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News South Sudan » Politics: South Sudan Opposition: Government Lacks Will to Work for Peace

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/south-sudan-opposition-blames-government-lack-political-will/4258272.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

However, nine opposition parties represented at the talks issued a statement accusing the South Sudan government delegation of lacking the "political will'' to address core issues blocking the road to peace in South Sudan. "We came to participate in the ...

News South Sudan » Politics: Sudan: Seeking Russian Protection From Americans

News channel or source: https://www.strategypage.com/qnd/sudan/articles/20180221.aspx
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

More emphasis should be placed on the underlying problems of corruption and tribal politics. The government and factions leaders are responsible for this mess and responsible to their tribes for finding a solution. Most people in South Sudan are feeling ...

News South Sudan » Politics: S. Sudan president warns officers who 'seek power for personal gains'

News channel or source: http://www.africanews.com/2018/02/22/s-sudan-president-warns-officers-who-seek-power-for-personal-gains/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

The South Sudan Police was founded after the signing of the Comprehensive ... resulting in distrust between the police and local communities, breeding political ambitions and corruption.

News South Sudan » Politics: Sudan Releases Political Prisoners From Khartoum Jails

News channel or source: https://www.usnews.com/news/world/articles/2018-02-18/sudan-releases-political-prisoners-from-khartoum-jails
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Sudanese authorities said on Sunday they would release more than 80 political prisoners from ... the rate at which banks can trade dollars. Sudan's economy has been struggling since the south seceded in 2011, taking with it three ...

News South Sudan » Politics: US says 'deeply concerned' over political arrests in Sudan

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/02/15/us-says-deeply-concerned-over-political-arrests-in-sudan.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

CAIRO – The United States Embassy in Sudan says it is "deeply concerned by the continued arrests and detentions of hundreds of political leaders ... has been struggling since it lost oil-rich South Sudan to secession in 2011, with double-digit inflation ...

News South Sudan » Politics: South Sudan rebels free Kenyan pilots after compensation paid, rebel spokesman says

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-southsudan-kenya/south-sudan-rebels-free-kenyan-pilots-after-compensation-paid-rebel-spokesman-says-idUSKCN1G31PV?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

A South Sudan army spokesman declined to comment ... is now being held in South Africa to keep him from fomenting trouble, diplomatic and political sources say.

News South Sudan » Politics: George Clooney Signaling Political Move- He and Wife Amal Donating $500,000 to March for Our Lives …

News channel or source: http://www.showbiz411.com/2018/02/20/george-clooney-and-wife-amal-donating-500000-to-march-for-our-lives-and-will-be-there
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

... going Not On Our Watch (They are still giving hundreds of thousands of dollars there to protect the South Sudan). But this may signal a new political move by him by actual going to Washington DC on March 24th. Clooney– thanks to the sale of his ...

News South Sudan » Politics: World Council of Churches joins calls for day of prayer and fasting for Congo and South Sudan

News channel or source: http://www.anglicannews.org/news/2018/02/world-council-of-churches-joins-calls-for-day-of-prayer-and-fasting-for-congo-and-south-sudan.aspx
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

“Let us join in prayer and fasting, as part of the global ecumenical movement in light of the ongoing social-political tension, violence, and the suffering of the affected peoples in the Democratic Republic of Congo and South Sudan, he said. “Lent is a ...

News South Sudan » Politics: Sudan: Prisoner Release Left Many Activists Behind

News channel or source: https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/02/22/sudan-prisoner-release-left-many-activists-behind
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Political leaders who remain in detention include Omar Yousif ... Sudan’s economy deteriorated following South Sudan’s independence in 2011 and in response, the government has imposed austerity measures that included devaluing the currency and lifting ...