UN: South Sudan Becomes Fourth Country to Cross 1 Million Refugee Mark, After Syria, Afghanistan, and Somalia
Sep 19, 2016 Over one million South Sudanese refugees have fled the country to avoid being caught up in the violence raging in the country since the civil war started in 2013, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees said in a statement on September 16.
South Sudan: Gun Battle Between Government and Rebel Forces Disrupt Anglican Youth Festival
Aug 01, 2016 An Anglican youth festival in South Sudan’s capital Juba was coming to an end when it became a battleground for soldiers and rebels who shot at each other from different corners of a ground at Munuki suburb.
UN Report Describes 'Horrendous' War Crimes of Rapes, Killings, and Abductions in South Sudan
Mar 14, 2016 Severe human rights abuses were carried out against South Sudanese citizens caught in the civil war raging since 2013, between the government troops and rebel forces, according to a UN report published last week.