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  1. Russia Seen as Biggest Oil-Market Loser When Iran Comes BackRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. In Iran's push for a nuclear deal, it's had few better allies than Moscow.

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  2. US Resettles More Refugees Than Any Other CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NewsBlaze

    ... and other persons under UNHCR's care and protection in countries such as Iraq, Yemen, Nepal, Pakistan, Georgia, South Sudan, Chad, and Kenya. The contributions support UNHCR's Annual and Supplementary Program activities listed below: In 2011, the ...

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  3. S. Sudan Army Rejects UN Report Citing AtrocitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Voice of America

    Soldiers from the Sudan People's Liberation Army are seen examining a map in Pana Kuach, Unity State, South Sudan. The spokesman for South Sudan's army has expressed doubt about a recent United Nations report accusing the army of committing atrocities.

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  4. S. Sudanese conflict drives more unaccompanied children flee into EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees has recorded rising flow of South Sudanese refugees into Ethiopia including large numbers of unaccompanied children fleeing conflict from the youngest nation. Ethiopia has witnessed a huge influx of South Sudanese refugees since conflict erupted in the young nation in December 2013 According to UNHCR, over 19,000 unaccompanied or separated children have arrived in Ethiopia since the outbreak of South Sudan conflict in mid-December 2013.

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  5. South Sudan army denies rebel claim of downing plane in Upper NileRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... In a separate development, Dak also claimed their forces around Nimule town in Eastern Equatoria state at South Sudan's border with Uganda under the overall command of Major General Martin Kenyi pre-empted attack by government forces on their ...

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  6. S. Sudan army accused of destroying Duk county hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The proprietor of John Dau Foundation, who runs Duk hospital in South Sudan's Jonglei state has accused country's national army of allegedly causing more damages to what remained at the health unit after rebels demolished it last year. Jonglei state's Twic East county has lost its only hospital after it burnt to the ground on 24 March 2015 Dheu Deng Leek, in his letter to the president, defence minister, Jonglei governor and Duk county lawmakers, asked the president to hold those responsible accountable.

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  7. Sudan's opposition party denies participation in NCP-led dialogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... Kind regards, The Sudan Tribune editorial team. by Luka Biong Deng July is a special month for the people of South Sudan during which they celebrate their independence as the most important achievement in their political struggle. Also in (...) Have ...

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  8. South Sudanese rebels say regained control of Unity state oil fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudanese rebels allied to former vice president Riek Machar have taken full control of Koch county in Unity state, including the main oil production site at Tharjath, a spokesperson for the rebel-appointed governor disclosed. A worker at the power plant of an oil processing facility in South Sudan's Unity state on 22 April 2012 Major Weirial Puok told Sudan Tribune Sunday that their forces regained control of the strategic oil production site Saturday as their troops advance towards the capital, Bentiu.

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  9. US condemns SPLM-N attack on civilians in South KordofanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... Kind regards, The Sudan Tribune editorial team. by Luka Biong Deng July is a special month for the people of South Sudan during which they celebrate their independence as the most important achievement in their political struggle. Also in (...) Have ...

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  10. Sudanese government to deploy joint force in East Darfur soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... Kind regards, The Sudan Tribune editorial team. by Luka Biong Deng July is a special month for the people of South Sudan during which they celebrate their independence as the most important achievement in their political struggle. Also in (...) Have ...

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  11. Sudan FM, African envoy discuss resumption of peace talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... Kind regards, The Sudan Tribune editorial team. by Luka Biong Deng July is a special month for the people of South Sudan during which they celebrate their independence as the most important achievement in their political struggle. Also in (...) Have ...

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  12. .com | S Sudan promises probe into claims girls raped, burnt aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | News24

    South Sudan's government said on Sunday it was investigating UN allegations that its troops raped then burnt girls alive inside their homes during recent fighting in the country's civil war. In a report released on Tuesday, rights investigators from the UN mission in South Sudan said the 18-month-old war had seen "new brutality and intensity", including gang rape, torture and gruesome murders.

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  13. The new normal: Why the global humanitarian system is on the verge of collapseRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... (CA te d'Ivoire, Central African Republic, Libya, Mali, northeastern Nigeria, Democratic Republic of Congo, South Sudan and this year in Burundi); three in the Middle East (Syria, Iraq and Yemen); one in Europe (Ukraine) and two in Asia (in several ...

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  14. Mayor Bill de Blasio Declares July 6, 2015 'Nation Day'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... justice and criminal justice, critiquing the rising cost of higher education, reporting on conflicts in Syria or South Sudan or outlining strategies for keeping hope alive, The Nation continues to shed light on the disenfranchised, mobilizing its ...

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  15. U.N. envoy draws on her own past to help abused womenRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... not just as an accident of war, but also in a deliberate strategy to terrorize and humiliate, from Myanmar to South Sudan to Colombia. In Syria and Iraq, jihadi groups have taken it a step further: They are selling and enslaving women as part of a ...

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  16. Kony - suffering from diabetes, arthritis'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | New Vision

    Seven recently-surrendered Lord's Resistance Army rebels have said rebel leader Joseph Kony is aging and sickly, and that he is suffering from diabetes and arthritis. Armed with AK- 47 rifles and 386 rounds of ammunition, the rebels surrendered to the Uganda People's Defence Forces at Ngili Ngili, 4km Southwest of Obo, UPDF's main base in Central African Republic .

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  17. Sudan's NCP seeking to bring opposition into national dialogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... like a cancer from the Levant region to the Middle Eastern (...) IGAD, war, power sharing, and peace in South Sudan By B. Yongo Bure The latest IGAD peace proposal cannot bring long lasting peace to South Sudan. But we should not blame IGAD but ...

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  18. S. Sudanese official dismisses UN report accusing army of atrocitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan's justice minister, Paulino Wanawila has strongly dismissed the United Nation's recent report, which documentated cases of atrocities allegedly committed by the army in the oil-rich Unity state between April and June. A soldier from the South Sudanese army stands in front of a vehicle in South Sudan's Unity State on 12 January 2014 The report was based on interviews with 115 witnesses, many of whom accused the army of "raping and burning women and girls alive" in Unity state.

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  19. Rubkotna county youth disown defected army generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    A group of intellectuals and youths from Rubkotna county in South Sudan's Unity state have distanced themselves from James Gai Yoach, an army general who defected from the rebels. But the group, in a statement extended to Sudan Tribune , described the general's defection to pro-government forces as a minor move.

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  20. Sudan's dialogue body to discuss resumption of its activities on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... like a cancer from the Levant region to the Middle Eastern (...) IGAD, war, power sharing, and peace in South Sudan By B. Yongo Bure The latest IGAD peace proposal cannot bring long lasting peace to South Sudan. But we should not blame IGAD but ...

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