Sudan Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. South Sudan senior SPLA-IO commanders defect to SPLA in Unity regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    ... the leadership of President Salva Kiir. Lt. Gen. Dor Manjuor, Gen. Liah Diu and Gen. Makal Kuol have confirmed to Sudan Tribune in separate satellite phone interviews that they are no longer supporting former first vice president Riek Machar, adding ...

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  2. Wau municipal council orders reduction of meat pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    The mayor of Wau town municipal council Akol Akol Ajith last week issued a local order warning butchers not to hike meat prices in the open market. In an interview with Sudan Tribune Sunday, Akol said the price of 1 kg of meat should be SSP 50 while beef without bones be at SSP 75 compared to SSP200.

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  3. Sudanese pound falls sharply against US dollarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    August 21, 2016 . The Sudanese pound has hit another historic low against the US dollar on the black market, as the central Bank of Sudan struggles to supply dollars to buy imports The US dollar has continued to decline against the Sudanese pound following a deal reached between Juba and Khartoum "The dollar exchange rate has registered a new record as the Sudanese pound declined to 15.6 per dollar" a black market trader told Sudan Tribune on Sunday.

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  4. Sudanese army did not let people down despite conspiracies: BashirRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    "The Sudan Armed Forces did not back down and did not disappoint the people of Sudan, despite maliciousness and conspiracies against Sudan," said President Omer al-Bashir Sunday. Bashir was speaking at the celebrations to mark the 62th anniversary of the Sudanese army in Khartoum, two weeks after the failure of peace talks with the rebel groups in Blue Nile and South Kordofan and Darfur region.

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  5. Kerry, African ministers to meet on South Sudan violence, SomaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Reuters

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and counterparts from eight African nations meet in Nairobi on Monday to discuss ways to prevent South Sudan from sliding back into civil war and advance a political transition in Somalia. Kerry arrived in the Kenyan capital late on Sunday - after a two-week summer break - for his second trip as secretary of state to Nairobi since May 2015.

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  6. Broke S.Sudan turns to Kenya, Uganda for helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Daily Monitor

    Africa Review has learnt that Juba will also be reaching out to Uganda later this month to craft a bailout package that will see Kampala pay its traders the $35.2 million Juba owes them in a bid to have them resume supplies to the country Juba. South Sudan is pleading with Kenya and Uganda for economic support to avert a humanitarian crisis after a fresh conflict brought the country to its knees.

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  7. China pledges 10 mln USD aid to South SudanRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 21 | Xinhuanet

    Chinese Ambassador to South Sudan Ma Qiang told Xinhua late Saturday the funds will be used to purchase food and non-food items in an effort to immediately rescue lives of thousands in dire humanitarian condition. Ma said people of South Sudan are at critical humanitarian assistance aggravated by the recent fighting that has forced nearly 1 million people to flee their country to seek refuge in the neighboring countries.

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  8. Ap Explains: What flight of South Sudan's rebel leader meansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    South Sudan, the world's newest country, was in political limbo Friday after rebel leader and former vice president Riek Machar fled earlier this week. His whereabouts remained unclear, as a spokesman for Machar and the United Nations both said he was in neighboring Congo but the Congo government said it had no knowledge of him being there.

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  9. U.N. peacekeepers keeping the pe...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 19 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    When was the last time you remember reading of the United Nations' peacekeeping forces actually keeping the peace? Been awhile, hasn't it? More likely is that you have seethed over reports of the blue-helmeted "peacekeepers" doing nothing as they watched people be slaughtered. It happened again a few weeks ago in South Sudan, which has been torn by civil war for three years.

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  10. SPLM-IO says Machar to speak to media at "appropriate" timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudanese former First Vice President, Riek Machar, will speak to the media at an appropriate time, says his official spokesperson. South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar addresses a press conference in his private residence in Addis Ababa, Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016.

