Sudan Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. South Sudan IDPs worried on safety after UN base attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    Internally displaced persons living within the United Nation protection of civilian sites in Bentiu have expressed disappointment over the continued insecurity situation in one of South Sudan largest civilians' protection camp in Unity State. A view of the Protection of Civilians site near Bentiu, in Unity State, South Sudan the head of the Community High committee at the UN camp in Bentiu, James Gatnyang, blamed peacekeepers from the world body for allegedly failing to protect vulnerable civilians residing under their watch.

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  2. Peace in Nigeria: How to Build It, and Americas RoleRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 28 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Chief of Army Staff and former commander of the combined United Nations-African Union peacekeeping force in Darfur, Sudan; Member, Nigeria Senior Working Group Former Vice President of the World Bank for Africa, former Nigerian Minister, Co-Founder ...

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  3. In UN address, South Sudan urges balanced approach to peace, developmentRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 28 | Newkerala.com

    NEW YORK: Addressing the United Nations General Assembly's high-level debate, the First Vice-President of South Sudan called for incentivising peace and stability by shifting the focus to development and long-term projects. "We cannot continue to clean the floor while the tap is open.

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  4. New South Sudan aid coordinator pledges cooperation with governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    The new Deputy Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for South Sudan, Alain NoudA hou, has pledged to exert extra efforts to improve working relationship with the government The UN official made the remark while presenting his credentials to the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Deng Alor Kuol, in Juba on Thursday. "A key objective of the UN is to assist the people of South Sudan to achieve durable peace".

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  5. Sudan's security is linked to South Sudan stability: al-BashirRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    President Omer al-Bashir said that Sudan's national security cannot be completed without the stability of neighbouring countries, especially South Sudan. Al-Bashir made his remarks during his address to the opening session of the conference of the Committee of Intelligence and Security Service in Africa held in Khartoum.

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  6. Facebook Helps Two Brothers Reunite in UAE After 23 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | Al Bawaba

    ... "I last saw him in 1995 when he was staying in Khartoum with my step-mum. For me I was staying in Shendi in Northern Sudan," said Zachariah. "And a few years later, I learned that Lino had moved to Europe or America with his mum and uncles. "I was ...

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  7. S. Sudan seeks negotiation with U.S. over sanctioned officialsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 28 | Xinhuanet

    South Sudan said Thursday that it is seeking negotiation with the United States over sanctions imposed three senior officials of South Sudan. President Salva Kiir's spokesman Ateny Wek Ateny told Xinhua that they are not ruling out negotiation with Washington to lift sanctions imposed on these officials.

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  8. Chinese doctors tell war-torn South Sudan to remain hopefulRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 28 | Xinhuanet

    Every morning, Zhu Xingguo, 46, leads his group of 12 Chinese medical specialists to the Juba Teaching Hospital, the main referral hospital in South Sudan. Zhu heads the China medical team from China's Anhui Province, which arrived in the East African nation in February.

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  9. U.S official urges S. Sudan leaders to salvage peace dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    The recent efforts by the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development to resuscitate South Sudan's peace agreement is the last chance to salvage the August 2015 accord, a top U.S official said on Tuesday. President Salva Kiir greets First Vice President Riek Machar before to start a meeting at the South Sudanese presidency in Juba on 3 June 2016 "The different parties to the conflict must use the next several weeks to commit themselves to this process and to conclude it," Nikki Haley, the U.S ambassador to the United Nations told the Security Council.

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  10. S. Sudan rebels deny involvement of allies in Kaya attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    A South Sudanese armed opposition official has denied claims that a Uganda rebel group fought alongside its troops during last month's fighting in Kaya, a town located at South Sudan's border with neighbouring Uganda. A Ugandan tabloid, the Red Pepper published a story on Wednesday claiming Ugandan rebels took part in the Kaya clashes.

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  11. South Sudan will split into three countriesRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    ... has emerged as a shadow government and operating behind the scene to influence President Kiir Mayardit to rule South Sudan with iron fist. These tribal chiefs, who claim supremacy over South Sudanese tribes, have conglomerated to form this notorious ...

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  12. Ex-S. Sudan army chief was a threat to President Kiir: aideRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    ... the same way he appointed him.", the presidential aide, familiar to circumstances which led to Awan's removal, told Sudan Tribune on Wednesday. Further added the source, "He [the former army chief] was a clear threat to presidency and the life of ...

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  13. South Sudan's Kiir, UN envoy differ over regional forcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan President Salva Kiir and the head of the United Nations Mission in the country have each differed over the deployment of regional protection forces. The head of the UN mission in South Sudan David Shearer addresses reporters on arrival of regional protection forces from Rwanda, August 8, 2017 President Kiir on Wednesday directed all the country's security organs to extend full cooperation to regional protection force, saying initial differences over the airport had finally been resolved.

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  14. Sisi: Egypt keen to strengthen peace in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | Egypt Today

    Cairo is also willing to exert utmost efforts to contribute to achieving security and stability in the African country, Sisi said in a meeting with South Sudanese Minister of Presidential Affairs Mayik Ayii Deng, in the presence of Head of the Egyptian General Intelligence Service Khaled Fawzi. Egypt will continue supporting the ongoing efforts in South Sudan to meet the aspirations of the South Sudanese people for the economic and social development, Sisi noted.

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  15. Sudan Detains, Interrogates Elder in Campaign to Take over ChurchRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 27 | WorthyNews

    A month after seven church leaders were arrested, interrogated and released on bail, police in Sudan detained and questioned another church leader in Omdurman on Friday , sources said. Elder Mahjoub Abotrin of the Sudanese Church of Christ was arrested from his home in Omdurman, across the Nile River from Khartoum, and was interrogated before he was released.

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  16. .com | Haley in South Sudan will warn leaders on peace dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | News24

    US Ambassador Nikki Haley said on Tuesday she will tell South Sudan's leaders when she visits Juba next month to seize a final chance for peace and quickly revive a political deal to end the three-year war. President Donald Trump last week announced that Haley, his high-profile ambassador to the United Nations, would travel to South Sudan and to the region to push for an end to conflict.

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  17. South Sudan: Last Chance for South Sudan's Leaders to Achieve Peace - US Ambassador to UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | AllAfrica.com

    Juba/Washington - South Sudan President Salva Kiir's spokesman said Tuesday that Juba would like to negotiate with the U.S. government over recently imposed sanctions on three individuals, including two senior government officials. U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley, however, defended the sanctions in a briefing to the U.N. Security Council in New York and called on the UNSC to act.

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  18. Forgotten people stranded for years by South Sudana s warRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | The Tribune

    "They told us we'd only be here for six days, and that was six years ago," Ramadan Wani says. Anxiously rubbing his hands together, the 46-year-old sits hunched on a makeshift stool in his tattered house in Payuer, a displaced persons' camp in South Sudan's border town of Renk.

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  19. At least 25 dead in South Sudan oil state battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | The Peninsula

    FILE PHOTO: South Sudan rebel leader Riek Machar is greeted upon arrival at Juba International Airport, April 26, 2016. Juba: An outbreak of fighting between government and rebel forces in South Sudan's oil-producing north left at least 25 people dead, a state official said Tuesday.

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  20. At least 25 killed in fresh clashes in South SudanRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Fresh clashes between government forces and rebels on Monday have killed at least 25 people in northern South Sudan, officials said Tuesday. Information Minister in Northern Liech State Lam Tungwar said rebels aligned to the country's former deputy president attacked Nhialdiu town in the early hours of Monday, leaving at least 25 people dead.

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