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News South Sudan: Sudan and South Sudan reach trade deal increasing oil production

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/09/sudan-south-sudan-reach-trade-deal-increasing-oil-production-170921113340990.html
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

The governments of Sudan and South Sudan have signed an agreement to allow border trade between the two countries. The deal includes a financially critically move to increase South Sudan's oil production, an industry hurt by a years-long conflict.

News South Sudan: Three dead after Sudan clashes over Bashir visit to south Darfur: UN - Yahoo7 News

News channel or source: https://au.news.yahoo.com/a/37193075/three-dead-after-sudan-clashes-over-bashir-visit-to-south-darfur-u-n/
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Three dead after Sudan clashes over Bashir visit to south Darfur: UNYahoo7 NewsKHARTOUM (Reuters) - At least three people were killed and more than 20 wounded when Sudanese troops clashed at a South Darfur refugee camp with displaced people protesting against a visit by President Omar Al-Bashir, the United Nations mission ...and more »

News South Sudan: A South Sudan vote would heap disaster upon catastrophe, UN says

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-za/news/africa/a-south-sudan-vote-would-heap-disaster-upon-catastrophe-un-says/ar-AAshKHp
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

South Sudan's hellish war will get worse if its neighbours let President Salva Kiir hold an election before he accepts peacekeepers, a ceasefire and political opposition, U.N. investigators said on Wednesday. South Sudan was plunged into civil war in 2013 ...

News South Sudan: Refugee athletes compete for first time at Asian Games - UNHCR

News channel or source: http://www.unhcr.org/news/latest/2017/9/59c4f97e4/refugee-athletes-compete-first-time-asian-games.html
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

UNHCRRefugee athletes compete for first time at Asian GamesUNHCRYiech Pur Biel, Gai Nyang Tap, Wiyual Puok Deng, Paulo Amotun Lokoro and Ukuk Uthoo all fled war and violence in their native South Sudan before finding refuge in Kenya where they now live and train. Yiech Pur Biel, a 22-year-old middle-distance runner ...

News South Sudan: Facing crime wave, residents in South Sudan capital pay police for protection

News channel or source: http://www.reuters.com/article/us-southsudan-crime/facing-crime-wave-residents-in-south-sudan-capital-pay-police-for-protection-idUSKCN1BW283?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

JUBA (Reuters) - Residents of South Sudan’s capital say they are collecting cash to pay police unofficially to patrol their neighborhoods, amid a crime wave and a cash crunch that means authorities often cannot pay their wages. Robbers killed more than ...

News South Sudan: US boosts aid in Yemen, South Sudan, Nigeria, Somalia with $575m - Vanguard

News channel or source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2017/09/us-boosts-aid-yemen-south-sudan-nigeria-somalia-575m/
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

VanguardUS boosts aid in Yemen, South Sudan, Nigeria, Somalia with $575mVanguard“Tens of millions of people are in need of humanitarian assistance as a result of the man-made crises in South Sudan, Nigeria, and Yemen, all of which are driven by conflict, and Somalia, where ongoing conflict is exacerbating the effects of a severe ...and more »

News South Sudan: Three dead after Sudan clashes over Bashir visit to south Darfur: U.N.

News channel or source: https://in.reuters.com/article/sudan-usa-aid-clashes/three-dead-after-sudan-clashes-over-bashir-visit-to-south-darfur-u-n-idINKCN1BX24H
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

KHARTOUM (Reuters) - At least three people were killed and more than 20 wounded when Sudanese troops clashed at a South Darfur refugee camp with displaced people protesting against a visit by President Omar Al-Bashir, the United Nations mission said on Friday.

News South Sudan: Learning to Live With a Changing World Map - New York Times

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/09/22/opinion/sunday/kurdistan-catalonia-independence.html
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

New York TimesLearning to Live With a Changing World MapNew York TimesThere have been deviations, notably America's support for the independence of Kosovo and South Sudan, but these have come to be seen as cautionary tales. Russia used Kosovo as a precedent in recognizing breakaway regions of Georgia, and accused ...

News South Sudan: Mission chief says peace deal crucial to ending South Sudan crisis

News channel or source: http://www.unmultimedia.org/radio/english/2017/09/mission-chief-says-peace-deal-crucial-to-ending-south-sudan-crisis/
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Only an internationally-recognized and functioning peace agreement can end the suffering of millions in South Sudan. That's the firm view of the head of the UN peacekeeping mission in the country, David Shearer, who's been in New York this week on behalf ...

News South Sudan: Refugee population in Kenya - Business Daily (press release) (blog)

News channel or source: http://www.businessdailyafrica.com/datahub/Refugees-in-Kenya--Sudan/3815418-4107776-ygvcfg/
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Refugee population in KenyaBusiness Daily (press release) (blog)Kenya is a critical hub for refugees mainly from the Horn of Africa and South Sudan. Currently, Kenya hosts more than 400,000 refugees, most of them at the Dadaab refugee complex, in Garissa County. Most of the refugees in Kenya are Somalis who fled ...