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  11. S. Sudan's FVP Taban Deng arrives in Khartoum for bilateral talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan's First Vice-President Taban Deng Gai has arrived in Khartoum on Sunday holding a special message from President Salva Kiir Mayardit to his Sudanese counterpart, Omer al-Bashir. Gai's first visit to Sudan comes just weeks after he replaced former rebel leader Riek Machar as vice president after clashes in Juba left hundreds dead in July.

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  12. Trial of Christian pastors begins in KhartoumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    Trial of four Christian pastors including a Czech missionary accused of espionage, waging war against the state and inciting hatred against religious congregations has begun in Khartoum on Sunday amid strict security measures. South Sudanese worshippers attend Sunday prayers in Baraka Parish church at Hajj Yusuf, on the outskirts of Khartoum, February 10, 2013 Last December, Sudanese National Intelligence and Security Services arrested Czech missionary and filmmaker Petr Jasek four days after he entered Sudan carrying two bags containing a laptop, a mobile phone, a video camera besides other documents.

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  13. Keep peace or disband the agencyRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 20 | The Review

    When was the last time you remember reading of the United Nations' peacekeeping forces actually keeping the peace? Been awhile, hasn't it? More likely is that you have seethed over reports of the blue-helmeted "peacekeepers" doing nothing as they watched people be slaughtered. It happened again a few weeks ago in South Sudan, which has been torn by civil war for three years.

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  14. Former slave to run for South Sudan in Olympic marathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | The Peninsula

    LONDON: South Sudanese Olympic athlete Guor Marial may not be a hot medal tip for Sunday's marathon, but the former slave's road to Rio is one of the most astonishing stories of the games. As a teenager Marial was forced to run for his life during Sudan's long civil war in which he lost 28 members of his family, was kidnapped twice and ended up in servitude.

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  15. Interview: South Sudan inter-tribal violence driven by militarized mindset: expertsRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 20 | Xinhuanet

    Communal violence in South Sudan has been ignored after the December 2013 violence and yet it mildly drives and feeds off the ongoing fighting in the oil-rich impoverished country, experts have said. The under reported internal violence has tended to take on an intra-ethnic and inter-ethnic violence triggered by historical rivalry over grazing land, water, child bride abductions and cattle raiding fanned by powerful elites.

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  16. South Sudan: Hundreds of Children Recruited Into Armed Groups, Reports UnicefRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | AllAfrica.com

    Reporting that 650 children have been recruited into armed groups in South Sudan since January, the United Nations Children's Fund called today for an immediate end to recruitment and an unconditional release of all children by armed actors. "The dream we all shared for the children of this young country has become a nightmare," said Justin Forsyth, UNICEF Deputy Executive Director said today in a news release issued by the agency.

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  17. East Africa: Broke South Sudan Now Looks to NeighboursRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | AllAfrica.com

    South Sudan is pleading with Kenya and Uganda for economic support to avert a humanitarian crisis after a fresh conflict brought the country to its knees. Mid last week, a delegation of Transitional Government of South Sudan officials led by First Vice-President Taban Deng Gai was in Kenya on a mission seeking a bailout.

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  18. South Sudan, a year after peace agreementRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    ... and freedom is faulty. It is incumbent upon us to prove them all wrong. President Salva kiir Mayardit on South Sudan Independence Day, 9 July, 2011". Following what President Salva Kiir, said on Independence Day of 9 July, 2011 as quoted above, has ...

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  19. Egypt set to deport 77 Sudanese caught while trying to cross to IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    ... Border Police officers in the Rose Garden, just outside Israel's parliament, in Jerusalem, Sunday, July 8, 2007. (AP) Sudan's Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Gharib Allah Khidir said Egyptian authorities have arrested a group of Sudanese migrants ...

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  20. More road ambushes left two dead on Torit-Kapoeta roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    ... in Namorunyang State halted the movement of vehicles along the road because of the ongoing violence. Comments on the Sudan Tribune website must abide by the following rules. Contravention of these rules will lead to the user losing their Sudan ...

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