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UN says 82 aid workers killed in South Sudan's three-year war - Reuters;

UN says 82 aid workers killed in South Sudan's three-year war - Reuters

ReutersUN says 82 aid workers killed in South Sudan's three-year warReutersA U.N. truck drives past displaced South Sudanese families resting in a camp for internally displaced people in the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) compound in Tomping, Juba, South Sudan, July 11, 2016. Beatrice Mategwa/United Nations ...and more »

Relief agencies withdraw staff from troubled Upper Nile - Daily Nation;

Relief agencies withdraw staff from troubled Upper Nile - Daily Nation

Daily NationRelief agencies withdraw staff from troubled Upper NileDaily NationSouth Sudanese refugees awaiting treatment in Yumbe on April 14. Some aid workers in Upper Nile have been moved. PHOTO | ISAAC KASAMANI | AFP. In Summary. The killing brought the number of aid workers who have lost their lives in South Sudan to ...and more »

Congo-Kinshasa: South Sudanese Refugees Hold UN Staff Hostage in Congo - AllAfrica.com

Congo-Kinshasa: South Sudanese Refugees Hold UN Staff Hostage in CongoAllAfrica.comFormer South Sudanese militants took 13 staff members hostage at a UN camp in eastern Congo, later releasing them without injury. Kinshasa has tried repeatedly to move them, but no other nation will take them in. A number of former South Sudanese ...and more »

South Sudan ex-rebels release UN abductees - www.worldbulletin.net;

South Sudan ex-rebels release UN abductees - www.worldbulletin.net

www.worldbulletin.netSouth Sudan ex-rebels release UN abducteeswww.worldbulletin.netThe UN has said it will investigate the abduction of 13 of its workers on Tuesday by South Sudanese former rebels who are living in a UN camp in neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo. In a statement on Wednesday, the UN confirmed its staff had been ...and more »

UN says 16 staff members freed by South Sudan refugees - News24;

UN says 16 staff members freed by South Sudan refugees - News24

News24UN says 16 staff members freed by South Sudan refugeesNews24Kinshasa - The United Nations said late on Tuesday that 16 staff members taken hostage by unarmed South Sudanese refugees at a UN camp in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo have been released unharmed. The UN peacekeeping department said ...and more »

South Sudan ex-rebels release UN hostages in DR Congo - Times LIVE

South Sudan ex-rebels release UN hostages in DR CongoTimes LIVERebel leader Riek Machar remains in South Africa and has been prevented from returning to South Sudan. File photo. Image by: GORAN TOMASEVIC / REUTERS. South Sudanese former rebels on Tuesday released 16 UN staff after holding them hostage ...and more »

Congo-Kinshasa: Refugees Free UN Staff Held Hostage in DRC Camp - AllAfrica.com;

Congo-Kinshasa: Refugees Free UN Staff Held Hostage in DRC Camp - AllAfrica.com

AllAfrica.comCongo-Kinshasa: Refugees Free UN Staff Held Hostage in DRC CampAllAfrica.comThe United Nations says 16 staff members held hostage at a UN camp in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) have been released unharmed. The UN peacekeeping department said in a statement late on Tuesday that "the camp is quiet and ...and more »

South Sudan Refugees Take UN Staff Hostage, Release Them Unharmed - The Wire;

South Sudan Refugees Take UN Staff Hostage, Release Them Unharmed - The Wire

The WireSouth Sudan Refugees Take UN Staff Hostage, Release Them UnharmedThe WireDisplaced South Sudanese families sit in a camp for internally displaced people in the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) compound in Tomping, Juba, South Sudan, July 11, 2016. Credit: Reuters/Beatrice Mategwa. Dakar: A hundred unarmed ...and more »

South Sudanese refugees release UN staff in DR Congo - Radio Pakistan (press release);

South Sudanese refugees release UN staff in DR Congo - Radio Pakistan (press release)

Radio Pakistan (press release)South Sudanese refugees release UN staff in DR CongoRadio Pakistan (press release)The United Nations said today that 16 of its staff members taken hostage by South Sudanese refugees at a U.N. camp in eastern Congo have been released. The U.N. peacekeeping department said in New York that the camp is now under full control of the ...and more »

