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New crisis emerges as South Sudan refugees in Uganda hit one million

With the one millionth South Sudanese refugee having entered Uganda this week, there is a desperate need for action by the EU, relief organisation World Vision says in a new study.
EurActiv Also reported by •Deutsche Welle

Uganda: Number of Refugees in Uganda Tops 1 Million

[Deutsche Welle] Refugees from South Sudan continue to flee the civil war across the Ugandan border, with their number now topping one million, according to the UN. Uganda has called for help with..
allAfrica.com Also reported by •Deutsche Welle

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News video: Half of South Sudan's Population 'Severely Hungry,' ICRC says

Half of South Sudan's Population 'Severely Hungry,' ICRC says 05:29

Half of South Sudan’s population is ‘severely hungry,’ the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) reported on August 17, despite the lifting of official famine classification..
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News video: Terrorism Strikes Again

Terrorism Strikes Again 00:44

Attacks on Iraq and South Sudan on Thursday left 12 dead and left a confirmation that terrorism was not far behind in 2016.
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News video: The Archbishop of Canterbury visits South Sudanese refugees in Uganda

The Archbishop of Canterbury visits South Sudanese refugees in Uganda 01:14

The Archbishop of Canterbury and the Archbishop of Uganda came together in support of South Sudanese refugees in Uganda. No reporter narration.
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News video: Bidi Bidi one year on: Inside the world's largest refugee camp

Bidi Bidi one year on: Inside the world's largest refugee camp 01:33

The Bidi Bidi refugee settlement, in northern Uganda, opened in August 2016 to home thousands of people fleeing the South Sudanese civil war. In April, the 250km2 settlement became the world's largest..
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News video: What were 700 teddy bears doing on London's St Paul's Cathedral steps this morning?

What were 700 teddy bears doing on London's St Paul's Cathedral steps this morning? 01:33

As part of a campaign to highlight the plight of children fleeing the conflict in South Sudan, international children's charity World Vision UK launched its #BearsOnStairs campaign earlier in July. The..
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South Sudan: Parliament Suspends Debate on Budget

[VOA] South Sudan's parliament have suspended debate on a $451 million budget as questions linger over how government agencies will be financed and how money was spent during the past fiscal year.

More than one million South Sudan refugees in Uganda: UN

The number of South Sudanese who have fled to Uganda has hit one million, the UN said Thursday, with no end in sight to the war behind the world`s fastest-growing refugee crisis.
Zee News Also reported by •FOXNews.comDNASeattle Times

Uganda receives one million South Sudan refugees

uganda receives one million south sudan refugees
The UN refugee agency says "urgent additional support" is needed from the international community.
BBC News

South Sudan conflict: Poet Emi Mahmoud on Uganda refugee landmark

south sudan conflict: poet emi mahmoud on uganda refugee landmark
Emi Mahmoud performs a poem to mark one million South Sudanese refugees arriving in Uganda.
BBC News

Fighting famine: 'Unprecedented crisis' putting 20 million people at risk, warns UN agency

NEW YORK, 14 August 2017 / PRN Africa / -- Twenty million people risk dying of hunger in South Sudan, Somalia, Yemen and the north-east of Nigeria, including 1.4 million children suffering from severe..

South Sudan rebels say have retaken town near border with Ethiopia

South Sudan's rebels on Saturday said they had wrested control of Pagak, their stronghold town near the country's border with Ethiopia, from government forces, a day after launching an offensive to..

South Sudan says releases 30 political prisoners

South Sudan has released at least 30 political prisoners since President Salva Kiir declared an amnesty in May to facilitate national dialogue and douse a four-year civil war, a senior security..

Heavy fighting erupts in South Sudan near border with Ethiopia

Dickson Gatluak Jock, a spokesman for the forces of South Sudan's First Vice President Taban Deng Gai, confirmed they were engaged in fighting.

U.N. urges action to avert famine threatening 20 million people worldwide

The U. N. Security Council on Wednesday called on warring parties in Yemen, Somalia, South Sudan and northeastern Nigeria to allow humanitarian aid access and urged countries to donate more money to..
DNA Also reported by •Reuters India

UN: 20 mn face war-linked famine in Yemen, Somalia, SSudan

More than 20 million people are at risk from famine in Yemen, Somalia, South Sudan and the northeast of Nigeria, the United Nations warned today.
DNA Also reported by •Zee News

FEATURE -Long road to recovery for South Sudan's youngest

By Stefanie Glinski JUBA, South Sudan, Aug 9 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - For the past two weeks, Sandy has slept on the dirty floor of a small and stuffy tent, squeezed in tightly with 54 other..

First batch of regional troops arrive in South Sudan

The head of South Sudan's UN mission announced today the long-awaited arrival of troops from a regional force meant to patrol roads and quell violence in the war-ravaged country.

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