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South Sudan: Strong increase of suspected cholera, according to UNICEF

According to the UN, suspected cases of cholera in South Sudan are increasing and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has stepped up its operations in the country. UNICEF announced


South Sudan: a month of food aid flown in a week

Some 4,500 tons of food for a month for over 220,000 South Sudanese food distress, nothing left. Between 8 and 11 July, at least 300 people were killed in the

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South Sudan: continuing violence against civilians in Malakal, the UN condemns

With senior United Nations officials warning of escalating inter-communal violence and rampant human rights violations in South Sudan, the Security Council today strongly condemned all attacks and provocations against civilians


South Sudan Cholera Outbreak Kills 18, Over 170 Infected

South Sudan’s health ministry declared a cholera outbreak in the country following the death of at least 18 people across nine medical facilities, Sudan’s Radio Tamazuj reported Tuesday. Additionally, over


UN campaign aims to educate children forced out of school by war in South Sudan

A new campaign launched by the United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) aims to bring education opportunities to 400,000 children whose schooling has been interrupted by the conflict in South Sudan.