South Sudan Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Names and facesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | NWAonline

    ... goodwill ambassador Forest Whitaker urged world lawmakers to speak up to help former child soldiers in Uganda, South Sudan and Myanmar, formerly Burma; gang members in Mexico and the United States; and orphans in Syria and other countries. He said ...

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  2. China crisis reaches AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | EurActiv.com

    The slowdown in Chinese growth is likely to hit investment in South Sudan's planned pipeline, as it seeks to find a way out its own crisis. [toffehoff/Flickr] The worldwide demand for raw materials led to growth of up to 7% for many African countries.

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  3. South Sudan: United States Calls for Adherence to the Cease-fireRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Holtville Tribune

    The United States condemns the recent fighting in Jonglei State and Upper Nile State in South Sudan. We call on all parties to immediately cease provocative action and hostile engagement, and to further develop security arrangements at the planned security workshop starting September 5. The recent cease-fire declarations by the Government of South Sudan and the opposition, ordering all forces to cease military operations on August 29, were welcomed as a step toward implementation of the agreement that now binds the parties.

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  4. S. Sudanese president briefs military officers on peace accordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan's President Salva Kiir, his defense minister and members of the government negotiating team have briefed country's top military officers about the peace agreement recently signed with the armed opposition faction. According to the army spokesperson, Col.

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  5. Rights body urges S. Sudanese rivals to cease military hostilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... Nile state January 12, 2014. (Photo Reuters/Andreea Campeanu) Biel Boutros Biel, the executive director for South Sudan Human Right Society for Advocacy (SSHURSA), said it was important for the warring factions to adhere to the agreement signed on ...

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  6. E. Equatoria governor rallies citizens to support for peace accordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... n Bahr El Ghazal State Civil Society Statement: June 10, 2015 Wau -Western Bahr El Ghazal State- The Republic of South Sudan We, civil society (...) MORE

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  7. Darfur groups demand Sissi's ouster, cast doubts over minister neutralityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... n Bahr El Ghazal State Civil Society Statement: June 10, 2015 Wau -Western Bahr El Ghazal State- The Republic of South Sudan We, civil society (...) MORE

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  8. SPLM-IO claims destroying convoy of government barges: spokespersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... towards Malakal, capital of the oil-rich Upper Nile state. Rebel fighters greet one another at a rebel camp in South Sudan's Jonglei state on 1 February 2014 (Photo: Reuters/Goran Tomasevic) "To our dismay, in the course of restoring peace and ...

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  9. UNHCR and FAO launch self-reliance initiative in Eastern SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation and its refugee agency have agreed with the Sudanese government on an initiative to enhance self-reliance of refugees and asylum-seekers in Eastern Sudan through skills-building and sustainable rural livelihood strategies. A Sudanese farmer harvests sorghum produced from seeds donated by the Food and Agriculture Organization through the "Improving Seeds" project.

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  10. US warns S. Sudan warring parties over renewed hostilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The United States has condemned the recent fighting in parts of South Sudan's Jonglei and Upper Nile states, warning that any of the parties violating the recently signed peace agreement would "face consequences". Both the government and the armed opposition faction have traded accusations of ceasefire violations, days after declaring a permanent ceasefire after last week's signing of the peace accord.

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  11. Pope will allow priests to forgive women who've had abortionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... of people gathered in front of the Vatican on Christmas morning 2013 where he wants peace to happen -- in Syria, South Sudan, the Central African Republic and the Holy Land. (CNN) on Tuesday by announcing that women who have had an abortion are not ...

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  12. Forest Whitaker calls on world's lawmakers to speak out for youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The China Post

    Oscar-winning actor and U.N. goodwill ambassador Forest Whitaker urged world lawmakers on Monday to speak out to help former child soldiers in Uganda, South Sudan and Myanmar, gang members in Mexico and the United States, and orphans in Syria and other countries. He said many young people around the world feel marginalized because nobody listens to them and believe their only recourse is violence and extremism.

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  13. How Powerful is Your Passport?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | PSFK

    ... only 28 other nations visa-free-are Sao Tome and Principe, Palestinian Territories, Solomon Islands, Myanmar and South Sudan. Although it's a relatively simplistic look at how freedom of movement differs across the globe, the interactive tool gives ...

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  14. South Sudan's ruling SPLM makes unity top priorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan's governing Sudan People's Liberation Movement would make reconciliation, unity and forgiveness a top priority during the transitional period of the government of national unity, a leading official said on Tuesday. SPLM chairman Salva Kiir greets former SG Pagan Amum as Riek Machar looks on, January 14, 2010 Former South Sudanese cabinet affairs minister, Deng Alor Kuol, said Tuesday the work of the secretary general of the SPLM, Pagan Amum, as chief administrator in the party, would be dedicated to organising the party.

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  15. Ethiopia finalizes preparations to contribute to Trans-Africa highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Walta Information Centre

    ... ted to interconnect African countries, he said. Ethiopia will be beneficiary in using the Mombasa and Lamu Port, South Sudan as well.

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  16. Inspirational Liverpool firefighter honoured at Rotary awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Liverpool City Champion

    ... in 2011. In 2014, he was deployed to refugee camps in Uganda for three months and earlier this year went to South Sudan for two months. "At both locations I oversaw child-protection operations and health intervention," he said. "We screened children ...

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  17. Forest Whitaker: Why we have to listen to young peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Hampshire Chronicle

    Oscar-winning actor and UN goodwill ambassador Forest Whitaker has urged world lawmakers to speak out to help former child soldiers in Uganda, South Sudan and Myanmar, gang members in Mexico and the United States, and orphans in Syria and other countries. The Last King Of Scotland star said many young people around the world feel marginalised because nobody listens to them and believe their only recourse is violence and extremism.

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  18. Olympic wrestlers beware, Sudan's fighting giants are comingRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | GantDaily.com

    ... ties between tribes. Today, it has a similar purpose in Khartoum, bringing men from all over - from Darfur to South Sudan to North Sudan - into the melting pot of the ring where they emerge as local celebrities. As the Nuba Mountains and its people ...

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  19. Merkel makes vague warning on Catalan independence planRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... ambassador Forest Whitaker urged world lawmakers on Monday to speak out to help former child soldiers in Uganda, South Sudan and Myanmar, gang members in Mexico and the United States, and orphans in Syria and other countries.

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  20. Iranian Guard chief says US 'still the Great Satan'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... ambassador Forest Whitaker urged world lawmakers on Monday to speak out to help former child soldiers in Uganda, South Sudan and Myanmar, gang members in Mexico and the United States, and orphans in Syria and other countries.

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