Thursday 17 April 2014
April 17, 2014 (JUBA) – At least 30 people were killed in Jonglei state capital Bor on Thursday during clashes between local youth demonstrators and peacekeepers from the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), medical sources told Sudan (...)
Thursday 16 January 2014
January 15, 2014 (KAMPALA) – Unity state rebel commander Maj. Gen. James Koang Chuol said current conflict in South Sudan should not be viewed as a tribal war, describing it as a struggle against dictatorship.
He has strongly condemned (...)
Thursday 19 December 2013
December 19, 2013 (BENTIU) - Officials in South Sudan’s Unity state said clashes between oil workers from rival clans at the Unity and Tharjath oil fields on Thursday have left 16 dead, while over 200 people from the Dinka tribe are (...)
Friday 18 April 2014
April 17, 2014 (JUBA) – The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) has strongly condemned Thursday’s alleged attack by armed youth on it base in Jonglei state capital Bor, which left at least 30 people dead. South Sudan’s Jonglei (...)
Tuesday 18 February 2014
February 17, 2014 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s president, Salva Kiir, has admitted forming a private army widely believed to have played a key role in ethnic killings after clashes broke out between rival factions within the presidential (...)
Tuesday 3 September 2013
September 2, 2013 (RUMBEK) – Four people were on Sunday killed and five injured in a revenge attack in Lake state’s Rumbek Central county.
Clashes erupted in Kec cattle camp when suspected pastoralists youth from Bher section allegedly (...)
Saturday 23 November 2013
November 22, 2013 (BENTIU) -Lawmakers in South Sudan’s Unity state have summoned a number of senior government officials to explain the killings that occurred during inter-clan clashes between the Leek and Jikany on 19 November. (...)
Tuesday 24 December 2013
December 23, 2013 (JUBA) – Residents of the besieged Jonglei state capital Bor said a key docking site was closed following an attack on Sunday, blocking the only access route for those attempting to flee the violence to Lakes state. (...)
Thursday 24 April 2014
April 23, 2014 (RUMBEK) – A team of Lakes state lawmakers touring eight counties in the capital, Rumbek, say that peace and reconciliation efforts remain challenging, with pastoralist youths in the area showing little interest in the (...)
Wednesday 31 July 2013
July 30, 2013 (RUMBEK) – Three people, including two teachers and one pastoralist, were killed on Tuesday in inter-communal revenge attacks in Akuel-jok village, south-west of Rumbek East county in Lakes state.
Authorities identified (...)