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UN Security Council, EU,Troika condemn Malakal attack - Sudan Tribune

UN Security Council, EU,Troika condemn Malakal attackSudan TribuneJPEG - 33.8 kb; South Sudanese civilians flee fighting in an United Nations base in the northeastern town of Malakal on February 18, 2016, where gunmen opened fire on civilians sheltering inside killing at least five people. (Photo AFP/Justin Lynch ...and more »

Malakal Violence: Shilluk MPs lay the blame on UN - Sudan Tribune

Malakal Violence: Shilluk MPs lay the blame on UNSudan TribuneFebruary 19, 2016 (JUBA) – Lawmakers in the South Sudan's national parliament representing Shilluk tribe have accused the United Nations peacekeeping mission of the country of “leaving helpless civilians” to the mercy of attackers on Wednesday and ...and more »

South Sudan's opposition faction accuses government of targeting civilians - Sudan Tribune

South Sudan's opposition faction accuses government of targeting civiliansSudan TribuneFebruary 19, 2016 (JUBA) – A senior official of the South Sudan's armed opposition faction of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement (SPLM-IO), has accused troops loyal to President Salva Kiir' government of “inflicting maximum sufferings on the ...and more »

As South Sudan strives for peace, does it have the leaders it deserves? - The World Weekly

As South Sudan strives for peace, does it have the leaders it deserves?The World Weekly... Recent breakthroughs in talks between South Sudan's warring leaders offer hope, but a climate of fear still pervades the world's newest nation. E nding a civil war is never easy. But a fragile rapprochement between South Sudan's President Salva ...and more »

S.Sudan army attacked UN base sheltering civilians: residents, aid workers - New Vision;

S.Sudan army attacked UN base sheltering civilians: residents, aid workers - New Vision

New VisionS.Sudan army attacked UN base sheltering civilians: residents, aid workersNew VisionResidents reported gunmen shooting in crowded areas in the tightly packed camp of tents and basic shelters housing over 47,700 people fleeing a civil war that began in late 2013. War2 703x422. Members of the Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) ...and more »

Former Envoy Lyman Sees Lessons in South Sudan Conflict - Voice of America;

Former Envoy Lyman Sees Lessons in South Sudan Conflict - Voice of America

Voice of AmericaFormer Envoy Lyman Sees Lessons in South Sudan ConflictVoice of AmericaSouth Sudan's two-year conflict has killed thousands of people, displaced millions and cost the United States over $1 billion in humanitarian assistance. Ambassador Princeton Lyman, a senior adviser at the United States Institute of Peace and the ...and more »

South Sudan on 'verge of fragmenting,' UN officials warn Security Council - UN News Centre;

South Sudan on 'verge of fragmenting,' UN officials warn Security Council - UN News Centre

UN News CentreSouth Sudan on 'verge of fragmenting,' UN officials warn Security CouncilUN News CentreUN Police conducts search operation in Juba Protection of Civilians site, South Sudan. Photo: UNMISS ?Share. Print. 19 February 2016 – With senior United Nations officials warning of escalating inter-communal violence and rampant human rights ...and more »

UN: South Sudan “on the verge of fracturing” - Talk Media News;

UN: South Sudan “on the verge of fracturing” - Talk Media News

Talk Media NewsUN: South Sudan “on the verge of fracturing”Talk Media NewsA woman walks past a police officer holding a riot shield at the Bentiu Protection of Civilians site in South Sudan. February 15, 2016. UNMISS Photo / JC McIlwaine. Continued fighting and political impasse stall implementation of critical peace accord ...and more »

UN Official Warns of South Sudan Fragmenting - Voice of America;

UN Official Warns of South Sudan Fragmenting - Voice of America

Voice of AmericaUN Official Warns of South Sudan FragmentingVoice of AmericaU.N. Assistant Secretary-General Ivan Simonovic said South Sudan is on the verge of fragmenting and that the conflict there threatens the stability of the entire region. Simonovic delivered his warning during comments on South Sudan to the U.N ...and more »

South Sudan rivals talk peace while killing civilians: UN - Reuters;

South Sudan rivals talk peace while killing civilians: UN - Reuters

ReutersSouth Sudan rivals talk peace while killing civilians: UNReutersRebel fighters hold up their rifles as they walk in front of a bushfire in a rebel-controlled territory in Upper Nile State, South Sudan February 13, 2014. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic. By Michelle Nichols | UNITED NATIONS. UNITED NATIONS South Sudan's ...and more »

South Sudan: 73 wounded treated in Malakal PoC after new fighting erupted on Thursday - Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International;

