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In South Sudan a fragile peace allows food deliveries

KOCH, South Sudan - Sarah Nyanchar fled her home in South Sudan's war-torn Unity state months ago, but with fighting...the peace accord was signed at the end of August.South Sudan has been hit by a civil war since December 2013 when President...
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Southern Sudan's shaky future

At a roundabout in Juba, southern Sudan's capital, stands a digital clock...faces, each titled "Countdown to Southern Sudan Referendum - Period Remaining." The referendum...civil war between northern and southern Sudan, and its outcome will determine if Sudan...
Southern Sudan's shaky path to independence

...first appeared in the Los Angeles Times: On Jan. 9, after a half-century of violence and strife, the people of southern Sudan voted overwhelmingly to secede from the north. In the joyous aftermath of the historic referendum, formal independence was...
Money managers resist bill to dump stock in Sudan

...dump stocks of companies doing business in Sudan, whose government has been blamed for...stocks in the fund portfolio with ties to Sudan. "Mike Burns has been amazingly creative...said. Darfur is a province in western Sudan. The area has seen mass killings and huge...
Outside editorials: Problems in Zimbabwe and Sudan demand action

The despotic rulers of Sudan and Zimbabwe recently have plunged their...suffering in those Africa countries. In Sudan, the United Nations should insist on...trying to sap their will for staying in the Sudan. President Omar al-Bashir has succeeded...
My turn: Divest from companies in Sudan

...for divestment of Alaska Permanent Fund Investments in Sudan. Sudan is engaged in acts of genocide against the people of supportive in any way of such actions on the part of Sudan. We must send a message that is clear, simple and just...
South Sudan peace talks to open in Ethiopia

JUBA, South Sudan - Negotiators from South Sudan's two warring sides arrived Wednesday in Ethiopia for peace...down by Hilde Johnson, the U.N. representative in South Sudan."I think we need to take quotations with pinches of salt...
Sudan drops off Internet on 3rd day of riots

KHARTOUM, Sudan - Sudan dropped almost completely off the Internet on Wednesday as riots over...government-orchestrated. But the cut recalls a similarly dramatic outage in Egypt, Sudan's neighbor, when authorities shut off Internet access during that...
Mega beer merger bets on the rise of African drinkers

...While Africa still presents big risks, highlighted by the recent ebola outbreak in West Africa and the civil war in South Sudan, increasing stability and improved infrastructure have spurred growth in recent years.In sub-Saharan Africa, gross national...
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Muslim group doesn't fault school, police for detention

...they confiscated the clock, but he believes they overreacted because of Ahmed's ethnicity.Ahmed's father emigrated from Sudan and twice ran for the presidency of that country.Fourteen-year-old Pedro Andrade said school officials were right to be...
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