News South Sudan: Forgotten people stranded for years by South Sudan's war

News channel or source: http://www.phillytrib.com/news/forgotten-people-stranded-for-years-by-south-sudan-s-war/article_68a9fcb2-fe6e-56ce-a231-c9bd151ddd13.html
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

RENK, South Sudan — “They told us we’d only be here for six days, and that was six years ago,” Ramadan Wani says. Anxiously rubbing his hands together, the 46-year-old sits hunched on a makeshift stool in his tattered house in Payuer, a displaced ...

News South Sudan: Facing crime wave, residents in South Sudan capital pay police for protection - defenceWeb

News channel or source: http://www.defenceweb.co.za/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=49359:facing-crime-wave-residents-in-south-sudan-capital-pay-police-for-protection&catid=3:Civil%20Security&Itemid=113
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

defenceWebFacing crime wave, residents in South Sudan capital pay police for protectiondefenceWebSouth Sudan's nearly four-year-old civil war has slashed oil production and the cash-strapped government struggles to pay security forces. It has asked foreign donors for help, but the request is unlikely to be granted since rights groups accuse ...and more »

News South Sudan: Keeping the Faith: On the spiritual dimensions of South Sudanese exile in Arua, north-west Uganda #LSEreturn

News channel or source: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/africaatlse/2017/09/22/keeping-the-faith-on-the-spiritual-dimensions-of-south-sudanese-exile-in-arua-north-west-uganda-lsereturn/
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

to pray for peace in South Sudan. In a meeting in late 2016, a visiting pastor explained to the congregation: “We are all suffering. We disobeyed God. We’ve forgotten him. Where is the peace? What we sowed is what we are re-paying now. Our brain cannot ...

News South Sudan: Turning the world's largest refugee camp into a 'big city' - PRI

News channel or source: https://www.pri.org/stories/2017-09-22/turning-worlds-largest-refugee-camp-big-city
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

PRITurning the world's largest refugee camp into a 'big city'PRIThere are more than 1 million South Sudanese refugees living in Uganda, fleeing a nearly four-year civil war that has split backers of President Salva Kiir, a Dinka, against former Vice President Riek Machar, of the Nuer ethnic group. More than one ...

News South Sudan: Airborne medics decorated for South Sudan peacekeeping mission

News channel or source: http://www.army.mod.uk/news/29189.aspx
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Airborne medics have been presented with campaign medals to mark their successful contribution to the United Nations’ peacekeeping effort in South Sudan. Some 80 soldiers from Colchester-based 16 Medical Regiment, part of 16 Air Assault Brigade, deployed ...

News South Sudan: Troops gather at Merville Barracks to receive medals following medical operation in South Sudan - East Anglian Daily Times

News channel or source: http://www.eadt.co.uk/news/troops-gather-at-melville-barracks-to-receive-medals-following-medical-operation-in-south-sudan-1-5206147
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

East Anglian Daily TimesTroops gather at Merville Barracks to receive medals following medical operation in South SudanEast Anglian Daily Times“It's a tough environment and something completely different and I think they are probably feeling their worth today having come back because it's been a long-running task and there are a lot of delays with going out to South Sudan, but we managed to ...

News South Sudan: Christian refugees reportedly forced to say Muslim prayers for food in Sudan

News channel or source: http://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/christian-refugees-reportedly-forced-to-say-muslim-prayers-for-food-in-sudan-90206/
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

According to Aid to the Church in Need (ACN), a papal charity that provides aid to persecuted Christians around the world, there are reports of Christian children who have fled violence in South Sudan being forced to recite Muslim prayers in order to ...

News South Sudan: South Sudanese Refugees Relocated to Camps since September 2016 Top 100000 - ReliefWeb

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/ethiopia/south-sudanese-refugees-relocated-camps-september-2016-top-100000
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

South Sudanese Refugees Relocated to Camps since September 2016 Top 100000ReliefWebAddis Ababa – UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, and IOM, the UN Migration Agency yesterday (21/09) announced that they had assisted the Government of Ethiopia in relocating to camps, more than 100,000 South Sudanese refugees who had, since ...and more »

News South Sudan: Trump says he is deeply disturbed by South Sudan, Congo violence

News channel or source: http://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-usa-southsudan-congo/trump-says-he-is-deeply-disturbed-by-south-sudan-congo-violence-idUKKCN1BV2KU
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the United States was deeply disturbed by, and closely monitoring, violence in South Sudan and Democratic Republic of Congo. He told a lunch with African leaders on the sidelines of the ...

News South Sudan: Responding to Refugee Crises - Lessons from Evaluations in South Sudan as a Country of Origin - ReliefWeb

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/south-sudan/responding-refugee-crises-lessons-evaluations-south-sudan-country-origin
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

ReliefWebResponding to Refugee Crises - Lessons from Evaluations in South Sudan as a Country of OriginReliefWebSouth Sudan became an independent state in 2011, separating from Sudan following decades of armed conflict. High hopes for South Sudan's future were soon dashed when fighting broke out in December 2013, and optimism regarding South Sudan's ...and more »