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South Sudan : South Sudan rebel leader safe in neighboring DR Congo: UN
on 2016/8/23 20:19:37
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Click to see original Image in a new windowSouth Sudan’s rebel leader and former first vice president Riek Machar has fled to the neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the United Nations says.

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South Sudan : South Sudan stands on brink of abyss, warns UN chief
on 2016/8/1 20:37:04
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Click to see original Image in a new windowUN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has expressed serious concerns about the ongoing violence in South Sudan, saying the African country stands “on the brink of an abyss.”

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South Sudan : South Sudan leader replaces rival Machar as vice president
on 2016/7/26 20:39:51
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Click to see original Image in a new windowSouth Sudan’s president has replaced his vice president and rival Riek Machar, in a move that could undermine last year’s peace accord and trigger a fresh wave of violence in Africa’s youngest nation.

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South Sudan : South Sudan's Machar being replaced, aide says
on 2016/7/25 20:23:41
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Click to see original Image in a new windowSouth Sudan’s opposition has declared that its leader Riek Machar, who also serves as the war-torn country’s vice president, is being replaced by one of his opponents.

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South Sudan : UN chief ‘deeply alarmed’ by renewed violence in South Sudan
on 2016/7/10 12:49:31
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Click to see original Image in a new windowUN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has expressed serious concerns about renewed fighting in South Sudan despite a peace agreement earlier signed between the Juba government troops and rebels.

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South Sudan : 150+ people killed in fierce clashes in South Sudan
on 2016/7/10 12:36:23
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Click to see original Image in a new windowMore than 150 soldiers and civilians were killed during tense clashes in South Sudan’s capital on Friday evening between forces loyal to the president and supporters of the first vice president.

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South Sudan : South Sudan unity government takes oath of office
on 2016/4/30 20:28:47
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Click to see original Image in a new windowSouth Sudan has formed a transitional unity government with 30 ministers sworn in, bringing an end a two-year deadly conflict in the country.

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South Sudan : South Sudan's Machar returns to Juba, sworn in as VP
on 2016/4/27 20:24:57
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Click to see original Image in a new windowSouth Sudan’s rebel leader Riek Machar has been sworn in as first vice president shortly after returning to the capital to form a unity government.

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South Sudan : UN chief urges South Sudan rebel leader to return to capital
on 2016/4/24 18:25:43
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Click to see original Image in a new windowThe United Nations (UN) has urged South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar to return to the country’s capital to serve in a unity government, as part of an August 2015 peace deal with rival President Salva Kiir.

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South Sudan : South Sudan rebel leader to return to Juba on April 18
on 2016/4/9 20:10:00
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Click to see original Image in a new windowSouth Sudan’s rebel leader Riek Machar says he will return to the capital Juba later this month to form a unity government with President Salva Kiir as part of their stalled peace deal.

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South Sudan : Civilians starving to death in South Sudan
on 2016/2/3 20:30:33
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Click to see original Image in a new windowThe chief ceasefire monitor in South Sudan says people are dying of starvation in the country's Western Equatoria state ​as warring sides fail to implement an agreed peace deal to end two years of war.

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South Sudan : South Sudan govt. moves to share power with rebels
on 2016/1/9 20:11:07
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Click to see original Image in a new windowSouth Sudanese President Salva Kiir has taken several steps toward implementing a stalled peace accord and sharing power with the rebel forces in the country.

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South Sudan : South Sudan president issues decree creating 28 new states
on 2015/12/26 20:30:11
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Click to see original Image in a new windowSouth Sudan’s president has issued a Christmas decree creating 28 new states in a bid that may undermine a peace deal in the African country .

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South Sudan : UN urges deployment of more S Sudan peacekeepers
on 2015/11/25 19:31:14
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Click to see original Image in a new windowUN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has called for the deployment of an extra number of 1,100 peacekeeping forces to South Sudan as unprecedented level of violence continues to grip the African country.

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South Sudan : South Sudan warring sides violating peace deal: UN experts
on 2015/11/7 20:45:19
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Click to see original Image in a new windowExperts from the United Nations (UN) say crimes such as killings, rapes, and abductions continue in South Sudan despite a peace deal reached between the government and rebels.

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South Sudan : 41 killed as Cargo plane crashes in South Sudan
on 2015/11/4 20:30:22
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Click to see original Image in a new windowAt least 41 people have been killed in an incident during which a Russian-built cargo plane crash-landed shortly after takeoff in South Sudan.

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South Sudan : South Sudan, rebels agree on key steps in peace deal
on 2015/11/4 20:29:44
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Click to see original Image in a new windowSouth Sudan's army and rebels have agreed to deploy joint military units in the capital, Juba, as tensions continue in the poverty-stricken country.

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South Sudan : South Sudan rebels release 13 UN contractors
on 2015/11/2 20:42:43
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Click to see original Image in a new windowRebels in South Sudan have released 13 United Nations contractors after nearly a week of captivity, the UN says.

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South Sudan : South Sudan rebels say army breached ceasefire
on 2015/8/30 20:35:19
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Click to see original Image in a new windowSouth Sudan rebels say the army forces have violated the newly-signed ceasefire agreement aimed at ending a brutal civil war in the landlocked African country.

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South Sudan : South Sudan govt. says peace proposal 'sell-out'
on 2015/8/19 12:27:07
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Click to see original Image in a new windowSouth Sudan has described a proposed deal with the rebels as a "sell-out" after abandoning peace talks mediated by the African Union (AU) in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa.

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