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Premeditated sexual violence has surged in South Sudan's conflict: Amnesty

South Sudan's brutal civil conflict has prompted a surge of "premeditated sexual violence on a massive scale", according to Amnesty International.
Brisbane Times

S Sudan judge orders rape victims to appear at trial

Aid workers that were raped during an attack on their compound in South Sudan must testify in-person against a group of soldiers on trial for the assault, a judge ruled today.
DNA

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News video: Meet the refugee who wants to become South Sudan's next president

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16-year-old Samuel and his siblings have been living with foster family in Uganda since fleeing South Sudan in 2016.
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News video: Terror Attacks Worldwide Are Down for Second Straight Year

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A new report on terrorism from the U.S. State Department says that for the second straight year, terror attacks and deaths are down.
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News video: How South Sudan's new generation is growing up in Uganda

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Uganda hosts at least 1.2m refugees from war-torn South Sudan, as Africa's largest refugee crisis deepens.
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News video: How South Sudan's New Generation Is Growing Up In Uganda

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Uganda hosts at least 1.2m refugees from war-torn South Sudan, as Africa's largest refugee crisis deepens.
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News video: Poll: US Voters Know Little About Starvation Abroad

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People in countries across the Middle East and Africa are severely affected by hunger, but a new survey suggests many American voters are unaware.
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Western donors freeze support for 'obsolete' South Sudan peace deal

Western donor nations will commit no further resources to support implementation of South Sudan's peace deal, until East Africa's leaders find a credible way of relaunching an agreement ripped apart by..
DNA

US warns South Sudan regional plan is last chance for peace

US Deputy Ambassador Michele Sison yesterday told the UN Security Council that Washington will reconsider its support for the deal signed two years ago by President Salva Kiir and rival Riek Machar, if..
DNA

South Sudan rebel Machar declines to renounce violence - mediator

Exiled South Sudanese opposition figure Riek Machar declined to renounce violence or declare a unilateral ceasefire and instead demanded new peace talks outside the war-torn country, an international..
DNA Also reported by •Reuters India

South Sudan peace hopes fade as war fragments, alliances shift

When rebel leader Riek Machar fled the South Sudanese capital Juba last year, General Saki James Palaoko helped him escape government air strikes, evade the national army and slip into neighbouring..
DNA

Crop-eating caterpillar to worsen South Sudan's hunger woes - U.N.

By Umberto Bacchi ROME, July 19 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - An infestation of fall armyworm, a crop-eating caterpillar that has ravaged fields across Africa, will deepen hunger in famine-threatened..
DNA

South Sudan's president declares state of emergency in home state

NAIROBI (Reuters) - South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has declared a three-month state of emergency in his home state, where clashes have raged for months between clan-based militias, the government..
Reuters India Also reported by •DNA

Hunger Pushes Over 20 Million People to the Brink of Starvation: U.S. Charities Urgently Ask America to Take Action

WASHINGTON, July 17, 2017 : For the first time, eight of the leading U.S.-based international relief organizations have joined forces to urge the American public to donate to the new Hunger Relief Fund..
newKerala.com

Indian peacekeepers rescue aid workers in South Sudan


IndiaTimes

Head of South Sudan state television arrested - wife

The head of South Sudan's state television has been arrested, his wife told Reuters on Saturday, after failing to carry a live broadcast of President Salva Kiir's speech during independence day..
DNA

UN considers new base in South Sudan's troubled Yei region

The United Nations says it is considering opening a peacekeeping base in South Sudan's troubled Yei region, which has "gone through a nightmare" in recent months amid warnings of ethnic violence.
DNA

South Sudan's President Kiir sacks judges over strike

South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has sacked several judges who had been on strike over poor pay and living conditions for the last two months, officials said on Thursday.
DNA Also reported by •Reuters India

UN mission in South Sudan denied access to an orphanage

The U. N. mission in South Sudan said on Wednesday it had been prevented from reaching an orphanage with 250 children trapped between rebel and government troops in a town in the country's equatorial..
DNA

UNICEF says three contractors detained in South Sudan

The U. N. children's agency UNICEF said on Tuesday three South Sudanese working for its contractor were detained last week, as aid workers are increasingly targeted in the four-year civil war.
DNA

FEATURE-South Sudan's women deminers brave danger to change their children's future

By Stefanie Glinski JUBA, July 11 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Margret has decided that South Sudan is not a place to raise children, but she is changing this for future generations.
DNA

South Sudan marks another year of freedom without peace

South Sudan today marked its sixth independence anniversary in muted fashion, with no official celebration as the world's newest nation reels from a brutal and destructive ongoing civil war.
DNA

US giving $638M aid to Yemen, Somalia, Nigeria, South Sudan

The United States on Saturday announced more than $630 million in aid for Yemen, Somalia, South Sudan and Nigeria, where conflict has helped to cause what the United Nations calls the world's largest..
IndiaTimes Also reported by •DNA

South Sudan's troops said to advance on rebel stronghold

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