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Region may use force should both pa...

Region may use force should both parties fail to reach a deal by August 17 ...

ADDIS ABABA – Ethiopia has strongly warned that the region may insert a clause in the would-be final agreement on peace process which would allow them to use force if the two warring parties fail to reach a deal on August 17. A senior Ethiopian diplomat in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs who... FULL STORY »

South Sudan finally joins IOC and m...

South Sudan finally joins IOC and may compete in Rio Olympics 2016

NAIROBI – South Sudan has been accepted as the 206 member of the International Olympic Committee after 4 years of rustless attempt to join the international body. The news come on Friday after members of IOC called a meeting and decided the fate of the young athletic body member.   South... FULL STORY »

Tribally motivated deadly clashes b...

Tribally motivated deadly clashes between local youths and SPLA leaves 4 de...

YAMBIO – A deadly clash erupted yesterday morning between local youths of Western Equatoria State and SPLA army identified as recent trainees of the militia Mathiang Anyor in Birisi Boma of WES. The fighting happened when the SPLA units (mostly Dinka) went on a purge and attempted to arrest... FULL STORY »

South Sudan In Line For Olympic Sta...

South Sudan In Line For Olympic Status

JUBA — Torn by civil war and facing a humanitarian crisis, South Sudan is finding hope on the sporting front: The world’s newest nation is in line for international recognition that would allow it to send a team to next year’s Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Gaining Olympic status, some say,... FULL STORY »

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Government forces, allied militias burned down houses in Unity State

BENTIU – Just around 3:00 pm East Africa local time on Tuesday, South Sudan militias fighting alongside the regime in Juba attacked villages in western part of unity state in... FULL STORY »

17 feared dead among government soldiers. Johnson Olony still in full control of Malakal

MALAKAL – Government allied militias of Gen Johnson Olony are in full control of Malakal Airport and the town centre after the government soldiers and allies of Dinka militias were... FULL STORY »

Migration of Salva Kiir cattle from Luri to Warrap State is underway – Ateny Wek

JUBA – Presidential Spokesman, Ateny Wek Ateny has claimed that a group tasked to relocate Salva Kiir cattle from Luri village in Central Equatoria State to Warrap and specifically to... FULL STORY »

Defected General blames Duoth Guet for taking part in ethnic Nuer cleansing

JUBA – The newly defected high profile Brigadier General Gabriel Gatwech Puoch claimed that the massacre in Juba was not committed by Salva Kiir and his presidential guards alone.... FULL STORY »

UK Royal jet C -130 is not an invasion force – UN

JUBA – Royal soldiers who accompanied the super jumbo UK Royal aircraft C-130 have denied that the aircraft is “part of the destablising campaign against Juba” as feared by some... FULL STORY »

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