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By IAfrica
In Sudan
Apr 20th, 2014
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April 19, 2014 (JUBA) – A number of children were killed in Thursday’s fighting at a United Nations base in South Sudan’s Jonglei state, with many either caught up in the crossfire or died after being recruited by armed groups and forces, the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said. ...
By IAfrica
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Apr 20th, 2014
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April 19, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The chairman of the National Consensus Forces (NCF), Farouk Abu Issa, has reiterated the determination of the opposition alliance to overthrow the government, underscoring they wouldn’t engage in a dialogue that doesn’t lead to dismantling the regime and ...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Apr 20th, 2014
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April 19, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s government on Saturday accused “enemies of peace” and regional stability of sabotaging improving relations with the government of neigbouring Sudan, asserting it remains committed to respecting the terms of the cooperation agreement the tw...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Apr 20th, 2014
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April 19, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudan revealed on Friday that the mandate of the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) will not be renewed in July without it being approved by the young nation’s parliament. Peacekeepers guard UNMISS compound in Bor, Jonglei (file photo AFP/Waakhe S...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Apr 20th, 2014
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April 19, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – An unidentified armed group has killed two guards and kidnapped three workers including two foreign nationals at Kanar oilfield in South Kordofan state, said the Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF), on Saturday. Sudanese oil workers at one of GNPOC fields in South Kordofan (...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Apr 19th, 2014
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April 19, 2014 (JUBA) – The South Sudanese military on Saturday said it was scaling up major operations against rebels seeking to control the country’s state oil fields, saying it had repulsed sustained attacks in Unity and Upper Nile states. SPLA spokesperson Phillip Aguer (Reuters) R...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Apr 19th, 2014
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Khartoum, 18 April 2014 — Today in Khartoum airport, UNICEF received 89 tons of life-saving supplies to support the humanitarian response to children affected by emergencies in various hot spots throughout Sudan. These supplies were airlifted as Sudan faced unexpected high numbers of displaced ...
By IAfrica
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Apr 19th, 2014
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Is there foreign policy principle justifying Uganda’s military intervention in South Sudan civil war and under whose authority could the exercise be carried out? By Kuajien Lual Wechtuor International law’s non-intervention doctrine has not only been a comprehensive but `the United Nations General As...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Apr 19th, 2014
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April 18, 2014 (JUBA) – At least 20 people were killed and dozens injured when suspected cattle raiders attacked a village in South Sudan’s Warrap state on Thursday, an official said. “On Thursday 17, at around 2: am, a group of armed men infiltrated security arrangement of Tonj Nor...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Apr 19th, 2014
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April 18, 2014 (JUBA) – The South Sudanese army on Friday rejected accusations that it backed attacks on the internally displaced persons at the United Nations base in Jonglei, saying it alerted the world body of youth movement towards its location. A group of soldiers from the South Sudan army...