SUD SOUDAN | SOUTH SUDAN

11-Sep-2019 to 12:46

South Sudan: Over half the population struggles to survive

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — In spite of a slight improvement in the food security situation since June 2019, more than half the population of South Sudan, some 6.35 million people, do not know where their next meal will come from, three United Nations agencies warned on Wednesday.

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21-Aug-2019 to 12:31

S/Sudan rivals discuss implementation of peace deal

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — South Sudanese opposing parties are meeting in Addis Ababa to review the implementation of the Revitalized Agreement on the Resolution of the Conflict in South Sudan (R-ARCSS).

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13-Aug-2019 to 10:13

S/Sudan's Jonglei: Closing the chapter of bloodshed

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — “This is a year of peace. Anybody that has benefited from our suffering, you go and look for something to eat from somewhere else not from our blood!”, says the Acting Governor of Jonglei area at the end of a two-day peace dialogue in Bor, funded by UNDP – the United Nations Development Programme – in collaboration with the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS).

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30-Jul-2019 to 13:32

UNMISS: Striking a compromise between feuding Dinkas and Misseriyas

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — A Malual Dinka and Misseriya post-migration peace conference has concluded in Wanyjok town in Aweil East with a proposal to convene a tri-state conference between Aweil East, Twic and Northern Liech to follow up on cases of cattle raids and compensations.

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09-Jul-2019 to 10:14

A graduate at 47, new midwife triumphs over life’s trials

APA-Juba (South Sudan) By Arlene Alano — At age 47, Angelina Akongo was the oldest of 73 midwifery and nursing students from Juba and Kajo Keji to graduate this year – and she feels like a brand new person.

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24-Jun-2019 to 12:28

South Sudan gets €260m EU pledge to boost agriculture

APA (Juba) (South Sudan) — The European Union (EU) delegation to South Sudan has reiterated its commitment to boost agricultural production and productivity of farming in Africa’s youngest nation.

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16-May-2019 to 22:35

South Sudan fires 40 diplomats

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — The South Sudanese government has confirmed the firing from its foreign service of forty of its diplomat based overseas over dereliction of duty for protracted periods.

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