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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...

Where Sudan Is Booming

Sudan is infamously mired in civil conflict in its western region of Darfur. But for nearly two years now, the country's 10 southern provinces have begun to...