Articles

US Sanctions Both Sides in South Sudan Conflict

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Treasury Department says the U.S. is issuing sanctions against individuals on both sides of the deadly conflict in South Sudan. Treasury...

South Sudan: 34,000 Seeking Shelter From Violence

(JUBA, South Sudan) — The U.N. says 34,000 people in South Sudan are seeking refuge at U.N. bases in three locations across the country. The U.N.'s humanitarian...

U.N.: Hundreds Estimated Killed in South Sudan

(JUBA, South Sudan) — Fighting in South Sudan has killed up to 500 people, U.N. diplomats said Tuesday, and the United Nations fears the violence in the oil-rich...

Official: South Sudan Rebels Kill 41 in Gun Attack

(JUBA, South Sudan) — Rebels in South Sudan killed at least 41 people and wounded scores in a gun attack in a remote part of the country's restive Jonglei state,...

A Year After Freedom: How to Heal South Sudan?

One year after its independence, the fledgling nation of South Sudan is torn by feuding factions, burdened by a sclerotic, likely corrupt government and forever...