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200,000 S. Sudanese refugees expected in Sudan in 2018: UN

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February 18, 2018 (KHARTOUM) – About 200,000 South Sudanese refugees are expected in Sudan in 2018, the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said in a report.

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South Sudanese refugees in White Nile State receive humanitarian assistance on 27 February 2017 (SUNA photo)

The world body, early this month, launched the 2018 South Sudanese Regional Refugee Response Plan (RRRP), which is said, targets an estimated 200,000 refugee arrivals into Sudan this year.

“Continued fighting, limited humanitarian assistance and extreme levels of food insecurity are forcing citizens of South Sudan to seek refuge, safety and access to food and basic services in neighbouring countries,” OCHA said in its bi-weekly bulletin.

The humanitarian agency, said as the South Sudanese refugee response enters its fifth year, there is a need to move beyond just emergency response, and focus on longer-term solutions that will strengthen resilience and allow the refugees to become more self-reliant.

“Camp-based assistance will continue to be provided in established camps, with a move towards more durable infrastructure,” it said.

Greater emphasis, it stressed, will be placed on addressing refugee needs in out-of-camp locations, with a view to expand community-based assistance to support host communities and ensure refugees are able to continue living outside of camps if they choose.

One of the main objectives of the RRRP focus on maintaining an emergency response capacity to ensure immediate protection responses and address the urgent needs of new arrivals in 2018.

According to the UN humanitarian office, the government of Sudan maintains an open border policy for refugees, ensuring unfettered access, immediate protection and safety within Sudan’s borders.

The 2018 response strategy, it stressed, focuses on assistance for new arrivals, while at the same time addressing ongoing needs of the existing refugee caseload, including those in out-of-camp locations.

The South Sudanese conflict, now in its fifth year, has killed tens of thousands of people and displaced over 2 million people since its outbreak in December 2013.

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  • 19 February 14:56, by Koryom2

    "200,000 S. Sudanese refugees expected in Sudan in 2018: UN"
    What a trash of a headline? Are the bunch of South Sudanese traitors cowering in foreign countries & are hellbent on selling our country to their evil corporate America, the UK, their UN, their NGOs & some of their creepy allies in between? How can’t the parasites in the UN predict about the running of South Sudanese to other countries?>

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    • 19 February 15:03, by Koryom2

      Oh well, I know where is going. The parasites are going to go & beg in the name of their usual hungry South Sudan & the South Sudanese people & then come spend what they had begged on the opulence hotels, bars & brothels in Nairobi, Kampala or Adis Ababa. And give the rest to other hungry African refugees & a few crumbs to South Sudanese & their begging cycle begins in the so-called lean season>>>

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      • 19 February 15:17, by Koryom2

        Have a look on that picture, it has nothing to do with the South Sudanese, but a Darfur refugees picture. But well, only South Sudanese are always the hungriest people on earth. Where do many other refugees from countries like ethiopia, Eritrea, Somalia, North Sudan, CAR, DRC, Northern Nigeria or Burundi gets their damn food from?>>>

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        • 19 February 15:25, by Koryom2

          Well, l know our country is where the evil corporate America, the UK, their UN, their NGOs, their evil juus & some of their creepy allies in between have projected their TVs cameras & their media propaganda machines 24/7. Since our country is only country in Africa with resources left to be destroyed & plundered out of chaos like DRC, CAR, Libya, Yemen, Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan or Ukraine>>>

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          • 19 February 15:30, by Koryom2

            and these same evil corporate America, the UK, their UN, their sleazy NGOs & some of their creepy allies in between, have been using some of our South Sudanese traitors as their puppets/stooges & some lowly informed Nuers & Equatorians as their foot soldiers/pawns to effect their regime change project in our country & against our people. But the evils are going to be bloody nosed pretty badly>>

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            • 19 February 15:36, by Koryom2

              The evil white Americans, English people, their evil juus, their UN & their NGOs love affair with our country & our people has gone too far and it must stop. These same evil white Americans, English people, their UN, their NGOs & even some of their creepy allies in own region want to be use as countries in the middle to bully our country & our people on behave of their damn foreign masters>>>

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              • 19 February 15:50, by Koryom2

                from the US, the UK, their UN, their NGOs & some of their foreign bank-rollers from Arab gulf states in exchange for foreign aid & arms supplies. But the criminals are playing with fire though. Many of our South Sudanese brain dead are always inform that their evil corporate America, the UK, their UN, their NGOs & some of their creepy allies in between don’t give a damn about them>>>

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                • 19 February 16:31, by Koryom2

                  the evils are just after our resources, land, our Nile waters & to counter China’s companies present in our country by proxy through the foolish & sellouts like Rebecca Nyandeng, her ugly son, Majak Agoot, Pagan Amuom, Lam Akol, Riek Machar, Kosti Manibe, Riek Machar & other traitors in between that l failed to mention here>>>

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                  • 19 February 17:32, by Koryom2

                    Fools, l will repeat this again & again, countries like Liberia & Sierra Leone were the countries that many African-Americans were dropped off right the end of slavery. And that is why a country like Liberia is called Liberia & their city as Monrovia after US president, James Monroe & Sierra Leone city as----after the freed former slaves>>>

