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2 hrs ago | United Nations
Nyaman Joak, 35, with 16-month-old Boum at Ethiopia's Pagak entry point, waiting to be registered as a refugee.
5 hrs ago | New Vision
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday named Danish diplomat Ellen Margrethe Loj as his new special envoy to South Sudan and head of the U.N. peacekeeping mission in the world's newest nation.
7 hrs ago | Religion News Service
Christians in Sudan frequently face arrests, impromptu questioning and expulsion.
11 hrs ago | In-depth Africa
July 22, 2014 South Sudan's Warrap and Western Bahr el Ghazal states have formed a fact-finding committee tasked with determining the jurisdiction of Nyinakok, the newly inaugurated Jur River county headquarters.
July 22, 2014 Authorities in South Sudan's Jonglei state on Tuesday accused rebels of launching attacks on Ayod town so as to gain its control from pro-government forces.
A Working Paper by David K. Deng July 2014 Contents Introduction 1 What is memorialization? 2 Timing 2 Risks 3 Principles 3 Integrity 3 Victim-centered and Inclusive 3 Integration 4 Locally-driven 4 Options for Memorialization in South Sudan 5 Authentic Sites 5 Symbolic Sites 6 Documentation 6 Activities 7 Conclusion and Recommendations 8 "All ... (more)
What is happening in the Central African Republic and South Sudan today is, if you think of it, simply murder on a grand scale.
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.
When war broke out in South Sudan last December, the United Nations opened its bases to civilians fleeing the violence.
Cameroonians in villages that line the border with Nigeria are living in fear of Boko Haram Islamists, particularly when night falls.
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 .
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)
Deki is a non-profit that works to provide micro loans for impoverished entrepreneurs living in poverty in Malawi, Ghana and South Sudan.
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.
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.
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)
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.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 03:24 pm
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