South Sudan oil state capital divided, crude output down
JUBA (Reuters) - The capital of South Sudan's main oil-producing region was divided between the army and rebels on Thursday after the worst fighting since a January ceasefire stoked jitters in global oil markets.
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A Sudanese student died today after police fired tear gas at Khartoum University protesters who have links to the Darfur region, police said in an emailed statement. Police said it would investigate the details of the incident, but did not ...
Source: Oxfam Country: Uganda, South Sudan The recent ceasefire in South Sudan is a sign of political progress, but the parties now must honor their commitments and put an end to hostilities. Our priority is to redouble efforts to help refugees, while at the same time ensuring the communities hosting ... FULL ARTICLE AT Relief Web
Source: Human Rights Watch Country: Sudan Bashir Faces ICC Warrant for War Crimes, Crimes Against Humanity (Kinshasa, February 25, 2014) – President Omar al-Bashir of Sudan arrived in the Democratic Republic of Congo today for a conference of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), Congolese media reported. Bashir ... FULL ARTICLE AT Relief Web
Source: Enough Project Country: Sudan, South Sudan Over the past few days, Congress has been active in its response to the conflicts unfolding in both Sudan and South Sudan. In the House, Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ) of the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Human Rights, and International Organizations held a ... FULL ARTICLE AT Relief Web