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Short on supplies, South Sudan rebels fight on - Reuters

Before the South Sudanese rebels attacked the town of Kaya, they handed out supplies - a ragged strip of red cloth to identify themselves to each other as friendly forces, a packet of biscuits, and two precious magazines of ammunition per fighter. But ...and more »

Reporters group calls for investigation after US journalist killed in South Sudan - Telegraph.co.uk

The Committee to Protect Journalists has called for an investigation amid claims that an American reporter killed in South Sudan was deliberately targeted by government troops. Christopher Allen, 26, was killed in a firefight between government forces ...and more »

Rebels say South Sudan's use of Uganda territory could spread instability - Reuters

KAMPALA (Reuters) - South Sudanese soldiers are passing through the territory of neighboring Uganda to launch assaults against rebels, raising the risk of the civil war spilling over into neighboring East African countries, South Sudanese rebels and ...and more »

South Sudan rebels, short on supplies, draw on determination - AOL

KAYA, South Sudan Aug 31 (Reuters) - Before the South Sudanese rebels attacked the town of Kaya, they handed out supplies - a ragged strip of red cloth to identify themselves to each other as friendly forces, a packet of biscuits, and two precious ...and more »

South Sudan: Killing of US journalist 'not targeted' - Arab News

Brig. Gen. Lul Ruai Koang of the Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) addresses the media on the killing of US journalist Christopher Allen at the morgue of the military hospital in Juba, South Sudan, Tuesday. (Reuters). Related Articles. South Sudan ...and more »

South Sudan 'Regrets' Death of American Journalist - Voice of America

The South Sudan government says it “regrets” the killing of an American freelance journalist on Saturday, and sends its condolences to his family. Christopher Allen was killed by South Sudanese government forces while embedded with rebel forces loyal ...and more »

Probe of US Journalist's Death Ruled Out by South Sudan Government - Bloomberg

U.S. Consul Denise Knapp, center, speaks to the media, accompanied by South Sudanese army officials and ministry of foreign affairs representatives, after the body of killed American journalist Christopher Allen was officially handed over to the U.S ...and more »

Inside Uganda: Home of the fastest-growing refugee crisis in the world - Jewish Journal

They live in huts and mud houses, partaking of bare essentials only when they are available. There are few markets and fewer police. Daily life is a constant struggle to survive. This is the Bidi Bidi refugee camp, deep in the bush of northern Uganda ...and more »

Government Objects Investigations Into killing of US Journalist - gurtong

The government has expressed its objection for investigations in to the killing of an American journalist on Saturday in clashes between government forces and rebels in Kaya town of Yei River State, saying he entered the country illegally. 31 August ...and more »

Feature: South Sudan can be inspired by China's education: students - Xinhua

JUBA, Aug. 31 (Xinhua) -- South Sudanese youth who acquired university education in various Chinese universities said Beijing's educational engagement with the East African nation is vital for development of the war-torn country. William Garang Majok ...and more »