Last Updated: Sunday, November 17, 2013, 00:28
UN leader Ban Ki-moon has condemned harassment and threats against UN workers by South Sudan`s army and police amid heightened concern about the world`s newest nation.
Last Updated: Monday, October 21, 2013, 12:24
At least 41 people were killed and dozens wounded when rebels raided three cattle camps in South Sudan`s Jonglei state, authorities said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 06, 2013, 15:44
A panel of the African Union (AU) has embarked on determining the zero line with the aim of establishing a demilitarised zone between Sudan and South Sudan, Sudan`s leading daily Al-Ray Al-Am reported Tuesday.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 01, 2013, 17:00
Helicopters are key to delivering aid in South Sudan, a vast country with large expanses of swampland and few roads.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 14:50
In a decree read on national television this evening, Kiir also suspended Pagan Amum, the secretary general of the ruling political party, the SPLM.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 23, 2013, 13:10
Oil-rich South Sudan became the world`s youngest country on July 09, 2011, splitting off from Sudan, to become Africa`s 54th nation.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2013, 11:42
Over 100,000 South Sudanese civilians are cut off from aid in the eastern state of Jonglei amid fierce fighting between rival ethnic groups, aid agencies and the United Nations warned on Thursday.,
Last Updated: Sunday, June 09, 2013, 09:39
Sudan’s oil minister has told pipeline operators to halt the transit of South Sudanese oil, a ministry official said Saturday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 04, 2013, 09:10
Officials in South Sudan say two separate bouts of violence have killed 12 people.
Last Updated: Monday, May 20, 2013, 18:27
South Sudan`s military spokesman says 24 people have been killed and dozens wounded during a battle between government troops and rebels who had overrun a town.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 18, 2013, 22:12
Officials in South Sudan say more than 20 people have been killed in clashes triggered by cattle rustling.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 14, 2013, 21:13
Indian peacekeepers fought with valour and prevented more casualties in the recent attack against a UN peacekeeping convoy that killed five Indian soldiers in South Sudan, a senior UN official said on Sunday.
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