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  1. UN urges halt to South Sudan fighting and 4,000 new troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... Sudan in 2011. But the country plunged into ethnic violence in December 2013 when forces loyal to President Salva Kiir, a Dinka, started battling those loyal to Riek Machar, his former vice president who is a Nuer. A peace deal signed in August 2015 ...

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  2. Businesses close as South Sudan's economic crisis worsensRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Sudan Tribune

    ... in October. The government promised many items to address the crisis but little has changed. Last week, President Salva Kiir fired the Central Bank governor and his deputy and made changes in the ministry of finance in an effort, economists said, ...

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  3. Sudan and South Sudan to deploy joint border patrolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudanese government under President Salva Kiir announced on Monday it was longer hosting Sudanese rebels in its territory, disclosing that a joint force will be deployed soon. Sudanese military personnel inspect the belongings of South Sudanese on the Sudanese border on 18 April 2014 Presidential advisor on security affairs told Sudan Tribune on Monday that there were no longer Sudanese rebels in the country after the two countries have agreed to improve ties "There is no problem anymore with Sudan.

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  4. S. Sudan's Kiir directs governors to lead dialogue processRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Sudan Tribune

    The South Sudanese president, Salva Kiir has directed state governors to lead the national dialogue process in their respective areas for the war to end so that people can live normal lives and the allow the nation to rebuild. The new directive comes more than a month after the president launched a national dialogue that encompasses all the rival political parties and groups in South Sudan.

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  5. 'Uganda doing less about South Sudan security threat'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Monitor

    ... Remember Miamingi tells Sunday Monitor's Eriasa Mukiibi Sserunjogi that Uganda, by just standing with President Salva Kiir in the conflict, undermines its chances of influencing the resolution of the conflict. A peace agreement was signed in July ...

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  6. SPLM-N rebels say they have no fighters in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Sudan Tribune

    ... of some Sudanese rebel groups from Darfur region in the fighting alongside the forces loyal to President Salva Kiir. Comments on the Sudan Tribune website must abide by the following rules. Contravention of these rules will lead to the user losing ...

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  7. S. Sudan rebels say killed 6 pro-government forcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudanese rebels claimed they killed six government soldiers during a road ambush, which occurred along Magwi-Pajok road Sunday. The rebel-appointed governor of Imatong state, Oyet Nathaniel Pierino, claimed militias loyal to South Sudan president, Salva Kiir attacked civilian hideouts in the area.

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  8. Ugandan firms to take part in SGR projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Monitor

    The minister of Works and Transport Monica Azuba has signed the Standard Gauge Railway local content strategy paving way for its implementation South Sudan president Salva Kiir , Rwanda's Paul Kagame and President Museveni and other officials launch the SGR project in Kampala. FILE Photo The minister of Works and Transport Monica Azuba has signed the Standard Gauge Railway local content strategy paving way for its implementation.

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  9. South Sudan seeks better working relations with U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan President, Salva Kiir is optimistic of better a working relation with the new U.S. administration led by Donald Trump, an aide said. Ex-US president Barack Obama meets with South Sudan president Salva Kiir in New York on 21 September 2011 Tor Deng Mawien, the presidential advisor on decentralization and intergovernmental linkage said Kiir sent a congratulatory message to his U.S. counterpart.

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  10. Gen. Paul Malong Awan: The impeccable multi-purpose heroRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Sudan Tribune

    ... and beyond to emulate the same fashion and give credits where they are due. On the same vein, H.E President Salva Kiir Mayardit also saluted unimpeachable contributions made by Gen. Paul Malong during the liberation. These contributions involve ...

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  11. Sudan: Sanctions Lifted, but Is Sudan Out of the Woods?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 21 | AllAfrica.com

    ... and cultural links. Washington was worried that the civil war in South Sudan, between the forces of President Salva Kiir and those of Dr Riek Machar, was not only capable of creating another failed state in the region after Somalia, but could give ...

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  12. South Sudan rejects placing Juba airport under regional forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan President Salva Kiir has rejected deployment of the regional protection force with the capacity to place Juba International Airport under its mandate. "The government welcomes and accepts the deployment of regional forces but will not hand over the control of the airport to foreigners.

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  13. Top U.S. official snubbed by South Sudanese officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Sudan Tribune

    The United States Assistant Secretary of State for Bureau of African Affairs visited Juba on Wednesday but failed to meet President Salva Kiir or any government representative, local media reported on Thursday . Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Linda Thomas-Greenfield, testifies on Jan. 9, 2014, before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on situation in South Sudan.

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  14. South Sudan president appoints three lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Sudan Tribune

    ... into transitional legislative assembly is Oliver Majok Aleu. He replaced Garang Diing Akuong, whom President Salva Kiir appointed two ago years into foreign services and dispatched him to the United States where he is presently serving as the head ...

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  15. South Sudan's Gogrial governor appoints security advisorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Sudan Tribune

    ... appointed commissioner Awan Chan County, replacing Peter Atem Yak. Gogrial State which is the home of President Salva Kiir is one of the 32 states of South Sudan. It is located in the Bahr el Ghazal region and it borders Twic to the north, Aweil ...

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  16. Urgent Action Update: Former Governor Still Arbitrarily DetainedRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | Amnesty International USA

    ... on 21 October 2016. Elias Waya Nyipuoch , former governor of Wau state, was summoned to Juba by President Salva Kiir on 23 June 2016 and was relieved of his position as governor the following day. He was arrested by military police on 26 June 2016 ...

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  17. S. Sudanese President fires Boma state governorRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudanese President Salva Kiir has, in a decree read on the state owned SSBC sacked the governor of Boma, one of the nation's new states Baba Medan Konyi was replaced by Sultan Ismail Konyi, a member of the council of state. The council is the upper house of the South Sudanese legislative assembly.

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  18. South Sudanese Opposition Figures Defect to Kiir AdministrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | Voice of America

    South Sudan's President Salva Kiir greets Sudan People's Liberation Army soldiers receiving treatment at the Juba Military hospital in the capital Juba, Dec. 26, 2016. About a dozen officials of the SPLM-In Opposition faction allied to former South Sudan First Vice President Riek Machar defected to the Juba government this week.

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  19. The Lost Hopes for South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | The New Yorker

    ... meltdown almost inevitable. Early on, many observers noted the lacklustre performance of South Sudan's President Salva Kiir, a mysterious, taciturn strongman. Short-tempered and fond of alcohol, Kiir was slow to make decisions and even slower to ...

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  20. South Sudan president says INGOs pay local staff in local currency "unfair"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan President Salva Kiir has criticized the way in which international organizations treat their local staff members, saying they were subjecting them to unfair treatment when deciding on the currency of payment . "When it comes to local employees they have decided to pay them in local currency, and they pay their international staff in hard currency.

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