South Sudan: 73 wounded treated in Malakal PoC after new fighting erupted on Thursday - Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) InternationalSouth Sudan: 73 wounded treated in Malakal PoC after new fighting erupted on ThursdayMédecins Sans Frontières (MSF) InternationalMSF operates a 50-bed hospital in Malakal, including a 24-hour emergency room, as well as a separate emergency room inside the PoC site. Juba – MSF teams in Malakal worked through the night to deal with new patients, injured after fighting erupted in ...and more »

UN reports nearly 26000 flee after ethnic clashes in South Sudan camp - Deutsche Welle;

UN reports nearly 26000 flee after ethnic clashes in South Sudan camp - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleUN reports nearly 26000 flee after ethnic clashes in South Sudan campDeutsche WelleTens of thousands have fled their shelters after ethnic groups clashed in South Sudan's Malakal. The violence began after alleged South Sudan government troops fired their guns inside the UN base. default. At least 18 people died and over 90 were ...and more »

South Sudan army attacked UN base sheltering civilians - News24;

South Sudan army attacked UN base sheltering civilians - News24

News24South Sudan army attacked UN base sheltering civiliansNews24Nairobi - South Sudan government troops took part in a possible "war crime" attack killing at least 18 civilians inside a United Nations base, residents, rebels and aid sources told AFP. At least 18 people were killed and over 70 wounded in the clashes ...and more »

South Sudan: MSF workers among 18 people dead in violence at UN camp - The Guardian;

South Sudan: MSF workers among 18 people dead in violence at UN camp - The Guardian

The GuardianSouth Sudan: MSF workers among 18 people dead in violence at UN campThe GuardianSouth Sudanese civilians flee fighting in a UN base in Malakal. Almost 50,000 civilians had been sheltering there from the country's civil war. Photograph: Justin Lynch/AFP/Getty Images. Conflict and development ...and more »

Fresh fighting in South Sudan displaces up to 26000 people - UNHCR (press release);

Fresh fighting in South Sudan displaces up to 26000 people - UNHCR (press release)

UNHCR (press release)Fresh fighting in South Sudan displaces up to 26000 peopleUNHCR (press release)Reports of 18 killed and more than 90 wounded after violence erupts at a site hosting 48,000 internally displaced people in Malakal. By: Andreas Needham; ed. Tim Gaynor | 19 February 2016 | عربي. © UNHCR photo. GENEVA, Feb 19, (UNHCR) - Up to ...and more »

Fighting At UN Compound Sheltering Refugees In South Sudan Leaves 18 Dead - Huffington Post;

Fighting At UN Compound Sheltering Refugees In South Sudan Leaves 18 Dead - Huffington Post

Huffington PostFighting At UN Compound Sheltering Refugees In South Sudan Leaves 18 DeadHuffington PostJUBA (Reuters) - Fighting at a United Nations compound sheltering people fleeing conflict in South Sudan has killed 18 people, including two Medicins Sans Frontieres workers, the international medical aid group said. South Sudan descended into civil ...and more »

Violence Erupts in South Sudan Peacekeeping Camp, Killing 18 - VICE News

Violence Erupts in South Sudan Peacekeeping Camp, Killing 18VICE NewsFighting at a United Nations compound sheltering people fleeing conflict in South Sudan has killed 18 people, including two Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) workers, the international medical aid group has said. The South Sudanese MSF staff members who ...and more »

Exclusive: UN Camp in South Sudan Burned to the Ground - Daily Beast;

Exclusive: UN Camp in South Sudan Burned to the Ground - Daily Beast

Daily BeastExclusive: UN Camp in South Sudan Burned to the GroundDaily BeastAfter two years of civil war, even amid talk of restored peace, a brutal attack on a Protection of Civilians site shows how hard it will be to make that permanent. Justin Lynch. 02.18.16 4:00 PM ET. MALAKAL, South Sudan — Smoke billowed high into the ...and more »

South Sudan army 'attacked UN base sheltering civilians' - Daily Mail;

South Sudan army 'attacked UN base sheltering civilians' - Daily Mail

Daily MailSouth Sudan army 'attacked UN base sheltering civilians'Daily MailSouth Sudan government troops took part in a possible "war crime" attack killing at least 18 civilians inside a United Nations base, residents, rebels and aid sources told AFP. Over were 70 wounded in the clashes in the UN camp on Wednesday to Thursday ...and more »

Death Toll at South Sudan UN Camp Rises to 18 - Voice of America;

Death Toll at South Sudan UN Camp Rises to 18 - Voice of America

Voice of AmericaDeath Toll at South Sudan UN Camp Rises to 18Voice of AmericaThe international aid group Doctors Without Borders (MSF) said at least 18 people were killed in armed conflict at a U.N. Protection of Civilians site this week, including two South Sudanese staff members attacked in their own homes. The report ...and more »