Nhialdiew captured by SPLM-IO 19 Juba regime soldiers killed


Press Release18/09/2017 SPLA IO CAPTURED NHIAL DHIU This morning at about 0500hrs, the SPLA IO forces of Division 4A under the command of Maj Gen. John Turuk Khor, launched a successful operations against the Juba regime forces in Nhialdiu, Rubkona County, Unity State. The fight lasted for only one hour and at about 0600 hrs,…

AU calls for inclusion of Riek Machar in South Sudan Dialogue


https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=XtiwiJhRBwE&ebc=ANyPxKqpyl5u3GrzOmh8dfSJT91kK0bVD4u6_VCsBxNynYObrAglMJgM8j0rqLdLPZ_tM_9cWEWzd4mP8jrid15ap4CXi9RR9Q Former South Sudanese first vice president Riek MacharThe African Union has called upon the South Sudanese government to include exiled rebel leader Riek Machar in the country’s peace negotiations, saying the talks need to be as inclusive as possible.The former first vice president is currently holed up in South Africa where he went to…

U.N.: Splits in rebellion makes South Sudan peace harder to achieve


September 16, 2017   The United Nations says the quest to end the conflict in South Sudan is getting complicated by the splintering of rebel forces. The head of the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) David Shearer said the emergence of new armed group in the southern Equatoria region over the past year…

Gen Malong Blocked From Flying To Aweil To Bury Daughter


South Sudan’s former army Chief Paul Malong Awan on Friday morning went to Juba International Airport to receive the body of his daughter who died in Nairobi following the devastating dormitory inferno recently. General Paul Malong Awan who is being confined to his home in Juba for security reasons has been allowed to receive the body…

South Korea plans ‘decapitation unit’ to assassinate Kim Jong-un


September 15, 2017, South Korea is creating a special forces unit that would attempt to assassinate North Korean Leader Kim Jong-un in the even of a nuclear strike. (Reuters)Listen 8:13The UN Security Council recently passed its toughest sanctions yet against North Korea — but that did not stop the country from conducting another missile test on…

UN: Will hold discussions on South Sudan crisis


The United Nations will convene a meeting on the deteriorating humanitarian situation in South Sudan, a senior UN official said. David Shearer, the head of UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), told reports on Thursday that the UN meeting next week would assess the current humanitarian situation in the country. “The first meeting on Wednesday,…