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U.S reviewing The Sentry’s report on corruption in war-torn South Sudan

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September 28, 2019 (WASHINGTON) – The United States is reviewing The Sentry’s recent report on corruption in South Sudan, the State Department said on Sunday.

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An illustration contained in The Sentry’s report (Enough Project)

“We welcome The Sentry’s efforts to bring light to corrupt practices in South Sudan. The relationship between corruption and conflict in South Sudan is of long-standing concern to the U.S. government, and we are troubled by the numerous allegations of corruption cited in the report,” partly reads the State Department’s statement.

The report titled “The Taking of South Sudan”, said multinational oil consortium in South Sudan controlled by China National Petroleum Corporation Dar Petroleum Operating Company, a multinational oil consortium led by China National Petroleum Corporation and Malaysia’s state-owned Petronas provided material support to a pro-government militia that went on to commit atrocities, including burning of entire villages, targeting civilians and attacked a United Nations protection-of-civilians site.

It further said South Sudan President Salva Kiir and his family own stakes in banks, foreign exchange bureaus, airlines, oil companies, logistics firms, private security companies among others, mainly through partnerships with investors globally.

The United States, it further stressed, maintains a robust sanctions regime targeting individuals and entities responsible for undermining South Sudan’s peace process.

“We will review the allegations cited in The Sentry report and will carefully consider the recommendations to strengthen efforts to end illicit financial flows to and from South Sudan,” it noted.

The Sentry, among others, urged the US, European Union, Britain, Australia and Canada to investigate and, if appropriate, sanction individuals, entities and networks mentioned in the report.

It also recommended that the US and other governments take action to prevent the purchase of luxury real estate by South Sudan’s elites and their international enablers.

Meanwhile the US urged South Sudan to demonstrate similar concern for the well-being of its people by taking significant steps to deal with corruption, increasing accountability, and implementing policies that reduce violence and promote peace.

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  • 29 September 11:07, by Ram Mi Ran

    Let them investigate and I know they will get a lot of evidence only that they will do nothing because sanctions can not do anything on South Sudan. The best thing is to get rid of President and conduct peaceful and fair election.

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    • 29 September 12:13, by The Rhino

      Look,

      Sanctions maybe good but up to now thay’ve shown little effect or nothing at all on those reckless tribal Dinka people.We want this fucking tribal regime dismantled,Kiir and his greedy relatives out of power,brought to court and punished for their crimes.This brutal tribal gov’t is responsible for the looting,raping of innocent young girls & women and murdering of more than half a million..

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      • 29 September 12:23, by The Rhino

        ...people.Kiir and his tribesmen are disgusting, corrupt,careless individuals who will keep on looting country’s resources and promoting chaos if they are not forced out or if nothing change.We want that foolish idiot captured alive and hanged!(his illustration photo/sketch above says it all,.."Wanted,Dead or Alive"!

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  • 30 September 05:45, by Joseph Canada

    Its great that these Documents are coming out. One day all those people will go to Jail. who remember the word "Kiss My Elbow"? where is he now?

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    • 30 September 07:32, by Pakuai

      Fellows,
      The US and those sentry criminals are increasingly getting irrelevant every day. Not to discount that there is a lot of corruption in South Sudan. But the losers behind the sentry project have been selective on who they claim to be the most corrupt in South Sudan. If these ’sentry creeps’ were to be investigating both the ’oppositions and the government officials’ then their>>>

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      • 30 September 07:37, by Pakuai

        investigation about corruption in South Sudan would have been taken seriously by serious South Sudanese people. But this is not the case. The creeps behind the so-called ’sentry project’ are just bunch of ’special interest groups’ with their own sinister interests over South Sudan fellows. We have a lot ’dirt’ about these so-called ’sentry project’ fellows.>>>

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        • 30 September 07:43, by Pakuai

          Fellows, before the war started on the 15/12/2013. Mr. Salva Kiir asked the 75 former and current government officials including all the current opposition official to bring back the money they have stolen. An account was even set up in Kenya to deposited the money back. But not a single of 75 officials deposited back the money>>>

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          • 30 September 07:51, by Pakuai

            By the way, had this so-called ’sentry project’ investigated Mr. Riek Machar, Pagan Amuom, Thomas Cirillo, Mr. Hiteng and others about their complicity in the corruption racket? Not really, their sham investigation seems to be ’one sided’ they are just after the current leaders since the current leaders are bowing down to the US and their evil juus (so-called israel) banksters.>>>

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            • 30 September 07:56, by Pakuai

              For those South Sudanese in the know, South Sudan central bank and resources keys have not been handed to evil corporate America and evil juus so-called israelis) banksters and that is why they have attached themselves like leeches to South Sudan and the South Sudanese people. Their Riek Machar, Lam Akol, Pagan Akol, Thomas Cirillo and others have sold themselves and their souls to those vermin>>>

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              • 30 September 08:00, by Pakuai

                and their Riek Machar, Lam Akol, Pagan Akol, Thomas Cirillo and others are their only leverage they have over South Sudan and the South Sudanese people and that is why the vermin have been keeping their ’puppets/stooges, thieves and traitors’ in foreign capitals all along as their bargaining chips and blackmails over South Sudan and the South Sudanese people simply for the evils to crawl their>>>>

