbit

Africa's demand for bandwidth is doubling every year, outpacing the laying of terrestrial telecom fibre links and encouraging commercial satellite operators to launch more units into orbit.

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Iol.co.za

'Broke' UN agency pleads for help in CAR

Inter-communal violence is tearing Central African Republic apart but the conflict is not getting the attention, or aid, needed to save huge numbers of lives, the head of the UN refugee agency said on Wednesday.

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The Post-Standard

John Dau, Lost Boy no more, and the power of a story: Even amid setbacks, love and hope trump pain

John Dau, former Lost Boy, says his foundation intends to rebuild a medical clinic that was looted and nearly destroyed by rebels in South Sudan.

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New Vision

Child soldiers battle in worsening South Sudan war

NASIR Like many 13 year-olds, Gach Chuol is timid, shyly looking down at the ground as he speaks to a stranger.

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