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NGOs attacked in South Sudan, aid workers evacuated: UN

NGOs attacked in South Sudan, aid workers evacuated: UN

The United Nations said Friday that nearly 30 aid workers in a remote and troubled part of South Sudan had been evacuated to a peacekeeping base ‘for their safety’ following a rise in threats and attacks.

S.Sudan government, rebels agree to work towards ceasefire

S.Sudan government, rebels agree to work towards ceasefire

South Sudan's government and National Salvation Front (NAS) rebels agreed on Wednesday to a meeting between their military commanders, while falling short of committing to an existing ceasefire.

Sudan, rebel groups sign historic peace agreement

Sudan, rebel groups sign historic peace agreement

Sudan's government and rebel groups Saturday signed a landmark peace deal aimed at ending decades of war in which hundreds of thousands have died.d.

Qatar, South Sudan establish diplomatic ties

Qatar, South Sudan establish diplomatic ties

Qatar and South Sudan signed on Thursday a joint statement for the establishment of diplomatic relations at the headquarters of the Permanent Mission of the State of Qatar to the United Nations in New York.

Qatar, South Sudan establish diplomatic relations

Qatar, South Sudan establish diplomatic relations

The State of Qatar and the Republic of South Sudan yesterday signed a joint statement for the establishment of diplomatic relations at the headquarters of the Permanent Mission of the State of Qatar to the United Nations in New York..

South Sudan president thanks Amir for backing peace deal

South Sudan president thanks Amir for backing peace deal

President of the Republic of South Sudan Lt General Salva Kiir Mayardit on Monday expressed his thanks and appreciation to His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani ...

Amir holds phone talk with South Sudan president

Amir holds phone talk with South Sudan president

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani held a telephone conversation with President of the Republic of South Sudan Lt General Salva Kiir Mayardit, on Wednesday.

South Sudan death toll in disarmament fighting rises, UN sends peacekeepers

South Sudan death toll in disarmament fighting rises, UN sends peacekeepers

The death toll in South Sudan's Warrap State has risen to 148 following fighting this past weekend during a disarmament exercise, a local government official said on Friday, and the UN has deployed forces to maintain..

At least 81 people killed as South Sudan's disarmament erupts in violence

At least 81 people killed as South Sudan's disarmament erupts in violence

At least 81 people have been killed in the South Sudan region of Warrap State following heavy fighting between armed civilians and government forces carrying out a disarmament exercise, the military's spokesman said on Tuesday.

Qatar sends medical aid to South Sudan

Qatar sends medical aid to South Sudan

Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD), on behalf of the State of Qatar, has sent a shipment of urgent medical aid to South Sudan to support their efforts in containing Covid-19.

Amir sends written message to president of South Sudan

Amir sends written message to president of South Sudan

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani on Thursday sent a written message to President of the Republic of South Sudan Lt General Salva Kiir Mayardit, pertaining to bilateral relations ...

Almost 1,000 people killed in single day in tribal clashes in South Sudan

Almost 1,000 people killed in single day in tribal clashes in South Sudan

At least 1,000 people were killed in a single day during tribal clashes in the volatile nation of South Sudan, an official said Wednesday.