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News on Sudan continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

7 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

From Sudan to South Sudan, crusading editor refuses to stay quiet

On Wednesday July 3 South Sudanese security forces confiscated the entire print run of South Sudan 's leading independent English language daily newspaper, the Juba Monitor.

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10 hrs ago | News24

.com | Sudan activists freed after alleged torture

A Zimbabwean court has reportedly upheld the eviction of a disabled white commercial farmer who sought compensation after his farm was seized under the country's controversial land reform programme.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Catholic World News

Christians in Sudan are 'de facto illegals,' bishop reports

Christians living in Sudan are "de facto illegals," who cannot hold passports and , according to Bishop Eduard Hiiboro Kussala of Tambura-Yambio, a diocese in the newly independent country of South Sudan.

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Newsday

Profile: South Sudan army defector Peter Gadet

Gen Peter Gadet is an ally of former South Sudan Vice-President Riek Machar in his conflict with President Salva Kiir.

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TIME.com

Aid Group: Cholera Threatens Thousands in South Sudan

South Sudanese refugees fetch water at a watering point in the Kule camp for Internally Displaced People at the Pagak border crossing in Gambella, Ethiopia, on July 10, 2014.

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WATE-TV Knoxville

Cholera threatens thousands in South Sudan: agency

A company official says the path of saltwater that spilled from a pipeline in western North Dakota extends for nearly 2 miles and has left behind a 200-yard-long stretch of dead vegetation.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, South Sudan, Inventions, Science / Technology, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Holtville Tribune

United States Contributes Additional Humanitarian Assistance for the Crisis in South Sudan

Today, Assistant Secretary Anne C. Richard announced nearly $22 million in additional humanitarian assistance for refugees and internally displaced persons in South Sudan and South Sudanese refugees in Ethiopia, Kenya, and Uganda.

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News24

.com | Dire conditions in Darfur town - UN

The Botswana government is reportedly set to repatriate Zimbabweans who sought refuge in the neighbouring country at the height of Zimbabwe's political crisis in 2008.

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New Vision

EU sanctions S.Sudan military chiefs for atrocities

The European Union said it slapped a travel ban and asset freeze Thursday on two South Sudanese military leaders for committing atrocities and obstructing the peace.

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AlertNet

EU imposes sanctions on South Sudanese military leaders

The European Union on Thursday imposed a travel ban and asset freezes on two South Sudanese military leaders it said were violating ceasefire agreements put in place to stop fighting that has killed thousands.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Crofs Blogs

Sudan: Fever of unknown origin hits South Darfur camp

A sudden high fever has caused the death of three displaced in El Salam camp, near South Darfur's capital of Nyala.

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Voice of America

Displaced S. Sudanese Face Worsening Conditions in Camps

Floods, malaria and malnutrition are making life worse for internally displaced people staying at camps in South Sudan.

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AllAfrica.com

South Sudan: Huge Drop in Treatment Rates for People Living With HIV

South Sudan's Ministry of Health says only 6,800 people living with HIV are currently receiving treatment, less than half the number of people who enrolled for treatment a year ago.

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AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Commercial Bank Targets Diaspora With Foreign Market Expansion

As part of its vision 2025, the bank is considering new branches in Washington DC, Dubai, South Africa and Djibouti The Commercial Bank of Ethiopia is in the final stages of research into foreign markets, with the potential of opening branches in Washington DC, Dubai, South Africa and Djibouti.

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News24

.com | 1 000s celebrate S Sudan's independence

More sub-Saharan Africans are living in extreme poverty now than in 1990, says a UN report, warning the region will miss most of its development goals.

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AlertNet

What is there to celebrate on South Sudan's third birthday?

A South Sudanese child, suspected of malnutrition, cries while being weighed at a feeding center in Lul, Fashoda county in the Upper Nile State, on May 29, 2014.

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New Vision

Museveni in South Sudan for Independence celebrations

By David Lumu President Yoweri Museveni has left for South Sudan to attend the 3rd independence anniversary celebrations of a country that has spent most of its childhood time embroiled in political-related conflicts.

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AME Info

Ramada Ajman teams up with Al Ihsan Charity to distribute 100,000 Iftar meals

Ramada Hotel and Suites Ajman, in partnership with Al Ihsan Charity Association, started to hand out light Iftar meals to drivers as part of its 'A Safe Ramadan' campaign during the Holy Month.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

AllAfrica.com

South Sudan: President Launches Juba Airport Renovation Project

President Salva Kiir launched a multi-million renovation project at Juba International Airport Monday with a speech accusing former government officials of embezzling millions of dollars meant for infrastructure improvement projects.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Peninsula

Greetings sent to Comoros

Doha: The Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani yesterday sent a cable of congratulations to the President of Comoros, Dr Eklil Zanin, on his country's Independence Day.

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