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UN Appalled At Killing of Aid Workers in South Sudan fighting in juba

The attack the single worst incident targeting aid workers in Juba since the outbreak of hostilities in December 2013 comes at a time when humanitarian needs have reached unprecedented levels.
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Number of South Sudanese Entering Uganda Drops refugees in uganda

Charlie Yaxley, the Associate External Relations Officer of the United Nations High Commission for Refugees, says the number of those fleeing violence from Juba has reduced compared to a month ago.
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Committee To Handle Exporters' Debts Set Up fighting in juba

In 2014, Uganda and South Sudan entered into a mutual agreement to pay about 123 billion shillings owed to 22 companies which lost goods and money following outbreak of civil war in South Sudan the previous year.
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We Are Not Ready For Machar - SS Govt Official fighting in juba 1

Government spokesperson Michael Makuei says Machar is welcome to Juba as an ordinary citizen but not as President Salva Kiirs deputy.
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Gulu To Vaccinate South Sudan Refugees fighting in juba 5

Gulu district local government has resolved to immunize South Sudan nationals in the district against Hepatitis E and Polio in a bid to prevent any possibilities of an outbreak.
09:20
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12,600 South Sudan Refugees In Uganda - OPM southern sudan 1

Up to 12,600 South Sudanese nationals have sought asylum in Uganda since fighting started in their country almost three weeks ago.
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Uncertainty For Uganda's Exports As Fighting Continues South Sudan fighting in juba 2

As the South Sudan crisis continues to escalate, Uganda’s exports to that country are being affected but with likely outcome yet to be known. Uganda exported goods worth Shillings one trillion to South Sudan in 2012; however with the crisis that has now entered its third week these figures are likely to remain unmatched, if it drags on.
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MPs Back UPDF Deployment In South Sudan president museveni 3 1

Some Members of Parliament have supported the move by government to deploy the of Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) in South Sudan.
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Museveni In Juba To Aid Peace Efforts fighting in juba

President Yoweri Museveni has threatened the South Sudan rebel Chief Riek Machar with defeat if refuses to heed to the ceasefire proposals.
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More Ugandans Evacuated From South Sudan juba 2

Over 750 Ugandans that had been trapped in one of South Sudan states are being returned home following an evacuation exercise by the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces—UPDF. Fred Opolot, the Uganda Foreign Affairs Ministry Spokesperson says 13 buses each carrying 60 people arrived safely in South Sudan capital Juba on Sunday and would be heading home escorted by the UPDF.
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IGAD Issues 19-Point Plan On South Sudan Conflict fighting in juba

Reviewing of the status of the detainees in recognition of their role in finding a peaceful solution to the political crisis also forms part of the decision.
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600 Camped At Uganda's Embassy In Juba fighting in juba

At least 600 Ugandans are camped at the country’s Embassy in Juba, South Sudan waiting to be evacuated. Ofwono Opondo, the Uganda Media Centre Executive Director, says another 88 Ugandans were evacuated this afternoon, among them 16 children and the critically injured.
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EAC Calls For Immediate Ceasefire In South Sudan southern sudan

The East African Community—EAC Secretary General Richard Sezibera has called for an immediate ceasefire as South Sudan’s conflict enters its fifth day.
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South Sudan Rebels Take Bor Town dr riek machar Top story

Fighting in South Sudan is escalating into a civil war with the rebel soldiers taking over Bor, a key town some 200kms north of the capital Juba. This comes just three days after President Salva Kiir told the media that soldiers loyal to sacked vice president Riek Machar had tried to stage a coup in Juba.
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Another Ugandan Shot Dead In Juba Fighting dr riek machar

Another Ugandan national has been shot dead in the ongoing fighting in the South Sudanese capital, Juba. The dead has been identified only as Aloro, a driver from Koboko, who has been working with Civicon construction company in Juba. On Monday, a Ugandan national was reportedly shot dead in the fighting.
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27 Dead In Juba Fighting dr riek machar

There is still tension in Juba, the South Sudanese capital following what President Salva Kiir called an attempted military take-over of government on Monday. At least 27 people have been killed in clashes, according to Makur Korion, the Under-Secretary for Health. More than 150 others were injured in the fighting.
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Ugandan Shot Dead in Juba Fighting fighting in juba Top story

Though the dead man\'s identity could not be established, Katende says that the vehicle carrying the body was being escorted by the Uganda Police from Nimule, headed for Arua town.
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Fresh Fighting Reported Near Juba Airport fighting in juba

Fresh fighting is being reported in Juba just hours after South Sudan President Salva Kiir announced that his government forces had quashed an attempted coup.
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12 Buses Stuck At Nimule After Juba Fighting dr riek machar Top story

At least 12 buses from Kampala are stuck at Nimule border town following hours of heavy fighting in the South Sudan capital, Juba. Air Uganda and Kenya Airways have cancelled their scheduled flights to Juba amid reports that the Juba Airport has been closed.
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Heavy Fighting Reported In Juba fighting in juba Top story

Heavy gunfire is being reported in the South Sudanese capital, Juba, in what appears to be a widening split between President Salva Kiir and sacked vice president Riek Machar.
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