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Bahr al-Jabal

21 dead as overloaded plane crashes into lake in South Sudan

The 19-seater commercial Baby air plane had been travelling from South Sudan capital, Juba.

09 Sep 2018 5:35 PM

Sudan: Indian peacekeeping forces help rescue workers flee gunmen

A report, published by the UN Mission in South Sudan, said that the peacekeepers responded by firing warning shots into the air.

16 Jul 2017 1:31 PM

Over 6,000 flee 'terrifying' violence in South Sudan town: UN

UN peacekeeping mission UNMISS said on Wednesday that they had twice been prevented from accessing Pajok.

07 Apr 2017 9:04 PM

Ceasefire holds for second day in South Sudan capital

The death toll from Saturday and Sunday's battles is not yet known but around 300 were killed in just a few hours on Friday.

13 Jul 2016 3:28 PM

Ceasefire declared after fierce fighting in South Sudan

South Sudan’s President ordered a ceasefire Monday after a new day of heavy fighting in the capital Juba that sent thousands of people fleeing and threatened a return to civil war.

12 Jul 2016 7:00 AM

Flesh-burrowing nearing end in South Sudan

Health workers on Friday celebrated a key step towards eradicating the flesh-burrowing guinea worm after South Sudan, once by far the worst-affected country, recorded a massive drop in infections.

11 Jan 2016 5:13 AM

UN divers search South Sudan plane crash site

The Soviet-era Antonov plane smashed into a river bank just after take-off

05 Nov 2015 2:58 PM

South Sudan cargo plane crash kills at least 41

Responders pick through the wreckage of a cargo plane which crashed in the capital Juba, South Sudan, Wednesday. — AP

05 Nov 2015 2:10 AM

13 UN hostages freed in South Sudan: United Nations

Rebel fighters has seized 31 members of UN peacekeeping mission in South Sudan

02 Nov 2015 3:26 PM