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

5 hrs ago | Voice of America

Children Do Not Learn During South Sudan Conflict

A displaced girl sits a school-leaving exam at the U.N. compound in Juba in January, 2014.

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9 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Uganda: South Sudanese, Who Are Again Refugees in Uganda, See No Reason to Ever Go Home

When Joseph Anyang Ngong took his family home from Uganda in 2005, he thought a safe and secure future lay before them in Sudan's Bor region.

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14 hrs ago | CFR.org

South Sudan Conflict: Personalities, Resources, and Threats

This is a guest post by Allen Grane, intern for the Council on Foreign Relations Africa Studies program.

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16 hrs ago | Yahoo!

South Sudan army admits loss of key oil town of Bentiu

South Sudan's army said Wednesday rebels had wrested control of the key oil town of Bentiu, one of the most bitterly contested regions in the four-month-long conflict.

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18 hrs ago | AlertNet

Eritrean seeking safe-passage to Sudan was led into a nightmare

KASSALA, Sudan, 16 April - After 20 members of her religious congregation were imprisoned in Eritrea, Semret knew she had to flee to the safety of Sudan.

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Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

South Sudan: UN Official Calls Ongoing Violence 'An Outrage' to Country's People

The number of people seeking shelter at the United Nations Mission in South Sudan base in the Unity state capital, Bentiu, has doubled over the past few days, UN Humanitarian Coordinator Toby Lanzer said in Juba today.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Voice of America

Report: Africa's Economic Prosperity at Risk From Instability

The head of the African Development Bank, Donald Kaberuka, says achieving economic progress does not just depend on having impressive numbers of GDP growth, high rise buildings or first class highways.

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Emirates News Agency

Sharjah Ruler attends launch of 6th Etisalat Award for Arabic Children's Literature

WAM SHARJAH, 15th April, 2014 -- HH Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, attended the launch of the 6th Etisalat Award for Arabic Children's Literature, one of the region's largest and most important children's literature awards.

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WMDT

Fighting threatens an oil center in South Sudan

Rebel fighters in South Sudan claimed Tuesday that they captured the capital of an oil-rich state, and they issued an ultimatum to oil companies to shut down production and evacuate workers.

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New Vision

South Sudan rebel chief vows to take key oil fields, capital

South Sudanese rebel leader and former vice president Riek Machar attends an interview in Nasir on April 14, 2014 The leader of South Sudan's rebels has vowed to attack the capital Juba and target crucial oil fields, warning in an exclusive interview with AFP that the civil war will not end until the country's president is removed from power.

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AllAfrica.com

Africa: 'No News From Malakal'

Metal doors squeak. The wind stirs clothes, assorted rubbish, water bottles, plastic chairs.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Nepalnews.com

Tribal conflict in South Sudan forces people to live like refugees at home

Juba , April 12: People of South Sudan, the world's youngest nation, are living a life of internal refugees due to a tribal conflict that has paralysed the country for the past four months.

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Vancouver Sun

U.K. man walking length of Nile River through seven countries

Never a dull moment during the Sea to Sky Vancouver International Cheerleading competition at Vancouver Trade and Convention Centre on Sunday Former British Army captain Levison Wood sets out walking along the Nile river from Juba, in South Sudan.

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AllAfrica.com

South Sudan: Samuel's Story - Hope After Being Raped and Contracting HIV

Samuel John, 19, from Yambio, South Sudan, contracted HIV after he was raped by an older woman who sold him alcohol.

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Emirates News Agency

Ajman Ruler receives Sudanese delegation

WAM AJMAN, 14th April, 2014 -- H.H. Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ajman, yesterday received Dr. Ibrahim Al-Khidir Hassan, Northern State Governor in Sudan and Lieutenant General Al-Hadi Abdullah, Governor of the River Nile State, and their accompanying delegation currently visiting the country.

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New Vision

50,000 children could die in months in S.Sudan: UNICEF

Conflict in South Sudan has triggered a serious risk of famine that will kill up to 50,000 children within months if immediate action is not taken, the UN warned on Friday.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

AllAfrica.com

South Sudan: Rebels Accuse Egypt of Supplying Arms Govt

The SPLM/A in Opposition rebel group led by former vice-president Riek Machar has accused the Egyptian government of providing military support to the South Sudanese government.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

AllAfrica.com

South Sudan: Rainy Season Adds to Refugees' Misery

The conflict in South Sudan has displaced thousands of people. Many have crossed the border into Ethiopia only to find themselves in overcrowded refugee camps.

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The Free Dictionary

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The emirate of Dubai is located on the southeast coast of the Persian Gulf and is one of the seven emirates that make up the country.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Voice of America

South Sudan Politician Declares Innocence in Alleged Coup Plot

Former SPLM secretary-general Pagan Amum testified in his own defense in a court in Juba on Friday, April 11. - One of four South Sudanese politicians who were detained in December and accused of being part of an alleged plot to oust President Salva Kiir testified that he had nothing to do with the fighting that broke out in Juba and spread to the ... (more)

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