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                    • 19 February 17:53, by Koryom2

                      from the Americas. There were many indigenous people in both current Liberia & sierra Leone then. And up to this date some of my South Sudanese fools, Liberia & Sierra Leone are the poorest countries in West Africa these days, when they are the most richest countries. The US, the UK & the some Western creepy allies gave them their usual IMF & world bank loans & bled those countries dry>>>

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                      • 19 February 18:00, by Koryom2

                        by taking their evil juus/jews to those countries as their experts to lecture those countries on how to manage their economies & finances while imposing evil corporate America & Europe policies that are 90% parallel to those West African countries----yes, they eventually infect them with Ebola new strand that the US army base in Guinea tasted on them on the innocents Guineans>>>

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                        • 19 February 18:05, by Koryom2

                          Remember fellows, as l stated many times on this web site & other sites. Your US was given the first priority by Mr. Salva Kiir then govt right after our country’s independence. When Mr. Salva Kiir to almost his entire cabinet to Washington to solicit the US companies to come & invest in our country then that the war was considered over>>>

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                          • 19 February 18:11, by Koryom2

                            the then govt of Salva Kiir gave the US companies the first priority since the US people were considered by the South Sudanese people to have stood with us during our trying times. But the US investors flatly refused that there were no infrastructures in our country to come & invest in them. Mr. Salva Kiir & his then ministers came & asked the Chinese investors to come & investors in our country>>

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                            • 19 February 18:28, by Koryom2

                              the Chinese investors agreed that they were going to do what they can to come & invest in our country. And when the evil corporate hears that the Chinese people are going to trade with the South Sudanese people, the evil went ballistic & wanted a regime change & that is how the evils nudged their puppets/stooges like Riek Machar, Pagan Amuom, Majak Agoot & Co.>>>

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                              • 19 February 18:34, by Koryom2

                                to stage their 15/12/2013. And when their damn regime change business failed utterly then the evils took their puppets/stooges to foreign countries, hotels, brothels & bars to go and use them as their bargaining chips & blackmails to the current govt & the South Sudanese people simply for the evils to crawl their evil selves back into our country to come & plunder it like what the evils are>>>

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                                • 19 February 18:41, by Koryom2

                                  currently doing like what they are doing in other countries here in our own Africa, Middle East, Central Asia or Eastern Europe----cold war part two to be precise is being replayed. And our country has been taken as a heart of it in Africa some of these days. Some of my South Sudanese idiots this is what our enemies are after in our country & our people:>>>

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                                  • 19 February 18:46, by Koryom2

                                    https://www.britannica.com/topic/Opium-Wars
                                    https://www.economist.com/news/christmas-specials/21732706-britain-and-china-see-each-other-through-narcotic-haze-opium-wars-still-shape
                                    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Opium_Wars
                                    Fellows, your US, the UK, their UN, their NGOs & some of their creepy allies in between as using their humanitarian aid, donations, peacekeeping & their so-called human rights>>>

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                                    • 19 February 18:52, by Koryom2

                                      as their OPIUM WAR against our country & our people. And this is why the US, the UK, their UN & their NGOs even encourage some of our Nuers & some Equatorians to remain in these so-called UN POCs & to run to other countries like what they did in Yei river & Jubek states in 2016. Where the US & the CIA agents posing as UN & NGO workers to run to Uganda>>>>

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                                      • 19 February 18:55, by Koryom2

                                        simply to go & use them as blackmails & bargaining cards against the current govt & the South Sudanese people. My fellows South Sudanese idiots. What the US, the UK, their UN, their NGOs, their evil juus & some of their creepy allies are desperately shopping in our country & our people is not going to end very well>>>

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                                        • 19 February 19:00, by Koryom2

                                          We keep informing the fools that there is no more war in our country, but plain propaganda machines from the evil corporate America, the UK, their UN, their NGOs, their evil juus & some of their creepy allies to crawl their evil selves into our country. We ask some of our Nuers & some of our Equatorians to get the hell out of these damn so-called UN POCs & farm their damn lands>>>

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                                          • 19 February 19:05, by Koryom2

                                            But the idiots are refusing, they just want to be fed free UN GM food rations and complain day & night about sufferings, corruptions, misuse of resources, JCEs this & Salva Kiir that while doing nothing to help their damn themselves. Where do the idiots really think the money come from when they don’t want to farm their damn lands to pay taxes>>>

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                                            • 19 February 19:12, by Koryom2

                                              The Nuers even destroyed the only oil field that was functioning in the Nuerland in 2014. But as always, some of our Nuers reasoning and being realistic has never & will never be part of their damn lives----gat Riek Machar will just come back & distribute the Naath free money & free food. Good luck our Nuer cousins.

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  • 19 February 23:18, by lino

    Koryom2!!! Just wait for the official figures from your uncle Kiirdit!!! I hope Sudan and UN should release information by tribes name next time!!!

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    • 20 February 05:44, by jubaone

      Lino,
      Kuch aka Koryom2 is one of those "Lost Boys" and has a "Lost Mind". You can’t help him at all. Perhaps he should be made a Governor of Jonglei state. There he can jingle with his jienges in that junk jungle 😁.

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      • 20 February 08:22, by Senator Y

        200,000 will go into the refugee from Aweil to Sudan, what about others neighboring countries such as Ethiopia, Kenya, and Uganda. After two years South Sudan remain empty only those in J1 will be there still looting.
        That what happens when the illegitimate leader is treating the citizen with a cattle camp minded ability. Shame to Mayardiit.

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