NAIROBI — Gunfire hit three U.S. military aircraft trying to evacuate American citizens in a remote region of South Sudan that on Saturday became a battle ground between the country's military and renegade troops, officials said. Four U.S ... FULL ARTICLE AT Arkansas Online
Gunfire hit three US military aircraft trying to evacuate American citizens in a remote region of South Sudan that today became a battle ground between the country&aposs military and renegade troops, officials said.
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Update: The BBC reports that the aircraft that were shot at were three CV-22 Ospreys and that the aircraft returned to Uganda’s Entebbe airport, from where the wounded service personnel were transferred onto a US Air Force C-17 transport ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Moderate Voice
Source: UN Mission in South Sudan Country: South Sudan (Republic of) Honouring two Indian peacekeepers who lost their lives protecting civilians during an attack on its base in Akobo, Jonglei State, UNMISS held a memorial ceremony today in Juba. UNMISS ... FULL ARTICLE AT Relief Web
Sudan (officially the Republic of Sudan) (Arabic: السودان al-Sūdān) is a country in northeastern Africa. It is the largest country in the African continent and, as member of the Arab League, also the largest country in the Arab World and tenth largest in the world by area. It is bordered by Egypt to the north, the Red Sea to the northeast, Eritrea and Ethiopia to the east, Kenya and Uganda to the... Full Article At Wikipedia.org