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

February 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 ...

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

February 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 ...

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

South 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 ...

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

UN 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 ...

UN Official Warns of South Sudan Fragmenting - Voice of America

U.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 ...

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

Rebel 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 ...

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

MSF 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 ...

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

The 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 ...