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  1. Sudan's President orders border with South Sudan open, state media reportsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | GantDaily.com

    ... by a brutal civil war that erupted in South Sudan in December 2013, with forces loyal to South Sudanese President Salva Kiir clashing with those backing his sacked vice president, Riek Machar. The United Nations estimates that more than 2.2 million ...

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  2. South Sudan: Peace accord falters, refugees remain in campsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Erie Times News

    ... who visited a U.N. camp in the capital that she shares with more than 27,000 other people. Although President Salva Kiir, an ethnic Dinka, and rebel leader Riek Machar, a Nuer, signed a peace deal in August, the fighting continues sporadically. ...

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  3. 'Shocking' crimes committed by all sides in South SudanRead the original story

    Friday Jan 22 | Ekklesia Daily News

    ... breaking away from Sudan, its northern neighbour, was thrown into turmoil when conflict erupted between President Salva Kiir and his former Vice-President Riek Machar in December 2013, killing thousands, displacing over 2.4 million people, 650,000 ...

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  4. South Sudan: Unity government formation set for delayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Al Jazeera

    Tens of thousands of people have been killed and more than two million have been displaced in the conflict [Goran Tomasevic/Reuters] The setting up of a unity government in South Sudan is expected to be further delayed - a fresh setback in efforts to end a brutal conflict that has killed tens of thousands of people. Despite missing key deadlines, warring parties were scheduled to establish a transitional government by Friday after a peace deal was signed by President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar in August.

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  5. UN report: 'shocking' crimes committed by all sides in South Sudan conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Jurist

    ... [official website]. The country was thrown into turmoil when conflict erupted between the current President Salva Kiir and former vice president Riek Machar in December 2013. The conflict killed thousands and displaced more than 2.4 million people. ...

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  6. Lam Akol declines to meet President Kiir over formation of new governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Lam Akol, chairman of the opposition Democratic Change party and overall leader of national alliance of more than 18 South Sudan political parties out of the government, has declined meeting President Salva Kiir over formation of a new transitional government, calling for amendment of the constitution first. Akol also said an amended constitution must also recognize that the country would be governed through the existing 10 states as it is stipulated in the peace agreement which president Kiir himself and the leader of the armed opposition faction of SPLM-IO, Riek Machar, had signed in August 2015.

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  7. S. Sudan's warring parties of forcefully displaced civilians: UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... A total of 113 000 refugees have arrived in Uganda since a power struggle between South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and his former deputy, Riek Machar, turned violent in December 2013, according to the UN refugee agency UNHCR. The conflict has ...

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  8. SPLM-IO begins "serious" discussions over fate of agreement: spokespersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The leadership of the armed opposition faction, SPLM-IO, has begun its consultative meeting in Pagak, the general headquarters, over the fate of the peace agreement which its top leadership signed in August 2015 with President Salva Kiir's government. Head of SPLM-IO, Taban Deng Gai, team received in Pagak after return from Juba, 19 January 2016 Former Vice-President and leader of the armed opposition faction of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement , Riek Machar, on Tuesday recalled senior members of his advance team from Juba to Pagak to consult over what they said were violations by the government in the implementation of the peace deal.

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  9. South Sudan: slaughter of civilians, gang rapes among - shocking'...Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | United Nations

    ... breaking away from Sudan, its northern neighbour, was thrown into turmoil when conflict erupted between President Salva Kiir and his former Vice-President Riek Machar in December 2013, killing thousands, displacing over 2.4 million people, 650,000 ...

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  10. Dinka Gogrial students in Uganda support creation of 28 statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Youth members and students in Uganda who hail from the South Sudan's newly created Gogrial state, curved from Warrap state, said they are ready to cooperate with their new governor, Abraham Gum Makuach, who was appointed by president Salva Kiir in December 2015, in a unilateral decision after creating 28 states. Paul Duwar Bak said despite all the hardship on the Kiir decision but was inspired with South Sudan president choice on creation of more states in the country.

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  11. SPLM-N calls for coordination between SRF factionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... in April 2014 said that JEM fighters were battling alongside the South Sudanese forces loyal to President Salva Kiir. The mediators and the international community fear that the rift within the SRF groups may affect the ongoing African Union ...

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  12. South Sudan conflict peace deal again breaks apart, refugee despair growsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Washington Times

    ... to be the culmination of peace accords reached in August to end the fighting between South Sudanese President Salva Kiir , an ethnic Dinka, and his rival, former Vice President Riek Machar , of the rival Nuer tribe. The fighting has killed tens of ...

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  13. Refugee despair grows as South Sudan peace deal again breaks apartRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Washington Times

    ... to be the culmination of peace accords reached in August to end the fighting between South Sudanese President Salva Kiir, an ethnic Dinka, and his rival, former Vice President Riek Machar, of the rival Nuer tribe. The fighting has killed tens of ...

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  14. UN seeks $1.3bn in aid for South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Iol.co.za

    The United Nations is seeking $1.3 billion in humanitarian aid for South Sudan, where two in ten of the population have been driven from their homes during two years of conflict. More than 10 000 people have been killed and 2.3 million displaced since the country's civil war broke out in December 2013, when soldiers loyal to President Salva Kiir first clashed with troops who backed his deputy, Riek Machar.

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  15. .com | South Sudan losing money on oil exportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | News24

    ... in 2011 - after many oil fields ceased operating during the more than two years of civil war between President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar. "Another unilateral oil shut-down would lead to problems with Khartoum and problems with the ...

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  16. South Sudan: Boxing through barriers and conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Al Jazeera

    ... groups has been exacerbated by the two-year conflict, which began in December 2013. It started after President Salva Kiir, who is from the Dinka group, accused his former deputy Riek Machar, a Nuer, of plotting a coup. At times the fighting was ...

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  17. S. Sudanese community accuses Kiir of "failing" nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Phow community in South Sudan's Upper Nile state have accused president Salva Kiir of allegedly failing to rule the young nation, months after the South Sudanese leader issued a republican order creating 28 new states. The community's reaction came after the president issued what he described as "redline" against those opposed to the new states.

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  18. South Sudan tables NGOs bill for the second timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... in the country. The bill was first introduced in parliament last year, passed by the parliament but President Salva Kiir declined to sign it. Wanawilla said there are two bills, which were contained in single bill last year, are supposed to be ...

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  19. South Sudanese opposition supporters reject return to Juba of advance teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... resolved and implemented. "Dr. Riek should have known that it was not safe to send his team to Juba when he and Salva Kiir did not resolve the 28 states," said Gatwech Mading. He said he suspected that the government's plan was to lure in the ...

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  20. Deprived of school, future of 24 million children in conflict zones under threat - " UN reportRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 19 | United Nations

    ... out on their education. South Sudan, which was thrown into turmoil when conflict erupted between President Salva Kiir and his former Vice-President Riek Machar two years ago, killing thousands, displacing over 2.4 million people, and impacting the ...

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