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President Bashir announces resumption of river transport with South Sudan

Sudan Tribune February 4, 2016 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s President Omer Hassan al-Bashir Thursday announced the resumption of river transport with the landlocked South Sudan ending a four-year halt decided by Khartoum over security concerns and accusations of support to rebel groups . Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir listen to the National anthem during opening session of […]

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South Sudanese rebels accept demilitarisation of Juba: spokesperson

From The Sudan Tribune August 2, 2015 (ADDIS ABABA) – South Sudan’s armed opposition faction (SPLM-IO) led by former vice president, Riek Machar, which has been fighting the government of president Salva Kiir for the past 20 months, said they would accept the element of the peace proposal by the East African regional bloc, the […]

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UN evacuates staff amid reports of heavy fighing in South Sudan

From the Sudan Tribune May 11, 2015 (JUBA) – The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) has expressed growing concern about “continuing and consistent reports” emanating from two north-eastern counties regarding a surge in kidnappings and rapes and a surge in violence, which has forced UN and other aid agencies to withdraw staff from […]

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