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Stories with place: Juba
  • South Sudan: 32 kidnapped Ethiopian children recovered 
    Updated: Apr-30-16 7:41 am

    JUBA, South Sudan - Authorities in South Sudan said they have recovered 32 of the 125 Ethiopian children who the Ethiopian government said were abducted from its Gambela region two weeks ago during a deadly cattle raid blamed on a South Sudanese militia.

  • South Sudan forms new coalition government of national unity story has photos
    Updated: Apr-29-16 12:04 pm

    JUBA, South Sudan - South Sudan's leaders have formed a transitional coalition government bringing together politicians from the government and the armed opposition who have been at war for two and a half years.

  • South Sudan rebel leader returns to the capital story has photos
    Updated: Apr-26-16 2:17 pm

    JUBA, South Sudan - South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar returned to the capital Juba on Tuesday afternoon, to become vice president and to try to end the civil war that in two and a half years has killed tens of thousands of people and forced more than 2 million from their homes.

  • South Sudan: Worries that peace deal may collapse 
    Updated: Apr-20-16 1:33 pm

    JUBA, South Sudan - South Sudan's peace deal may collapse after rebel leader Riek Machar failed to return to the capital as planned, observers and a ceasefire monitor said Wednesday.

  • Amnesty calls for release of 35 men detained in South Sudan 
    Updated: Apr-15-16 11:32 am

    JUBA, South Sudan - Amnesty International on Friday called for the release of 35 men the group says are being held illegally and without charge, sometimes for over a year, by South Sudan's National Security Service. A government spokesman denied the allegations.

  • South Sudan: Clashes ahead of rebel leader's arrival 
    Updated: Apr-12-16 9:42 am

    JUBA, South Sudan - South Sudan's security officials have arrested and severely beaten 16 members of the rebels' publicity team, days before the expected arrival of rebel leader Riek Machar, a spokesman for the rebels said Tuesday.

  • S. Sudan rebels move into capital; risky part of peace deal story has photos
    Updated: Apr-07-16 11:31 am

    JUBA, South Sudan - Armed South Sudanese rebels have begun taking up positions in the capital, a risky but crucial step to end two years of war.

  • Key official says South Sudan unity government within reach 
    Updated: Apr-01-16 12:36 am

    UNITED NATIONS - The head of an international group monitoring South Sudan's peace process said Thursday the formation of a transitional national unity government in South Sudan was now within reach.