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

Yahoo News: When war broke out in South Sudan last December, the United Nations opened its bases to civilians fleeing the violence. That policy has saved tens if not hundreds of thousands of lives, and today more than 100,000 people shelter under peacekeepers' ...

Research and Markets: Sudan Oil and Gas Market Report 2014-2025

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Sudan Oil Gas Trends, Market Opportunities and Outlook to

South Sudan rebel team quits Uganda without meeting on mending ties

By Elias Biryabarema KAMPALA (Reuters) - South Sudanese rebels who want to mend ties with Uganda and press for the withdrawal of Ugandan troops from South Sudan left Kampala without meeting the president, blaming miscommunication between the two sides, a rebel official said on Tuesday. Ugandan Junior Foreign Minister Okello Oryem said a meeting with President Yoweri Museveni was scheduled for ...

Sudan denies providing rockets to Hamas

Sudan Tribune: July 21, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) Monday denied press reports claiming that the Sudanese army provides Palestinian fighters of Hamas movement with long range missiles used to shell the Jewish state. JPEG - 36.2 kb ...

S. Sudan accuses neighbours of “arming” rebels

Sudan Tribune: Paul Malong Awan, said there were some “unusual” movements within South Sudan's borders, but declined to name countries allegedly involved in dealing with the rebels. “We have not reach that level of pointing figures but where they get ammunition and ...

South Sudan on the brink of famine

Eyewitness News: Food stocks are running low across conflict-ravaged northern regions of the country, aid workers say, and the onset of the rainy season has dashed hopes that South Sudan's displaced subsistence farmers will plant enough crops to feed themselves.

Rebels Break Ceasefire, Violence Grips South Sudan Yet Again

Fighting between rebels and government forces in South Sudan, which had eased since May, resumed Sunday and has continued through the week as the two sides battled over control of Nasir, a town about 300 miles north of the capital Juba, Al Jazeera reported Monday.

Sudan's NUP urges EU to support national dialogue process

Sudan Tribune: July 20, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The opposition National Umma Party (NUP) has urged the European Union (EU) to support the national dialogue process, accusing the ruling national Congress Party of dropping a call by the Sudanese president for a ...

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South Sudan on the brink of famine as fighting rages on

CBC.ca: Food stocks are running low across conflict-ravaged northern regions of the country, aid workers say, and the onset of the rainy season has dashed hopes that South Sudan's displaced subsistence farmers will plant enough crops to feed themselves.

Emaciated children in South Sudan point to looming famine

Reuters: Food stocks are running low across conflict-ravaged northern regions of the country, aid workers say, and the onset of the rainy season has dashed hopes that South Sudan's displaced subsistence farmers will plant enough crops to feed themselves.

Emaciated children in South Sudan point to looming famine

By Carl Odera LEER South Sudan (Reuters) - 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 fears that the world's newest nation is on the brink of famine. Food stocks are running low across conflict-ravaged northern regions of the country, aid workers say, and the onset of the rainy ...

SUDAN CEASEFIRE UNDER THREAT AS REBELS..

South Sudan ceasefire under threat as rebels, govt troops clash

Reuters Africa: By Carl Odera. JUBA (Reuters) - South Sudanese rebels and government soldiers clashed in the northern town of Nasir on Sunday, adding to fears that a shaky ceasefire agreement signed in May could totally collapse. Rebel spokesman Lul Ruai Koang said ...

South Sudan ceasefire under threat as rebels, government troops clash

Reuters: Rebel spokesman Lul Ruai Koang said troops loyal to Riek Machar, South Sudan's former vice president, launched an assault on the government-held town and "at dawn liberated Nasir". South Sudan army spokesman Philip Aguer confirmed there was ...

South Sudan ceasefire under threat as rebels, govt troops clash

By Carl Odera JUBA (Reuters) - South Sudanese rebels and government soldiers clashed in the northern town of Nasir on Sunday, adding to fears that a shaky ceasefire agreement signed in May could totally collapse. Rebel spokesman Lul Ruai Koang said troops loyal to Riek Machar, South Sudan's former vice president, launched an assault on the government-held town and "at dawn liberated Nasir ...

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South Sudan rebels violate ceasefire

Deutsche Welle: Reports by United Nations said South Sudanese rebels have o nce again clashed with government troops in efforts to gain control over the northern town of Nasir. The fresh offensive is said to be the largest since May, when the rebels and the government ...

Uganda to Hold Talks With South Sudan Rebels

Wall Street Journal: KAMPALA Uganda—South Sudan rebel representatives are set to hold talks with Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, the latest effort to resolve the seven-month conflict that is ravaging the world's youngest nation, officials said on Monday. A delegation ...

South Sudan rebels break ceasefire - Unmiss

BBC News: The United Nations (UN) has accused South Sudanese rebels of violating a ceasefire by launching an offensive to recapture its former headquarters. The attack on Nasir town was the "most serious resumption of hostilities" since May, the UN said. The ...

South Sudan rebels launch new offensive

SBS: South Sudan, the world's youngest nation, marked only the third anniversary of its independence this month under the shroud of a war which has enflamed ethnic hatred and brought its people to the brink of famine. The conflict has raged since mid ...

South Sudan truce crumbles as rebels battle gov't forces

JUBA, South Sudan – South Sudan rebels and government troops battled Monday, July 21, over the strategic town of Nasir, the United Nations said, with rebels launching their largest offensive since an oft-broken May truce. Heavy shooting continued for a second day with fighting continuing in the northern town and rebel ...

South Sudan truce crumbles as rebels battle govt forces

South Sudan rebels and government troops battled Monday over the strategic town of Nasir, the United Nations said, with rebels launching their largest offensive since an oft-broken May truce. Heavy shooting continued for a second day with fighting continuing in the northern town and rebel forces apparently in "firm control" of the centre, UN spokesman Joe Contreras said. The United Nations ...

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South Sudanese rebels slam China's conflicting roles in South Sudan

Sudan Tribune: July 18, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – South Sudanese armed opposition faction of the Sudan Peoples' Liberation Movement (SPLM) under the leadership of the former vice-president, Riek Machar, has criticized the People's Republic of China for playing ...

S. Sudan president calls for girls to have equal opportunity for education

Sudan Tribune: In its 2014 World Report, Human Rights Watch said child marriage in South Sudan continues to exacerbate the country's high levels of poverty, pronounced gender gaps in education and soaring rates of maternal mortality, which are among the highest in ...

S.Sudan leaders told to resume talks as famine looms

Yahoo News: Violence in South Sudan has already left thousands dead and displaced 1.5 million people, and a looming famine has left aid agencies to scrambling for funding. Hailemariam said progress had stalled due to a lack of commitment from leaders, warning that ...

UN Humanitarian Chief Warns of 'Major Humanitarian Crisis' in South Sudan

Voice of America: The United Nations' top humanitarian official, Valerie Amos, said this week the international community must intervene quickly in South Sudan, or watch the young country sink even deeper into disaster and possible famine. "If we don't take urgent ...

UN: S. Sudan rebels violate peace-pact with govt

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The United Nations says rebel forces in South Sudan attacked a town in the Upper Nile State.

The child soldiers of South Sudan

Rebels and government forces in South Sudan use children as young as 12 to fight an increasingly brutal civil war.

In South Sudan, strife looms in few peaceful places left (+video)

New disputes over federal and state powers could broaden South Sudan's civil war. Cease-fires are broken daily, and the UN today warned of regional famine. 

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