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Fighting flares up in South Sudan after rains recede

Dec 04 2014

JUBA Government troops and South Sudanese rebels have been fighting for more than a week in a remote northern region of the country, a United Nations official said on Thursday, in the worst clashes since the rainy season receded in recent weeks.

Hopes dashed for new South Sudan economy as war grinds on and famine looms

Sep 24 2014

JUBA When South Sudan was born, the world's youngest country had generous Western allies and sturdy oil exports, a formula that offered a chance to build a modern economy and drag its people out of their daily struggle to feed themselves.

Hopes dashed for new South Sudan economy as war grinds on and famine looms

Sep 24 2014

JUBA When South Sudan was born, the world's youngest country had generous Western allies and sturdy oil exports, a formula that offered a chance to build a modern economy and drag its people out of their daily struggle to feed themselves.

U.N. helicopter shot down in South Sudan, 3 killed, Russian owner says

Aug 26 2014

JUBA/MOSCOW A U.N. peacekeeping helicopter in South Sudan was shot down on Tuesday and three of its crew were killed, Russian airline UTair, which owns the aircraft, said, citing initial information.

U.N. helicopter shot down in South Sudan, three killed, Russian owner says

Aug 26 2014

JUBA/MOSCOW A U.N. peacekeeping helicopter in South Sudan was shot down on Tuesday and three of its crew were killed, Russian airline UTair, which owns the aircraft, said, citing initial information.

U.N. helicopter shot down in South Sudan, 3 killed, Russian owner says

Aug 26 2014

JUBA/MOSCOW A U.N. peacekeeping helicopter in South Sudan was shot down on Tuesday and three of its crew were killed, Russian airline UTair, which owns the aircraft, said, citing initial information.

Three killed in U.N. helicopter crash in South Sudan

Aug 26 2014

JUBA Three crew members of a U.N. peacekeeping helicopter in South Sudan were killed on Tuesday when their aircraft crashed on a routine cargo flight, and a fourth crew member was being treated for injuries, the United Nations said.'

Three killed in U.N. helicopter crash in South Sudan

Aug 26 2014

JUBA Three crew members of a U.N. peacekeeping helicopter in South Sudan were killed on Tuesday when their aircraft crashed on a routine cargo flight, the United Nations said.

South Sudan ceasefire under threat as fighting erupts

Aug 15 2014

BENTIU South Sudan Government troops clashed with South Sudan rebels on Friday near the capital of the oil producing Unity State, a U.N. official said, days after a U.N. Security Council delegation warned of sanctions if either side violated a ceasefire signed in May.

South Sudan ceasefire under threat as fighting erupts

Aug 15 2014

BENTIU South Sudan Government troops clashed with South Sudan rebels on Friday near the capital of the oil producing Unity State, a U.N. official said, days after a U.N. Security Council delegation warned of sanctions if either side violated a ceasefire signed in May.

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