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  1. George Clooney's responsibilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Sequoyah County Times

    ... now Amal is pregnant. He said: "We decided to be much more responsible, to avoid the danger. I will not go to South Sudan anymore and in the Congo, Amal will no longer go to Iraq and she will avoid places where she knows she is not welcome. "Before, ...

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  2. Twenty million people could die as a result of famine this year, an astonishing number.Read the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | O-R Online

    ... famine in four different parts of the world at the same time.” Three of those places – Yemen, South Sudan and the northeastern corner of Nigeria – have been plagued by conflict, while Somalia is in the midst of a punishing ...

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  3. George Clooney says he and Amal restricting their travelsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    ... that he and pregnant wife Amal have self-imposed travel restrictions while she's pregnant 'I won't go to South Sudan any more or the Congo, Amal will no longer go to Iraq and she'll avoid places where she knows she isn't welcome,' he said. Amal as ...

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  4. South Sudan Promises 'Unimpeded Access' for Aid Groups Amid FamineRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Time

    South Sudan's president said Tuesday his government will ensure "unimpeded access" for all aid organizations, a day after famine was declared for more than 100,000 people in the country suffering from The United Nations and others have long accused the government of blocking or restricting aid delivery in the East African nation. President Salva Kiir's remarks to the transitional national assembly came after the famine was declared in parts of oil-rich Unity state.

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  5. New taxi regulations will be on April ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KSKA

    ... She's reported from around Alaska since 2007 and briefly worked as a community radio journalism trainer in rural South Sudan. ahillman (at) alaskapublic (dot) org

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  6. South Sudan and Somalia to receive 100 million UK aid packagesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | South Wales Argus

    International Development Secretary Priti Patel announced the new packages of UK aid for 2017/18 and called on the global community to step up their support in helping those in need. The Department for International Development said parts of South Sudan were now in famine, adding that in 2017 there was a credible risk of another three famines in Yemen, North East Nigeria and Somalia.

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  7. South Sudan promises 'unimpeded' aid access amid famine2 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | India.com

    South Sudan's president has said his government will ensure "unimpeded access" for all aid organizations, a day after famine was declared for more than 100,000 people in the country suffering from years of civil war. The United Nations and others have long accused the government of blocking or restricting aid delivery in the East African nation.

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  8. UNICEF USAVoice: South Sudan Declares Famine -- One Million Are On The Brink Of StarvationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    Three years of civil war, climate shock and a collapsing economy have triggered a famine in northern-central South Sudan , the United Nations announced Monday. Some 100,000 people are currently facing starvation and a further 1 million are on the brink of famine.

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  9. George Clooney Says He and Amal Will Avoid Traveling to Dangerous Countries While She's PregnantRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ETonline

    ... a human trafficking survivor. "We decided to be much more responsible, to avoid the danger. I will not go to South Sudan anymore and or the Congo [and] Amal will no longer go to Iraq and she will avoid places where she knows she is not welcome," ...

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  10. South Sudan promises 'unimpeded' aid access amid famineRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    In this photo taken Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016 and released by UNICEF, women who fled fighting in nearby Leer in recent months, queue for food aid at a food distribution made by the World Food Programme in Bentiu, South Sudan. ... .

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  11. How George Clooney Plans to Be "Much More Responsible" After Welcoming Twins With Amal ClooneyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | E! Online

    ... to be much more responsible, to avoid the danger," George shared in Paris Match number 3536. "I will not go to South Sudan anymore and in the Congo, Amal will no longer go to Iraq and she will avoid places where she knows she is not welcome." He ...

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  12. Hope as local entrepreneurs establish plants in West NileRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    ... areas. Another obvious pull factor is growth in the local market along with the high demand for products from South Sudan and Democratic Republic Congo (DRC). Previously, efforts to sustain factories were frustrated. For instance, Parombo Cotton ...

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  13. Cement prices will drop after factories increase productionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    ... the pozzolana, which we also have in the western part of Uganda. This is also a strong base for us to export to South Sudan. It is close to where we have our limestone exploration licences in Karamoja. How much limestone have you so far discovered ...

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  14. UN: '1.4m children' face starving to death in AfricaRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | UAport

    The United Nations' children's agency Unicef is warning that almost one-and- a-half million children are at risk of starvation in South Sudan, Nigeria, Yemen and Somalia. UN assistant secretary general Justin Forsyth tells the Today programme the problem is largely the result of conflict and war.

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  15. George Clooney: 'We don't want to know' twins' sexesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... French Oscars) on Friday. "We decided to be much more responsible, to avoid the danger," he said. "I won't go to South Sudan any more or the Congo, Amal will no longer go to Iraq and she'll avoid places where she knows she isn't welcome." Be a pop ...

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  16. George & Amal Clooney Are Limiting Their Travel PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Refinery 29

    ... arrive. "We decided to be much more responsible, to avoid the danger," George told Paris Match . "I won't go to South Sudan anymore or the Congo, Amal will no longer go to Iraq and she'll avoid places where she knows she isn't welcome." As a human ...

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  17. Collected Department Releases: Declaration of Famine in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | State Department

    The United States is gravely concerned by the February 20 declaration of famine in parts of South Sudan and by the significant scale of humanitarian need throughout the country. This crisis is man-made, the direct consequence of a conflict prolonged by South Sudanese leaders who are unwilling to put aside political ambitions for the good of their people.

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  18. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis. Army photo by Monica King. Jan. 26, 2017.Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Federal Computer Week

    ... in Libya and the Arab Spring. He has reported from more than two-dozen countries including Iraq, Yemen, DRC, and South Sudan. In addition to numerous public radio programs, he has reported for Reuters, PBS NewsHour, The Diplomat, and The Atlantic. ...

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  19. Joint Statement On Famine In South SudanRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    The latest food security analysis in South Sudan has led to a declaration of famine in Leer and Mayendit counties in Greater Unity region. Two other counties are at risk of famine.

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  20. In South Sudan, People Are Dying Of Hunger As Civil War ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    A World Food Program food distribution site in Bentiu, South Sudan. The U.N. says nearly 5 million people in the country do not have enough food, and in one region people are already dying of starvation.

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