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SPLA Army attacks Nuer UNMISS camp in Bor killing ...
April 17, 2014  The SPLA and youth without resistance from the 30 Indian peace keeping troops penetrated through the compound and shot dead in an execution style the innocent and unarmed victims whom had no chance to escape. 130 people are confirmed dead but the num ... More
 
President Kiir approves 1000 tractors for farmers ...
April 17, 2014  JUBA - President of the Republic of South Sudan Salva Kiir Mayardit said his government is injecting one thousand tractors to the farmers across the ten States in this agricultural season, to boost food security in the Country. The president made th ... More
 
Six Commissioners Sworn In Seat To Boost Security ...
April 16, 2014  BOR - The state government has sworn in six county commissioners to boost security situation in some of the counties, which are under rebel control in the state. Speaking on behave of commissioners, Maj. Gen. Nyang Chuol Dhuor, the commissioner of ... More
 
Lawyer of the detained 4 SPLM leaders call for the ...
April 15, 2014  MonyLuak Alor Kuol head of the lawyers defending the detainees said: “for us in the defend team we said this is worthless statement, it has no use, it doesn’t work, the ink that was spent by the paper only work on it, Aleu knows very well more than a ... More
 
 
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Nuer People Should Not be Silenced by Bor Camp Mass Murder
By The Times Wire Staff
April 21, 2014 UNT - Since 1980s the link between Sudan’s People Liberation Army (SPLA) and Nuer nation has often b...
TRIBALISM IGNITES THE CURRENT AND PREVIOUS CONFLICTS IN SOUTH SUDAN
By Daniel Wuor Joak
April 17, 2014 UNT - Several nationals and foreign writers have been addressing this concern for a number of years ...
What is the different between President Kiir and Idi Amin of Uganda?
By P. G Manyuon
April 16, 2014 UNT - Each and every one globally knows about the genocide that have been carried out in Juba by Pre...
LETTER FROM FREEDOM FIGHTER, PUOK GOAR
By The Times Wire Staff
April 16, 2014 Dear Mother, This morning I will be leaving for Paloch a key oil-filed in the very heart of Upper N...
 
 
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April 19, 2014
The exact number of children killed is not yet known but they were among the dozens of civilians injured and killed by gunmen on Thursday who attacked Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) sheltering at the UN Protection of Civilians (PoC)site in the c...
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April 18, 2014
JUBA - Nearly 500,000 vulnerable children in the South Sudan have received emergency supplementary feeding support from the IRC. In the past few months the country and its environment have been significantly affected by the ongoing conflict in the co...
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Jonglei governor decries massacre of Nuer IDPs, calls for investigation
April 19, 2014
Nyuon in a statement seen by the Upper Nile Times said that he made attempts while in Bor to prevent the Youth who were sporadically shooting in the air before heading to UNMISS base. ... More
USAID Delegation Assessed IDP Camps In Jonglei State
April 19, 2014
Director Jeremy said that the basic message is that if the current conflict stop immediately, "it is vital and the only way to resolve the humanitarian situation from both sides of the conflict is to lie down their guns, engage seriously in the peace ... More
 
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SOUTH SUDAN
April 1, 2014
BOR – The South Sudanese government chief negotiator together with members of South Sudan Democratic Movement (SSDM) from Cobra faction lead by David Yau Yau had presented the peace documents to President Salva Kiir on Monday. ..
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March 24, 2014
On account of the wide scale violations of human rights that has occurred associated with the conflict the report stresses the issue of accountability as is required under the South Sudan Transitional Constitution and international law. ..
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       World
April 2, 2014
Omamo's statement is in sharp contrast with IGAD's proposal to deploy troops in South Sudan "to protect government structures and vital oil installations" against the opposition forces led by former Vice President Dr Riek Machar. ..
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August 6, 2013
KHARTOUM - A plane carrying Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir to Tehran at the weekend was blocked from crossing Saudi Arabian airspace because no prior approval had been sought, the kingdom’s civil aviation authorities said Tuesday. ..
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AFRICA
March 26, 2014
The witnesses according to the prosecution teams didn't show up because "they are handling some other important national duties at hand", without elaborating. ..
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January 22, 2014
Machar categorically denied the recent statements by government of capturing Bor Town and Malakal saying its a mere propaganda by a desperate government that wants to have leverages in the negotiation table ..
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April 17, 2014
JUBA - President of the Republic of South Sudan Salva Kiir Mayardit said his government is injecting one thousand tractors to the farmers across the ten States in this agricultural season, to boost food security in the Country. The president made th ..
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  Economy
April 18, 2014
JUBA - Nearly 500,000 vulnerable children in the South Sudan have received emergency supplementary feeding support from the IRC. In the past few months the country and its environment have been significantly affected by the ongoing conflict in the co ..
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  Company
March 21, 2013
AFP - Sudan on Thursday authorised companies to transport oil from South Sudan, in line with a timetable that will release billions of dollars in revenues stalled over security concerns. ..
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OPINIONS, LETTERS AND HUMOURS
OPINIONS
April 21, 2014
UNT - Since 1980s the link between Sudan’s People Liberation Army (SPLA) and Nuer nation has often been provocative, hostile and unforgiving. The SPLA army supposed to be people’s army as its name claims was ogled as an army not only fighting for the ..
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April 17, 2014
UNT - Several nationals and foreign writers have been addressing this concern for a number of years and extensively made researches on it where they thoroughly figured out that “Tribalism” is the main obstacle to future peace and harmony to communiti ..
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LETTERS
LETTER FROM FREEDOM FIGHTER, PUOK GOAR
April 16,2014
Dear Mother, This morning I will be leaving for Paloch a key oil-filed in the very heart of Upper Nile. Machar told us that closing down the oil will force kiir to stop bringing more Uganda that fuel the war. And maybe we shall realize peace in our ... More
 
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Response to Tearz Ayuen & companies: shameless ridicule of Naath Society
April 5,2014
UNT - Tearz Ayuen’s plea for “Naath in UN Juba’s Bases” to “go home” not meant well but condescension and ridiculous insulting to Naath Society. Tearz Ayuen himself a Dinka and fled Juba shortly after Kiir’s government slain Isaiah Abraham, who was a ... More
 
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Upper Nile
In the News
April 8, 2014
Dr Riek gave an example of Unity and Lake States whose elected governors were removed by President Kiir and replaced with military caretaker governors without the consent of the voters in those states, as issues federalism could have solved ..
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       COUNTY
April 15, 2014
MonyLuak Alor Kuol head of the lawyers defending the detainees said: “for us in the defend team we said this is worthless statement, it has no use, it doesn’t work, the ink that was spent by the paper only work on it, Aleu knows very well more than a ..
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STATE GOVT
March 9, 2014
JUBA - The highly revered governor of Unity State, Hon Joseph Monytuil had a heated word exchange with the President of the Republic, H.E. Salva Kiir Mayardiit over the security in Juba and daily killings targeting ethnic Nuer ethnic members in Juba. ..
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