The Army has decided to fast-track procurement of UAVs, infantry combat vehicles and other military platforms for use by its troops in UN peacekeeping missions after the global body expressed.. Deccan Herald
By Astrid Zweynert LONDON, June 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When he worked as a nurse in his native South Sudan, Joseph Deng saw many women suffering in pregnancy and childbirth, inspiring him to.. DNA
There is an urgent call for more aid to help Uganda cope with an influx of refugees fleeing conflict in South Sudan. It comes at a UN-backed summit where donor countries have made pledges of million of.. Source: Euronews English -
Fears are mounting that South Sudan - the world's youngest nation - could slip back into civil war, after almost three hundred people were killed in fighting over the last week.
Some of the most.. Source: RT News Channel -
Angelina Jolie is taking up the fight for refugees once again.
The Oscar winner denounced the impunity with which rape is committed in conflict zones and the mistreatment of vulnerable women and.. Source: Splash News TV -
Antonio Guterres today addressed a UN-backed summit in Uganda that seeks USD 8 billion for nearly a million South Sudanese refugees and the host communities that officials say are near the breaking.. DNA
South Sudan's media authority will lift a ban on around 20 foreign journalists who had been refused access to the country.Earlier this month the government's media regulatory authority said it had.. All India Radio Also reported by •DNA
The European Union has offered 85 million euros ($94.89 million) to help fund relief operations for hundreds of thousands of refugees flowing into Uganda from neighbouring South Sudan, it said in a.. DNA
The world body is providing life-saving aid to civilians caught up in conflicts across the Middle East and Africa as well as to 20 million people facing famine in Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and.. DNA
David Shearer, head of the 13,000-strong United Nations mission, welcomed signs that regional leaders were rejuvenating the peace process but said any initiative must include all factions, including.. DNA Also reported by •Reuters India
JUBA (Reuters) - The United Nations called on South Sudan's leaders to take more responsibility for stemming the world's fastest growing refugee crisis, as it said the number of people displaced.. Reuters India Also reported by •DNA
JUBA (Reuters) - When South Sudan's civil war erupted in 2013, Nyayath Uluak was caught in crossfire in the northern town of Malakal and a bullet tore her leg apart. She survived, but the lower half of.. Reuters India Also reported by •DNA