Al Istiwa'iyah, Sudan Newswire

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  1. South Sudan Doomed From Its Inception?Read the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Final Call

    With increased conflict and the "unstable situation a following clashes between Government and opposition forces" in Southern Sudan-which left some 272 people, including 33 civilians dead-the United Nations peace keeping chief proposed that UN peacekeepers in South Sudan extend their mission until the end of August.

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  2. UN warns S Sudan leader Kiir over Machar replacementRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    The UN has warned South Sudan's President Salva Kiir that any political appointments must be consistent with a peace deal that ended nearly two years of civil war. The warning came a day after Kiir replaced his vice president and rival Riek Machar with Taban Deng, in a move that could potentially undermine August's peace agreement and send the world's youngest country back to all-out conflict .

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  3. Gai sworn-in as S. Sudan's first VP, urges one armyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    The former chief negotiator for South Sudan's armed opposition, Taban Deng Gai was on Tuesday sworn-in as First Vice President, replacing Riek Machar who fled the nation following the recent clashes between rival forces in the capital, Juba. Head of the rebel delegation, Taban Deng Gai, attends the opening ceremony of South Sudan's negotiation in Addis Ababa, January 4, 2014.

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  4. SPLM-IO accuses President Kiir's forces of fresh attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudanese forces loyal to President Salva Kiir have been accused of carrying out fresh attacks against forces of the Sudan People's Liberation Army in Opposition led by the former First Vice President, Riek Machar. Machar was replaced on Monday with his ex-minister of Mining, Taban Deng Gai, in a process described as illegal by his officials but accepted by President Kiir, who appointed Gai as acting First Vice President.

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  5. U.N. warns South Sudan president over replacement of rivalRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    South Sudan's President Salva Kiir poses for a photograph with First Vice President Taban Deng Gai and Second Vice President James Wani Igga at the Presidential Palace in the capital of Juba, South Sudan, July 26, 2016. The United Nations warned South Sudan's President Salva Kiir on Tuesday that any political appointments must be consistent with a peace deal that ended nearly two years of civil war after Kiir replaced his vice president and rival Riek Machar.

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  6. In South Sudan, editor arrested as harassment of press increasesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CPJ Press Freedom Online

    South Sudan should immediately release Michael Christopher, a journalist who was arrested in the capital, Juba, on July 23, and take action to stop the harassment of the media, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. Christopher, the editor-in-chief of the independent Arabic-language daily al-Watan, was arrested by the National Security Service after his paper allegedly published an inaccurate report, according to the website of Radio Tamazuj.

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  7. .com | South Sudan president replaces rival as vice presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News24

    Juba - South Sudan's president on Tuesday replaced his deputy and opposition leader Riek Machar, who went into hiding this month amid renewed clashes with government forces. The move threatens an already fragile peace deal in a country ravaged by civil war.

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  8. Some 4,000 South Sudanese fleeing into Uganda daily UN warnsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    New York, July 26 : Recent fighting in South Sudan has forced 37,491 people to flee to Uganda in the past three weeks, averaging more than 4,000 a day in the past week, the United Nations refugee agency warned on Tuesday. To put this in context, more refugees have arrived in Uganda in the past three weeks than during the entire first six months of 2016, when 33,838 came there in search of safety, Adrian Edwards, a spokesperson for the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees , told reporters in Geneva.

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  9. South Sudan swears in Gai as first vice presidentRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    The swearing-in followed the sacking of Riek Machar on Monday, throwing a peace deal signed in August 2015 into tatters amid fears that the world's youngest country could slide back to civil war. President Kiir on Monday appointed Gai, a former chief negotiator of the former rebels Sudan People's liberation Movement in Opposition after a faction of senior SPLM-IO members in Juba on Saturday endorsed Gai as head of the movement following Machar's exit from Juba after days of clashes between his forces and those loyal to President Kiir.

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  10. South Sudan president Salva Kiir replaces rival vice presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | UPI

    South Sudanese President Salva Kiir replaced his rival vice president with his one-time chief peace negotiator, Gen. Taban Deng Gai.

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  11. Violence in South Sudan turns to fight over vice presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    South Sudanese leader Salva Kiir replaced his long-time rival Vice President Riek Machar after the former rebel chief didn't return to the government following violence in the capital earlier this month that claimed hundreds of lives. Mining Minister Taban Deng Gai has taken over the position, Information Minister Michael Makuei Lueth said Tuesday by phone from the capital, Juba.

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  12. South Sudan: WHO and Ministry of Health expand cholera response to minimize future riskRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

    In a move to prevent a cholera outbreak from spreading, the Ministry of Health of South Sudan with support from the World Health Organization and health partners are ramping up disease surveillance and treatment efforts. Across the country, 271 cholera cases have been reported, including 14 deaths since 12 July 2016.

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  13. More than 37,000 flee South Sudan for Uganda-UNRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New Vision

    Thousands of refugees from South Sudan at the OPM reception centre in Elegu waiting to be cleared before heading to Adjumani. Photo/Arnest Tumwesige More than 37,000 people have fled South Sudan for neighbouring Uganda in the last three weeks following intense fighting between rival troops that left hundreds dead, the UN's refugee body said Tuesday.

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  14. South Sudan's displaced face hungerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    The fields around Aweil town were covered with a promising, lush green carpet of budding sorghum plants. In three months, it would be harvest season in South Sudan's Northern Bahr El Ghazal region.

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  15. S. Sudan Fighting Forcing Thousands to Flee to UgandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Voice of America

    A couple flees on motorbike from the Jabel area of Juba, South Sudan, July 16, 2016. The United Nations refugee agency reports 26,000 people have left the country this month.

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  16. The long history of buying loyalty to neutralize rivals in South SudanRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    The replacement of South Sudan's First Vice President Riek Machar with Taban Deng is a well-tested policy that dates back to the 1980s that the ruling Sudan People's Liberation Movement party has employed to purchase the loyalty of groups opposed to it. Following a shoot-out between the bodyguards of President Salva Kiir and Machar earlier this month, relations between both men worsened, culminating in an attack on the latter's residence in the capital Juba.

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  17. the Golgotha is ReleasedRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    The horrendous killing of the Nuer people in Juba, South Sudan, on December 15, 2013 , not only shocked the whole world, but also inspired author Jada Yengkopiong to write down what he witnessed into a concise and eye-opening chronicling of truth. " The Golgotha: South Sudan 15 December 2013 " brings to light the intriguing and real hidden motives in the South Sudan's tribal killings.

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  18. More than 37,000 flee South Sudan for Uganda: UN Nairobi (AFP) - More ...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    More than 37,000 people have fled South Sudan for neighbouring Uganda in the last three weeks following intense fighting between rival troops that left hundreds dead, the UN's refugee body said Tuesday. An already shaky 2015 peace deal signed after a bloody civil war in the world's newest nation looks uncertain after the clashes between troops loyal to President Salva Kiir and those allied with former rebel leader Riek Machar.

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  19. Divisions within South Sudan opposition show up as Kiir fires Machar, places Gai as VPRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  20. South Sudan Fighting Sees More Refugees Fleeing into Uganda than in the First 6 Months of 2016Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | World News Report

    Fighting in South Sudan that broke out on 8 July between rival factions loyal to Salva Kiir and Riek Machar has to date forced 37,890 people to flee the country to Uganda. To put this in context: In the past three weeks there have been more refugee arrivals in Uganda than in the entire first six months of 2016 .

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