South Sudanese refugees release 16 UN staff members - Sudan Tribune

South Sudanese refugees release 16 UN staff membersSudan TribuneApril 18, 2017 (KINSHASA) – 16 United Nation staff members, initially taken hostage by unarmed South Sudanese refugees at a camp in eastern Congo (DRC) have been released unarmed. JPEG - 12.3 kb; A civilian talks to peacekeepers serving in the ...and more »

UN staff held hostage by South Sudanese militiamen in DR Congo - FRANCE 24;

UN staff held hostage by South Sudanese militiamen in DR Congo - FRANCE 24

FRANCE 24UN staff held hostage by South Sudanese militiamen in DR CongoFRANCE 24The United Nations said late Tuesday that 16 staff members taken hostage by unarmed South Sudanese refugees at a UN camp in a restive eastern province of the Democratic Republic of Congo have been released unharmed. The UN peacekeeping ...and more »

South Sudanese refugees take 13 UN staff hostage in DRC - New Kerala

South Sudanese refugees take 13 UN staff hostage in DRCNew KeralaUnited Nations [U.S.A.], Apr 19 : A group of 100 unarmed South Sudanese refugees have taken 13 United Nations mission staff hostage in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, demanding to be moved to another country, a UN official said on Tuesday.and more »

Don't overlook South Sudan - The Massachusetts Daily Collegian;

Don't overlook South Sudan - The Massachusetts Daily Collegian

The Massachusetts Daily CollegianDon't overlook South SudanThe Massachusetts Daily CollegianHumanitarian conflict outrages the American people. Currently, we are outraged by the Syrian civil war. Articles report each rebel advancement, each of Assad's retaliations. Photos show the rubble, the surviving remnants of the houses and holy sites ...and more »

UN staff held by South Sudan refugees in Congo released safely - Ynetnews

UN staff held by South Sudan refugees in Congo released safelyYnetnewsUNITED NATIONS -- The United Nations said 16 members of its peacekeeping mission in Democratic Republic of Congo had been released safely after being taken hostage earlier on Tuesday by unarmed South Sudanese refugees demanding to be moved ...and more »

UN refugees released by South Sudanese refugee captors - euronews;

UN refugees released by South Sudanese refugee captors - euronews

euronewsUN refugees released by South Sudanese refugee captorseuronewsMore than a dozen United Nations mission staff have been released by South Sudanese refugees in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Around a hundred unarmed asylum seekers, who have been living in the Munigi base outside the eastern city of Goma ...and more »

South Sudan Refugees Seize UN Staffers in Congo Camp - Voice of America;

South Sudan Refugees Seize UN Staffers in Congo Camp - Voice of America

Voice of AmericaSouth Sudan Refugees Seize UN Staffers in Congo CampVoice of AmericaA group of refugees from South Sudan briefly held a number of U.N. staff members hostage at a camp in Congo on Tuesday before freeing them unharmed. As many as 16 workers with the U.N. peacekeeping mission were being held. “All staff have returned ...and more »

World briefs for Wednesday - Daily Herald;

World briefs for Wednesday - Daily Herald

Daily HeraldWorld briefs for WednesdayDaily HeraldSoldiers guard marked ballots to be recounted in Quito, Ecuador, on Tuesday. The National Electoral Council announced late Thursday it would recount all ballots, contested by both parties, about 10 percent of the total vote of the April 2 presidential ...and more »

South Sudan refugees release UN Congo mission staff - Reuters

South Sudan refugees release UN Congo mission staffReutersDAKAR A hundred unarmed South Sudanese refugees in east Congo took 13 United Nations mission staff hostage on Tuesday, demanding to be moved to a third country before later releasing them unharmed. They were among 530 people who have been ...and more »

UN staff held hostage in DR Congo have been released: official - Business Standard

UN staff held hostage in DR Congo have been released: officialBusiness StandardA group of 16 UN staff held hostage by former South Sudanese rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo have been released, a UN official said. The UN employees from the MONUSCO mission were taken captive in a camp outside of Goma by the ...and more »

Ethiopia: Officials Laud Ethiopia's Refugee Treatment - AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Officials Laud Ethiopia's Refugee TreatmentAllAfrica.comHealth officials of Somalia, Sudan and South Sudan have praised Ethiopia's role in hosting and supporting refugees. Plan, Policy and Cooperation Affairs Head with Somalia's Minister of Health, Mohammed Abdullahi, stated that Ethiopia made an exemplary ...and more »