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 12:55 PM ET. Getting Americans to care about ...and more »

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

New report says President Salva Kiir, his rival Riek Machar and their allies have amassed great wealth amid conflict. 13 Sep 2016 05:25 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social ...and more »

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

South Sudanese refugees in the remote northwestern district of Adjumani, in Uganda, near the border with South Sudan in August. Credit Stephen Wandera/Associated Press. Advertisement. Leaders of the two sides responsible for mass killings and rapes in ...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 »

HRW Letter to UN Security Council Members on South Sudan - Human Rights Watch

I'm writing to you ahead of this week's Security Council discussion on South Sudan. We hope you and the rest of the council are now ready to take the long-overdue step of imposing an arms embargo on South Sudan. As you know, Security Council resolution ...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. South Sudan ...and more »

SPLM-IO commends The Sentry report on South Sudan corruption - Sudan Tribune

September 13, 2016 (JUBA) – The official spokesperson of Riek Machar, former South Sudan's First Vice President and leader of the armed opposition faction of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement (SPLM-IO), has commended the exposure report on ...and more »

Clooney's group says South Sudan leaders get rich from brutal civil war - PRI

South Sudan's President Salva Kiir is condemned as part of a "kleptocratic elite" in a new report by The Sentry. Credit: Reuters stringer. South Sudan, the world's youngest nation, is ruled by a “kleptocratic” political and military elite who enrich ...and more »

Rights Group Accuses South Sudan Leaders of War Profiteering - Voice of America

A human rights group says it has found evidence of huge war profiteering by some of South Sudan's top political leaders, including the heads of the two sides in the country's civil war. The rights group's co-founders, Hollywood star George Clooney and ...and more »