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U.S embassy initiates curfew after renewed clashes in S. Sudan

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April 21, 2018 (JUBA) - The United State embassy in South Sudan has announced a temporary curfew for its personnel after renewed clashes erupted west of the capital, Juba on Thursday.

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South Sudanese policemen and soldiers are seen along a street following renewed fighting in South Sudan’s capital Juba, July 10, 2016. (Reuters Photo)

“Effective immediately and until 6:30 a.m. Monday, April 23, 2018, the Embassy’s curfew has been temporarily changed from 8:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.,” partly reads the embassy’s statement issued on Friday.

The embassy, in the brief statement, also appealed to US citizens in the country to be cautious and closely monitor the security situation.

It further appealed to US citizens to always carry proper identification, including their passport with a valid South Sudan visa.

“Following incidents this week of armed altercations in the Luri district, approximately eight miles west of Juba, there has been heightened screening of vehicles and people at security checkpoints around Juba,” further stressed the embassy’s statement.

Clashes broke out west of Juba between government troops and an unknown armed group, in violation of a cessation of hostilities agreement signed by the nation’s warring factions.

(ST)

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  • 22 April 07:53, by Kuch

    Why don’t these creeps just go away & leave our country & our people alone? These creeps do not that we are going to bomb their damn precinct when it comes to these crappy propaganda & intrigues out of our country. US criminal, this South Sudan fellows, a country of people who are very racists & full of hatred towards any evil on earth, white Americans, English people, their evil juus>>>

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    • 22 April 08:02, by Kuch

      their creepy allies in between like your cloned so-called cloned arabs of North Sudan, your Arabs of Arabia, the creeps like the so-called ethiopia & even Kenya in some small extent. Good luck fellows, get the hell out of our country. Our country is not your evil corporate America, the UK, your UN, your slimy evil juus, their their sleazy NGOs & some of their creepy allies in between>>>>

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      • 22 April 08:03, by Kuch

        in our country whatsoever, reason---PURE RACISM & HATRED, simple & plain.

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        • 22 April 09:15, by Kuch

          The govt of South Sudan must called in the idiots operating in Juba. The US embassy is where these kinds of propaganda machines against the govt of South Sudan & the South Sudanese people is spewed out by the *the sellouts South Sudanese, white Americans, NGOs, their evil juus & some of their other creepy allies in between that these evils are using against our country & our people*>>>

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          • 22 April 09:22, by Kuch

            My fellows, South Sudanese fellows, I am not a prophet, but I am racist, full of hatred towards the evil white Americans, English people, their so-called cloned arabs of North Sudan, Arabs of North Sudan, their evil juus, Indians, Pakistanis, Nepalese, Bangladeshis, Bantus, their evil juus, the so-called ethiopians, the UN & some of their creepy allies in between fellows>>>

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            • 22 April 09:33, by Kuch

              https://www.britannica.com/topic/Opium-Wars
              https://asiapacificcurriculum.ca/learning-module/opium-wars-china
              https://australianmuseum.net.au/the-mechanics-of-opium-wars
              Fellows, these link l have given you idiots above parts of is slyly being played here in our country & against our country-----your US, the UK, their UN, their shifty NGOs, their evil juus & some of their creepy allies>>>>

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              • 22 April 09:40, by Kuch

                even here in our own region, our existential enemy, the cloned so-called arab North Sudan, the so-called ethiopia & Kenya to some small extent are being hedged these days by their evil corporate, the UK, their UN, their paymasters in the gulf Arabs states, their evil juus & some of their creepy allies in between, Al Qada, Jesh Al islam, Al Shabaab, Boko Haram & even here in South Sudan>>>>

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                • 22 April 09:45, by Kuch

                  the so-called SPLM-IO is was & is still being slyly supported by the evil juus. Fellows, WAR is here. We are back fellows. The US, the UK, their UN, their sleazy NGOs, their evil juus & some of their creepy allies in between have step on the wrong people’s feet, Us. My lowly informed South Sudanese idiots, I am the one who would bomb>>>

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                  • 22 April 09:54, by Kuch

                    your evil juus out of Eastern Jerusalem, they are evil people. The Juus want to bring their *perceived empire* into our Nile valley. Your evil juus have alliance themselves with our arch enemies, *the cloned so-called arab North Sudan, Arabs of Arabia, English people, evil corporate America, Boko Haram, Al Qada, Al Nustra, jesh al islam, our own so-called SPLM-IO>>>

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                    • 22 April 10:01, by Kuch

                      My fellow South Sudanese fools, we are here fools, prepare for a war. We are going to destroy the mighty US, the UK, their UN, their sleazy NGOs, their cloned so-called arabs of North Sudan, Saudi Arabia, their so-called ethiopia & even Kenya in some small extent. Reason, RACISM & HATRED. Fellows, here in the Sudan, there are some evils who have been playing with our country & our people>>>>

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                      • 22 April 10:10, by Kuch

                        As l have stated early on this forum & other forums; in 1999, your evil America, the UK and some of their creepy allies in between were the ones that were so vociferous with their then so-called "ONE COUNTRY, TWO SYSTEM" That South Sudan & the South Sudanese people would be micro-managed ruled in "one Sudan, and one system">>>

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  • 22 April 14:22, by Lenin Bull

    This dale statement is not what is expected of the US Embassy in South Sudan! What is expected is serious condemnation of resumption of fighting by SPLA-IO rebels near Luri, Abiemnhom, Pibor, and Akobo, which violates COH. Is the US Embassy not condemning because it is rebels on offensive?

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    • 22 April 17:43, by Eastern

      ....But someone keeps bleating that SPLA-IO has been ANNIHILATED....Now, how can a none-existent force come that close to Juba?!

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      • 23 April 01:20, by Nyesi Ta

        Some of those unknown groups fighting in Luri are government troops rebelling against the poisoning of SPLA Chief of staff ordered by the tribal leader, Kiir al Awiir. More of those unknown groups are already within Juba city limit not far or even within Kiir’s compound and it is only a matter of time the savages shall start killing themselves.

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    • 22 April 21:07, by Kuch

      Mr. Lenin Bull,
      I will post to you & other fools on these post brother, you are a superior boy brother. Our SPLA soldiers are what we should even help some of these days bro. We don’t need any money from any countr. The US, the UK, their UN, sleazy NGOs want, some of their creepy allies in between here in our own region have invested heavily in our country---the reason the >>>>

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      • 23 April 03:46, by choldit

        It is becoming clearer that the heat of the president Kiir “al Awiir” is being feel in J-1 compound.

        Kuch totally have lost control of himself/herself. Haven’t s/he? Don’t worry Kuch the Ugandan, Kenyan and Rwandan forces are already here to rescue us from Nueri and their allies.

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  • 22 April 15:11, by Bil bany

    kuch
    or who ever called yourself
    pliz make your statement clear you talk like someone in home & way.
    i hope you need psycho social support
    south Sudan war traumatize your mind

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    • 22 April 21:41, by Kenyang ll

      Bil Bany,
      LOl! I’d also call Kuch condition bad chronic schizophrenia. Yeah fighting to protect Salva Kiir and few mindless who in a million years will never change a anything on their lives. I pity our people. But yes, full destruction of Kiir and traces is the way forward, it’s coming. Who can’t destroy and replace rotten & haunted house with new one?

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