South Sudanese doctor wins prestigious UN prize for lifetime spent tending to refugees

By Holly Robertston In the single functional hospital in war-ravaged South Sudan’s Upper Nile region, the only X-ray machine is broken, the sole surgical theatre is lit by a single light, and electricity is provided by generators that often break down. Key points: Evan Atar Adaha is the only doctor in the only surgical hospital in

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Britain Support Khartoum’s Efforts to Bring Peace to South Sudan

SMC- Britain committed to ensuring a peaceful solution to the conflict in South Sudan in cooperation with the government of Sudan. British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said on Monday that he hoped to continue cooperation with Sudan to achieve the goal. In a letter to his Sudanese counterpart, al-Dardari Mohammad Ahmed, Hunt said that Britain

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Dinka Ngok Demanded Khartoum to Resume AJOC Meetings

SMC- Dinka Ngok demanded the governments of Sudan and South Sudan to activate the agreements signed between the two countries and resume the meetings of Abyei Joint Oversight Committee (AJOC). In statement to SMC the prominent leader of Dinka Ngok  Kowal Melik Scholl said that “The role played by Khartoum on the peace of south

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SPLM-AW Exploit Tarba Landslide to Get Western Support

SMC- The Members of the rebel movement Sudan People Liberation Movement – Abdel–Wahid Nur tried to exploit the landslide in Jebel Marra to get support from western Organization. The movement used the landslide in the area of ​​Tarba in Jebel Marra against the government and and promote the movement’s agenda in various Darfur issues to

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500,000 children face ‘immediate danger’ in Libya capital: UNICEF

– September 25, 2018 TRIPOLI (AFP) – Half a million children are in “immediate danger” in Libya’s capital Tripoli due to fighting, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said yesterday. Clashes that broke out between rival militias in late August had killed at least 115 people and wounded nearly 400 by Saturday night, according to Libya’s

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S.Sudan rebel leader Machar declines offer to visit Juba

September 24, 2018 Written by VOA South Sudan rebel leader Riek Machar,left, shakes hands with President Salva Kiir South Sudan rebel leader Riek Machar turned down an invitation on Saturday from President Salva Kiir to visit the South Sudanese capital Juba. Machar, the leader of the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement In Opposition (SPLM IO), told Kiir

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Aid delivered after deadly mudslides in Sudan’s Darfur

  KHARTOUM (Reuters) – A joint African Union-United Nations operation is providing emergency assistance to an area in Sudan’s South Darfur region where 16 people died as a result of mudslides earlier this month, the mission said on Monday. The mudslides in early September hit the Wadi Tuliba and Tagulei villages, in the East Jebel

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