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South Sudan Leaders Amass Great Wealth as Nation Suffers, Report Says - New York Times

Leaders of the two sides responsible for mass killings and rapes in the South Sudan conflict have amassed enormous wealth inside and outside the country, at least some of it illegally, according to an investigative report released on Monday by a ...and more »

George Clooney Unveils Undercover Investigation of South Sudan's Top Leaders - ABC News

Hollywood actor and global activist George Clooney unveiled findings today of a two-year undercover investigation that he said paints a disturbing picture of war profiteering carried out by South Sudan's top government leaders. “This morning we're ...and more »

South Sudan leaders used chaos of war to loot billions, investigation reveals - PBS NewsHour

Founded in 2011, South Sudan is the world's newest country; but for much of its statehood, it has been engulfed in civil war. The violence has killed tens of thousands and displaced more than two million people. A report released on Monday by rights ...and more »

George Clooney accuses South Sudan's leaders of profiting from war - The Independent

George Clooney has accused South Sudan's leaders of stealing vast amounts of wealth and using it to fund deadly militias who have taken the young country back to war as rivals fight over natural resources such as oil. President Salva Kiir, former ...and more »

George Clooney's Group Tracked South Sudanese Leaders Using Instagram - TIME

Investigators at The Sentry, an initiative co-founded by actor George Clooney, said during a press conference Monday that they used information from Facebook and Instagram to confirm how officials had spent the profits they made from controlling South ...and more »

South Sudan's leaders have been making millions of dollars from a conflict which has killed thousands - Quartz

Leaders from the two opposing sides of South Sudan's conflict have amassed millions of dollars in illegal wealth, even as their country struggles under a civil war that has left tens of thousands dead and millions of others displaced and hungry ...and more »

George Clooney-backed report: South Sudan president profits from civil war - The Guardian

South Sudan's president, Salva Kiir, takes members of the UN security council on a tour outside the presidential compound in the capital Juba, on 4 September 2016. Photograph: Justin Lynch/AP. The president of South Sudan is directly profiting from the ...and more »

George Clooney's War on Kleptocracy in South Sudan - Daily Beast

The actor and activist sits down with The Daily Beast's editor in chief, John Avlon, to discuss The Sentry, his new effort to help the people of South Sudan by taking aim at corruption. John Avlon. 09.13.16 3:55 PM ET. The Daily Beast. Getting ...and more »

S Sudan leaders 'profit' as country suffers during war -

South Sudan's rival leaders have been accused of amassing wealth abroad amid a conflict in which tens of thousands have been killed, according to a US-based watchdog. A new report, published on Monday by The Sentry group, said that President Salva Kiir ...and more »

South Sudan's leaders enriching themselves at country's expense: report - Deutsche Welle

A watchdog report accuses South Sudan's leaders of amassing vast wealth amid a deadly civil war. It says money that could help the poverty-stricken nation is going toward weapons purchases, among other things. South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and ...and more »