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Recent intercommunal clashes in the area of Abienmom near Bentiu have
prompted local authorities to request the presence of UN peacekeepers on the
ground to reduce tensions and protect civilians.
“Just a few days ago, youth groups … Read more
About 75 herds of cattle raided from Awerial County in Lakes
State last week were recovered in neighbouring Yirol East County on Tuesday, a
local official disclosed.
Four people were wounded when a group of youth from Yirol East
attacked … Read more
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is warning of the potentially
devastating impact of a COVID19 outbreak in South Sudan.
Years of conflict and a number of recent natural disasters have
left many internally displaced people, refugees and host communities throughout
… Read more
The World Bank has approved 40 million USD to provide
income support to 65,000 households in South Sudan.
The $40 million grant from the World Bank’s International
Development Association will reportedly fund a two and half years project to
provide income support to … Read more
A group of human rights activists have urged the government and
the international community to investigate circumstances under which 11 women
were allegedly raped in parts of Yei River County between January and March.
The incidences reportedly occurred in Lasu … Read more