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                • 30 September 08:09, by Pakuai

                  evil selves back into our country to come and start their dirty project where they left it on the 15/12/2013. Fellows, the evils juus (so-called israelis) and some of their European or corporate creeps have taken almost all of the world’s ’central banks’ keys’. South Sudan, Somalia, Zimbabwe, Iran, China, Venezuela, North Korea and Nicaragua central banks keys have never yet been taken by those>>>

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                  • 30 September 08:18, by Pakuai

                    vermin and Oh! I forgot Syria and Yemen central banks. The vermin almost took the Russian federation central bank, but the Russian federation fought back. But starting from US central Bank or Reserve bank, Bank of England, Royal bank of Scotland, German central bank, European central Bank, Banki kuu ya Kenya (Kenya central bank), Bank central Uganda, central of Sudan, Abesh (so-called ethiopia)>>>

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                    • 30 September 08:22, by Pakuai

                      Central bank of Nigeria, South Africa, Rwanda, Tanzania and so on fellows. The creeps even want the government of South Sudan to borrow money from their so-called ’World banks and the IMF’ and then the creeps would handcuffed our country and our people to their scam and plunder our country through repayment of their inflated loans. But should any South Sudanese loser ever try to borrow any single>

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                      • 30 September 08:28, by Pakuai

                        cent from those vermin, then that South Sudanese loser would be answerable to that loan. Almost all countries here in Africa and around the world are ’extricating themselves’ from the so-called ’world bank and the IMF banking cartels’. But the vermin or creeps have taken our country and our people hostage. Since they even ’pray and swear’ that their ’livelihoods and their lifestyles’ is under>>>

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                        • 30 September 08:32, by Pakuai

                          threat with South Sudan and the South Sudanese people. Good luck to the evils. The evil love affair with our country and our people has gone too far and we are going to show the vermin the absolute contempt we have have towards to these vermin. Fellows, who says we want the evil white Americans, English people, their cloned so-called arabs of North Sudan, their evil juus (so-called israelis)>>>

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                          • 30 September 08:38, by Pakuai

                            Abeshas (so-called ethiopians), some Bantuses, their gulf Arab states’ financiers, their UN and their sleazy NGOs in our country fellows? Who really says fellows? No one. Reasons, pure HATRED and RACISM. South Sudan is not their DR Congo, Central Africa republic (C.A.R) or some of their bantuses or West African countries or Southern African countries>>>

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                            • 30 September 08:44, by Pakuai

                              where some losers always ’worship’ the evil English people, white Americans, their evil juus (so-called israelis), their gulf Arab states financiers and terrorists; this is a country of people who don’t consider the evils anyone, the evils have been informed to watch this space, they have step on the wrong people’s feet us. South Sudanese men----the Dinkas/muonyjiengs of the Sudan to be precise>>>

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                              • 30 September 08:49, by Pakuai

                                South Sudan is not part of the so-called ANGLO-AMERICAN empire, never have and will never ever will under the sun or even in million years, reasons, pure HATRED and RACISM. Some our lowly informed ’elders are the ones’ letting our country and our people being bullied by these vermin. We have been asking our lowly informed to let us round up anything that is connected to evil>>>

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                                • 30 September 10:00, by Pakuai

                                  *white English people, white Americans, their cloned so-called arabs of North Sudan, Abeshas (so-called ethiopians), some of their Bantuses, their UN, their sleazy NGOs and some of their creeps here in region and the AU* Kill them and throw the evils into the Nile and get away with them. Fellows, we have told our bunch of losers that there are no resources in ’Kenya, Abesh (so-called ethiopia)>>>

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                                  • 30 September 10:21, by Pakuai

                                    Rwanda, Uganda, Tanzania, North Sudan or Djibouti. But South Sudan’s resources are ’projected’ to be *used* by the vermin as ’collateral’ to prop up their would be ’established’ so-called "manufacturing hubs in Kenya, Zimbabwe, Abesh (so-called ethiopia), North Sudan and Ghana" in west Africa. And this ’cheap & gamesmanship intrigues’ is all about ’playing South Sudan and the South Sudanese people

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                                    • 30 September 10:33, by Pakuai

                                      just like their then COLD WAR in 1960th in Eastern Congo, some West African countries, Southern African countries, Middle Eastern, some Asian countries, South American countries, Carribean countries of Cuba and others or Eastern European countries. And the evils think, that they can again ’succeed’ to re-unite our country and our people>>>

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                                      • 30 September 10:39, by Pakuai

                                        with the evils we hate to death---their cloned so-called arabs of North Sudan just like the ’evils did’ with their then then ’Eastern Germany and West Germany’, and the evils would then go and brag that their so-called "capitalism has triumphs over their so-called socialism or communism" AND the evils would run their *hotels, brothels and bars* of Adis Ababa, Nairobi, El Khartoum, Johannesburg>>>

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                                        • 30 September 11:58, by Pakuai

                                          London, Washington and other countries. Fellows, there are some people who are way too way well ahead of these evils. Fellows, We want a war. There will not be *Indians, Bangladeshis, Pakistanis, Sri Lanka, Rwandans, Abeshas (so-called ethiopians), Kenyans and some of their creeps we are going to walk over and pee, reason pure HATRED and RACISM>>>

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