- Official: Ugandan troops are withdrawing from South Sudan Updated: Oct-12-15 10:19 am
KAMPALA, Uganda - Ugandan troops have started withdrawing from South Sudan to comply with a peace deal between South Sudan's warring factions, Uganda's military chief said Monday.
- Regional bloc: South Sudan factions violated truce 53 times Updated: Oct-08-15 7:51 am
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - The African regional body overseeing the mediations to end South Sudan's conflict says the two warring sides have violated cease-fire agreements 53 times in 19 months.
- S. Sudan president, rebel leader trade blame for fighting Updated: Sep-29-15 2:38 pm
UNITED NATIONS - South Sudan's president and rebel leader on Tuesday blamed each other for breaking the country's cease-fire, although President Salva Kiir told a high-level U.N. meeting that his commitment to the peace deal is "unwavering."
- South Africa says 1 peacekeeper killed in Sudan ambush Updated: Sep-27-15 9:54 am
JOHANNESBURG - Rebels in Sudan's Darfur region ambushed a South African unit that is part of a U.N.-African Union peacekeeping mission on Sunday, killing one soldier and seriously injuring another, the South African military said.
- In South Sudan a fragile peace allows food deliveries Updated: Sep-26-15 12:29 pm
KOCH, South Sudan - Sarah Nyanchar fled her home in South Sudan's war-torn Unity state months ago, but with fighting continuing despite a peace deal signed last month she still doesn't feel safe enough to return and begin rebuilding her life.
- Court: Banks must release Sudanese funds in USS Cole lawsuit Updated: Sep-23-15 12:25 pm
NEW YORK - New York banks holding frozen Sudanese accounts must release assets to satisfy a $314 million judgment stemming from injuries to sailors in the USS Cole bombing, a federal appeals court said Wednesday.
- Mediator: South Sudan's factions have violated ceasefire Updated: Sep-17-15 8:32 am
JUBA, South Sudan - The regional bloc that mediated South Sudan's peace agreement says both sides have violated the deal signed last month.
- South Sudan: Aid workers say they are increasingly targeted Updated: Sep-16-15 7:13 am
JUBA, South Sudan - Aid workers in South Sudan are being attacked with greater frequency, a consortium of aid groups here said Wednesday.