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The Government Forces under Salva K...

The Government Forces under Salva Kiir and Taban Deang are repulsed from Ma...

MATHIANG – The genocidal forces of the Juba led government that attacked SPLA-IO position and terrorized civilians yesterday in Mathiang, the capital of the Longechuk Country, have met their fate today leaving a terrain of corpses of their dead colleagues. The government forces and their... FULL STORY »

The Government Forces under Salva K...

The Government Forces under Salva Kiir Attack Longechuk Headquarter, Mathia...

MATHIANG – The move by the forces under Salva Kiir Mayardit and Taban Deng Gai amounted to the violation of Salva Kiir’s ceasefire order issued three month ago calling its forces to refrain from attacking SPLM-IO position. Reliable sources from the ground, particularly, Mathiang have... FULL STORY »

IO overran the strategic town of Ku...

IO overran the strategic town of Kuek in Northern Upper Nile. Government fo...

RENK – South Sudan’s armed opposition overran a major strategic town in the Northern Upper Nile State according to the government army based in the main town of Renk. The skirmish happened yesterday when the opposition group lead by a notorious General Johnson Olony  attacked... FULL STORY »

Dozens dead as government forces at...

Dozens dead as government forces attacked Adar State’s Khor Machar ar...

PAGAK – South Sudan forces attacked several villages in Adar state killing 14 people and injured 37 others. On Thursday, hundreds of heavily armed government forces penetrated through the thick forests of Thoch with little resistance sending unarmed civilians in disarray while on a shooting... FULL STORY »

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UNSC authorises UNMISS to use maximum force against sexual perpet...

NEW YORK – UN Security Council in a new mandate to UNMISS ordered the UN force in the country to use any maximum power to prevent sexual atrocities committed by armed groups in the country. The... FULL STORY »

Opposition Supporters Rubbished National Dialogue ...

MELBOURNE – The SPLM-IO supporters across the world rubbished the national dialogue echoed by illegitimate President, referring to it as... FULL STORY »

A Convoy of Government Soldiers going to Maridi to Atta...

MARIDI – Heavy fighting involving 14 trucks full of government soldiers ordered to clear SPLA-IO forces in Maridi yesterday at 8:00am, were destroyed... FULL STORY »

Yei, South Sudan Becomes a Ghost Town

War comes to Yei: South Sudan’s Safe Haven no more New attacks by government and rebel forces in the city of Yei in South Sudan have prompted fresh calls for... FULL STORY »

Nuer Community Development Service in the United States...

NEBRASKA – In a strong worded letter seen by the Upper Nile Times today November 11, 2016, and signed by Simon Khot Hoth, the Secretary of Nuer... FULL STORY »

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Government appeals for deadline extension beyond August 17

ADDIS ABABA – South Sudan Government’s delegation to the peace talks in Addis Ababa have asked for further extension of deadline beyond the proposed August 17, Upper Nile Times was... FULL STORY »

Commissioners reaffirm their allegiance to the SPL...

Pagak – Three commissioners of greater Maiwut reaffirmed their commitment to the SPLMIO leadership saying that nothing would divert their way... FULL STORY »

HRW: Troops Under President Salva Kiir ‘Crushed Civilia...

BENTIU – South Sudanese government troops crushed fleeing civilians with tanks, then reversed to check they had killed them, carried out public gang... FULL STORY »

Gen. Gatdet Yak’s son lured and killed outside UN...

BOR – Official from the opposition confirmed the death of the elder son of general peter Gatdet Yak who was killed outside of the UNMISS protection camp... FULL STORY »

SPLM in Opposition Appointed Powerful Relief Chiefs for...

PAGAK – Hon. Gatwech Peter Kulang Executive Director South Sudan Relief and Rehabilitation Agency (SSRRA) had reshuffled the humanitarian office. Nhial... FULL STORY »

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Salva Kiir deliberately caused famine by using oil revenue for arms imports rather than fo...

UN REPORT –South Sudan’s government is mainly to blame for famine in parts of the war-torn country, yet President Salva Kiir is still boosting his forces using millions of... FULL STORY »

14-Year-Old Who Fled South Sudan: ‘They’re Killing Women, Children’

NPR – “They used not to kill women but these days …. they’re killing women, children, elderly even the pastors, the bishops, they don’t spare us,” says a... FULL STORY »

The ‘mother’ of South Sudan Calls for President Kiir to Step Down on Upfront on Al Jazeera...

South Sudanese politician Rebecca Garang, widow of SPLM founder John Garang, tells Upfront on Al Jazeera: • President Kiir has caused a “manmade famine” • “All of us, as the... FULL STORY »

More Resignations are Underway as another Brig. General Deserted Salva Kiir’s Camp

JUBA – In a move that shook the SPLM-IG, it is now confirmed that Salva Kiir’s regime’s life span is short live.  a short while ago, many South Sudanese high ranking officials... FULL STORY »

South Sudan’s Minister resigns and defects to opposition. c...

JUBA – A South Sudanese Senior Government Minister resigned from his position further casting doubts on the viability of the Transitional Government of National Unity run by President Kiir and... FULL STORY »

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