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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